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.

Currently Recruiting for Firefighter/Medic Recruit

Fire Recruit

The City of Newport News is currently recruiting for Firefighter/Medic Recruit.  Online applications will be accepted at the following website through August 19, 2016/  Please follow all instructions for applying and initiating the next steps of the recruitment process. 

Firefighter/Medic Recruit Application Link