Aitkin County Human Resources in Aitkin Minnesota

Address and phone number for Aitkin County Human Resources, a Human Resources Department, at 2nd Street Northwest, Aitkin MN.

Aitkin County Human Resources
217 2nd Street Northwest, Aitkin, Minnesota, 56431
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Aitkin County Human Resources

The Aitkin County Human Resources, located in Aitkin, MN, is a government agency that attracts, develops, and retains qualified employees working for the Aitkin government. The Human Resources Department, also called the Personnel Department, provides programs and services for Aitkin employees, including employee development programs, workers' compensation, recruiting programs, and labor relations services. The HR Department also manages Aitkin government employee payroll and benefits.

You may contact the HR Department for questions about:
  • Aitkin government jobs and employment
  • Compensation, payroll, and benefits
  • Employment history verification
  • Government office hours and holiday schedule
  • Civil Service exams in Aitkin County, MN
  • Aitkin government employee forms and applications
Aitkin Government Jobs

The Aitkin County Human Resources plays a central role in Aitkin government recruiting and hiring. The Human Resources Department oversees the recruitment process, working with other departments to fill open Aitkin government positions. The office also ensures that the hiring process complies with the city's procedures and rules for hiring. During the hiring process, the Human Resources Department creates and updates job descriptions, posts job announcements internally and externally, and reviews application materials. The HR Department also schedules interviews and hiring tests, conducts background checks and drug tests, and verifies employee credentials. Contact the Aitkin County Human Resources for information about Aitkin government jobs.

Employee Training and Development

The HR Department develops training plans for new Aitkin employees, including information on benefits, regulations, and Aitkin policies. The Department also conducts professional development training for current employees. Along with overseeing training and development, the Aitkin Office of Human Resources also helps employees earn mandated licenses and certifications, such as Minnesota CDL licenses.

Aitkin Employee Records

The Department of Human Resources maintains employee records for all Aitkin employees. This includes employees working for any Aitkin government agency or office, such as the Department of Transportation, Department of Motor Vehicles, Mayor's Office, and other agencies. While many employee records remain confidential, the HR Department can verify an employee's employment history.

Aitkin Government Employee Payroll & Benefits

The Aitkin County Human Resources processes payroll and administers government employee benefits. These include health insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, sick policies, temporary leave policies, and retirement benefits. Aitkin payroll and benefits administration also covers tracking employee leave time, such as vacation days, sick time, and personal leave. The Department of Human Resources determines employee eligibility for benefits and provides information to employees on their benefits.

Labor Relations

In Aitkin, the Human Resources Department is responsible for negotiating contracts with employee unions. The HR Department ensures that the negotiations follow Aitkin rules, including meeting timelines and contract provisions. During labor negotiations, the HR Department coordinates with labor attorneys, city departments, and employee unions.

Contact the Aitkin County Human Resources

You may contact the Aitkin County Human Resources by calling 218-927-7276, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Aitkin County Human Resources, 217 2nd Street Northwest, Aitkin, Minnesota, 56431.

Map of Aitkin County Human Resources in Aitkin Minnesota