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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Human Resources

Knowledgeable | Helpful | Responsive

Phone: 503-823-3572

Benefits Line: 503-823-6031

1120 SW 5th Ave, Room 987, Portland, OR 97204

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Additional Resources


As a new employee you have many optional resources to help support you in your new position.  Use the links below to access commonly used services and added benefits.

Office Equipment Set Up Job Aid

How to set up your computer, email, printer, phone, mail, and fax

Apply for Childcare

Application form for CityKids, serving children ages 0-5 in the Portland Building

Bureau and Department Listings

Learn more about each Bureau, Office, and Department at the City of Portland

City of Portland Acronyms

Searchable directory of commonly used abbreviations and acronyms


View, book, and complete training programs.

Driver Safety Program

Register for Defensive Driver Safety Program

Earn Bike and Walk Bucks

Apply for additional income for City employees who are benefits eligible and commute to work by bicycling or walking

Emergency Preparedness Resources

Make an emergency plan, update your emergency contacts, register for PublicAlerts and more

Ergonomics Program

Sign up for an ergonomic assessment to evaluate the fit between an individual and their used technology, workstation, and/or tools.

ESS Time Sheet User Guide

A step-by-step job aid on how to enter time worked, request time off and view leave balances

Health and Financial Benefits

Learn more about your health, wellness, and financial benefits

How to Enter Time Worked

Video tutorial explaining how to enter time worked into ESS timesheet

HR Administrative Rules

New employees are required to read the HR Administrative Rules and sign an acknowledgement form

OMF Employee Sustainability Guide

Sustainability Best Practices 2014-15

Plan Your Trip to Work

Use the TriMet Trip Planner to explore your public transportation options

Request Job Accommodation

Job Accommodation Request Form

Request Religious Accommodation

Religious Accommodation Request Form

Training and Workforce Development

Discover training and development opportunities