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Allan Kujala, IPMA-CP, CLRP, CGBA - Director

555 Bay Road, Dover, DE 19901

(302) 744-2310 / Fax: (302) 736-2262

personnel@co.kent.de.us

 

Office Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm Mon.-Fri. 

 

HR Current News

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training for New Hires on Nov. 13 :

10/15/2019
Sexual harassment continues to be a problem in our society therefore the Delaware General Assembly adopted legislation in 2018 mandating training for all employees beginning in 2019 and then every two... (Read more)

Learn how to protect Deferred Comp (457) assets in volitile market :

10/16/2019
Uncertainty in the stock market has been a concern expressed by 457 participants, according to ICMA-RC retirement plans specialist Shantel Washington. She is available to discuss your investments ... (Learn more)

Get your flu shot & take these precautions to prevent spread of virus :

10/16/2019
Early fall is the time when flu activity generally starts. It’s important to begin taking the following steps to protect yourself, coworkers, and loved ones from catching the virus, which can be life-... (Read more)

GO PINK on Fridays & Support Breast Cancer Awareness in Oct. :

10/3/2019
The entire month of OCTOBER is National Breast Cancer Awareness month so Kent County employees are encouraged to wear a GO PINK! T-shirt or any pink shirt every Friday during the month! On Friday, Oc... (Read more)

Now is the TIME to Prime Yourself for a Healthy Autumn! :

9/11/2019
The days are getting shorter, darker, and, depending on where you live, the air is getting chillier and drier—all conditions that can affect your health in a number of ways. Check out these easy tips ... (Read more)

Want a Call/Text when WEATHER impacts County operations? :

9/6/2019
Hurricane season is in full swing and a major storm could have an impact on County operations. And winter weather will be upon us soon thereafter. Did you get a robocall or text last winter when a sno... (Read more)

Please Welcome our NEW Personnel Office Staff Members! :

9/6/2019
After a turbulent summer, the Personnel Office is back up to full staff and if you have not had the opportunity to interact with us recently, please welcome them when you do.... (Read more)

Ergonomics is more than a SORE BACK for office workers! :

8/23/2019
Good ergonomics is important for all employees, not just those confined to an office. Public Safety, Public Works, Community Services, and all other departments within Kent County should practice good... (Read more)

Start Deferring a Small Amount NOW for a SIZEABLE Retirement! :

8/12/2019
Many employees think it’s impossible to start saving because of bills and debt. But it is important to save for the future, even though life often gets in the way. So why not start with an affordable ... (Read more)

Losing Steam at Work? Tips on How to Stay Productive ALL Day :

8/7/2019
If you’re regularly reaching for more caffeinated beverages during the workday, or feeling overwhelmed and unmotivated, it may be time to evaluate—and maybe fix—the way you use your time and learn whe... (Read more)

FREE Aetna Guidebook offers Opioid Misuse Recovery Support :

7/31/2019
Opioid misuse is a widespread problem which affects not only those who use, but also their friends, family and loved ones. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, in 2017, more than 47,000 ... (Read more)

457 participants can KEEP funds in County's deferred comp plan :

7/19/2019
Kent County’s Deferred Compensation (457) Plan Administrator (ICMA-RC) regularly receives telephone calls from participants asking if they are required to move their funds out of their 457 Plan once t... (Read more)

Take Advantage of FREE online Will Preparation from SunLife :

7/16/2019
Are you and your family prepared if a sudden loss of life event occurs? You can take steps to protect your assets and family members by having your wishes documented. As a Kent County Levy Court emp... (Read more)

July 1 marks beginning of Kent County's New Fiscal Year! :

7/3/2019
Happy New Year! Fiscal Year 2020 started July 1, 2019, which means the new Kent County budget is in effect. The new financial plan adopted by Levy Court in early May looks a little bit different tha... (Read more)

After Action Report confirms 04/10 Active Shooter Drill Successful! :

6/4/2019
The After Action Report resulting from the April 10 Active Shooter/Hostile Intruder exercise at the Kent County Administrative Complex confirmed initial findings that it was successful and drill objec... (Read more)

Please READ the Delaware Sexual Harassment NOTICE :

5/31/2019
State law requires that all employees receive a Delaware Sexual Harassment Notice before July 1, 2019. Kent County Levy Court policy prohibits sexual harassment and employees should report such conduc... (Read more)

Diversity & Inclusion Study finalized by IVY with Strategic Plan :

5/15/2019
The 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Study has been finalized by IVY Planning Solutions LLC of Bethesda, Maryland and Levy Court has instructed staff to begin strategic plan implementation by developing a s... (Read more)

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