Office of Human Resources

Recruiting, developing, and retaining a qualified and diverse workforce for the City of Philadelphia.

Office of Human Resources

The City of Philadelphia’s Administrative Board is hosting its regularly scheduled public meeting on May 8, 2020 at 3:30 PM. In light of the current COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings, the meeting will be virtual. You may access the meeting on May 8th through webex or by calling Toll Free 1 (866) 523-9994. The meeting ID is 352 203 347.  The password is MayAdBoard. Please only join the meeting either by computer or by phone. Please remember to mute the mics on your computers and phones to eliminate background noise and avoid interference with the Board’s proceedings. If you have any trouble connecting to the meeting, please call (267) 438-7114.

What we do

The Office of Human Resources (OHR) works with City departments, agencies, boards, and commissions to attract and keep a talented and diverse workforce for the City of Philadelphia. The City employs over 25,000 people in more than 1,000 different job categories. We are committed to developing careers that make a difference in the lives of others.

Our office:

  • Promotes employee growth and development.
  • Ensures a supportive work environment.
  • Provides education and training programs.
  • Manages employee benefits.
  • Makes sure employees understand City policies.


1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
15th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102-1675

Looking for more information?

You can find more about the office of Human Resources on the City's legacy pages.