The Personnel and Risk Management program contributes to the City's organizational vision by providing a personnel system which ensures the selection of qualified individuals for City employment; equal opportunity for candidates for position in the City's service, and legal adherence to federal, state and local employment laws and guidelines. This department administers the employee compensation, benefits, and training programs that serve to attract and keep high caliber employees in the City service. Additionally, this program manages the City's General Liability, Workers Compensation and property and insurance programs.
Personnel staff conducts recruitment and selection of candidates for positions in City service; administers the City's Personnel Rules and Regulations, and related policies; administers the City's employee benefit program including health, dental, retirement and life insurance; and coordinates various employee training and recognition programs. This program also provides administrative oversight of the City's General Liability, Workers Compensation, Property and insurance programs.