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Employment

How do I apply for a vacancy?

A separate Northampton County application is required for each announced vacancy by 5 p.m. on the deadline date. Position title and department location must be written on each application. Resumes cannot substitute the Northampton County Employment Application.

  • For positions requiring a DMV driving record, a good driving record will be required for employment.
  • A Social Security card and I-9 information (Employment Eligibility) will be required at time of employment

Application can be picked up at the Northampton County Administrative Offices at 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, VA, 23347 or downloaded below.

Unless otherwise stated send all resumes and completed applications to:

Northampton County
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 66
Eastville, VA 23347

Download Employment Application (PDF)

Northampton County Sheriff's Office Application (PDF)

Current Openings

 


Information Technology Technician

Northampton County is accepting applications for a full time IT Technician in the Information Technology Department.

The essential function of this position is to assist in the daily operations of the Department, including but not limited to: systems administration, website management, application administration, network administration and providing technical support for all county departments.

Familiarity with the following systems will be advantageous:

Website development/management software
Cisco VoIP Systems
Cisco IOS
Microsoft SQL
Microsoft Server and Desktop Operating Systems
Microsoft Exchange Server
VMWare ESXi

Successful candidates should possess the following traits:

Proven experience as IT Technician or relevant position
Excellent diagnostic and problem solving skills
In depth understanding of diverse computer systems and networks
Knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles
The ability to communicate technical concepts effectively to a varied audience
Strong sense of discretion and confidentiality
Strong organizational and time-management skills
Ability to meet deadlines and manage stress effectively in high-pressure situations
Experience with LAN/WAN networks
Experience with website development/management

Bachelor’s degree in Systems Administration or closely related field is desired. Cisco Networking Certification(s) (CNET or CCNA), Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) or closely related certifications are preferred. This position also requires valid Virginia Driver’s License and five years of related work experience. Criminal background check required. Minimum salary for this position is $36,451.00.

Please submit completed County application form (above) with cover letter and copies of certifications to Human Resources, P. O. Box 66, Eastville, VA 23347 by November 17, 2017. Northampton County is an EOE.

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Current Planner

Northampton County is accepting applications for a full-time Current Planner. The essential function of this position is to provide planning technical support for the Planning, Permitting & Enforcement Department. Assists the Zoning Administrator with implementation of specific program elements within Title XV Land Usage of the Northampton County Code. Assists the Senior Planner with planning, development and updates for specific land use policies and documents and special planning projects.

Requires Bachelor’s degree in planning, environmental science or related field; valid Virginia Driver’s License; and Wetlands Certification within two years’ of employment.

Excellent communication skills are essential. The minimum salary for this position is $39,039.97 plus benefits.

Please submit completed County application form with cover letter to Human Resources, P. O. Box 66, Eastville, VA 23347 by November 17, 2017. Northampton County is an EOE

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Zoning Administrator

 

Northampton County is accepting applications for a full-time Zoning Administrator. The essential function of the position is to enforce zoning ordinances and is responsible for knowledge and enforcement of County zoning ordinances, related inspections, and preparing reports.

Conducts inspections for compliance with County zoning ordinances; resolves non-compliance issues. Serves as Subdivision Agent. Supervisors Current Planner position jointly with Director.

Requires Bachelor’s degree in public administration or a closely related field.

Requires valid Virginia Driver’s License and a Virginia Association of Zoning Officials’ certification.

Excellent communication skills are essential. The minimum salary for this position is $47,451 plus benefits.

Please submit completed County application form with cover letter to Human Resources P. O. Box 66, Eastville, VA 23347 by November 17, 2017. Northampton County is an EOE.

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Building and Code Compliance Inspector

Northampton County is accepting applications for a full-time Building and Code Compliance Inspector. The essential function of this position is to perform building inspections and enforce violations for abandoned cars, grass complaints, dangerous structures, solid waste and signs. Performs customer service relative to above duties and enforcement of municipal codes.

Requires high school diploma or GED, supplemented by trade, apprentice, or vocational school programs in one or more building construction disciplines, and experience as a property maintenance inspector, building inspector or in one or more areas in the construction field; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Requires valid Virginia Driver’s License.

Excellent communication skills are essential. The minimum salary for this position is $33,723 plus benefits.

Please submit completed County application form with cover letter to Human Resources P. O. Box 66, Eastville, VA 23347 by November 17, 2017. Northampton County is an EOE.

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Emergency Medical Technician

Northampton County is accepting applications for Full time Emergency Medical Technician seeking to fill position with certified Intermediate / Paramedic certifications in the Emergency Medical Services Department.

Applicant must possess the following: Commonwealth of Virginia- Department of Health Emergency Medical Technician certification, CPR, valid VA. Driver’s License with good driving record, Emergency Vehicle Operators Course, Hazardous Materials Awareness. Criminal Background checks are a requirement with this position.

An application can be obtained thru the Human Resources office or by clicking the link at the top of this page. Completed application form, cover letter, copies of current certifications, and copy of DMV driving record can be submitted to Human Resources PO BOX 66 Eastville, Va. 23347,

. Northampton County is an EOE .

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