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Additional Resources

How to Apply @ Harris County Public Library
Everything you need to know before you apply.
  • Apply online by clicking on the job title you are interested in and then clicking on the "Apply" link.

  • If this is the first time you are applying using our online job application process, you will need to create an account and select a User Name and Password.

  • After your account has been established, you can upload your resume and follow the steps to create and submit an application. This application can be saved and used to apply for more than one job opening.

  • It is important that your application show all the relevant education and experience you possess. Applications may be rejected if they are incomplete when submitted.

  • If you do not see a current opening below that you are interested in, please fill out a Job Interest Card from the Menu to receive future notifications of open positions within selected categories.

For more information, visit Harris County Human Resources & Risk Management

Jobs @ Lone Star College - CyFair Branch Library
Lone Star College employment portal

Lone Star College - CyFair Branch Library is a unique partnership between Harris County and the Lone Star College system. LSC - CyFair Branch Library staff are employed by Lone Star College.

Visit Employment @ Lonestar.edu

Harris County Clerical Skills Testing
What you need to know about HRRM Skills Testing

General Clerical Skills Test is used countywide for applicants interested in obtaining a Clerical or Administrative Support position at Harris County and Harris County Public Library

Go to Harris County Human Resources & Risk Management Clerical Skills Test

Additional Job Search & Employment Resources
The hardest job you will ever have is looking for a job. Here are some resources to make it a little easier.

Job Fairs & Events

Workforce Solutions - Job Fairs and Events

Texas Workforce Commission

Unemployment Benefits

Job Listings

Find your local career office

Harris County & Houston, Texas

City of Houston Jobs
Current jobs open at the City of Houston

Harris County Jobs
Current jobs open at Harris County TX

Houston Jobing.com
Job openings at private companies in Houston

JobSparx
Locally owned and operated weekly employment publication

Texas Workforce Commission
The state government agency charged with overseeing and providing workforce development services to employers and job seekers of Texas." Includes a job search and a directory of office in the Gulf Coast Region.

Work in Texas
Job listings for Texas. From the Texas Workforce Commission

Texas Workforce Solutions
Gulf Coast regional partnership of business, education, labor & community organizations committed to providing the education, training and labor market services that will make employers and residents more competitive in the global economy

General Employment Listings

CareerBuilder
Find a job, post a resume, and get advice.

CareerOneStop
Includes government listings.

EmploymentGuide
In addition to job listings offers a good selection of resources such as job fairs, work at home, and information specific to the health care field.

USAJOBS
Listings for US Government jobs.

Monster.com
Search a national database of career opportunities.  You can also post your resume.

Careers & Advice

Career Guide to Industries
"Provides information on available careers by industry, including the nature of the industry, working conditions, employment, occupations in the industry, training and advancement, earnings and benefits, employment outlook, and lists of organizations that can provide additional information." From the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Career Overview
Informational overviews in a variety of career fields.

College Grad Job Hunter
Assistance for the first time job seeker.

Glassdoor.com 
Offers an inside look at thousands of companies and includes salary information, reviews, and interview questions.

Jobstar 
A free service offering resume tips, career guides, and salary information.

Occupational Outlook Handbook 
"A nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives." From the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The Riley Guide
A guide to employment opportunities and job resources on the Internet.

Databases

Learning Express
Includes practice tests as well as Job and Career Accelerator - a comprehensive, easy-to-use job search application, powered by Learning Express. A login is required for this database. If you are unable to register from home, please visit one of our branches.

ReferenceUSA 
From conducting market research to choosing a health care provider, this extensive database offers the information you need -- in a fast, convenient format.

More Business Databases 

Resumes

GotResumeBuilder.com
Build a resume online in minutes.  Export to word or PDF.

JobStar Resumes & Cover Letters
Describes what a resume is, offers sample resumes, resume tips, and helps you select the right resume for you.

Pongo Resume
Create, optimize, print, and submit a resume in 10 minutes for free.

Resume Samples at About.com 
Offers sample resumes and resume writing tips, including advice on choosing the right type of resume to create.

Interviews

Job Interview Question Index
An index of questions based on type of job.

Job Interview Questions Database
A database of "typical traditional and behavioral job interview questions."

Salaries

Salary.Com
Select a job category and zip code/metro area to find out what you're worth.  Other tabs include benefits, advice, and tests.

The Salary Calculator
Compare salaries between US cities.  International cities are also available.