Human Resources


Welcome to the Human Resources site of the City of Opa-Locka! We believe that people are the City’s most valuable asset and our goal is to attract and retain employees who are committed to excellence. As our motto states, we are the Great City, and it is important for everyone to achieve and maintain high standards, individually and collectively, thus ensuring that we live up to the expectations of the citizenry of Opa-Locka.

Department Functions

The Human Resources Department is committed to facilitate a work environment where employees achieve excellence in public service. The functions of the department include:

  • Recruitment
  • Benefits administration
  • Compensation and pay plan
  • Employee training and development
  • Employee relations and recognition
  • Risk management
  • Labor relations and collective bargaining
  • Student Internship Program

Our workplace offers an exciting environment where employees can thrive, grow, and be the best that they can be while practicing the core values of the City’s mission: courtesy, integrity, and quality service.