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Human Resources

The Division of Human Resources handles all employment activity relating to hiring and termination, employee grievances and performance, policies and procedures, employee benefits, workers compensation, county insurance, and general information.

The Division of Human Resources handles all employment matters for the Board of Washington County Commissioners employees ONLY.  Our office cannot provide information regarding food stamps, child support, general health questions or citizen complaints.


To support the County’s effort in attracting, developing, retaining, and engaging a high-performing workforce in support of the County’s mission, while promoting diversity, equity, civility, and respect.


To be a resource for County leaders to maximize organizational performance and engage the County’s most important asset, our employees.

For general information questions, please call 211 or visit 211 online at

211 offers assistance with healthcare, mental health & substance abuse, food, utility assistance, legal & tax assistance, children & families, veterans & military, housing & homeless, employment, seniors & people with disabilities, and more.

City of Hagerstown

Social Services

Health Department

Human Resources

100 West Washington Street
Hagerstown, MD  21740

Phone: 240-313-2350
FAX: 240-313-2351

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:30pm

TTY users may call any government office through the Maryland Relay Service 1-800-735-2258

Liberal Leave is in effective for Washington County Government


Liberal leave is in effect for all non-essential personal on Tuesday, February 13, 2024, until noon. Essential personnel are expected to fulfill their duties as usual.

The starting time for today’s Board of County Commissioners meeting will be reevaluated at 9:00 am.

For those required to travel, exercise caution on the roadways. If driving is necessary, ensure your vehicle is completely cleared, drive at a reduced speed, practice caution, and avoid crowding or passing plows.
We’ll keep the public informed of any changes. Stay updated by monitoring Washington County Government’s website and social media channels for the latest information. Your safety is our priority!