Non-Disciplinary Disposition

If it becomes necessary to transfer permanently one or more employees from one geographical location to one or more work locations in different cities, employees at the original geographical location who are working in the affected classes shall be given an opportunity to express their desires for transfer. In such cases the department head shall give considera­tion to length of service and transportation factors along with such job related criteria as he/she deems appropriate.

Nothing shall preclude a department head from temporarily assigning employees to work at a different geographical location when prompt action is required by the needs of the County.