Human Resources


Through sound leadership, fiscal accountability and dedicated teamwork, Douglasville will provide exemplary municipal services while maintaining a standard of "excellence" in city government.


Douglasville is a unique blend of small-town charm coupled with metropolitan amenities. We offer the ideal environment for startups and small businesses, and provide high tech centers and fortune 500 companies the infrastructure for growth. The standard for southern living, Douglasville is the place where innovation meets opportunity. Dedicated to employees, pleasant and responsive to the community and committed to enhancing the quality of life for both visitors and residents alike, Douglasville is the premier city in the nation to live, work, play and raise a family.


  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Respect
  • Fairness
  • Leadership
  • Innovation
  • Transparency

Department Overview

  • Recruitment, examination, and selection of applicants for employment
  • Coordinates employee relations and equal opportunity programs
  • Administers employee compensation, leave, and benefit programs
  • Manages Workers’ Compensation programs
  • Conducts citywide employee training

Department Tasks

  • Provide diverse and skilled applicant pools
  • Classification and compensation administration
  • Employee relations
  • Human resources management tools
  • Policies and procedures
  • Other support to City departments

Department Directors Report

Human Resources Council Report 3.19
  1. Service Awards

    2018 Employee Service Awards

    Honoring Douglasville employees with 5 to 25 years of service... Read on...
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    Human Resources Hosts Employee New Hire Breakfast

    Welcome to the Douglasville family... Read on...
  3. WP at Emp Appr Day

    2018 Employee Appreciation Day

    It gets better every year... Read on...
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  5. Spinach in blender

    Wellness Week Activities Bring Healthy Lifestyle to the Forefront

    Small changes lead to big health benefits for Douglasville employees... Read on...
  6. 2018 Douglasville Interns

    1st Douglasville Internship Program A Success

    Six interns spent this summer learning about Municipal Government... Read on...
  7. Pretty Little Teacups

    "D’ville Derby" Tea Party/Lunch & Learn took “pace” on Tuesday!

    HR is all about improving the health of our employees... Read on...
  8. Admin professionals and walk day 2
  9. 2018 Wear Purple Day

    "Wear Purple Day" For March Of Dimes

    City employees show support for the March of Dimes... Read on...
  10. Promotions 20180330

    Human Resources 2018 First Quarter Promotion Ceremony

    It's good that there's a chance for advancement in an organization... Read on...
  11. HR team at SOAhr awards

    Human Resources Wins A SHRM-Atlanta 2018 IMPACT Award!

    They are now among an elite group of HR professionals... Read on...
  12. Leprechaun at PD

    Lucky Green Grapes Giveaway

    Alas, there was no pot of gold... Read on...
  13. BL contestants

    2018 Biggest Loser Winners

    200 pounds; gone just like that... Read on...