City of Athens

Athens City Hall Administrative Offices
508 East Tyler Street
Athens, Texas 75751
Phone: (903) 675-5131
Fax: (903) 675-7562

Human Resources

Athens City Hall
508 East Tyler St.
Athens, Texas 75751

Phone: (903) 675-5131
Fax: (903) 675-7562

Department Purpose:

The Human Resources Manager is responsible for providing a focal point for all Human Resources, Risk Management and Civil Service related activities.

Departmental Objectives: 

   ♦  Provides direction and leadership for a comprehensive human resources program.

   ♦  Serves as a champion for workplace and organizational development.

   ♦  Advises Department Heads on organizational, employee relations, and retention issues.

   ♦  Oversees insurance coverage on City assets and corresponding liabilities.

   ♦  Serves as the City's Risk Manager.

   ♦  Responsible for Civil Service activities in coordination with the Civil Service Commission.

The Human Resources Manager's office is also responsible for:

  Job Application Procedures                        Civil Service Commission

  Information to Applicants                             Job Application 

  Job Postings                                               Employee Benefits Overview