Human Resources Director

City of Vallejo

Located midway between the cities of Sacramento and San Francisco, Vallejo (pop. 121,000) is a rapidly changing friendly and diverse waterfront community that takes pride in its 148-year history and maritime heritage.  The City of Vallejo relies on the Human Resources Department to recruit, retain, and develop a highly-qualified, diverse workforce and to ensure compliance with federal and state personnel mandates.  The Human Resources Department is supported by 12 staff members and has an annual budget of $1.18 million.


The ideal candidate will be a hands-on human resources professional with a strong foundation in public sector personnel management and a well-rounded background in all human resource disciplines. Along with being an exceptional mentor and manager, knowledge of contemporary HR principles and practices will also be expected. A Bachelor’s degree and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in personnel management including two (2) years in supervisory capacity are desired.  A Master’s degree is preferred.


Salary range up to $180,264. Compensation also includes competitive benefits package. The closing date for this recruitment is midnight, Sunday, March 18, 2018. Detailed brochure and to apply online, visit