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Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the City of Newport News. 
See below for a few of our Featured Positions

 To view and apply for all current Newport News job openings visit our Career Portal.

Featured Positions


Chief of Transportation Engineering

Do you have proven experience in Transportation Engineering?  Looking for a great career?  We welcome you to apply for the position of Chief of Transportation Engineering.

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Trades Professionals Wanted

The City of Newport News is currently recruiting for trades professionals in the areas of Electrical and Plumbing.  Start with a job, land a career!

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Water Treatment Plant Operator

Be a part of something great!  Water Treatment Plant Operators play a vital role in ensuring the quality of the public water supply.  Be a part of the team that ensures quality and safety standards are met and exceeded, providing safe drinking water to our communities.

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Innovation Manager

Do you have a desire to lead teams projects that move an organization from Good to Great??   Then this is for you! We are recruiting for a proven, forward thinking,  visionary,  to work alongside City departments in identifying problems, recommending creative solutions and generating results that move the City forward.

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The City of Newport News is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you require accommodations please contact Human Resources at 926-1800 or email us at