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Due to the declared State of Emergency related to the COVID-19 virus, The Human Resources Department is operating on a limited basis. Should you need assistance, please contact our office through one of the following ways:

Email: ​

Employment or FMLA (603) 792-6808
Benefits: (603)792-6809
Compensation: (603) 792-6811

We apologize for any inconvenience this situation may cause, however these measure have been imposed to protect our patrons and staff.  Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.


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Our Mission is to attract, retain and develop the best, most qualified employees for City Government. We strive to improve productivity and promote quality performance of every employee. We provide highly effective human resources services supporting employment processes from recruitment through retirement.

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Kathleen Ferguson
HR Director

Contact Information

City of Manchester
Human Resources Dept.

One City Hall Plaza
Manchester, NH 03101

Phone: (603) 624-6543
Fax: (603) 628-6065

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm
Evening hours available by appt.

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City Employee Announcements

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Published: 03/26/2020 5:06 PM

** EMPLOYEE RIGHTS under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act**

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or ACT) requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. These provisions will apply from April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. 

See Flyer for details on paid leave entitlements, eligibility and qualifying reasons for leave related to COVID-19.

Employee Rights Flyer


FY 2021 Open Enrollment-May 4, 2020-May 17, 2020

Published: 06/03/2019 10:00 AM

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