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

Interim Human Resources Director:  Gary Whittle

Department Purpose:

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

Departmental Objectives: 

   ♦  Maintain accurate personnel records.
   ♦  Assure insurance coverage on City assets and for corresponding liabilities.
   ♦  Coordinate Civil Service activities with Civil Service Commission.
   ♦  Serve as City's Risk Manager.
Advise Department Heads on disciplinary action.

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

   ♦ Job Application Procedures

   ♦ Civil Service Commission

   ♦ Information to Applicants

   ♦ Job Application

   ♦ Job Postings