Human Resources – Mission & Roles

Mission & Roles

Our Mission...

The mission of the Human Resource Department is to support the City by developing and implementing high quality, state-of-the art personnel programs, thereby allowing employees to focus their efforts on providing East Point citizens services that enhance their quality of life. We seek to provide solutions to workplace issues that support and optimize the operating principles of the City.

The Roles of Human Resources

The City of East Point Human Resources Department supports a culture of high performance and professional engagement. We inspire excellence by delivering innovative solutions and exceptional service. We provide comprehensive human resources services to City employees and the public by enhancing the overall climate and quality of work life.

The Human Resources Department strives to ensure that City of East Point salaries are competitive. The department annually conducts salary surveys on various positions as a means to monitor the competitiveness of the City’s pay plan. This and the City of East Point’s excellent benefits package have had a positive and profound effect on employee retention.

The Department supports 15 municipal departments and a workforce of approximately 580 employees. Collaboratively working with City leadership and employees, we strive to create and improve programs that are designed to attract and retain the brightest, most talented and dedicated employees.

  • Recruitment & Selection
  • Compensation & Classification Administration
  • Training & Development
  • Employee Benefit Administration
  • Labor & Employee Relations
  • Risk Management

The City’s workforce is committed to providing innovative, efficient, attentive, and courteous service through a set of shared values which include a strong customer service philosophy, accountability, teamwork, commitment to quality and continuous improvement.

We invite you to acquaint yourself with our dynamic City and our exciting employment opportunities.

The City of East Point is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.