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The Personnel Department of the City of Bogalusa is located in the City Hall Annex on Arkansas Avenue. The City of Bogalusa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and complies with all federal and state employment laws and city ordinances.
Personnel department.
The head of the personnel department shall be the director of personnel who shall be appointed by the mayor, subject to confirmation by the council, and shall serve at the pleasure of the mayor. The director of personnel, at the time of appointment, shall have at least a bachelor's degree in business or public administration or related field from an accredited college or university and at least two (2) years' experience in a responsible personnel administration position, or at least four (4) years' experience in a responsible personnel administration position.

The director of personnel shall be responsible for developing and maintaining a system of personnel administration that provides the means to recruit, select, develop and maintain an effective and responsive work force. The system shall include policies and procedures for employee hiring and advancement, training and career development, safety, job classification, salary administration, retirement, fringe benefits, discipline, discharge and other related activities. The director of personnel shall perform such other duties as may be directed by the mayor.
The major services that the City of Bogalusa Personnel Department offers are:
  • Responsible for all personnel administration of the City of Bogalusa employees;
  • Administers the hiring, processing, and orientation of all new employees;
  • Monitor personnel policies and new employment legislation as they relate to the city and our employees; and
  • Provide advice on employment and organizational matters to the City Council, Mayor, and other Departments.