Employment Services

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This division within the Department of Human Resources employs Human Resource experts with years of public and private sector experience,  many of whom are certified by the Society of Human Resource Managers (SHRM).  These individuals work as Managers, Recruiters, Analysts and Testing Administrators.   This division governs the City's hiring and promotion processes, and maintains and updates job classifications and compensation programs.



Apply for Police Entry Level Position

Apply for Job Opportunities

Apply for Bid Opportunities

Internships and Volunteer Opportunities

Apply for Law Job Opportunities

Legal Externship, Summer Law Clerk, Post-Graduate Fellowship, and Volunteer Programs

Bid Job Opportunities

The Bid Job site is available to City of Chicago employees who are represented by specific unions. Each job posting on the site states by which union individuals must be represented in order for their application to be accepted.

Employment Information

The CAREERS Service Center in room 100 of City Hall is open during regular business hours to assist individuals in searching and applying for open City of Chicago positions.

Employment with the City of Chicago

Postings of open jobs with the City of Chicago may be viewed on the CAREERS website; applications also are accepted on the site.

Internships and Volunteer Programs

Internships and volunteer positions are available to qualified individuals; view open positions and submit applications on the CAREERS site.

Locations with free online access to Job Postings

Access to City of Chicago job postings is available at city locations including Chicago Public libraries and the CAREERS Service Center in City Hall.



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