Human Resources Recruitment & Classification

Classification & Compensation

The Recruitment and Classification Division of Human Resources is responsible for the County’s Classification Plan and conducting classification studies, which could include specification revisions, position reviews, and the creation of new classifications. Recruitment and Classification is also responsible for the creation of a new classifications’ salary range.

  • The Civil Service Commission reviews and adopts all classification changes for classified positions. 
  • The Board of Supervisor’s adopts the establishment of new classifications, unclassified positions, and respective salaries.

For information on the County´s classification plan, questions regarding County classifications or how to request a classification study, please contact the Recruitment and Classification Division at 707-565-2331.

The Employee Labor Relations Division of Human Resources is responsible for contract negotiations, including the negotiation of current job classification salary scales and total compensation. For information on major market studies, union contracts and negotiations, please contact the Employee Relations Division at 707-565-2331.

    Contact Information

    Recruitment & Classification

    Business Hours
    Monday – Friday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    575 Administration Drive
    Room 116 B
    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    38.465237, -122.725363

    R&C Staff Assignments

    Civil Service Commission

    Civil Service Commission

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    Oversees the County personnel system and hears appeals of discipline, lay-off, examination, classification and discrimination.

    Labor Agreements

    Labor Agreements & Salary Resolution

    People working

    Negotiation updates, MOUs and salary resolution information, and bargaining unit contacts.


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