Job Openings

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)


Northampton County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities. 



Current Openings

 

Emergency Medical Technician (ALS preferred)


Northampton County is accepting applications for Full and Part time Emergency Medical Technicians (ALS Preferred) in the Emergency Medical Services Department.
Applicant must at a minimum 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, and Hazardous Materials Awareness. Criminal Background check, physical and drug screening are requirements with this position.

An application can be obtained at the EMS Office or on the Northampton County EMS website (www.Northampton-ems.org) . Completed application form, cover letter, copies of current certifications, and copy of DMV driving record can be submitted to the Department of EMS, PO BOX 235 Eastville, Va. 23347, no later than March 9, 2020. Northampton County is an EOE .



Full Time Maintenance Worker


The Northampton County Public Works Department is looking to fill a full time Maintenance Worker position. The essential function of this position is to maintain County grounds and perform repairs and maintenance work to County buildings and equipment. Applicant should have knowledge and skills in moderate to complex carpentry work. Experience with operating heavy equipment (compact track loaders, backhoes, forklifts, etc.) is desired. Starting pay for this position is $13.01/hr to $15.77 depending on qualifications and experience. Requires valid Virginia driver’s license. CDL is preferred or must obtain CDL within one year of employment, to be paid for by the County. Please contact Chris Thomas for more details on job description at 757-678-0414 or cthomas@co.northampton.va.us.

Applications are available online at www.co.northampton.va.us or at Northampton County Human Resources, 16404 Courthouse Road, P. O. Box 66, Eastville, Virginia 23347 (phone: 757/678-0440 x 551). Accepting applications until March 27, 2020 by 5pm. EOE.


Part Time Maintenance Worker 


The Public Works Department is looking to fill a part time Maintenance Worker position. The essential function of this position is to maintain County Grounds and perform basic building maintenance work. Year round hours between 21 and 28 hours per week. Starting pay for this position is $11.69 to $13.22 depending on qualifications and experience. Requires valid Virginia driver’s license. Please contact Chris Thomas for more details on jobs description at 757-678-0414 or cthomas@co.northampton.va.us.

Applications are available online at www.co.northampton.va.us or at Northampton County Human Resources, 16404 Courthouse Road, P. O. Box 66, Eastville, Virginia 23347 (phone: 757/678-0440 x 551). Accepting applications until March 27, 2020 by 5pm. EOE.




Northampton County Sheriff’s Office is accepting full time employment applications for:

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 the county’s website www.co.northampton.va.us
Deadline for applications: March 27, 2020
Northampton County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Sharitah Goodwyn
Human Resources
Specialist

757-678-0444 ext. 551

sgoodwyn@co.northampton.va.us