Human Resources Director
Dorchester County Government

Full time with Benefits
Salary Commensurate with Qualifications

This position is responsible for the operations of Human Resources. This position is responsible for administering and coordinating the policies, programs and operations related to the management of the personnel function for Dorchester County Government. This position reports directly to the County Manager. This position will provide leadership and counsel in connection with personnel issues, ensures compliance with appropriate governmental and other regulatory and reporting requirements, ensures fairness of hiring and employment practices, compensation, classification and recruitment.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in human resources, business administration, public administration or closely related field is preferred.

Experience: Five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in Human Resources management, preferably at the governmental level or any equivalent combination which provides required knowledge, skills and abilities. Supervisory experience of Human Resources staff is required.

Licenses, Registrations, Certifications, and Other Special Requirements:
A valid Maryland Driver’s license.
Prefer SHRM or HRCI Human Resources Certifications

To apply forward completed County application to HR, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, MD 21613 2/13/2023. Position will remain open until filled. Applications can be downloaded at