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Human Resources Department

Recruitment & Classification Division


Human Resources Recruitment & Classification 750

Extra-Help employees relieve or augment permanent staff, as temporary employees that are not in the classified civil service and do not have property rights to permanently allocated positions. In addition, they do not receive most employee benefits such as:

  • long-term disability insurance coverage
  • accrual of vacation
  • participation in the County retirement program
  • eligibility to take promotional examinations

There are five types of Extra-Help employees and the full definition of each type is defined in the County's Civil Service Rule 1, Extra Help Employee

  • Temporary
  • Intermittent
  • Seasonal
  • Emergency
  • Intern

Contact your department’s R&C Analyst for your question related to Extra-Help staffing.