Employment Opportunities

​​​​Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the City of Virginia Beach. You may view and apply for open positions on the W.A.V.E. - Web Application for Virginia Beach Employment. ​
​​​Please note that a posting stops accepting applications at 12:01a.m. on closing date. Therefore applications must be completed online and submitted by midnight on the day before the posted closing date. The hiring department will contact the applicants that will be interviewed. You may check the status of your application after the closing date by logging into theWAVE. Applicants will receive emails as position statuses are updated.​

Applicant Office Operating Hours

2424 Courthouse Lane, Virginia Beach, 23456 - Building 18 (Map of Municipal Center)
Business Hours
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
Computers available for immediate access to web application

Applicant Support Hours
Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 
Staff on site for immediate assistance
Appointments / Phone Assistance
Call (757) 385-4157, select "Option 9"
Applicant support outside of posted hours and immediate support by phone ​

​Employment Opportunities

The diversity of our workforce enhances our ability to meet the needs of our citizens and we work hard to ensure a fair and inclusive workplace through our organizational values:  quality customer service, teamwork, leadership and learning, integrity, and commitment and inclusion and diversity.  The City of Virginia Beach is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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