Welcome to the St. Joseph County Human Resources Official Website

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Human Resources office is responsible for problem-solving/counseling; employee relations; benefit plans; develop and administer uniform personnel policies and procedures; maintain personnel records; prepare special reports required by Federal and State government; ensure compliance with local, state and federal employment laws; monitor worker’s compensation and group medical claims; administer flex benefit and compensation plans; training and development and labor relations.

This site will be helpful to you in finding:

  • Employment Opportunities
  • Application(s) necessary to apply for employment
  • Tort Claim Letter and Form to file for personal injury and property damage

For existing employees of St. Joseph County Government the following may be found on this site:  (Contact Human Resources for User ID and Password)

  • 2013 Policy and Benefits manual
  • Health Insurance and Benefits Information
  • Holiday schedule
  • Periodic updates

Holiday Schedule

The Human Resource Department hours are 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Employees are encouraged to schedule appointments to ensure availability of staff.  Appointments may be scheduled outside regular office hours.

St. Joseph County Human Resources
227 West Jefferson Blvd.
7th Floor County-City Building
South Bend, IN 46601

Phone: 574-235-9547
Fax: 574-245-6602

Queenie Evans - Human Resources Director
John Butler - HR Specialist (574) 235-9274
Kimberly Karkiewicz - HR Generalist/ FMLA & Benefits 574-235-1815
Kathy Sellers - Worker's Compensation & Liability (574) 235-9581
Peter J. Agostino - Deputy Attorney
Sharon Forte - Clerical Assistant (574) 235-9547



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