Frederick Human Resources Department

Find Frederick Maryland human resources departments. HR departments provide information on management of human resources, payroll, personnel, staffing, careers, employment, jobs and hiring.

Frederick County Human Resources 12 East Church Street Frederick MD 21701 301-600-1070

Frederick Human Resources 100 West Patrick Street Frederick MD 21701 301-694-2133

About Frederick Human Resources Departments

Frederick Human Resources Departments are offices at the Federal, Maryland State, Frederick County, or local level of government that is responsible for attracting, developing, and retaining qualified employees in Frederick, MD. HR Offices in Frederick attract, develop and retain qualified government employees. They also implement and enforce personnel rules and policies, maintain employee records, enforce compliance with labor and employment laws, and manages labor relations. The Human Resources Department is also responsible for Frederick government employee payroll and benefits.

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

Frederick Human Resources Departments coordinate the recruitment process, in cooperation with other departments, in order to fill open Frederick jobs and ensure that the organization's procedures and rules for hiring are followed. Human Resources Departments play a central role in creating and updating job descriptions, posting job announcements, both internally and externally, and reviewing submitted application materials. Human Resources also makes arrangements for interviewing and testing candidates, as well as conducting Frederick background checks, drug tests, and verifying employee credentials.

Employee Training

HR Departments develop training plans that encompass training for new Frederick employees and ongoing training and professional development for existing staff. The Frederick Office of Human Resources also ensures that mandated licenses and certifications, such as Maryland CDL licensing, are maintained and updated as needed.

Frederick Government Employee Payroll & Benefits

The Frederick Department of Human Resources is responsible for processing payroll and administering government employee benefits, including health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, and retirement benefits. Frederick payroll and benefits administration also entails tracking employee use of leave time, including sick, vacation, and personal leave, and determining employee eligibility for various benefits. Human Resources in Frederick County may also serve as a liaison to health insurance companies and other companies contracted for the provision of employee benefits.

Labor Relations

The Human Resources Department spearheads the process for negotiating contracts with employee unions in Frederick. Human Resources Departments ensure that statutory timelines for opening negotiations and rules for considering contract provisions are followed. During labor negotiations, the Frederick Human Resources Department usually works in consultation with labor attorneys, affected departments, and the organization's chief executive. The Human Resources Department may also be responsible for presenting proposed contracts to Frederick County legislative bodies for their consideration. As part of Frederick County labor relations, Human Resources Departments may also mediate labor-management disputes or play a role in processing union grievances.