In order to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in Terrebonne Parish, a Parish-wide curfew has been jointly implemented by Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter and Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman, beginning April 1, 2020, from 10PM till 5AM and will remain in effect daily until further notice.
The mission for the Department of Human Resources is to attract and provide equitable and rewarding opportunities for all employees of the Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government. This department carries out a number of Human Resources functions, which include recruitment, orientation, education and training, and employee services for nearly 800 employees.
The department also handles a number of administrative functions such as:
parish classification and compensation plans
administers the retirement system
monitors the parish drug testing policy
ensures compliance with all state and federal employment related laws
The department also works with all other parish departments to assist them as they relate to employment-related matters and the Parish's Policy and Procedure Manual.