Human Resources

The Department of Human Resources is responsible for providing employment services for City departments, establishing and administering compensation programs, developing and coordinating staff development and training programs, coordinating employee relations programs, administering various medical programs, and administering the City's substance abuse program.

Policies & Procedures

General personnel policies and procedures adopted by the City Manager and applicable to employees of the City of Newport News can be found by reading our Administrative Manual.

Human Resources Site Outline

The Department of Human Resources' website is organized by division and by topic. Below, we have provided an outline detailing what each division topic includes…

Employment Opportunities
Internship Opportunities
Recruitment and Selection

New Employee Orientation
  • General Information
  • Benefits
  • Policies & Procedures
Performance Management
Employee Development & Training
  • General Employee Training
  • Leadership Development Academy
  • Continuing Education
  • How to Register
  • Training Request
Employee Recognition
  • Service Awards Program
  • Retirement Awards Program
  • CARE Award Program
  • City Manager's Award Program
  • Graduation & Recognition Ceremony
Classification & Compensation
Workers' Compensation (Work-Related Injuries)
  • Claim Administration
Munis Self Service (Training Registration)
  • For City Employees Only: City Employees can use MUNIS Self-Service to view and register for available classes as well as view their training history.