Welcome to the city's Workforce

People Come First

There are more than 20,000 reasons why the City of Houston works so well — our employees. City of Houston workers drive this urban engine. We value our human capital and show it every day in how we support them with excellent benefits, top-tier training, and a collegial environment where achievement is encouraged and rewarded, colleagues bond and lifetime friendships can form.


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Join Us

City of Houston Careers

We are always looking for talented people to join us. If you are looking for a rewarding job where you can help move Houston forward, review the positions available and apply for any that fit your skills, experience and interests.

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Health Coverage

Employee Benefits

We value our employees and show it with some of the best benefits around. Our Wellness division is making a difference in employees’ lives, fostering better health. And our health insurance plans cover basic medical, dental, vision and more.

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Stay Informed

News You Can Use

The HR communications division makes sure our workforce, retirees and customers are well informed. Award-winning publications like City Savvy and Benefits Pulse provide important news about city departments and employees, benefits changes and trends, and human interest articles and videos about co-workers. The Connect Houston Employee News website and social media tie it all together.

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Keep In Touch

Employee Resources

The City of Houston provides an abundance of ways to get involved with your colleagues. We have Safety and Wellness, which improve employee well-being and underlie why the city is one of the healthiest workplaces around. Also, PSRW provides a chance to spotlight the contributions of public servants, and the CMC gives employees a chance to pay it forward and contribute to local non-profits that improve quality of life for less-fortunate residents.



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See more information about the privacy policy and your rights.


The City of Houston is committed to protecting your health information. self-insured medical group health plans (the Plans) are designed to protect the privacy of your health information.



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Why pay full price on tickets to events and local attractions?


Check out the City Nights page to learn about discounts available to City of Houston employees.

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