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Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Human Resources

Knowledgable | Helpful | Responsive

Phone: 503-823-3572

Benefits Line: 503-823-6031

Job Hotline: 503-823-4573

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Rm 404, Portland, OR 97204

Labor Relations

Labor / Employee Relations provides advice, counsel and training to bureau managers and supervisors on a range of Labor and Employment related issues and challenges. 

Labor Relations representatives:

  • Answer questions and provide advice regarding the application, interpretation and implementation of collective bargaining agreements
  • Provide information to manager and supervisors on labor and employment related laws, discipline/discharge, layoff/recall and termination policies and procedures which governs each collective bargaining agreement
  • Administer the City’s Commercial Driver License (CDL) compliance program
  • Provide support for the Unemployment Insurance Claim process

Heartbleed Security Notice

A serious security vulnerability known as "Heartbleed" was recently discovered in OpenSSL, a popular software library commonly used by many websites on the internet to encrypt communication between a user's computer and a web server.

PortlandOregon.gov is NOT affected by this vulnerability as it does not use the OpenSSL software library. Please rest assured we are dedicated to protecting your security on this website.