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Accounting Technician I/II/III
$34,117 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Treasurer’s Office seeks an individual to perform responsible work assisting taxpayers, maintaining and processing bills, payments, ledgers, tax information, and complex fiscal or related records. There are three levels of Accounting Technician distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Accounts Payable Specialist
$34,117 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Social Services Department seeks an individual to perform responsible work processing accounts payable, account reconciliations, financial data record keeping and accounting support activities.

Assistant Director - Financial and Management Services
$85,152 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Financial and Management Services department seeks an individual to perform advanced accounting and budget work, assists with the preparation of financial reports and coordination of audits of the County and its fiscal agents and assists with the formation of and monitoring of the annual budgets. Assists in the development of long term goals, internal controls, and identification of process improvements within the Department.

Assistant Director Economic Development
$73,863 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Office of Economic Development seeks an individual to perform business attraction, development, and retention work; assists in coordinating prospect attraction and support efforts with that of other County departments, the Economic Development Authority, commercial real estate brokers, regional organizations and State agencies; and, assists in coordinating Capital Improvement Projects, grant programs and other special projects and events; represents department as a liaison to various committees and external organizations.

Assistant Recreation Supervisor
$13.36 / hour. Part-time Regular and On-Call positions (up to 28 hrs per week). James City County Parks and Recreation seeks responsible individuals to assist with overseeing the comprehensive REC Connect Before and After School Program to include daily program schedule planning, activity leadership, and record keeping. Work schedule times may vary depending on the site placement. The average work schedule is Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 9:30 am and/or 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm with the exception of current school changes due to COVID-19. Staff may be asked to work 6-8 hour shifts each day, but not to exceed 28 hrs. per week

Automotive Technician I/II/III
$42,028 - $62,378 or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. Candidates offered a full-time position are eligible for a $2,000 or $4,000 Sign-on bonus! **ask for more detail. James City County’s Fleet and Equipment Maintenance Division is hiring Automotive Technicians to perform responsible/experienced skilled craft work inspecting, maintaining, and repairing a variety of gasoline and diesel vehicles, specialized equipment, heavy equipment ambulances, and fire apparatus.

Bus Driver (Full Time)
$34,117 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. The Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) seeks an individual to perform responsible work in the operation of a Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) bus on an assigned route.

Bus Driver (Part Time)
$16.40 / hour or higher DOQ + Part-Time County Benefits. Part Time Positions Available (20 hours per week). The Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) seeks an individual to perform responsible work in the operation of a Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) bus on an assigned route.

Business Manager
Competitive Salary DOQ + Full-time County Benefits. Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center (OTMDC) is seeking an individual to perform responsible work managing office operations and staff to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency.

Capital Projects Coordinator - Limited Term
Candidates offered a full-time position are eligible for a $3,000 sign-on bonus! **ask for more details. $73,863 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits; this is a limited-term position. James City County’s General Services and Information Resources Management Departments seek an individual to perform advanced professional work managing and overseeing technology focused construction projects. Individual will oversee the construction of underground utility infrastructure and perform project management duties for the selection and implementation of communications systems.

Capital Projects Inspector I/II/III
$42,028 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s General Services Department seeks an individual to perform responsible (Inspector I/II) or experienced (Inspector III) work inspecting public construction sites in compliance with local and state regulations. There are three levels of Inspector distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Clinical Assistant (Dental)
Competitive Salary DOQ + Full-time County Benefits. James City County’s Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center seeks an individual to perform responsible work providing customer support in a medical center, including carrying out varied and complex procedural support within the context of a primary care center.

Construction Maintenance Worker I/II/III
Candidates offered a full-time position are eligible for a $2,000 sign-on bonus! **ask for more details. Salary Dependent on Qualifications + Full-Time County Benefits. Typical schedule is Monday – Friday. James City County Grounds Maintenance Division is hiring multiple Full Time Construction Maintenance Workers in the following sections: athletic field maintenance, park landscaping, and stormwater facility maintenance.

Convenience Center Attendant I/II
$14.29 / hour or higher DOQ + Partial County Benefits. Part-time regular position (28 hours per week) available. James City County’s General Services Department seeks an individual to perform responsible work operating one or more of the County’s Convenience Centers for disposal of residential refuse and recyclables.

Custodial Worker
$27,783 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s General Services Department seeks an individual to perform responsible custodial and manual work in the care and cleaning of County facilities, buildings, and grounds. There are two levels of Custodian distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Custodian I/II
$13.36 / hour or higher DOQ + Partial County Benefits. James City County Facilities Maintenance Division seeks an individual to perform responsible custodial and manual work in the care and cleaning of County facilities, buildings, and grounds.

Customer Service Representative
$14.29 / hour or higher DOQ + Part-Time County Benefits. Part Time Positions Available (20 hours per week). The Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) seeks an individual to perform responsible administrative and customer service related work in support of the Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) transit operations.

Customer Service Representative
$14.29 / hour + Partial County Benefits; Multiple part-time, regular positions (10-20 hours / week) and on-call positions (up to 28 hours/week) available. James City County’s Parks and Recreation Department is seeking enthusiastic and hard-working applicants with a “people-first” attitude to interact with customers and provide information in response to inquiries about James City County and all that it has to offer. If you are a collaborative team player who adapts to both serving and leading, have excellent customer care and focus, can think fast, find answers, and respond quickly to customer needs in a polite and professional manner, then this is the employment opportunity for you. Applicants who can work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends, at both the James City County Recreation Center and the Abram Frink Jr. Community Center are preferred. Candidates should discuss availability during the hiring process.

Dental Assistant
Competitive Salary DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center seeks an individual to perform responsible work providing dental assistance, service, and care to patients in a primary care dental center.

Deputy Commissioner I
$13.36 / hour; on-call position available (up to 20 hours / week). James City County Commissioner of the Revenue is seeking an individual to perform responsible work assisting citizens with a variety of tax-related matters, including personal property and state income taxes.

Deputy Commissioner III
$31,839 / year + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Commissioner of the Revenue’s Office seeks an individual to perform responsible work assembling, evaluating, and analyzing information about property values and using this information to produce uniform, accurate appraisals of residential property in conformance with applicable statutes, codes, and standards of professional practice.

Deputy Sheriff I/II/III (Full-Time)
$45,074 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Sheriff’s Office seeks an individual to perform responsible work enforcing courtroom and courthouse security and serving civil process in James City County and the City of Williamsburg according to established Williamsburg-James City County Sheriff’s Office procedures under varying degrees of supervision. There are three levels of Deputy Sheriff distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Deputy Sheriff I/II/III (Part-Time)
$21.67 / hour or higher DOQ + Part-Time County Benefits. Part Time Positions Available (20 hours per week). James City County’s Sheriff’s Office seeks an individual to perform responsible work enforcing courtroom and courthouse security and serving civil process in James City County and the City of Williamsburg according to established Williamsburg-James City County Sheriff’s Office procedures under varying degrees of supervision. There are three levels of Deputy Sheriff distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Development & Grants Coordinator
Hourly Rate DOQ + Partial County Benefits. Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center (OTMDC) is seeking individual to perform responsible work securing financial resources through grants, appeals, private donations, estate gifts, special events and jurisdictional support which will support Olde Towne Medical & Dental Center’s (OTMDC) programs and services. Develops and manages the OTMDC brand and all aspects of marketing communication in order to raise awareness of the Center’s mission.

Emergency Communications Officer (Certified)
$42,028 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County is offering exciting opportunities for a career in emergency communications with signing bonuses for eligible candidates! Both non-certified and certified Emergency Communications Officers are eligible for $2,500 and $4,000 additional signing bonuses, respectively, regardless of career ladder level. Tuition assistance for job-related college courses is also available, up to $5,250 per year.

Emergency Communications Officer (Non-Certified)
$40,000 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County is offering exciting opportunities for a career in emergency communications with signing bonuses for eligible candidates! Both non-certified and certified Emergency Communications Officers are eligible for $2,500 and $4,000 additional signing bonuses, respectively, regardless of career ladder level. Tuition assistance for job-related college courses is also available, up to $5,250 per year.

Environmental Inspector I/II/III
$42,028 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Stormwater and Resource Protection Division seeks an individual to perform responsible (Inspector I/II) or experienced (Inspector III) work monitoring, planning, and inspecting a variety of environmental development programs for the County.

Family First Program Coordinator
$48,347 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Social Services Department seeks an individual to perform coordination, oversight, and programmatic supervision of services provided under the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) Program, as well as other state and local child welfare programs and initiatives.

Family Services Specialist I/II/III
$42,028 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Social Services Department seeks an individual to perform responsible work providing support and assistance to agency customers with personal, social, health, and economic needs; counsels clients, makes referrals, determines eligibility for social services, and serves as liaison between clients and ancillary agencies providing services. There are three levels of Family Services Specialist distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Financial Reporting Manager
$68,803 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Financial and Management Services Department seeks an individual to perform advanced work planning, coordinating, and supervising the financial reporting operations for the County and its fiscal agencies.

Firefighter I/II/III/IV
$47,175 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County is offering exciting opportunities for a career in firefighting and emergency medical services! In addition to providing fire and emergency medical services, James City County Fire Department has several special teams in technical rescue, open water/dive rescue, honor guard and tactical medic. Divisions within the Department include: Health and Safety, Operations, Training, EMS, Planning, Fire Marshal's Office, Administration, Emergency Management and Emergency Communications.

Fitness Attendant
$13.36 / hour or higher DOQ. Part-time and On-Call positions available (up to 20 hours / week). James City County Parks and Recreation Department is seeking an individual with an outgoing personality and a love for fitness to provide a clean, safe, and welcoming environment for all users of the James City County Recreation Center. This individual will provide quality customer service by greeting and interacting with patrons, teaching members and guests how to use equipment, reporting complaints, and promoting facility activities and special events. Moreover, this individual is responsible for enforcing rules and conducting minor equipment repairs as needed. Applicants must be able to work nights and weekends.

Guardianship Navigator - Limited Term
$42,028/ year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Social Services Department seeks an individual to perform responsible work providing support and assistance to the court-appointed guardians of incapacitated adults. The goal of the Greater Williamsburg Guardianship Navigator program is to assist guardians in utilizing services to meet the incapacitated adult they are responsible for, and to promote effective partnerships among public and private agencies to provide resources and support to guardians and incapacitated adults.

Human Resource Analyst
$64,097 / year DOQ + Full time County Benefits. James City Service Authority (JCSA) seeks individuals to perform advanced work leading multiple functional areas in human resources ensuring policy and practice are aligned.

Indoor Lifeguard
$15.39 / hour or higher DOQ. On-Call positions available (up to 28 hours / week). James City County’s Parks and Recreation Department seeks an individual to perform responsible work ensuring the safety of swimmers, enforcing safety rules, promoting water safety, and maintaining pool or beach areas.

Industrial Electrician, Instrumentation & Control Specialist
James City Service Authority seeks career minded individuals to perform experienced work maintaining and repairing control system equipment such as electrical, electronic, microprocessor and variable frequency drives, electro-mechanical, power generation and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) components. There are four levels in this series distinguished by the level of work and the qualifications of the employee. Position is eligible for Full-Time County Benefits. Salary ranges for the different levels are: Specialist I $51,868-$82,044; Specialist II $55,653 - $88,100; Specialist III $55,653 - $88,100; Specialist IV $59,772 - $94,610.

Information Systems Technician
$45,074 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Social Services Department seeks an individual to perform responsible work providing customer service and support, ensuring integrity of various systems, maintaining and monitoring computer applications, networks and related security and inventory, and providing support in process development.

Inspector I/II/III
$42,028 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Community Development Department seeks an individual to perform responsible (Inspector I/II) or experienced (Inspector III) work inspecting new and remodeled residential and commercial buildings to ensure compliance with the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code, Virginia Manufactured Home Safety Regulations, Virginia Industrialized Building Safety Regulations, Virginia Amusement Device Regulations, federal and state laws, and local ordinances; serves as a technical representative of the Building Official. There are three levels of Inspector distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Instructor I/II/III - Outdoor/Sports (Seasonal)
$13.36 - $30.00/hour, DOQ; part-time, seasonal position (up to 20 hours/week). James City County Parks and Recreation seeks individuals to plan, execute, and instruct special interest, sports, and outdoor education classes/camps seasonally for youth and/or adults, on an as-needed basis. Specifically, looking for individuals qualified to teach classes and/or camps in areas of sports (basketball, soccer, multi-sport, etc.) and outdoor skills (camping, cooking, fishing, hiking), outdoor adventure (geocaching, kayaking, canoeing, etc.), and special interests but will consider any additional topics as well as stated in the application.

Lead Lifeguard
$34,117 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Parks and Recreation Department seeks an individual to perform experienced work providing a safe aquatic environment; serves as lead worker for assigned beach area or pool facility.

Lead Park Attendant (Seasonal)
$16.40/hour, or higher DOQ; seasonal position (up to 40 hours/week). James City County Parks and Recreation seeks an individual to perform responsible work assisting in the daily operation of Jamestown Beach Event Park including directing staff, assisting patrons, monitoring activities, and maintaining cleanliness of the beachfront park.

Maintenance Foreman
$45,074 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County Grounds Maintenance Division is hiring a Full Time Maintenance Foreman to perform responsible work supervising the landscaping and maintenance of County parks and other grounds and planted areas. Works under the general supervision of the Parks and Grounds Maintenance Superintendent.

Marketing and Communications Specialist I/II/III
$45,074 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Office of Economic Development seeks an individual to perform advanced responsible work developing marketing and Communications strategies in support of the Office of Development and Economic Development Authority with research, data collection, database maintenance and creating content for social media platforms and website. There are three levels of Marketing and Communications Specialist distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Munis Financials Systems Analyst
$59,722 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County Information Resource Management Department seeks an individual to perform experienced work evaluating, analyzing, managing, maintaining, and developing solutions for the County’s diverse information systems; works closely with Accounting, Purchasing and General Services utilizing their Munis Financial platform.

Park Attendant (Freedom/Veterans Park)
$14.29/ hour or higher DOQ. Part-time and On-Call positions available. James City County Parks and Recreation is seeking self-guided and motivated applicants to perform responsible service work in the daily operation of our award-winning parks. If you enjoy nature, history, sports, and most importantly, working outdoors, here’s an exciting employment opportunity for you to get paid to do what you enjoy. The department operates 19 parks, including trails and playgrounds, from Chickahominy Riverfront Park to Jamestown Beach Event Park, Upper County Park to Veterans Park (Kidsburg), and Little Creek Reservoir Park, Freedom Park, James City County Marina, Warhill Sports Complex, the Skate Park, and more. Positions are currently available at Freedom Park (10-hours/week) and Veterans Park (18-hour/week). Applicants must have flexible available and available to work evenings and weekends. Candidates should discuss availability during the hiring process.

Park Attendant (Warhill Sports Complex)
$14.29 / hour or higher DOQ + Part-Time County Benefits. Part Time Positions Available (18 hours per week). James City County Parks and Recreation is seeking self-guided and motivated applicants to perform responsible service work in the daily operation at the Warhill Sports Complex. If you enjoy sports and working outdoors, here’s an exciting employment opportunity for you to get paid to do what you enjoy.

Police Chief
$98,204 – $156,182 DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Police Department seeks an individual to perform high level official and administrative work providing leadership for the Police Department and the community and developing and administering programs and systems to support and promote high performance strategies to meet organizational needs.

Police Lieutenant (Internal County Candidates Only May Apply)
$64,097 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Police Department seeks an individual to perform advanced professional work managing law enforcement activities for assigned area.

Police Officer I/II
$50,700 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. Signing Bonus: $5,000 (half paid upon hire, half paid after field training; requires a 3-year commitment / contract). Education Incentive: $3,000 for a bachelor's degree or higher or $1,500 for an associate's degree or 60 earned credit hours from an accredited college or university (amount is added to your salary)

Program Management Specialist
$51,868 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Treasurer’s Office seeks an individual to perform experienced project management work to ensure all processes and resources used by the Treasurer’s office are being used to the maximum benefit.

Program Services Assistant
$15.31 / hour + Partial County Benefits; Part-Time Regular position available (20hrs / week). Williamsburg Regional Library, a nationally recognized, star-rated library, is looking for a public-service focused individual to join our program services team. WRL contributes to a strong, informed, and resilient community by providing access to resources, programs, and public spaces. WRL delivers outstanding and equitable library services to all members of a diverse region.

Purchasing Specialist I
$45,074 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Purchasing Division seeks an individual to perform experienced and independent work providing complex and specialized procurement services for a variety of supplies, materials, equipment and professional and non-professional consulting and other services required by, but not limited to, James City County, James City Service Authority (JCSA), Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA), and Williamsburg-James City County (WJCC) Public Schools staff.

Real Estate Appraiser I/II/III
$45,074 - $71,877 / year DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Real Estate Assessment Division seeks an individual to perform responsible work assembling, evaluating, and analyzing information about property values and using this information to produce uniform, accurate appraisals of residential property in conformance with applicable statutes, codes, and standards of professional practice. There are three levels of Real Estate Appraiser distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Recreation Leader I/II
$13.36 / hour + Part-time Regular with Partial County Benefits and On-Call positions available (up to 28 hrs per week). James City County Parks and Recreation seeks enthusiastic individuals with high energy and the ability to work in a team environment to help plan, lead, and coordinate recreational activities such as games, sports, arts and crafts, and field trips for children ages 5-14 in the comprehensive Before and After School Program and Summer Camp Program. The average work schedule is Monday-Friday between 7:00 am – 9:30 am and/or 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm (with the exception of current school changes due to COVID-19. Staff may be asked to work 6-5 hr. shifts each day, but not to exceed 28 hrs. per week. Summer Camp hours will include 6-8 hr. shifts, each day, between the hours of 7:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Recreation Program Coordinator (Aquatics)
$39,199 - $45,074 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Parks & Recreation Department seeks an individual to perform experienced work in the planning, development, supervision, management and evaluation of recreation programs, classes and activities for all groups, ages and interest levels and special populations within the County.

Risk Manager
$64,097 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Financial and Management Services seeks an individual to perform advanced work developing, recommending, and managing internal and external risk management options, planning and implementing various programs and policies, and developing strategic initiatives.

Section Chief (Plan Review Team)
$59,722 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Building Safety and Permits Division seeks an individual to perform advanced work supervising staff to ensure compliance of residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional structures with the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code and appropriate County ordinances.

Senior Accountant
$51,868 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Accounting Division seeks an individual to perform experienced accounting work including but not limited to preparing financial schedules and reports and managing capital assets and leases for the County and its fiscal agencies.

Solid Waste Director - Limited Term
$79,303/ year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s General Services Department seeks an individual to perform high-level work leading and managing the Solid Waste Division, to include residential, community contracted commercial collections, bulk waste and recycling collection, regional sponsored events, post closure maintenance of the County’s landfill, oversight of convenience centers and coordination of disaster debris management activities. This is a limited term position with the possibility of extension based on program implementation and available funding.

Utility Locator
$16.40 hourly or higher DOQ. This position is a temporary position. The James City Service Authority (JCSA), which is located in the historic Williamsburg area, is seeking an individual to serve as a Utility Locator in the Engineering Division. This position includes benefits such as paid holidays and personal time. The incumbent will perform responsible work locating existing JCSA underground utilities, and must be knowledgeable of the Virginia “Miss Utility” program and the associated methods of locating underground utilities. They must also have the ability to read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings and maps.

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker
James City Service Authority seeks motivated individual to perform responsible work installing, maintaining, repairing, and constructing the JCSA’s water and wastewater systems. There are four levels in the Wastewater Collection series distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee. Salary ranges for different levels are: Worker I $34,117 - $53,641; Worker II $36,565 - $57,559; Worker III $39,199 - $61,773; Worker IV $42,028 - $66,301. Position is eligible for Full-Time County Benefits.

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