Careers

Get in on the action at Port Houston where You can be a part of a great team; where You can help create an environment of excellence; where You can be a part of a tradition, more than 100 years in the making.

As one of the nation’s busiest ports, we offer exciting career opportunities, competitive compensation, and an excellent benefits package. In addition to benefits such as medical coverage, tuition aid, and a retirement plan, the port also encourages commuting solutions through a vanpool program. In addition, some employees work an Employee Trip Reduction (ETR) schedule with alternate Fridays off.

MISSION STATEMENT

To move the world and drive
regional prosperity.

VISION STATEMENT

America’s distribution hub for
the next generation.

VALUES

Respect, Excellence,
Accountability,  Diligence, You.

VIEW CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for employment are accepted online. View our current openings in our Application Portal, which includes additional information about each opportunity. When you take the first step with Port Houston, you’ve taken the first step in the right direction in your new career path. Great pay, benefits and a long tradition are just the beginning. “Get READY!”

MEET OUR PEOPLE

This video takes you through our brand story and just a few of the people that make Port Houston Strong.

PROGRAMS FOR THE FUTURE

We support Internship Programs and taking the classroom to the boardroom.

FAQ:

Q: How can I check the status of my application?

A: Log into your Careers portal account for application status.


Q: Can I just fill out a paper application or email my resume to apply for a position?

A: All applications must be submitted through the application portal.


Q: I’m interested in an internship. How do I get one?

A: Port Houston’s internship program is very competitive. We receive hundreds of applications each year.

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#PortHOU's Exec. Dir. provided a port update at the Texas Truckers Association chapter meeting today. @TX_TA t.co/EidW1mihdz

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Yesterday, Terminal Link Texas and Port Houston broke ground for a new container yard for empty containers inside the port's Bayport Container Terminal. Congratulations, TLT!

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More retail products at #PortHOU! In April of this year, home furnishings retail store chain, IKEA, developed its new distribution facility in Baytown. The company chose Houston because it’s one of ... See more

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More Than Just A Port: Port Houston is committed to continued engagement with the many communities surrounding the Houston Ship Channel. We believe in contributing to the quality of life in our local ... See more

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Please note: The port is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms without a written search agreement in place. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at the Port via email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at the port in any form without a valid written search agreement in place will be deemed the sole property of the Port of Houston Authority, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired as a result of the referral or through other means.

Questions about applications, job opportunities or the hiring process? Please contact our HR department at careers@poha.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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