Definition of personnel department in English:

personnel department

Syllabification: per·son·nel de·part·ment


The part of an organization concerned with the hiring, training, and welfare of employees.
More example sentences
  • Policymakers designed seminars to educate the country's top management and their personnel departments about aging workers.
  • Accommodation officers at local universities and colleges, and personnel departments at big employers in your area will often help find someone suitable.
  • It used to be that staff in personnel departments talked to people.

Definition of personnel department in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

More on personnel department

Nearby words

More words in this category

bad debt bond BYOD co-op coopetition

Translate personnel department

into German
Word of the day rebuff
Pronunciation: rəˈbəf
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…