Human Resources

Welcome to the City of Chelsea Human Resources Department webpage. Our philosophy is to develop and manage value-added human resources policies and programs, and provide expert consultation, services and solutions in an efficient and customer-focused manner; and to provide our employees with the tools necessary to meet our customers' needs. We are committed to the fair selection and development of our diverse workforce.

  • Develop an attitude of teamwork and quality in our day-to-day operations.
  • Create an atmosphere that fosters challenges, fun, safety and cleanliness.
  • Seize opportunities that demonstrate excellent execution, a caring attitude and a sense of urgency.
  • Reduce waste by vigorously pursuing continuous improvement activities.
  • Commit to doing and to acting openly, equitably and consistently in our pursuit of uncompromising quality.
  • Increase participation in city and community activities while seeking knowledge, enthusiasm and an improved quality of life for ourselves, our co-workers and the community.
  • Respect team member values that may be different from our own.
  • Accept responsibility for promoting ethical and legal conduct in personal and business practices.
  • Communicate in a candid and fair manner with the diverse workforce from whom our company derives its strength.

Contact Info

Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday Evening: 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Phone:  617-466-4170
Fax:  617-466-4175

500 Broadway Room, #301
Chelsea,  MA 02150
United States
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Staff Contacts
Name Title Phone
Ed Ells Director 617-466-5958
Odelisa Macedo Human Resources Manager 617-466-4173
Denia Romero Benefits Manager 617-466-4172
Millie Gonzalez Human Resources Generalist 617-466-4171

External Links

To learn more about what the Department of Human Resources does, see below information.

Resources Format
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Additional Information