New Employee Orientation (NEO) is facilitated by the Central Human Resources department and is your opportunity to learn more about the County and how to get started as a new hire.

Topics covered will include current County initiatives, polices, and how to access training. You will learn where to access employee resources and meet members of various County teams who provide ongoing employee support. Benefit and retirement information will also be available.

Schedule & Registration

NEO is held twice a month. You will receive an invitation from Central HR within your first couple weeks of employment. NEO registration is managed by Central Human Resources and your new department.

Location & Format

NEO is provided in an in-person format once a month at the main County campus located at 3000 Rockefeller Ave, Everett, WA 98201. In-person orientations are typically on Wednesday mornings in the large public meeting rooms located in in the Admin East building on the first floor.


For those who cannot attend in-person, NEO is also offered virtually, once a month on a Thursday afternoon.

Parking is available in the County garage located on Oakes Avenue between Wall Street and Pacific Avenue in Everett. Parking rates do apply.