Human Resources

Welcome to the Human Resource Department’s web page. We are the “People People” for the City of Bentonville.

We have approximately 400 full-time employees working throughout the City’s 25 departments. In addition, we have as many as 100 additional “seasonal” employees during the summer months, primarily in the parks and recreation department.


The Human Resources department handles the recruiting, screening, and hiring of employees for all departments, administration of personnel files, salary administration and management, employee relations, benefits administration, safety and workers compensation, administration of City employment policies and directives, and employee morale and activities.


All open positions are posted in the “Employment” section of the City website. An Application (PDF) is also available. Completed applications or resumes can be faxed to 479-271-5913 or emailed to Ed Wheeler. Applicants may also apply in person at:
Bentonville City Hall
2nd Floor
117 West Central Avenue
Bentonville, AR 72712-5626

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For specific inquiries, your can contact us.