Human Resources

  • Director
    Mary Rath
  • Telephone 847.368.5161
  • Email jobs@vah.com
  • Hours 8am-5pm Weekdays


Human Resources includes recruiting, benefits, wellness, class and compensation, risk management, labor and employee relations, compliance, staff development and performance management  with the goal of acquiring and retaining excellent staff to advance the Village’s overall strategic goals. The Department also provides responsive customer service to all employees of the organization.

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Human Resources Services
  • Administering the Village’s personnel policies and procedures
  • Management of employee recruitment, testing and selection
  • Management of employee recruitment, testing
  • Maintenance of classification and pay plans
  • Management of employee benefit and risk programs, including the workers’ compensation program.
  • Overseeing employee benefit programs
  • Medical and life insurance, wellness programs
  • Pension programs
  • Unemployment compensation
  • Deferred income programs
  • Vacation and sick leave
  • Longevity and holiday pay programs
  • Overseeing collective bargaining activities with employee unions and associations.

 

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