|Admin phone:||(518) 786-4978|
The Human Resource Officer - Col Charles Hutson: (518) 786-4721
Deputy Human Resource Officer - Lt Col Michelle Buonome: (518) 786-4732
Role: The Human Resource Officer is the primary staff advisor to the State Adjutant General, staff elements, and operating officials on matters pertaining to work force and personnel management. The HRO is responsible for the personnel management of all employees engaged in a variety of jobs under the Federal Wage System (FWS), General Schedule (GS) pay systems and AGR Soldiers. Controls and produces the position management documents, provides planning, policy, technical and administrative direction to supervisors/managers, is responsible for initiation, publication and implementation of direction pertaining to all full-time personnel, gives advice regarding career planning to technicians, supervisors/managers, develops State Personnel Management Evaluation (PME) procedures and oversees implementation. Manages the Technician State Operating Budget, which is in excess of 50 million dollars.