The Department of Human Resources recruits and refers job applicants, administers personnel regulations, handles employee payroll and worker's compensation, coordinates the employee benefits package, and directs career development programs.

Human Resources serves as a strategic partner in building, for today and tomorrow, a world-class place to work where people want to come, want to stay, and have opportunities to grow.


  • We offer comprehensive work-life and benefits programs that support employees throughout their career and into retirement.
  • We have a fair and competitive system of rewards and recognition that fosters full development of each employees' ability to contribute to the organization.
  • We support all levels of the organization in developing the ability to achieve goals and missions.
  • We maximize the financial and human resources by providing guidance on the policies and procedures and best practices of Human Resource Management.


The City of Charlottesville Department of Human Resources
P.O. Box 911
605 East Main Street
Charlottesville,VA 22902
Phone: (434)970-3490
Fax: (434)970-3523

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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