Human Resources

Yakima County Human Resources serves the County by focusing efforts on the County’s most valuable asset, its employees. It is our mission to:
  • Attract and retain a qualified and competent work force
  • Enhance the quality and capabilities of our employees through training and development to promote individual success and increase overall value to the organization
  • Establish, administer and effectively communicate sound employment policies, rules and practices that:
    • Treat employees with dignity and equality
    • Recognize and promote the value of a safe work environment rich in diversity and cultural awareness
    • Ensure compliance with employment and labor laws
We achieve this through teamwork, proactive efforts, professionalism and the ability to have fun.