Human Resources

About Us

The Salem Human Resources Department strives to administer comprehensive programs aimed at attracting and retaining a productive and healthy workforce. Our services include:

  • Providing Employment Opportunities
  • Developing training programs designed to meet the futuristic needs of the city's workforce
  • Developing human resources policies that meet the needs of the organization and comply with all applicable regulations
  • Administering a Comprehensive Classification and Compensation Program which attracts and retains applicants
  • Promoting employee health, safety, and wellness
  • Serves as a consultant to city department employees and citizens, to meet the changing needs of the organization and workforce.


To serve our customers, through comprehensive training and wellness programs that are intended to meet the changing needs of the community and attract and retain a diverse and high-quality workforce.