Human Resources

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Department of Labor Poster: Families First Coronavirus Response Act (PDF)

Department of Labor Questions and Answers Link: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic/ffcra-questions 

City of Northampton FFCRA Leave Request: Request For Leave Coronavirus 2020 (PDF)

Responsibilities

The Human Resources Department is charged with providing personnel and labor relations services to the mayor, city council, all city departments, the school department, Smith Vocational High School, city and school retirees, and in certain instances, Forbes and Lilly Libraries.

Services

  • Recruitment
  • Hiring
  • Salary administration
  • Benefit administration
  • Employee training
  • Collective bargaining
  • Workers’ compensation and I.O.D. claims management
  • Media relations
  • Unemployment administration
  • DOT / CDL testing administration