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Human Resources

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  Message from the Director

Welcome to the St. Mary's County Government Department of Human Resources website.

The mission of the Human Resources Department is to administer the policies and procedures adopted by the Commissioners of St. Mary's County. We are committed to providing quality services and support in the areas of employment, training, employee relations, benefits, safety, and assisting our employees in a caring, trustworthy, and timely manner.

The Human Resources Department consists of a dedicated team of 8 full-time staff members who serve an employee population of over 700 full and part-time employees. We hope you find this website informative and helpful. Please feel free to contact us with any questions, concerns, or with ways we can better assist you.

Catherine Pratson
Director of Human Resources
Employment Applications
Employment Information
Employment Opportunities
Risk Management

Helpful Links

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Social Security Administration
US Citizenship and Immigration Services
US Department of Labor

Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of non-job related medical conditions or disabilities.

Please press the * key prior to dialing the extension

Job Line: 301-475-4200 *1109


Mailing Address : PO Box 653 Leonardtown, MD 20650  

Tel.: 301-475-4200, Extension *1100

Fax: 301-475-4082

Physical Location

Potomac Building, 3rd floor
23115 Leonard Hall Drive
Leonardtown, MD 20650


Office Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 4:30 pm