News Flash


Posted on: February 26, 2019


Three fairs over next two weeks; year-round opportunities also available

The Newport News Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism is holding three job fairs next month to fill over 180 summer positions in various locations throughout the City. Some year-round positions may also be available. The job fairs are being held: 

  • Wednesday, March 6, 5 pm to 8 pm, Fountain Plaza II, 700 Town Center Drive;
  • Saturday, March 9, 9 am to 12 pm, Denbigh Community Center, 15198 Warwick Blvd; and
  • Wednesday, March 13, 5 pm to 8 pm, Fountain Plaza II, 700 Town Center Drive.

Available positions include (*possible year-round positions):

  • Animal Shelter*
  • Aquatics*
  • Athletics Programs
  • Community Centers*
  • Concessions
  • Golf
  • Groundskeeping
  • Child Care*
  • Parks
  • Playgrounds
  • Tennis

 Jobs may be viewed online at Applicants are encouraged to apply online prior to the job fairs, but applications will also be accepted onsite. Job interviews will be conducted at the fairs and preliminary offers may be made immediately. The City of Newport News is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Anyone requiring accommodations to complete the application or for the interview should call the Department of Human Resources at 757-926-1800. 

For more information about the summer job fairs, call Parks, Recreation & Tourism at 757-926-1400.

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