After 15 years of service, HRSD General Manager Ted Henifin has announced his retirement effective March 2022.

The HRSD Commission has convened an Executive Search Committee to begin the search for a new General Manager, which is a commission-appointed position. The Committee has procured the services of Baker Tilly for this recruitment.

Click here to learn more about the position and to find out how to submit a cover letter and resume.

This site allows you to review and apply for job openings and review the status of your application. All candidates (new and existing) must register in iRecruitment in order to be considered for employment at HRSD.

Please note that any candidate who previously applied using Candidate Self-Service must re-register using the iRecruitment site.


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Since HRSD's inception, there has been one overriding mission -- to protect public health and the waters of Hampton Roads by treating wastewater effectively. As an industry leader with a service area that includes 20 cities and counties of southeast Virginia, HRSD has received national, state and local honors for environmental excellence. Our diversely qualified workforce helps protect public health and the environment every day. If you share this vision and want to make a difference, join our award-winning team!



Contact Information

The Human Resources office is in HRSD’s main office complex, which is located in Virginia Beach’s Airport Industrial Park. We are open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Mailing Address:
HRSD Human Resources Office
P.O. Box 5914
Virginia Beach, VA 23471-0914

Street Address:
HRSD Human Resources Office
1434 Air Rail Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23455


Phone: 757-460-7303
Fax: 757-460-3697


HRSD is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. HRSD does not discriminate against individuals in employment on the basis of race, sex, including sexual orientation, pregnancy, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, engaging in protected activity or any additional protected characteristics recognized by federal, state and local law.

HRSD is a Drug Free Workplace.


HRSD observes state holidays. Our offices are closed on the following days:

New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Presidents Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Election Day 
Veterans Day

January 1
3rd Monday in January
3rd Monday in February
Last Monday in May
June 19
July 4
1st Monday in September
1st Tuesday in November
November 11
4th Thursday in November and the day after
December 25


Other days or partial days may be declared official holidays at the discretion of the General Manager.