Welcome to the Personnel Department!

We in Personnel are dedicated to serving our employees with the support they need to continue providing high quality customer service to our citizens.  Personnel is responsible for management of the City’s personnel administrative functions, including performing recruitment and testing processes which upholds the integrity of the hiring process.  Personnel also provides support to employees at all levels on a variety of issues such as new employee orientations, benefits administration, career development, assistance with interpersonal working relationships, training, workers' compensation, retirement planning, maintaining confidential employee records, disciplinary actions, appeal processes, City classification and compensation plan and amendments, risk management,  labor relations and contracts, CalPERS contracts, and a variety of other programs.

The Personnel Office is Located at:

Eureka City Hall
531 K Street
Eureka, CA 95501

Working Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Our Staff:

Gary M. Bird
Personnel Director
(707) 441-4127

Will Folger
Senior Personnel Analyst
(707) 441-4212

Emily Hague
Personnel Analyst
(707) 441-4117

Sally Lindke
Senior Administrative Assistant
(707) 441-4212