Judge Hidalgo has a bold, new vision for what is possible through Harris County government. With the leadership of her Talent Advisory Group, she has begun to announce the leadership positions available within her office.
In recruiting the very best people to this administration, we are committed to a core set of guiding principles, namely to identify and recruit individuals who:
•Share the Judge's values, particularly honesty, integrity, and hard work.
•Share the Judge's mission to use proactive and innovative leadership by evaluating our past, examining best practices from our peers, and remaining open-minded to new ideas to make Harris County economically competitive and secure a better future for all residents.
•Seek cost-effective solutions that integrate data-driven analysis alongside the advice of experts and the lived experiences of residents.
•Are dedicated to performing with exceptional competence.
•Reflect Harris County’s demographics and are committed to serving all people in Harris County.
•Are committed to pursuing equity as a cross-cutting principle to make sure that every family has a fair shot at opportunities.
•Increase transparency and remain accountable to the people of Harris County.
•Approach the work with a commitment to public service and uphold the highest ethical standards.
Click below to read the job descriptions for available positions within the Office of the County Judge and how to apply:
- Counsel - The Counsel will advise the County Judge and her staff on a wide range of legal, financial, and policy matters. For more information on the position and how to apply, click here.
- Policy Director - The Policy Director will help develop and implement the County Judge’s policy agenda, liaise with experts in the issue areas of importance to the office from across the country, and use evidence and research to inform the direction of the Judge’s actions and advocacy. For more information on the position and how to apply, click here.
- Communications Director - The Director of Communications is responsible for developing and executing a comprehensive communications strategy, messaging, and planning special events for the Harris County Judge. For more information on the position and how to apply, click here.
- Community Engagement Director - The Director of Community Engagement is a senior organizer in residence, responsible for developing a strategy to open pathways of participation for Harris County residents in order to carry forward a community-driven agenda to improve the quality of life for millions of families. For more information on the position and how to apply, click here.