Below is a selection of links that will help you locate and apply for job openings with the State of Hawai‘i, Executive branch, excluding the Department of Education.
CIVIL-SERVICEThese civil service positions are within a jurisdiction that are not exempt from civil service law and are filled through civil service recruitment procedures based on the merit principle.
SERVICEThese non-civil service positions are processed by the hiring departments instead of the Department of Human Resources Development. If you are appointed to a non-civil service position, your employment will be considered “at will,” which means that you may be discharged from your employment by the hiring department head or designee at any time.
OPPORTUNITIYList of promotional job opportunities for current civil service employees. Only temporary and permanent civil service members of the State of Hawai‘i, Executive Branch, may apply for these positions.
OTHERSOther career opportunities posted by specific departments. These listings may include civil service, non-civil service, appointed, and/or temporary/intermittent positions.
This video will help you understand the process in order to apply to a
State government position via our recruitment website:
STATE OF HAWAI'I:
ONE OF THE LARGEST EMPLOYERS
WITHIN THE ISLANDS
With 19 public departments apart of the State of Hawai'i Executive Branch, there are various fields and occupations that people can start their career in! The Department of Human Resources Development (DHRD) assists the executive branch with recruitment, management and retention of its workforce by providing responsive leadership and services to fully support the State and its various agencies.
Director of DHRD
Deputy Director of DHRD
Public Service – Shaping Hawai'i’s future
We are proud to be stewards of our State, providing vital services to our citzens,
contributing to the growth and development of Hawai'i’s economy, and making
Hawai'i a better place to live
UPCOMING CAREER EVENTS
Due to the rising safety concerns of COVID-19, the State of Hawai'i Recruitment Fair is suspended until further notice.
We will update this website if any changes come along.
For more inforation, please visit dhrd.hawaii.gov
The State of Hawai'i is an Equal Opportunity Employer.