SUCSS finds that 90% of audited AP positions should be Civil Service

The State Universities Civil Service System (SUCSS) has released its report for the audit conducted during 2013. Of the 320 positions audited, the SUCSS auditor stated that 289 “were performing duties matching the specifications for various Civil Services classifications.” That means 90% of the positions were improperly classified in the opinion of SUCSS.

Examples of titles that SUCSS believes should ALWAYS be classified as Civil Service:

  • Academic advisors
  • Coordinators of e-learning
  • Associate directors of communications
  • Directors of course delivery
  • Research specialists
  • IT specialists

To view the full audit report, you may download it from SUCSS:
http://www.sucss.illinois.gov/documents/Audit/reports/592.pdf