The City of Dubuque Personnel Office is responsible for carrying out all the activities essential to the effective administration of the personnel function.

Responsibilities for the Personnel Office include:
  • Administering the position classification and pay plan
  • Assisting operating departments in the areas of recruitment, selection, placement, and training of employees
  • Representing the City in collective bargaining with five employee unions and administering union contracts
  • Maintaining centralized personnel records
  • Administering a Non-bargaining Unit Personnel Manual
  • Administering all benefits
  • Overseeing the safety function
  • Ensuring compliance with state and federal employment related laws and regulations
  • Administering through the Health Care Committee health, prescription drug, dental, life, and disability insurance plans
Personnel office staff may be contacted at 563.589.4125.

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