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Contact Information

Mary-Frances Kurtz, SHRM-CP, RHIT

Director of Human Resources

330-364-4491, ext. 1245

330-364-4491, ext. 1245

330-343-2489

150 East High Avenue

Suite 106

New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Human Resources Department

SHRM-CP

The Human Resources Department is led by Mary-Frances Kurtz.  Mary has served as the Director of Human Resources for the City of New Philadelphia since 2016.  She holds a Bachelor's degree in Management from Malone College and an Associate's degree in Health Information Management from Stark State College. She has over 20 years of experience in personnel management from several industries including manufacturing, healthcare, education, and entreprenurship.

To learn about any open seasonal, full-time, and part-time employment opportunities, please use the links in the sidebar.  An employment application may be downloaded, completed, and sent to Human Resources, 150 East High Avenue, Suite 106, New Philadelphia, OH  44663.

Mission Statement 

To provide a work environment for supervisors and employees that enhances job satisfaction through hiring the best skilled individuals and brightest talent that are committed to a team-concept philosophy.

Specific Functions of the Human Resources Department

  • Manage employee benefits: health, life, Workers’ Compensation
  • Process all personnel actions:  promotions, merit increases, and performance appraisals
  • Recruit, interview and test for position vacancies
  • Provide training for City employees
  • Direct the Training and Education Program
  • Administer and coordinate discipline and grievance procedures
  • Manage the Employee Safety Program
  • Play an active role in Union contract negotiations

Contact Information

Mary-Frances Kurtz, SHRM-CP, RHIT

Director of Human Resources

330-364-4491, ext. 1245

330-364-4491, ext. 1245

330-343-2489

150 East High Avenue

Suite 106

New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.