Human Resources

What We Do in Human Resources

The Human Resources (HR) Division is committed to providing the City of Saratoga and the citizens of Saratoga a diverse, competent, trained, and professional workforce by attracting the most talented applicants and providing personnel services to City departments and employees- the City's most important resources.

The HR Division encourages effective employee relations with employees by supporting a positive, productive, and respectful work environment. Core services provided comply with employment laws, regulations, and accepted employment practices including: employee relations, labor contract negotiations, recruitment and selection, position classification and analysis, salary administration, volunteer placement, health and safety - including the management of the ABAG wellness grant and workers compensation programs and administration of the various employee benefit programs, and professional development - including coordinating the City's tuition reimbursement program as well as a variety of professional trainings, including those that are legally mandated.