Human Resources Department

Sonya Hayes
Director of Human Resources 

About Us

Welcome to the City of New Bern Human Resources Department.  We're glad you're here, and hope that the menu to the left will contain all of the information that you need. If, after reading this information, you still have questions or want further information, please feel free to contact us.

The purpose of the Human Resources Department is to maintain a system of personnel administration which will permit the city to recruit, select, develop, and maintain an efficient and responsible workforce. In addition to recruitment, the Human Resources Department coordinates the following for city employees: 

Annual Benefits Fair Employee Newsletter
Employee Benefits Educational Assistance Program
Employee Safety Programs Shared Leave Donation Program
Employee Assistance Program Family Medical Leave




Click here to view more information about these programs

Contact Us

303 First Street,  P.O. Box 1129   Director of Human Resources (252)639-7570
New Bern, NC 28563-1129   Administrative Assistant (252)639-7571
    Assistant Director of Human Resources (252)639-7572
Office Hours:   Safety Officer (252)639-7574
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Human Resources Assistant (252)639-7575
Monday - Friday   Human Resources Technician (252)639-7576