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Employment Opportunities

As of November 29, 2016 (0 position removed; 1 position added; 7 positions available):

The Nelson County Board of Supervisors is seeking interested and qualified applicants for the following positions:

* Position:  (Seasonal) Basketball Site Supervisor – Rockfish
Hourly Rate:  $11.00 – $11.85
Department:  Parks & Recreation
Closing Date:  Open until filled by qualified applicant
Start Date:  As soon as possible
Dates of Position: November 2016 – March 2017
Required Documentation:Nelson County Job Application

Nelson County Parks and Recreation Department seeking qualified applicants for a Site Supervisor for the youth basketball season.  Oversees site for practice and games; including supervision of participants and spectators.  Some experience preferred.

November through December 2016: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursdays nights, with the possibility of Tuesday nights.

January through March 2017: Saturday day and possibly evening; Monday, Wednesday, and Thursdays nights, with the possibility of Tuesday nights.

Interested persons may apply to Human Resources, P.O. Box 336, Lovingston, VA  22949.  (434)263-7137. EOE.

* Position:  Full Time Public Safety Dispatcher
Salary Range:  $26,487-$29,967
Department: 
Emergency Services
Closing Date:  Open until filled by qualified applicant
Start Date:  As soon as possible
Required Documentation:Nelson County Job Application

Responsibilities include answering and documenting all calls into the Emergency Operations Center including dispatching appropriate emergency personnel.  Must have the ability to communicate orally, effectively handle emergency situations, and work well with the public.  Education equivalent to high school graduation is required.  Knowledge of PC applications, county road systems, and emergency communication center techniques and procedures is preferred.  Candidates will be required to undergo a background check.

Interested persons may submit a completed application and resume with three references to the Department of Human Resources, P.O. Box 336, Lovingston, VA  22949, (434) 263-7137. EOE

For a County employment application, please visit: Nelson County Job Application


*Position: 
Information Systems Specialist
Salary Range:  $39,087 – $44,224
Department:  
Information Systems
Closing Date:  Open until filled by qualified applicant
Start Date:  As soon as possible
Required Documentation:Nelson County Job Application;  Resume; AND Three (3) References

With supervision, performs diversified information system and administrative duties.  Responsibilities include mapping, data maintenance and analysis using Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping software and database tools to maintain County data related to many aspects of local government, technical support of the County’s computer network and users and support of the NCBA Broadband network and operations.

Education and/or experience with ArcGIS and GPS equipment is desired.  Must have good oral and written communications skills, have experience with the use of computer applications and possess a valid Virginia driver’s license.  Candidates with a four year college degree in a related field preferred.  Candidates will be required to undergo a background check.

Interested persons may submit a completed application and resume with three references to the Department of Human Resources, P.O. Box 336, Lovingston, VA  22949, (434) 263-7137. EOE

For a County employment application, please visit: Nelson County Job Application

 

* Position:  Part-Time Office Assistant
Hourly Rate: 
$10.49 – $11.29
Department:  
Tourism
Closing Date:  Open until filled by qualified applicant
Start Date: 
As soon as possible
Required Documentation: 
Nelson County Job Application

Responsibilities include some data entry, answering the phone, restocking brochures, and greeting the public in the Nelson County Visitor’s Center. Must have the ability to communicate orally and work well with the public.  Experience with Microsoft Word and Excell desired.  Education equivalent to high school graduation.  Candidates will be required to undergo a criminal background check. Position is for Saturday and Sunday shift, hours 9:00 am – 5:00 pm; 16 – 32 hours per month.

Interested persons may submit a completed County employment application to Nelson County Human Resources, P.O. Box 336, Lovingston, VA  22949.  (434)263-7137. EOE.

For a County employment application, please visit: Nelson County Job Application

 

* Position:  Part-Time Finance Technician II
Hourly Rate:  $15.47-$17.51
Department:  Finance & Human Resources
Closing Date:  Open until filled by qualified applicant
Start Date:  As soon as possible
Required Documentation:Nelson County Job Application

Candidate must have skills in general office record keeping and the ability to perform complex calculations and data analysis.

Required: General knowledge of payroll, human resources, budget preparation, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and procurement of goods and services; knowledge of basic accounting and budget principles; proficiency with word processing and spreadsheet software.

Preferred: Experience with the Bright and Associates Municipal Software package; experience in local government setting; two year college degree with accounting emphasis or at least three (3) years experience in a related field.

Interested persons may submit a completed County employment application to Nelson County Human Resources, P.O. Box 336, Lovingston, VA  22949.  (434)263-7137. EOE.

For a County employment application, please visit: Nelson County Job Application

 

 

 

The Nelson County Commonwealths Attorney’s Office is seeking interested and qualified applicants for the following positions:

*Position: Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney
Salary Range:  $53,967
Start Date:  To be determined
Closing Date:  Open until filled by qualified applicant
Apply to: Nelson County Commonwealth’s Attorney Office at P. O. Box 447, Lovingston, Virginia, 22949

Prosecution of felonies and misdemeanors in all courts in Nelson County.  This position manages dockets, prepares cases for trial, conducts legal research, interviews, and prepares witnesses, answers discovery, and performs all other related work in trying cases.  This is a two attorney office.

Must be licensed Virginia attorney in good standing with the Virginia State Bar.  Preference given to candidates with prosecution or criminal defense trial experience.  Must be able to demonstrate the ability to communicate clearly in writing and work well in a team environment.

Résumés can be mailed to the Nelson County Commonwealth’s Attorney Office at P. O. Box 447, Lovingston, Virginia, 22949.

Please be aware, the Nelson County Department of Human Resources does not handle applications for Constitutional Offices.  Please direct any applications, resumes, or questions directly to the Constitutional Office.

 

The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office is seeking interested and qualified applicants for the following positions:

*Position: Sheriff’s Office Dispatcher (Communications Officer E-911)
Starting Salary :  $24,924
Start Date:
  To be determined
Closing Date:  Open until filled by qualified applicant
Required Documentation: Application – Obtain from Sheriff’s Office
Apply: Nelson County Sheriff’s Office, 84 Courthouse Square, Lovingston, Virginia, 22949

GENERAL SUMMARY: Exciting, challenging, and rewarding public service position with the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office.  Answers emergency and service calls from the public and dispatches to law enforcement, fire and EMS agencies.  Utilizes regional radio system, telephones, mapping system and multiple computers to receive, interpret and transmit information to public safety personnel.  Must have excellent multi-tasking skills and work well with others in a team based environment.  Successful candidates must have a valid driver’s license, submit a completed application for employment, pass an intensive background check including criminal records, polygraph test and drug screen.  Applicant must be willing to work 12 hour shifts, day or night including weekends and holidays.

Interested candidates can acquire a job description and application from the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office, 84 Courthouse Square, Lovingston, VA 22949. Nelson County Sheriff’s Office is an equal Opportunity Employer.  EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

Please be aware, the Nelson County Department of Human Resources does not handle applications for Constitutional Offices.  Please direct any applications, resumes, or questions directly to the Constitutional Office.

 


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Contact Us
Physical Address
84 Courthouse Square
Lovingston, VA 22949
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 336
Lovingston, VA 22949
Contact
Debbie McCann - Director
434-263-7135
Sara Turner - Finance Technician (Payroll & Human Resources)
434-263-7137
Grace Mawyer - Finance Technician (Accts. Payable & Public Services)
434-263-7138
fax: 434-263-7134