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Delaware Department of
Human Resources

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 DHR Director"It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the website of the State of Delaware's Department of Human Resources which provides support and administers programs to current, retired and prospective employees. Our department is responsible for: Personnel Management, Diversity and Inclusion, Labor Relations and Employment Practices, Statewide Benefits, and Women's Advancement and Advocacy. We are searching for talented and dedicated individuals who are interested in a career in public service. The State of Delaware offers employment opportunities in a variety of fields. Please visit the Delaware Employment Link to find the one that's right for you."

Secretary Saundra Ross Johnson

In July 2017, the Department of Human Resources was established by House Bill 4 in response to Governor John Carney's recommendation in his Action Plan For Delaware.

"Thank you to members of the General Assembly for their leadership in helping create this agency to focus attention and resources on state government's most important asset – our employees."

Governor John Carney