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Human Resources Department

Human Resources seeks to engage, attract, develop, support and retain the best workforce in the country to serve Austin residents.

The City of Austin has a workforce of approximately 13,500 in more than 40 departments that offer a range of services.  HR helps define competitive benefits and compensation. To learn more or apply for a job, see the E-Career site.

Besides helping City of Austin employees through the Office of Veterans Services and the Civil Service Office, HR aids the general public through the Americans with Disabilities Act Office by ensuring City services are accessible.

See About Human Resources for all of the programs and services we offer.

View a list of City of Austin holidays for potential closures on these days.