Available Course: How to Apply for City of Portland Jobs

How to Apply for City of Portland Jobs


About This Course

Course participants will gain an understanding of the City’s online application process. Participants will learn about differences between employment at the City versus private sector and the steps of how to apply. Topics will include:

·         Creating an account with NEOGOV

·         Reviewing job announcements

·         Submitting application materials

·         Application communication

·         Interviewing types


Who Should Attend

The class is for all city employees and the public who are interested in gaining a better understanding of the City’s job application process. 

Minimum of 5 attendees or class will be cancelled.


Date, Time, and Location

July 11, 2017

August 15, 2017


Location: Portland Building, 1120 SW 5th Ave, 2nd floor, Room HR–1

Class Time:  12:00pm to 1:00pm   


Additional dates and locations can be found in CityLearner


For More Information

For more information, contact Loan Tran loan.tran@portlandoregon.gov or Quang Le quang.le@portlandoregon.gov

To register go to: CityLearner. In the Course Catalog, type Apply into the Search Term field and click Find to locate the course  

For employees without access to CityLearner, send your request to BHR Training and Workforce Development

Managers/Supervisors, please print and post this information for employees who do not have access to email.

People who are sensitive to perfumes and chemicals may suffer potentially serious health consequences triggered by exposure to scented products.  Please refrain from using scented products such as perfume, after shave, and cologne and avoid the use of strongly scented personal hygiene products such as powder, hair spray, soaps, deodorant and other scented items.  For more information: 4.03 Dress, Appearance and Fragrance in the Workplace

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA):  If you need an ADA accommodation to participate in City-sponsored training, please contact the Bureau of Human Resources no less than five (5) days prior to the date of the event by contacting us at 503-823-6846 or TTY 503-823-6868; or email to BHR Training and Workforce Development with ADA Accommodation Request in the subject line.