Human Resources

The mission of the Judiciary Human Resources Division (JHRD) is to serve the Branch by focusing efforts on the most valuable asset, our employees. We are responsible for providing a comprehensive human resource program, including: policy development and administration; talent acquisition of qualified applicants into a diverse workforce; employment and orientation services; administration of employee benefits, including the State’s health and retirement program for the Branch; payroll and leave administration; position classification and salary administration; employee relations; and training and professional development and more.

We provide leadership and guidance in development, implementation, and equitable administration of policies and procedures.  The JHRD is committed to providing high quality of customer service to the Maryland Judiciary.  We foster excellence and equality for all.