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March 31, 2017

Mayor Sylvester Turner's
Hire Houston Youth 2017
Summer Jobs Available for Houston Youth Ages 16 -24


Public & Private Internships
Hire Houston Youth offers youth ages 16 to 24 internship and job opportunities at public and private employers in the Houston area. All positions are at least 7 weeks and pay at least $8.00 an hour. Most opportunities will begin June 19, 2017 and end no sooner than August 4, 2017.


On-The-Spot Hiring Events
Beginning in April, Hire Houston Youth, in partnership with the McDonald's Owners/Operators Association of Greater Houston, will host various on-the-spot hiring events open to all youth ages 16 and up. These events are open to the public and do not require applicants to pre-register or be pre-screened. Past participating employers include McDonald's, Jack-in-the-Box, Whataburger, Cash America, Corner Store, and Walgreens. Please see below for the time and location of each event:

April 22 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00p.m.
HISD "When I Grow Up" Career Expo
Hattie Mae White Educational Support Center
4400 West 18th Street, Houston, TX 77092    

April 29 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Worthing High School
9215 Scott Street, Houston, TX 77051   

May 6 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Magnolia Multi-Service Center
7037 Capitol Street, Houston, TX 77011

May 20 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Acres Homes Multi-Service Center
6719 West Montgomery Road, Houston, TX 77091

June 3 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010
June 10 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Southwest Multi-Service Center
6400 High Star Drive, Houston, TX 77074

Get More Details on Our Website:

We know you've got a lot going on, and we're here to help you with the right information every step of the way. You're already on the right track to getting a HOT job this summer.

If you need further assistance, contact the Mayor's Office of Education