How can I apply for a job?

We have several ways for you to apply: 

You may apply online through our Career Portal.   

An employment application (PDF) can be downloaded, completed and mailed to the Human Resources Department at:

Human Resources

City Hall
City of Portage
7900 S Westnedge Avenue
Portage, MI  49002

Or an application may also be completed in person at the Human Resources Department located in City Hall.

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1. Are there currently any job openings?
2. How can I apply for a job?
3. Can you tell me about the On-Call Firefighter program?
4. Can I work for the city if I have a felony conviction?
5. How old do I have to be to work in these positions?
6. Do I have to come in to City Hall to apply for a job?
7. Can I check on an application I submitted?
8. How often and when does the city test for Police and Firefighter positions?