You can only apply for jobs currently listed as available. However, if you are interested in a classification that is not listed you are encouraged to fill out a Job Interest Card. This feature provides you with the opportunity to select job classifications that interest you, and when a job becomes available within that classification, the system will generate automatic emails to inform you.
Free internet access is available for you to apply for Harris County positions. Locations include the Harris County Public Library Branches (contact the library for hours of operation) and the Harris County Employment Office located at 1310 Prairie St., Suite # 170, Houston, TX 77002 (Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.).
Free email services are available by numerous service providers, such as, AOL, Excite, GMail (Google), Hotmail, and Yahoo.
No. The login is assigned to one person and should not be shared.
You may have used the Back button (located on your toolbar) which when used removes all data. To avoid losing your information save your information periodically.
After you have submitted your online application, you will receive a confirmation. You can also check your own NEOGOV personal account for verification that you have successfully sent your application.
Your application will be reviewed by the Human Resources Representative to determine if your qualifications meet those posted of the position. If you meet the minimum qualifications, your information will be forwarded to the appropriate hiring department.
It will take approximately 3 to 5 business days for processing. Positions that require passing an exam to qualify will necessitate additional processing time for scheduling and grading of the exam.
You may check the status of your application at any time by going to “How To Apply” at https://hrrm.harriscountytx.gov/Pages/HowToApply.aspx; click on “Applicant Log-in page” link on the right side bar; login to NEOGOV; on the upper right corner click on your Login Name and select “Applications & Status”. Click on the “Edit” button next to a saved application; when the application opens, click on the “Edit Personal Profile” link; make the changes and save the application. When you apply for another position, your information will be updated.
No, once you submit an application, you cannot make any changes. However, you may update your contact information (see next question).
You may change your contact information on your application at any time by going to “How To Apply” at https://hrrm.harriscountytx.gov/Pages/HowToApply.aspx; click on “Applicant Log-in page” link on the right side bar; login to NEOGOV; on the upper right corner click on your Login Name and select “Applications & Status”. Click on the “Edit” button next to a saved application; when the application opens, click on the “Edit Personal Profile” link; make the changes and save the application. When you apply for another position, your information will be updated.
If you need to update your contact information on an application that has already been submitted, send an e-mail request with your updated information to Employment@harricountytx.gov please include your applicant ID.
Applications that you have saved in your account do not expire. You may use the same application to apply for several positions.
Once you qualify for a position, your name will remain on that position’s eligible/referral until the position is filled/closed.
Yes. But the NEOGOV application system allows you to utilize your saved application as the basis for each posting in which you are interested.
If your qualifications meet those posted for the position, your information is sent to the hiring department for further review.
No. Departments may have special requirements for their specific position (e.g., language skills, special software, etc.). You must apply for every position you would like to be considered.
No. We do not provide that information to candidates for any position. You will be contacted if you are selected for an interview.
You can contact the Recruiter from whom you received the notification by calling (713) 274-5444 Call: (713) 274-5421 or sending a return email. The Recruiter will provide you with the details of the review/analysis of your application and answer any questions that you may have.
Employment Main Number: (713) 274-5445