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Address: 
900 E. Broad St., Suite 902
Richmond, VA 
23219 USA 

Fax: 804-646-6856 

About the Department of Human Resources 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Human Resources is to provide high quality collaborative services  in recruitment, benefits administration, consulting, professional and organizational development, and retention for administrators, staff and prospective  employees of the City Of Richmond that add value to our diverse and inclusive organization through  fair, consistent and policy compliant methods.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to be an employer of choice focused on delivering premier and innovative services that are results oriented.

Core Values

  • Accountability
  • Ethical and Legal Practices
  • Honesty/Integrity
  • Continuous Improvement/Efficiency
  • Courtesy/ Customer Service/ Sensitivity
  • Teamwork
  • Contribution to the whole of the City Of Richmond
  • Proactive & Positive Organizational Management
  • Quality Work Products and Services

Department Overview 

The Department of Human Resources provides leadership, development and administration of the City’s human resources program by: delivering effective and cost-efficient recruitment and selection consulting services; designing and administering classification, compensation and performance evaluations systems; providing timely and comprehensive consultation, investigation and resolution of grievances, disciplinary actions and complaints; providing specialized services in the areas of policy development and administration, policy review and interpretation , and administration; creating and implementing employee development and recognition programs and services; and developing, administering and communicating health, life, and supplemental benefit programs.

The City of Richmond is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free work environment.

While visiting our various links, if you discover that your questions were not addressed, please contact (804) 646-5660 or submit your questions and comments to AskHR@richmondgov.com.