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Applying for a job with the City of Houston

If this is the first time you are applying using our on-line job application, you will need to create an account and select a Username and Password. After your account has been established, you can build an application by clicking on the "Build Job Application" link.

This application can be saved and used to apply for more than one job opening. It is important that your application shows your entire education and experience record. Applications may be rejected if incomplete.

Each applicant must have their own email address when setting up an account. Do not share your account with anyone. If you don't have an email account, you can sign up for free e-mail at Hotmail, Yahoo!Mail or Excite.

Online application enhancements:

  • Simplified application process - create applications faster
  • Automatically saves application as you work
  • Mobile friendly - access your account from a smartphone or tablet

If you need special services or accommodations, please call TTY 7-1-1.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Houston.

This is a secure site. Only authorized City of Houston Human Resources Employees have access to the information submitted.


The City of Houston is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and providing a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based upon any legally protected status or protected characteristic, including but not limited to an individual’s sex, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, or pregnancy.

To review a copy of the current approved EEOP Utilization Report, click here. If you would like to review a copy of the EEOP Utilization Report in person, please visit the Human Resources Department, Employee/Labor Relations Division located at 611 Walker, 4th Floor, Houston, TX 77002.

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