About the Department of Personnel

City of St. Louis Department of Personnel

The Personnel Department is responsible for administering the Civil Service System under the guidelines established in Article XVIII of the City Charter. The Department of Personnel is responsible for: the preparation of rules; the classification plan; the compensation plan; the service rating plan; eligible lists, as needed; and the certification of names of eligible candidates to appointing authorities for filling vacancies in competitive positions; providing training and organizational development programs; employee welfare; employee morale; and employee transactions. The Director of Personnel serves as the Secretary of the Civil Service Commission and Secretary of the Employees Retirement System.

Learn more and review the sections below:

Documents Pertaining to the Department of Personnel Functions

Employee Wellness Documents

Employee Benefits
The Employee Benefits Section administers the full spectrum of employee benefit programs available to City employees and their families. The Benefits Section also administers the Retiree and COBRA insurance programs. City Benefits Fax: 314-436-7405 City Benefits Phone: 314-622-3200 Police Division Benefits Fax: 314-589-8110 Police Division Benefits Phone: 314-589-8104

Employee Wellness
The City of St. Louis offers an Employee Wellness Program funded through a partnership with BJC

Ordinances and Regulations Documents
Documents pertaining to Ordinances and Regulations

Personnel Department
The Personnel Department handles the City's Human Resources needs and responsibilities.

Personnel News
News announcements and notices from the Personnel Department

Personnel Sections
Personnel Divisions

Work For the City
We are happy you are interested in working for the City. You are in the right place to begin your application.

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