Human Resources

The Human Resources Department plays an integral role in the Village of Buffalo Grove's strategic planning and policy development initiatives.The Human Resources Division responsibilities include the following:
  • Developing, educating, and influencing department heads and supervisors of all levels in the management of human resources
  • Advising first line supervisors by gathering facts, diagnosing problems, providing solutions, and offering objective assistance and guidance on employee-related problems
  • Providing procedures to follow for dealing with employee grievances, counseling employees on performance issues, and/or handling discipline
  • Assisting department heads in negotiating and administering collective bargaining agreements with employees represented by labor unions
  • Staying current on federal and state legislation affecting public employment
  • Guaranteeing all employees and applicants equal treatment and opportunities under the law