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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

 


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, no later than July 10, 2017. Northampton County is an EOE .

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Correctional Officer

Job will require shift work, nights, weekends and some holidays. Qualifications: over the age of 21 and have obtained high school diploma or GED. Certifications must be obtained within one year of employment.

Applications may be obtained from the Sheriff’s Office 5211 The Hornes, Eastville, Va. 23347 or the Eastern Shore Regional Jail Office located at 5245 The Hornes, Eastville, Va. 23347 or by clicking the link above. Deadline for applications: July 10, 2017. Northampton County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Full-time Communication’s Officer


Northampton County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a full time Communication’s Officer. Job does require shift work, nights, weekends and some holidays.
Qualifications: over the age of 18 and have obtained high school diploma or GED
Applications may be obtained from Northampton County Sheriff’s Office, 5211 The Hornes, Eastville, Va. 23347 or clicking the link above.
Deadline for applications: July 10, 2017. EOE

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Senior Zoning Administrator
Northampton County, Virginia

The essential function of this position is to enforce zoning ordinances.  The position is responsible for knowledge and enforcement of County zoning ordinances, related inspections, and preparing reports.  The position works under the Director of Planning, Permitting & Enforcement. 

Supervises inspections for compliance with County zoning ordinances; resolves non-compliance issues, and / or issues citations to violators; supervises follow-up inspections to ensure implementation of corrective measures.  Supervises the Current Planner position jointly with Senior Planner.   Accepts and review applications for zoning permits.  Responsible for issuing plan approval and permits specific to the codes and programs the Zoning Administrator administers.  These include site plan approvals, waiver approvals, mitigation plan approvals, WQIA approvals, zoning clearances, land disturbance permits and wetlands permits.  Provides information and discusses regulations with property owners, business owners, contractors and the general public.  Excellent communication skills are essential.  Please see complete job description on County website.

Requires Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, landscape architecture, planning public administration, or a closely related field. Requires  a Virginia Association of Zoning Officials’ Certified Zoning Administrator (CZA) certification. Requires valid Virginia’s Driver’s License and requires two years of related experience.

Excellent communication skills are essential.  The minimum salary for this position is $52,315.47 plus benefits.


Please submit completed County application form with cover letter to:

Human Resources
PO Box 66
Eastville, Va.  23347 by July 10, 2017. Northampton County is an EOE.

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Current Planner
Northampton County, Virginia

Northampton County is accepting applications for the full-time position of Current Planner. The essential function of the position is to provide zoning and planning technical support for the Planning, Permitting and Enforcement Department. The position works under general supervision of the Senior Planner and the Senior Zoning Administrator. The position will assist the Sr. Zoning Administrator with general zoning services, implementation of specific program elements within Title XV Land Usage of the Northampton County Code and special zoning projects. The position will assist the Sr. Planner with general planning services; the planning, development and updates for specific land use policies and documents and special planning projects.

Primary Duties

Assist Sr. Zoning Administrator and Sr. Planner with special use permits, zoning text amendments, zoning map amendments, waivers, exceptions, variances and code amendments, and violation notices. Manages and implements the septic system pump-out program components of the County’s codes in accordance with Chesapeake Bay regulations. Manages and implements the agricultural best management practices components of the County’s codes in accordance with the Chesapeake Bay regulations. Please see job description for full list of duties.

Requires Bachelor’s degree in planning or related field. Certifications preferred: A Virginia Association of Zoning Officials’ Certified Zoning Administrator (CZA) and Certified AICP or ability to obtain certification within two years of employment.

Excellent communication skills are essential. The minimum salary for this position is $39039.97 plus benefits. Please submit completed County application form with cover letter to:

Human Resources
PO Box 66
Eastville, Va. 23347

by July 10, 2017. Northampton County is an EOE.

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