Human Resources

The Department of Human Resources is a full service department supporting a comprehensive range of personnel needs, many of which are driven by evolving State and Federal legislation. The Department performs various Human Resource functions by taking the following actions:

  • developing and interpreting policy
  • acting as internal consultants to all departments on personnel related issues
  • maintaining employment practices consistent with applicable legislation
  • resolving employee concerns, grievances, and appeals
  • administering and resolving workers’ compensation and unemployment issues and claims
  • providing training and development
  • maintaining equitable and competitive compensation practices
  • managing the City’s insurance programs

Mission Statement

The City of South Houston Human Resources Department is dedicated to fulfilling our obligations to our employees, the City and to ourselves by providing quality support and service.

We Commit:

  • To ensure that the assistance and advice we provide is timely, accurate and complete.
  • To interrelated departmental professionalism and expertise by working in a cooperative spirit to better the quality of service provided by the City of South Houston.
  • To recognize the value of City employees and acknowledge the dedicated service of retirees through a continued responsiveness to employee needs and searching for solutions to areas of concern.
  • To strive for excellence by continually seeking ways to improve individual and team effectiveness and to enhance the performance of the department.
  • To encourage better management practices by consistency in policy and procedure interpretation and providing assistance for developing a progressive approach to management.
  • To motivate departments by providing useful information to increase awareness and maintain a safe working environment by encouraging safe work habits.
  • To initiate and develop loyalty to the organization that is reflected in our inner pride and seen through performance.
  • To provide protection for liability losses to the public and for other losses to the City’s financial assets, property, and personnel.

Our Standards for Achievement:

  • As a team we recognize that the manner in which we pursue our mission is as important as the achievement of the mission itself.
  • We also acknowledge that our ability to achieve our mission is directly linked to the manner in which we support our fellow team members.
 
 
 
 

City Hall

1018 Dallas St
South Houston Texas 77587
(713) 947-7700
(xxx) xxx-xxxx fax

Police Department

1101 Dallas St
South Houston Texas 77587
(713) 944-1910
(xxx) xxx-xxxx fax

Public Works

1018 State St
South Houston Texas 77587
(713) 947-7700
(xxx) xxx-xxxx fax

Billing and Utilities

1018 Dallas St
South Houston Texas 77587
(713) 947-7700
(xxx) xxx-xxxx fax

Municipal Court

1019 Dallas St
South Houston Texas 77587
(713) 947-7700
(xxx) xxx-xxxx fax