Congratulations and welcome!

New Employee Orientation is your introduction to working for the City of Winston-Salem. Orientation is one full day (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.), and is required. Sessions are scheduled on the first Monday of each new pay period. Your human resources analyst will give you an exact schedule after your employment is confirmed.

Your human resources contact will give you the location(s) for your orientation.

Topics Covered

Following is an outline of New Employee Orientation topics:

  • Benefit Review
  • Career Development
  • Compensation / Pay Bands
  • Credit Union Information
  • Customer Service
  • Handbook Overview
  • Management Welcome
  • North Carolina Local Governmental Employees' Retirement System Information
  • Payroll Information
  • Preventing Violence in the Workplace
  • Respect the Team
  • Safety First, Last and Always
  • Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
  • Supplemental Retirement Investments
    • 401K
    • Deferred Compensation