Human Resources

Shannon Owen, HR Officer
2401 53rd Street South
Gulfport, Florida 33707




All applicants must submit a City of Gulfport Employment Application to be considered for a position. Please direct employment applications to Human Resources Department, City of Gulfport, 2401 -53rd Street South, Gulfport, FL  33707, via email to  or via fax at (727) 893-1026.

P/T LIBRARY ASSISTANT I - Specialized technical and clerical support and public contact work, using personal computers and an online cataloging and circulation system. Work requires independent judgment and action within well-established policies and procedures. Work also requires a high-level of customer service. Work with patrons and maintain a high level of customer service even in difficult situations. Ability to lift and/or move up to 35 pounds and also push or pull heavy objects. Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma, supplemented by computer keyboarding courses, training or experience. Entry $10.264/hr. Open until filled. Backgrounds, drug screening and physical will be conducted. Applications accepted at the City of Gulfport Human Resources, 2401 53rd St S, Gulfport, FL 33707 or via fax at 727-893-1005. E.O.E. Click Here for full job description

F/T MAINTENANCE WORKER II - City of Gulfport-Immediate opening available for skilled & semi-skilled work in the maintenance of City streets and/or collection of solid waste and refuse. Must have a valid FL driver license, CDL Class B preferred. Entry: $11.882 hourly. Backgrounds, drug screenings, and physicals will be conducted. Open until filled. Applications accented at the City of Gulfport Human Resources, 2401 53rd St S, Gulfport, FL 33707 or via fax at 727-893-1005. E.O.E. Click here for full job description.

FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC – City of Gulfport. Must be Fl. State certified FF/Paramedic. Must have current Healthcare Provider CPR, ITLS and ACLS cards, Fla. Current Florida Drivers License. EVOC training preferred. Background investigation will be conducted including polygraph, psychological & physical examinations w/drug screening. Entry $47,911.53 annually. Open until filled.  Apply to City of Gulfport 2401 53rd St. So., Gulfport, FL  33707.

BUILDING INSPECTOR – Skilled technical work involving the enforcement of building, electrical, plumbing, gas and mechanical construction codes. Minimum requirements: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession  of an acceptable  equivalency  diploma,  supplemented  by  five  (5) years’  of work  experience  as a building inspector, engineer, architect, superintendent, foreman or competent mechanic in charge of construction. Building inspector and 1 and 2 family licenses required.  Salary range $ 18.434 -27.650 per hour with excellent benefits. The City of Gulfport is an equal opportunity employ and proactively encourages workplace diversity. Background/drug screenings and physical will be conducted.   Open until filled.   Please direct applications to Human Resources, City of Gulfport, 2401 53rd Street South, Gulfport, FL 33707. E.O.E.     

P/T EVENT STAFF: Support work for various Casino, Theater, and City-wide Special Event activities, including opening facilities for evening and weekend activities, greeting and providing customer service for patrons, setting up tables and chairs, collecting fees, custodial care, and other tasks as assigned. Strong customer service skills required and prior experience in cashiering, event set-ups, technical sound/lighting, and bartending preferred. Must be available to work flexible hours (weekends, weekdays, & holidays). Requires frequent lifting of 25-30lbs and occasional lifting of 35-40lbs. Florida Driver’s License is required. $11.32/HR. A pre-employment drug screen, criminal history background investigation, physical, and driver’s license verification may be conducted. E.O.E. 



The City of Gulfport is an equal opportunity employer and proactively encourages workplace diversity. The City makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, handicap, marital status, sexual orientation or any other protected category as deemed by law. The city also reasonably accommodates individuals with disabilities and bona fide religious beliefs. The City of Gulfport is committed to a drug-free workplace.

The City of Gulfport would like to thank you for your interest in employment. We have tried to make it as easy as possible to apply with us. You can now complete the entire application online, print it on your printer and either fax or mail it to us. You also have the option of saving the form on your computer for future reference. If you do not have the time available to fill out the application online please feel free to print out a blank copy and fill it in by hand. Please follow these steps to view and complete your employment application.

Click below to view and fill out the application.

   Application for Employment     

Applicants for police officer positions must submit this document as well as a city application.

 Background Investigation Form


You may now fill out the application online, print it on your printer, sign it and mail or fax back to out personnel department.

City of Gulfport

Attn: Personnel Department

2401 53rd Street South

Gulfport, Florida 33707

or Fax it to us at (727) 893-1005.

 If you applied for any of the above position(s) and were not selected for interview, your application will be kept active for six (6) month from the date the position was filled. All applications are maintained for two (2) years as required by Florida Statute.


Information Poster

The City of Gulfport has a new program to offer savings on prescription drugs to residents who are without health insurance, a traditional benefits plan, or have prescriptions that are not covered by insurance.

The Prescription Discount Card is made available to residents by the City of Gulfport in collaboration with the National League of Cities (NLC) and is made possible through The City of Gulfport membership in NLC.

The card is FREE to all Gulfport residents, regardless of age, income or existing health insurance. By using this card you may save an average of 20% off the regular retail price of prescription drugs at participating pharmacies.

To discover the savings and learn more about the program, CLICK HERE to access the program online and print a card, check drugs prices and locate participating pharmacies.

Residents may also pick up a card at the following locations:

  • City Hall Building
  • Casino Ballroom
  • Recreation Center
  • Senior Center
  • Library

Or for more information, call toll free: 1-888-620-1749.

This is not insurance. Discounts are only available at participating pharmacies. By using this card, participants agree to pay the entire prescription cost less any applicable discount. Savings may vary by drug and pharmacy.

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