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    Human Resources

Human Resources

The Human Resources Division works to ensure a professional environment for employees that is fun, invigorating, unified, and free from any type of harassment. Our team is committed to assisting staff in hiring the best employees. We embrace employees’ unique contributions and encourage professional career development.

We provide answers to employees’ questions regarding benefits and ensure employees are provided appropriate training and career development opportunities.

Employee Benefits


The City of Orem is committed to providing excellent benefits and a positive work environment where employees are encouraged to balance home and work life. These benefits are reflective of the City’s commitment to employees.

Note: These are the typical benefits available to full-time benefited employees.

  • Retirement – Participation in a Utah Retirement System (URS) pension plan is mandatory for most employees. This valuable benefit provides retirement income based upon salary, length of service, and/or contributions. The City matches employee contributions up to 4 percent.
  • Health & Dental Insurance – The City provides each employee their choice of two high-deductible health plans at minimal cost to the employee. The City also offers a dental plan with no premium cost.
  • Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts – Available to help employees save taxes on medical expenses.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – This program helps employees and their eligible family members with a wide range of personal issues.
  • Life Insurance – Group term life insurance is provided for all benefited employees.
  • Vacation – Employees receive a minimum of 120 hours of vacation annually. Vacation allotment increases as years of service increase.
  • Holidays – Employees receive 12 paid holidays each year.
  • Sick Leave – Employees receive 96 hours of sick leave each year.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance – Coverage is available for all employees.
  • Wellness Program – The wellness program helps employees improve they health and well-being

For more detailed information about the City of Orem benefits package, please contact the Human Resources department at 801.229.7186

Hiring Process

Step 1

Create an account with the City of Orem. Don’t have an account? Click here to create one.

Step 2

Log in here to add or update your personal data, background, education, etc.

Step 3

Look through job openings and apply here.

Step 4

Update your information and review your application status by viewing your application history in the profile tab.

Contact Information

HR TEAM
Scott Swift | HR Generalist slswift@orem.org
Amy Peterson | HR Generalist ampeterson@orem.org
Garth Smith | HR Manager gdsmith@orem.org

HR Main Office – 801.229.7186

Location: 56 N State St | Orem, UT | 84057 Room# 103

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday | 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Friday | 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

 

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