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Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Human Resources

Knowledgable | Helpful | Responsive

Phone: 503-823-3572

Benefits Line: 503-823-6031

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Rm 404, Portland, OR 97204

Job Links

Welcome to City of Portland's application process!

You can apply online by clicking on the job title you are interested in and clicking on the "Apply" link!

If this is your first time applying for a job using Neogov, you will need to create your applicant profile before submitting your application.  You are not required to fill in the employment history and education fields for our jobs. 

Once you have created your account, go to the job announcement you are interested in.  Read the job announcement carefully for details about our application requirements including the cover letter and resume information.  It is important that your application show all the relevant education and experience you possess. Be sure to include responses to supplemental questions or information, as requested. Applications will be rejected if incomplete.   Please review the Job Announcement carefully. Applications will not be accepted after 4:30 PM on the closing date.

To Apply:  Click on Apply, and log in.  You will be asked to answer a few agency-wide questions, then attach your cover letter and resume, and then submit your application. 

You should receive a confirmation email after you submit your application.  If you do not receive a confirmation email, contact the Sr. Human Resources Analyst listed at the bottom of the job announcement.  Contact us before the recruitment closes so we can assist you in getting your application submitted on time.  You can also contact Neogov Customer Support at 1-877-204-4442 for assistance.

Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.

Please review the Job Announcement carefully. Applications will not be accepted after 4:30 PM on the closing date.


Applicant Login

Create new account or log in to check the status of applications submitted (NeoGov).

Class Specifications

List of job classifications for the City of Portland

Internal/Promotional Opportunities

Only open to City of Portland employees meeting the specific criteria

Job Interest Notifications

Use this to keep informed about upcoming job openings that are not currently being recruited.

Job Opportunities

Current City of Portland job opportunities.

Transfer Opportunities

Lateral/Expanded transfer opportunities open only to City of Portland Employees meeting the specific criteria

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