Director of Human Resources- City of South Gate, California

Salary: $158,112 to $192,180
The City offers an attractive benefits package.
Initial filing date: Friday, August 19, 2022.

The City of South Gate, CA is seeking a Director of Human Resources.

The Director of Human Resources (Director) is responsible for directing, managing, and integrating broad, comprehensive human resources and risk management programs and services for the City to achieve effective employment, utilization and development of staff, high morale and productivity and effective communication between management and employees and their bargaining representatives. The Director is responsible for a variety of programs and services designed to minimize risk and manage costs associated with workers’ compensation and other risk areas. This position will also provide oversight of other City-wide human resources functions including recruitment, employment, classification, compensation, employee relations, training and development, performance evaluation, benefits, workers’ compensation, and other services.

The Human Resources Department is a newly created department in the City of South Gate. As such, this Director will be the first for the city and will build the inaugural Human Resources Department.

To view additional qualifications and submit your résumé, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) please go to our website:

For additional information contact:

Paula Adams
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3350

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
City of South Gate website:

The City of South Gate is an equal opportunity employer.