Human Resources

Human Resources

Esther Bennett
Human Resources Director and Risk Manager
106 East Washington Street
Mebane, NC 27302
(919) 563-5901

Welcome to the Human Resources Department of the City of Mebane. The City is a great place to work. Our diverse employees are dedicated to serving our citizens by delivering a vast array of public services.

The Human Resources Department is responsible for providing the City with well-trained, motivated employees and maximizing employee potential through proactive, quality employee relations and individual development.

The City of Mebane is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, age, sex, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran’s status, disability, genetic information, or any other personal characteristic protected by law.

Esther Bennett serves the people of Mebane in two roles: Human Resources Director and Risk Manager. Her responsibilities as Human Resources Director include:

  • Recruitment
  • Selection
  • Employee relations
  • Position classification
  • Compensation
  • Benefit management
  • Employee development
  • Personnel records management

As Risk Manager, she is responsible for property and liability insurance, employee safety programs, and workers’ compensation.

Mrs. Bennett has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master’s of Arts in Education from East Carolina University. She was awarded designation as a Professional in Human Resources in 2013 and achieved the Society for Human Resources Management Certified Professional status in 2015.