The mission of the Human Resource Department is to support the goals and challenges of Wilson County Government by providing services which promote a work environment that is characterized by honesty, integrity, open communication, personal accountability, trust, mutual respect and teamwork. The department provides information and support in the areas of employment, training and development, compensation, and ensures compliance with all applicable local, state and federal laws, rules and regulations for active and retired employees.
Open Records Request
Pursuant to the Tennessee Public Records Act, personnel files of all County employees are open to public inspection. Information such as salary, disciplinary records, and employment applications are public record. However, other personal information such as Social Security numbers, bank account and routing numbers, unpublished phone numbers, medical records, and driver’s license information (unless driving is part of the employee’s job duties or job description) are confidential information and will not be released. Other confidential and/or sensitive information, such as drug test results and certain records of police officers and National Guard members, are not for public inspection.