The mission of the Human Resources Office is to provide superior customer service to our current employees, retirees, future employees, and the general public. The department also collaborates with individual county departments to assist in providing guidance to achieve their organizational development goals.
The Office of Human Resources is the central location for monitoring the employment of approximately 1,600 full-time employees and 300 part-time employees within the County of Lancaster Government. Employment opportunities vary widely and cover over 30 departments and the courts. The county also maintains a merit-based hiring system for our Human Services agencies.
The County of Lancaster gives full consideration to the county’s equal opportunity policies in regards to all employment actions.
In addition to posting vacant positions and processing employment applications to individual departments, the Office of Human Resources also is responsible for:
Administering employee benefit programs to current employees and retirees
Providing employee training and development programs