Personnel / Human Resources

More About Personnel / Human Resources


The Personnel Clerk assists City departments in attracting, motivating and retaining a qualified, effective and diverse workforce, and provides employment-related services to the city's employees and to job applicants. The Personnel Clerk reports to the City Clerk.

The functions performed by the Personnel Clerk include:
  • Selection and hiring
  • Evaluation and promotion
  • Classification and compensation
  • Benefits coordination
  • Employee relations
  • Training and development

Some of the benefits that we offer our full-time employees include:
  • Medical insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Vacation / holiday pay
  • Sick pay
  • Flexible spending account
  • LAGERS pension plan
  • Direct deposit payroll

The City of Perryville currently employees a staff of 95 full-time employees, 65 part-time employees, 10 elected officials and 45 volunteer firefighters. We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug-free workplace.