The Honolulu Department of Human Resources develops and implements personnel training and development programs to increase employee productivity. It has an employment and personnel services division that recruits employees, as well as provides advice on developing appropriate selection interviews. The Honolulu Department of Human Resources also conducts an initial orientation of new employees. In addition, the department provides assistance and counseling services related to workplace and personal problems. It additionally offers referrals to several community resources. The Honolulu Department of Human Resources has a staff of more than 70 employees. It operates a classification and pay division that establishes compensation and classification policies, procedures and guidelines. The department maintains a location in Honolulu.