The Department of Human Resources facilitates the effective delivery of city services through the establishment of professional human resources management program.

Establishes the City of Chicago’s human resources policies; manages and approves all human resources functions within the City; advises City departments and Department Heads on human resources matters; ensures a fair and equitable hiring process through the use of CAREERS, our award winning job search engine; and directs the creation of programs that promote employee development and enhance management skills for employees and supervisors throughout City government.

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 Department Main Office

Human Resources

  • Phone: 312.744.4966
    TTY: 312.744.5035
    Fax: 312.744.2563
  • 121 N LaSalle St
    Room 100
    Chicago, IL 60602   
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