Ramsey County Human Resources Department

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


Maplewood Human Resources 1830 County Road D Maplewood MN 55109 651-249-2051


Ramsey County Human Resources 121 7th Place East St. Paul MN 55101 651-266-2700

Saint Paul Human Resources 25 West 4th Street St. Paul MN 55102 651-266-6600

About Ramsey County Human Resources Departments

Ramsey County Human Resources Departments are offices at the Federal, Minnesota State, Ramsey County, or local level of government that is responsible for attracting, developing, and retaining qualified employees in Ramsey County, MN. HR Offices in Ramsey County 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 Ramsey County government employee payroll and benefits.

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

Ramsey County Human Resources Departments coordinate the recruitment process, in cooperation with other departments, in order to fill open Ramsey County 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 Ramsey County background checks, drug tests, and verifying employee credentials.

Employee Training

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

Ramsey County Government Employee Payroll & Benefits

The Ramsey County Department of Human Resources is responsible for processing payroll and administering government employee benefits, including health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, and retirement benefits. Ramsey County 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 Ramsey 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 Ramsey County. Human Resources Departments ensure that statutory timelines for opening negotiations and rules for considering contract provisions are followed. During labor negotiations, the Ramsey County 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 Ramsey County legislative bodies for their consideration. As part of Ramsey County labor relations, Human Resources Departments may also mediate labor-management disputes or play a role in processing union grievances.