Make a difference

City government is filled with opportunities for talented people who want to improve their communities and make an important difference in the lives of their fellow Houstonians.

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Great benefits and pay

Earn a competitive salary, health benefits and pension.

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Build a career

Employees appointed to civil service positions enjoy a stable, long-term employment with
the city.

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Do what you're passionate about

Are you interested in public health, community engagement or disaster response? From civil engineering to forestry and technology innovation, we have it all.

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Internships & fellowships

The city offers a wide variety of internships and fellowships for students and recent graduates. It's the perfect way to launch your career in government.

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Equal Opportunity for All

The city hires the best person for a job regardless of your race, gender, religion, sexuality or physical ability.

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Department Information

611 Walker, 4th Floor
Houston, TX 77002
Benefits: 832-393-6000
Main: 832-393-6100
Safety Hotline: 832-393-7233