Human Resources

The City’s Human Resources Department offers a variety of services to support all departments as well as a commitment to quality public service. We have resources to offer to current employees and past employees, citizens, and prospective employees. We provide a consistent and confidential environment where we strategically partner with departments to provide guidance and assistance in the following areas:

  • Recruitment
  • Compensation
  • Development of our workforce
  • Employee relations
  • Worker’s compensation administration
  • Benefits administration
  • Regulatory compliance

Employee Survey

The City of Charlottesville, Virginia, surveyed its employees to understand how staff members feel about their jobs. The City wanted to gauge employee satisfaction and identify areas of improvement to maintain retention.  The last administration of this survey was in 2017.

Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Certified Organization LogoThe City of Charlottesville is a proud Virginia Values Veterans (V3)-certified organization.


The City of Charlottesville is dedicated to helping ensure that our benefits are equitably extended to our entire workforce, irrespective of sexual orientation and gender identity.