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City of Belleville
101 S. Illinois St.
Belleville, IL 62220
Ph: 618-233-6810

Human Resources
The Human Resources Department oversees the hiring process for all City positions except Police Officers and Fire Fighters. This process includes advertising, processing and evaluating employment applications, as well as often participating in the interview and selection process. The Human Resources Department maintains all personnel related records and files for all City positions except Police Officers and Fire Fighters.

The Human Resources Department is responsible for the development and administration of personnel and employment related policies throughout the City. The department also assists with the training and development of City employees.

The Human Resources Department is also responsible for administrating the City’s Risk Management Program to minimize loss from exposure to property, liability, and personnel risks. This department serves as a  liaison between the City and the insurance provider to expedite all claims.

The Human Resources Department assists with human relations issues in the City, serving for example as a support liaison between the City Government and the Belleville Human Relations Commission, the Center for Racial Harmony.

Hiring Policy
The City of Belleville affirmatively recruits, hires, trains, and promotes the most qualified persons into all job levels without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability.

The City of Belleville is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer (EEO).

Submitting an Application
To be considered for one of the posted positions, an Employment Application must be completed and returned to the Human Resource Department no later than 4:30 pm on the closing date indicated. A detailed resume may be submitted, but is not required.

Union Contracts
The City of Belleville has nine (9) diferent Collective Bargaining Agreements.
Fire Fighters Local 53 staffing four (4) Engine Houses
Laborers Local 459 representing employees in the Cemetery, Street Department and Sewer Lines
Library (AFSCME) Local 1765 at both our Main Branch and West End Library
Operating Engineers Local 148 servicing our Waste Water Treatment Plant
Police Officers representing Police Officers and Sergeants
Service Employees Local 116 representing our Maintenance Department and Custodians
Teamster Clerical Local 50 which is our Administrative staff in most departments
Teamster Drivers Local 50 which supports our employees in the Parks, Sanitation, Sewer Lines and Street Departments
Telecommunicators and Secretaries in our Police Department

Contact Us
Sherry Favre
Director of Human Resources & Community Development

Parks & Recreation/Human Resources Admin Building
510 W. Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220

Ph: 618-233-6810 x 2280

Mon - Fri
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.