Human Resources

The City of Burlingame strives to create an environment where differences are valued and diversity is integral to our success. The Human Resources Department is responsible for attracting, screening and retaining the City's workforce. The City is proud of its highly qualified, diverse, employee base and frequently offers a variety of worthwhile career opportunities in many different fields.  City of Burlingame prides itself on being an "Employer of Choice" and embraces a participative approach in managing the City and the Organization. Learn why our employees like working for the City in the video below!


The City of Burlingame envisions a workplace where diversity is valued for the strength it provides.  We are committed to maximizing the potential and involvement of all of our employees, thereby enhancing our environment and our level of service to the community.  We are dedicated to meeting the challenges of today and anticipate planning for the challenges of the future.  As a leader among city governments, the City of Burlingame will provide resources and opportunities to promote and facilitate the participation and success of every one of our employees.

The City of Burlingame believes that a diverse workforce provides value and strength both internally, in terms of the human resources potential offered by a variety of different perspectives, and externally, by increasing our ability to respond to an equally diverse community.  We are dedicated to assuring respect for all of our employees and to accommodating and learning from all of the different perspectives and values they contribute.  We envision a workplace where all people feel included in the continuous effort to provide quality services to our diverse community.

The City of Burlingame strives to create an environment where differences are valued and where all City employees are a productive part of a high performing team delivering quality services to our community members.

Maria Saguisag-Sid

Human Resources Director

Phone 650-558-7206