It is the policy of Midland County, Texas to assure equal employment opportunity to its employees and applicants for employment on the basis of fitness and merit without regard to:
Midland County will follow this policy in all of the following areas:
Promotion into all classifications
Returns from layoff
Social and recreational programs
Tours of duty
Use of County facilities
It is not the intent of this policy to permit or require the lowering of bona fide job requirements or qualifications standards to give preference to any employee or applicant for employment. However, we will take positive affirmative measures in accordance with the prevailing Federal and state law to recruit minorities, females and persons with disabilities to all levels of county government.
This policy will be implemented in accordance with the County’s Equal Employment Opportunity Plan (EEOP). Any employee of the Midland County who fails to comply with this policy is subject to appropriate disciplinary action.