New Employee Orientation


Welcome to the City of Newport News, Where Great Things Are Happening! New Employee Orientation is designed to provide new employees an overview of the City with regards to employment, benefits, policies, customer service, and safety. New Employee Orientation features speakers from several City departments, including Human Resources, the City Manager’s Office, Risk Management, and Finance. Full-time New Employee Orientation, scheduled for a full work day, is held twice per month.

Orientation Outline
  • Benefits Overview
  • Mission, Vision, and Core Values
  • Customer Service Principles
  • General Safety Information
  • Policies & Procedures
  • Medical, Worker's Compensation, EAP Services
What to Bring

Download the New Employee Orientation Checklist (PDF)


New Employee Orientation is normally held on the first floor of the Fountain Plaza I building (700 Town Center Drive, Newport News, VA 23606). Need directions to Fountain Plaza One?

For more information about the Employee Benefits offered by the City of Newport News, please visit the Department of Benefits.