Welcome to Human Resources

Mission Statement

The City of Boise Human Resources Department seeks to ensure that the Best Employees Work for the Best Employer to make Boise the most livable city in the country.

Our Team is here to support an engaged and productive workforce. We are always seeking talented employees who want to join our mission, share our vision, and believe in our values. 

Join Us at the City of Boise

The City of Boise has a workforce of approximately 1600 in 13 departments that offer a range of services. These services are achieved through teamwork and aspire to positively affect the lives of our citizens and to make a difference in our community. We consciously use our vision, mission, and values to drive our day-to-day and long-term decision making.

Our Vision

Making Boise the Most Livable City in the Country

Our Mission

  • Create LASTING Environments
  • Cultivate INNOVATIVE Enterprises
  • Build VIBRANT Communities

Our Values

  • One City, One Team - For the Greatest Good
  • Citizen Experience with 'WOW'
  • There's Nothing We Can't Do Better 

Equal Employment Opportunity and Veteran's Preference

The City of Boise is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other applicable legally protected status.  Applicants may request accommodation by calling (208) 972-8090 or TTY (800) 377-3529. Qualified veterans will receive preferential treatment in accordance with Idaho State Law. 

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws