Personnel Board


The Personnel Board conducts hearings on appeals by employees who are members of the Pierce County Career Service. Appeals may be on a variety of Human Resource/personnel matters, including:
  • Methods of examination
  • Appointment or promotion
  • Suspensions
  • Disciplinary demotions
  • Dismissal/discharge

For a detailed description of the Personnel Board and its role related to Career Service employees, see chapters 3.40 and 3.48 of the Administrative Guidelines for the Career Service.

The board also hears grievances in non-union matters also pertaining to the Pierce County Personnel system.


The Personnel Board is scheduled to meet on the second Wednesday of each month. Meetings are held at 5:00 p.m. at the Pierce County Annex, which is located at:

2401 S. 35th St.
Tacoma, Washington
Conference Room D

Click here for the current year's meeting schedule. NOTE: If there is no business before the board, the meeting will be cancelled.

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