About the Seattle Department of Human Resources
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Welcome to the SDHR Web Site
The Seattle Department of Human Resources is responsible for managing programs and services related to the City's
work force. SDHR administers the City's systems and programs for employee development, employment and recruiting,
job classification and compensation, labor relations, benefits, safety, workers' compensation, records and information
management systems, and affirmative action/EEO.
SDHR provides the leadership and expertise to define and direct strategic Citywide human
resource policies and practices.