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DPU Hiring Event is April 6

The City of Richmond Department of Public Utilities is hosting its third Hiring Event on Wednesday, April 6 at 1801 Commerce Rd from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. This event will allow candidates looking for a new career an opportunity to apply and have an on-site interview. 

This event is ideal for candidates who are looking to start more than a new job, but ready to begin a new career! As providers of essential public health and safety services, a career at DPU is very rewarding. DPU’s employee vision is to be a premier employer that nurtures employee pride, success and development through honesty, integrity, respectfulness and service toward others.

With many position types, candidates are likely to find one which suits their skills and interests. Featured positions at this Hiring Event include: 

- Equipment Operator, Senior
- Equipment Operator, Principal
- Maintenance and Operations Crew Chief 

Qualified applicants will be interviewed on-site and advised of next steps in the hiring process.

Be Prepared:

  • Click here to check for the current job openings. Positions for which interviews will be conducted at the Hiring Event are noted in the job descriptions.
  • Find the job you want to apply for and submit your application on-line (not required, but will save time).
  • Print your job application and bring it with you (not required, but will save time).
  • MASKS REQUIRED and MUST be worn at all times while inside of the building.
  • Valid driver’s license/CDL or photo I.D. required for interview. No exceptions

What to Expect:

  • Qualified applicants will be interviewed onsite.
  • Positions will be interviewed and advised of next steps in the hiring process.


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