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