PIA Press Release
Tuesday, January 03, 2012
DPWH-4th LED engineer passes CSC-DPWH 2011 promotional examby Marivic Alcober
TACLOBAN CITY, Leyte, Jan. 3 (PIA) -- District Engineer Lino C. Gonzalez of the Leyte Fourth Engineering District of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Region 8 disclosed that his assistant, District Engineer Irwin L. Antonio successfully passed the recently conducted Civil Service Commission-DPWH Promotional Examination, 2nd Level held last October 1, 2011 in Cebu City.
The said nationwide examination, according to Gonzalez, was specifically intended only for DPWH Engineers who are holders of Engineer III and above positions.
Out of the 42 who took the examination from region 8, only four examinees passed the said examination, he added.
The promotional exam conducted contains 200 items wherein subject areas covered centered on analytical and managerial abilities. The examination aims to measure the capability of the examinee in handling higher position.
Further, Gonzalez opined that the promotional examination is quite difficult and tough however, passing the said examination will give a positive impact to DPWH for having competent engineers. Likewise, he concluded, this will also encourage more engineers in the Department to be more effective and competitive in performance of their responsibilities
On the other hand, during the recently held Christmas party of DPWH personnel last December 21, three DPWH 4th LED employees were given special awards through Plagues of Appreciation because of its being No. 1 in District Performance regionwide for the month of October, 2011.
The DPWH 4th LED awardees were District Engineer Lino Francisco C. Gonzalez; ADE Irwin L. Antonio; and Joel Perez, the Chief for the Construction Section for his being the best chief construction engineer. (PIA-8)