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Office of Employee Relations
200 E. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113

Phone: (408) 535-8150
Fax: (408) 292-6436


to comply with the Santa Clara county public health department's covid-19 "shelter in place" order, Effective mARCH 17, 2020, the office of employee relations (OER) will be working remotely.  All OER staff who are not working in the City's Emergency operations center (EOC) have their work phone lines forwarded to their personal phones, and will continue to be responsive by email.  Additionally, the oer main phone line has been forwarded, as well.  please continue to contact our office by phone and email during this time, and we appreciate your patience.

this notification will be deleted from our website when Oer staff returns to our city hall office.


Core Services

Employee Relations

  • Employee Consultation & Training
  • Performance Management (Discipline)
  • Fair Employment
  • Administrative Investigations
  • Whistleblower Hotline Administration

Labor Relations

  • Contract Negotiations
  • Contract Administration
  • Contract Interpretation
  • Grievances
  • Arbitrations
  • Meet & Confer


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