Connecting Local Talent to City and HUD-Funded Projects

The Hire NOLA First Source and Section 3 program is designed to connect local and disadvantaged workers with employment opportunities on City and HUD-funded projects, particularly in the public construction sector. By registering in our database, you'll be considered for potential hiring opportunities that match your skills and experience.

To be included in this program, please complete the Hire NOLA First Source and Section 3 Certification Application below. Our team is here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have.

Contact Information:

For inquiries related to Hire NOLA:

  • Email:
    Phone: 504-658-4500

For inquiries related to Section 3:

  • Email:
    Phone: 504-658-4203

Don't miss out on the chance to be part of the workforce that's building a better New Orleans. Submit your application today and take the first step towards exciting career opportunities in your community.

(Include apartment number if applicable.)
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Are you able to receive text messages?
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(E-mail Address that is checked often)
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Are you a disadvantaged local worker, currently experiencing at least one of the following?*

  • History of prior arrest or conviction
  • Homeless
  • A custodial single parent
  • Chronically unemployed
  • Have been emancipated from the foster care system
  • A veteran of the U.S. military
  • Underemployed, meaning working less than 1,000
    hours in the past year, or Unemployed, meaning
    having no current source of income.
Are you currently a recipient of, or eligible for public assistance within the last year provided by one or more programs, including food stamps, TANF, Section 8or LIHEAP?*

Are you a resident of a public housing development, such as those managed by HANO?*

During the last 3 years, has your family income been at or below the levels indicated in the chart below? *

Calendar Year 1 person family 2 person family 3 person family 4 person family 5 person family 6 person family 7 person family 8 person family
2018 36,750 42,000 47,250 52,500 56,700 60,900 65,100 69,300
2017 35,500 40,550 45,600 50,650 54,750 58,800 62,850 66,900
2016 33,600 38,400 43,200 48,000 51,850 55,700 59,550 63,400
(You may include prior experience, certifications, training or job skills)
Please enter today's date.