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Human Resources

Patricia C Washington, Director of Human Resources
Phone Number (860)652-7501
Fax Number     (860)652-7505


The principal programs, services, and activities offered by this division are:

  • Attract, develop and retain a diverse, well-qualified and professional workforce that reflects the high standards of the community we serve.
  • Ensure proper compensation and classification for all positions in the Town’s structure.
  • Advises and counsels department directors and staff on employee related matters.
  • Updates and administers the Town’s benefits programs for employees and retirees.
  • Provide appropriate programs for training and developing employees.
  • Cultivate a work environment ensuring successful employee relations.
  • Manages labor relations and contract administration.
  • Ensures compliance with employment laws and government regulation impacting employment.
  • Updates and interprets employee handbook, labor contracts, and Federal, State and local laws impacting employment.

Mission Statement

In support of the Town Of Glastonbury’s Vision and Goals and Objectives, it is the Human Resource’s Mission to support the total organization by providing solutions to workplace issues that support and optimize operating principles enabling employees to contribute at optimum levels. This will be accomplished through developing and implementing policies, programs and services in all personnel operations with integrity, responsiveness and sensitivity to employees and other customers.

Goals and Objectives Fiscal 2014-2015

  • Work with employees to serve as "Wellness Champions" within each department, to encourage participation in the Wellness initiatives.  Improve participation by 30% by the end of the fiscal year June 2015.
  • Coordinate OSHA visit to all work sites to provide a courtesy inspection of each area to ensure compliance with standards and requirements. Ensure departments and employees are receiving mandatory trainings to stay in compliance with OSHA.
  • Start Phase II of integrating all employee data into the MUNIS system.
  • Work with CIRMA (Connecticut InterLocal Risk Management Agency) to offer more specialized training to employees in an effort to control Workers' Compensation claims.


The Human Resources Department is comprised of Human Resources and the Customer Service Center.  

The Human Resources Department is located on the second floor of Town Hall.  Our mailing address is:

                            Town of Glastonbury
                            Human Resources Department
                            PO Box 6523
                            Glastonbury  CT  06033-6523

Our physical address is:

                            2155 Main Street
                            Glastonbury CT


Last updated: 9/26/2014 11:35:25 AM