The Human Resources Department is the center of human resources activities for Okaloosa County, administering the County's personnel system through the development and uniform application of all personnel policies and procedures. Human Resources provides recruitment and testing services, training, employee relations assistance, records management, and administration of the County's classification and compensation plan. The Human Resources Department also oversees the County's Affirmative Action Program and ensures equal opportunities are afforded to all applicants and employees regardless of race, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, color, marital status, or political affiliation.
The mission of the Human Resources Department is to provide outstanding customer service to citizens and employees of Okaloosa County while developing programs, policies and procedures that:
- enhance organizational effectiveness,
- ensure quality recruitment, retention, training and development
of employees, and
- provide practical and effective solutions to workplace challenges.
Location, Office Hours, and Telephone Numbers
The Human Resources Department's office is located at 601-B North Pearl Street, Crestview, FL 32536. The office hours are Monday thru Friday,6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The telephone number is (850) 689-5870, and the fax number is (850) 689-5889.