Director of Human Resources

City of Temple, TX

Job Details

  • Job Function: Human Services Director
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 72,277
  • Where: 2 N Main Street, Temple, TX
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Apr 25 2018

Deadline: May 25 2018


Temple, Texas, is ideally situated along the Central Texas technology corridor with San Antonio and Austin to the south, and Dallas and Fort Worth to the north. A principal city in the Killeen-Temple- Fort Hood Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has an estimated population of 428,000, Temple covers 75.15 square miles and offers an exceptional quality of life to approximately 79,286 residents.

The City of Temple is a full-service, home rule city operating under a council-manager form of government. The City Council, comprised of a Mayor and four Council members, appoints a professional City Manager to lead and direct the daily operations of the organization. The City has a staff of 850 employees and an adopted budget of $146,359,516. Under administrative direction of the City Manager, or her designee, the Director of Human Resources develops, directs, and provides human resource programs and services for the City. The City is seeking an exceptional leader and experienced human resources professional to be its next Director of Human Resources. The successful candidate will be a highly effective communicator who will empower staff to excel in their operations.

The selected candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in human resource management, business administration, or a closely related field and have five years of experience in professional human resource administration or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A master’s degree and certification as a Professional in Human Resources (SHRM or PHR) are preferred qualifications.

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For more information on this position contact:
Lissa Barker, Senior Vice President
Strategic Government Resources