Human Resources Manager – Tacoma Public Utilities

Company Name: City of Tacoma, Washington
Phone Number: (916) 471-3134
City: Tacoma
State/Provence: California
Zip: 98402
Job Title: Human Resources Manager – Tacoma Public Utilities
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Management
Posting Start Date: April 15, 2016
Salary: up to $107,411
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

City of Tacoma, Washington

Human Resources Manager – Tacoma Public Utilities
Annual salary range: up to $107,411 (actual salary will depend on the qualifications of the successful candidate).
The city provides an excellent benefits package.
Application deadline: Monday, May 16, 2016

The City of Tacoma, a diverse, progressive, international port city of approximately 203,446 residents, serves as a gateway to the Pacific Rim and the rest of the world. The City seeks a Human Resources Manager to assist in the administration, supervision, and operations of the human resources staff of Tacoma Public Utilities (TPU) while addressing the specific human resources interests of TPU.

The Human Resources Department provides comprehensive human resource services to support high-performing City operations while serving as advisors and strategic partners for all City managers and supervisors on human resource management, labor relations, risk management and safety, training and organizational development, healthcare benefits and wellness programs, equal employment opportunity, and represents City management on matters brought to the Civil Service Board. Department resources include a staff of 40 employees and a 2015-16 Biennial Budget of approximately $3.1 million (General Fund) and $180.4 million (General Fund and oversight of the Risk and Benefits funds).

Experience Required:

The ideal Human Resources Manager candidate will be an accomplished human resources professional with experience serving in a public utility environment. The ideal candidate will bring a strong customer ethic, and exceptional interpersonal skills to build partnerships, and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.

A relevant Bachelor’s degree and six years of professional experience in human resources, three of which includes supervision or management of one or more human resources functions are expected.

How to Apply:

Please send cover letter and resume (showing years and months of current and prior employment dates), indication of current salary and six work-related references

For additional information about this position, please contact:

Stuart Satow
Ph: 916 471-3134
Fx: 916 561-7205

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
City of Tacoma, Washington website:


The City of Tacoma, Washington is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting End Date: May 16, 2016