Careers With the City of Virginia Beach

View the status of an opening and/or apply your application towards any new positions listed as often as you desire.

Careers with Virginia Beach Police

When application is complete, call the police academy at (757) 385-6987 with your confirmation number to schedule a testing date.

VBPD requires an extended application and testing process. 

Employment of Minors and/or Seasonal Positions

Sometimes jobs can be found for those under 18, if they meet all other requirements for a position, including schooling. These positions will be posted with all other job openings

The city does not employ 13- to 15-year-olds, but instead suggests they look into volunteer work.

Volunteering With the City

Consider volunteering your time and talent among a wide range of programs and services offered by the City of Virginia Beach.

Working With the Fire Department or Emergency Medical Services

The Virginia Beach Fire Department handles applications for both volunteer and career positions. Please check back often on their website for updates.

To begin the process of becoming a Virginia Beach EMS Provider visit their website or contact Emergency Medical Services at (757) 385-1999. You do not need to live in Virginia Beach.