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Human Resources Department
68700 Avenida Lalo Guerrero
Cathedral City, CA 92234
Phone: 760-770-0340
Fax: 760-321-4509
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The Human Resources Division is responsible for administering all human resource management and development programs for the City in compliance with all Federal, State and local employment laws and regulations. These include all programs related to employee recruitment, selection and retention, through retirement.

The HR program is responsible for the following:

Developing and administering Human Resources Rules and Regulations as applied to non-represented groups in matters such as recruitment, promotion, reclassification, grievance processing, disciplinary actions, etc.

Negotiating and administering Memoranda of Understanding (MOU’s) with the City’s various employee collective bargaining units

Administering job classification and salary plans for all employee groups

Providing guidance and assistance to City managers on all personnel-related matters, including position definition, recruitment and selection, performance management and employee discipline

Assisting employees with employment and other personnel matters, through retirement

Promoting effective employee and labor relations

Providing for employee and supervisory training

Administering employee benefits programs, including PERS health, dental, vision, group life and disability insurance, and designated retiree benefits

Managing Worker’s Compensation claims processing and administration

Coordinating the City’s Collective Risk Management program and participating in the Collective Risk Management Team

The Human Resources program is also responsible for monitoring medical and legal costs and third party administration of disability and liability claims and payments.

Last updated: 2/7/2017 2:51:51 PM