Directions to the Personnel Department


Applications WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED ON THE CITY APPLICATION FORM. You may apply on-line at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/lacity.

Personnel Building

700 East Temple Street,
Room 100
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Monday through Friday
7:00 AM-4:00 PM
(213) 473-9311
TDD (213) 473-9354

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Related Question: Can you make copies of my application when I turn it in?

No. The Personnel Department does not make copies of applications for the applicant's own personal file. Please make your copies before you turn in your application. If you forget, there is a coin operated copy machine by the elevator on the first floor near room 100.

Directions to the main Personnel Building

From EAST of Downtown, take either 5 North, 60 West, or 10 West to the 101 North, just before downtown. Take the Alameda exit, make an immediate right on Commercial Street and Left on Alameda, then a left on Temple. Our building is approximately two blocks down.

From WEST of Downtown, take the 10 East to the 110 North. Exit 4th Street, which is one way. Drive across downtown to Alameda. Turn left on Alameda. Turn right on Temple Street. Our building is approximately two blocks down.
-OR - Continue in the right lane on the 110 North until you see the freeway sign for the 10 East / 5 South. Change to that lane, and veer right. Continue on and exit Alameda/Union Station. Make a right at the stop sign, on to Commercial. Then turn left on Alameda, and a left turn on Temple. Our building is approximately two blocks down.

From the VALLEY, take the 101 to Los Angeles, when you reach downtown stay in one of the left three lanes. You will be following the freeway signs for the 10 East / 5 South. Exit Los Angeles Street (right turn only), make a left on Temple. Our building is approximately two blocks east of Alameda.

From SOUTH and using 110 North, follow the above directions "From West," and if using the 5 North, follow the above directions "From East."

From the NORTH (Pasadena/Glendale area), take the 110 South and exit on Hill Street. Continue on Hill Street until reaching Temple. Make a left on Temple. Our building is approximately two blocks east of Alameda. (Glendale and other northern areas off the 5 freeway must take the 5 South to the 110 South.