Human Resources


Attention: New City Employment Site Available

The City of Newport News Human Resources is excited to have launched  a new career portal page . With enhanced features including easier to use navigation tools, auto-save features and enhanced mobile device compatibility, applicants will find it even easier to apply for employment with the City of Newport News. Beginning November 16, 2015, anyone interested in applying for available positions will be asked to create a new application in our enhanced system. 


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.