- Human Resources
- Employment Resources
We are always hiring and looking for qualified, motivated individuals to join our City-Parish team! Our workforce includes more than 4,000 across areas ranging from human resources, finance, IT, and legal, to public safety and public works. If you are interested in a career in public service, or looking to take your career to the next level through fulfilling and impactful work, take a look at the jobs we currently have open and consider applying today.
Our employment opportunities are divided into two groups – current jobs for which we are hiring that have an application deadline, which is highlighted in each job listing, or jobs for which we are always accepting applications. These are listed under our “continuous recruitment opportunities” section below; if you are interested in any of these, you can submit an application at any time and someone our team at the Department of Human Resources will be in touch.
Thank you for your interest in working with our City-Parish! We hope you’ll take a moment to see the opportunities that exist to work with us and consider applying today.
Check Out Our Employee Benefits
Applications for these positions are accepted on an open and competitive basis during their respective filing dates. These job opportunities are updated each Friday at 12 noon, so be sure to check back often!
Student Internship Program
We are always looking for high school and college students to participate in our Student Internship Program. These students have the opportunity to contribute toward our community’s success in a variety of areas while building their resume through valuable experience in a paid internship program.
Employment Application Forms
If you are eligible for reemployment with the City-Parish, complete and attach the Reemployment Form to your online employment application. The Substitution Equivalency Guide provides examples of how applicants may utilize their education and experience to meet the minimum requirements of a job.
Filling out the City-Parish Employment Application
Many applicants either have their applications rejected or their scores affected by application errors that may be avoided. Click for tips to avoid some of the most common mistakes that result in rejected or affected applications.
Online Employment Application Process
The Department of Human Resources now accepts online applications. Instructional manuals and videos are availabe.
Seasonal and Temporary Employment
Applicant Handbook (PDF)
Take a moment to view our applicant handbook if you have any questions about applying for one of our job opportunities or working with the City-Parish.
Tests are given to assure the selection of the best qualified people for City-Parish jobs.
Walk-In Test Schedule
Two forms of identification are required for admittance to all written and skills examinations. Picture ID and proof of Social Security number are required for admittance to all written and skills exams.
Department of Human Resources
Our Department of Human Resources has a wealth of resources for how to apply for one of our open positions. Visit their page for information on our walk-in test schedule, tips on filling out your application, how to prepare for your job exam, and much more!
The Louisiana Workforce Commission offers multiple Career Assessment options to help you find the ideal career or occupation.