Job Opportunities

Police Officer & Civilian Employee
The La Porte Police Department is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who are not currently certified as Texas Peace Officers will be required to complete and pass a civil service exam. Contact the City of La Porte Human Resources Department to be placed on a list to take the civil service exam. Our department also offers a lateral entry program for both Texas Peace Officers and Out-of-State Peace Officers.

All Police Department and City Employee Openings are updated along the City of La Porte's Employment Page.

Please be Aware - The City of La Porte Human Resources Department's recent acceptance of police applications, and subsequent hiring, have been limited to our Lateral Entry Program.