Human Resources (HRD)

Human Resources

Human Resources is responsible for attracting, hiring and developing people to do purposeful work. We partner with agencies to build and support a high-performing diverse workforce.


One Ashburton Place, McCormack Building, Room 301, Boston, MA 02108


Civil Service Unit Email
MassHR Employee Service Center Email

Who we serve

We provide support and administer human resource programs and services to current and prospective state employees, agency business partners and select municipal employees.

Our programs and services include:

  • Recruiting new employees
  • Delivering learning and development opportunities for existing employees
  • Administering HR policy, employee benefits, and compensation
  • Offering employee self-service HR related support
  • Administration of collective bargaining agreements and contracts
  • Ensuring an inclusive, safe and productive workplace
  • Administering examinations for public safety and promotional opportunities



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