Career Opportunities


Hampton Roads Transit is looking for dynamic, customer service oriented, and energetic people to become part of a team that is committed to providing excellent and effective public transportation to the Hampton Roads region. HRT is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you need reasonable accommodations to complete the HRT employment application and/or for the interview, please contact Human Resources at (757) 222-6000.

Recruiting Events:

Bus Operator and Mechanic Career Fair: Friday, September 23, 2016 at 509 E 18th Street in Norfolk from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

HRT constantly seeks diverse, well-trained and highly qualified candidates for various vacancies. For more information about these recruiting events, please contact our Human Resources Department at (757) 222-6000.

Hampton Roads Transit only accepts online applications. Applicants can apply for jobs at HRT, maintain and update their online profile or resume or check the status of their application. Please take a few moments to carefully review a few tips regarding the system.

*If you do not have access to a personal computer, HRT has applications kiosks available for your use at 3400 Victoria Boulevard, Hampton VA and 509 East 18th Street – Building 4, Norfolk, VA (Mon – Fri 8am to 4pm,)*

If you are ready to begin your career search, please click on one of the below links as appropriate:

For Prospective Applicants

* Please note, if you have applied for a job using the old online system, you will need to register and submit an application.

For Current Employees

* Current Employees have been issued an username and will NOT need to register.

Please be aware that it is our policy to check all references and driving records, complete academic verifications (when required) and civil/criminal background checks for all positions. Drug tests are required for all positions. Participation in HRT’s Drug Free work place program is a requirement for all employees and therefore is a condition of employment.

Trouble Applying?

If you need assistance, please contact Human Resources by sending an email to or call (757) 222-6000 ext. 6355. Hours are Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm