We know many Connecticut businesses are struggling as they deal with the effects of COVID-19. We appreciate their perseverance and know they share our commitment to keeping our residents healthy. The state, working with its federal partners, has several programs and initiatives in place to assist businesses during this difficult period. For specific questions related to small business, email the Joint Information Center at COVID19.JIC@ct.gov, or call the DECD small business hotline at 860-500-2333. Individuals can call 2-1-1 for more information.

Human Resources


The Human Resources Unit's core business functions include employment, job classification, affirmative action, wage and benefits administration, employee relations, contract administration, staff development and workplace safety. In addition, the unit works with other state agencies, universities and community colleges, and community organizations in its efforts to develop and maintain a diverse workforce.

Browse the following employment resource links to learn more.

State of Connecticut Exam Announcements and Statewide Job Postings:

The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) website lists all current open competitive and agency promotional exams as well as statewide job postings for agencies. DAS also has a video and information pertaining to the state employment process and the Application for Examination or Employment (CT-HR-12). 


For additional information or questions, please contact Lorraine Vittner at (860) 713-5449 or via email at Lorraine.Vittner@ct.gov.