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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.

Aquatic Facilities Technician
$42,028 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s nationally accredited and gold medal award winning Parks & Recreation Department seeks individuals to perform experienced work that involves installing, maintaining, inspecting, and troubleshooting small and large pool pumps, motors up to 20 HP and related equipment at county aquatic facilities.

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 - $48,347 or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Fleet and Equipment Maintenance Division seeks an individual to perform responsible/experienced skilled craft work inspecting and maintaining a variety of vehicles, specialized equipment, and engines. There are three levels of Automotive Technician distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Budget Supervisor
$68,803 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Department of Financial and Management Services seeks an individual to perform advanced work planning, coordinating, preparing, reviewing, and supervising the budget and various schedules and reports for the County and its fiscal agencies.

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
$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.

Community Development Assistant
$34,117 or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Department of Community Development seeks an individual to perform responsible work by conducting technical and administrative assignments in support of the Planning Division.

Construction Maintenance Worker I/II/III
Salary DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County Grounds Maintenance Division is seeking an individual to perform responsible work maintaining the appearance of grounds for various facilities including cutting grass, repairing damaged lawns, pruning trees and shrubs, applying horticultural chemicals and securing areas for public safety in emergencies. There are three levels of Groundskeeper distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee. Multiple positions are available.

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 + 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.

Customer Service Representative (WATA)
$14.29 / hour + Partial County Benefits (Part-Time Other Position; 20 hrs/week) The Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) seeks an individual to perform responsible administrative and customer service related work in support of transit operations.

Dental Hygienist
Competitive Salary DOQ + Partial County Benefits; Part-time position available. Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center (OTMDC) is seeking individual to perform dental care to patients in all facets of a general dental practice to treat, prevent and educate dental health issues.

Deputy Commissioner III
$31,839 / year + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Commissioner of the Revue’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.

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.

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 and Management Specialist
$36,565 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Financial and Management Services Department seeks an individual to perform advanced work assisting with the financial and management services needs of the County and its fiscal agencies.

Financial Reporting Supervisor
$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.

Housing Resource Navigator
Salary DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County Social Services seeks an individual to perform responsible work in determining eligibility and housing counseling for several federal, state and locally funded housing assistance programs, which may include but not limited to, the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program, Virginia Homeless Solutions Grant, Housing Preservation and the Affordable Housing Programs.

Housing Specialist I/II/III
Salary DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County Social Services seeks an individual to perform responsible work in determining eligibility and housing counseling for several federal, state and locally funded housing assistance programs, which may include but not limited to, the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program, Virginia Homeless Solutions Grant, Housing Preservation, and the Affordable Housing Programs.

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.

Information Systems Technician
$45,074 or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Information Resources Management Department seeks an individual perform to responsible work by providing technical and procedural support to end users of County information technology.

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 II - Water Safety
$14.00 - $16.00 / hour; on-call positions available (up to 28 hours / week). James City County's nationally accredited and gold medal award winning Parks & Recreation Department is seeking individuals to plan, execute, and instruct youth and adult water safety classes.

Instrumentation and Control Specialist
$51,868 - $82,044 / year DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. The 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.

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.

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.

Park Attendant
$14.29/ hour or higher DOQ. Part-time Regular (up to 28 hrs per week), On-Call, and Seasonal (up to 40 hours per week, April -September) 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, James City County Marina, Warhill Sports Complex, the Skate Park, and more. Applicants who can work a flexible schedule are preferred. Peak season in parks is between April and September, and evenings, weekends and holidays are when park staff are in most demand. Applicants have the option to select their employment category (regular, on-call, seasonal) and their assigned location; however, if hired, employees may be required to work at other locations as needed. Candidates should discuss availability during the hiring process.

Park Attendant (Centers)
$14.29 / hour + Partial County Benefits. Part-time regular positions (15 hours per week) available. James City County Parks & Recreation seeks individuals to perform responsible service and clerical work assisting in the daily operation of parks and facilities. Includes assisting patrons, monitoring activities and maintaining cleanliness. Applicant should be willing to work flexible schedules, which may include weekend, early morning, late evening, and holiday hours. Selected applicants will be assigned to designated location, but may be required to work at other locations.

Park Coordinator I/II/III (James City County Marina)
$39,199 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County Parks & Recreation seeks career-minded professional to coordinate the daily operation of the James City County Marina. The Park Coordinator position has daily oversight of Marina Store retail operations; event, program, contract, and personnel management; and volunteer projects. Other responsibilities include assisting in maintaining the cleanliness of the marina and Powhatan Creek Park and Blueway in a variety of ways that include hands-on activities and quality control through inspections to maintain a safe and clean environment. This position requires the incumbent to work morning, evening, weekend, and holiday shifts. During off peak season, shifts will be 8a-5p; however, during the peak season, shifts will be between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Planner I/II/III
$45,074 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Planning Division seeks an individual to perform experienced advanced professional work participating in the development of various technical tasks in support of the Planning Division for the County. There are three levels of Planner distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee.

Police Officer
$50,700 or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County Police Department is seeking someone to perform responsible/experienced/advanced/high level protective service work enforcing state and local laws, responding to calls for service, maintaining visibility for crime deterrence as well as accessibility, performing patrol duties and tasks related to the protection of life, property, enforcing laws, and conducting investigations according to departmental policies and with minimal supervision. Work involves risk, hazardous exposure, and personal danger.

Program Services Assistant
$31,839 / year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. 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. Program Services Assistants provide excellent customer service to members of the public and staff by helping them use the library’s meeting rooms and equipment; including providing technical support services for public and staff programs; operating and reconciling a cash register and credit card machine; cleaning and set up meeting rooms as necessary, checking and setting lighting, theatrical and sound equipment for programs and performances. WRL offers a collaborative, collegial, and flexible work environment with an emphasis on always adapting to meet the changing needs of our users. WRL is committed to equal opportunity in its employment practices. WRL values diversity and invites applications from all candidates, including those who identify with underrepresented groups.

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.

Security Monitor
$18.35 / hour or higher DOQ + Partial County Benefits. Multiple Part-time Regular positions (20 hours/week). Williamsburg Regional Library, a nationally recognized, star-rated library, is looking for public-service focused individuals to join our security 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. Security Monitors maintain order, discipline, and safety throughout WRL’s facilities, parking lots, and grounds. Security Monitors investigate complaints of disruptive user behavior and handle each situation appropriately, recommending appropriate action. Security Monitors provide excellent customer service by greeting users and offering assistance as needed. Security Monitors assist Program Services staff in cleaning and setting up meeting rooms as needed. WRL offers a collaborative, collegial, and flexible work environment with an emphasis on always adapting to meet the changing needs of our users. WRL is committed to equal opportunity in its employment practices. WRL values diversity and invites applications from all candidates, including those who identify with underrepresented groups.

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.

Shelver Clerk (Internal Candidates Only May Apply)
$13.36 / hour + Partial County Benefits. Part-Time Regular Position Available (20 hours/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.

Site Plan Reviewer/Engineer
James City Service Authority (JCSA) is seeking an individual to perform responsible engineering work including design, construction and administration of capital improvement projects or programs, review and approval of development projects, studies and analyses for water/wastewater systems, and inspection of public and private development and capital improvement projects related to water/wastewater facilities. There are levels of Civil Engineer distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee. Salary ranges of different levels are: Engineer I $59,722 - $94,610; Engineer II $64,097 - $101,610; Engineer III $68,803 - $109,140. Position is eligible for Full-Time County Benefits.

Social Work Case Manager – 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 addressing the health needs of children and their families through the provision of community-based services.

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.

Sports/Outdoor Instructor
$13.00 - $30.00/ hour; On-call position available (up to 28 hours/week). James City County’s Parks and Recreation Department seeks high-energy individuals to plan, execute, and instruct sports/outdoors classes/camps year-round for youth and/or adults, on an as needed basis. Specifically, looking for individuals qualified to teach classes and/or camps in youth sports (basketball, soccer, multi-sport, etc.) and outdoors (environmental education, hiking, kayaking/paddle craft), but will consider any additional topics as well as stated in the application. Must be skilled in teaching techniques, organizing time, and working effectively with class/program participants.

Stormwater Inspections Supervisor
$55,653/ year or higher DOQ + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Stormwater and Resource Protection Division seeks an individual to perform advanced technical work in the oversight and inspection of site development for compliance with County ordinances, including Erosion and Sediment Control, Virginia Stormwater Management, Chesapeake Bay Preservation and Wetlands, and with Virginia Department of Transportation Road Standards and other environmental regulations.

Trackless Train Operator
$14.29 / hour; On-call positions available. James City County’s Parks and Recreation Department seeks mature and responsible individuals to fill on-call positions to operate the department’s newest treasure, the Kiwanis Kids Train. The department and the local Kiwanis Clubs host and sponsor several activities and special events throughout the year so the Parks Division is seeking Park Attendants to transport, setup and operate the train in support of these activities and events. These on-call positions will not have a set weekly schedule and will be called to work only when needed. Experience towing at least an 8.5’ x 20’-foot box trailer is preferred, but not necessary.

Transit Bus Operator
Are you people-oriented, safety conscious, and have a good driving record? Consider a career as a professional Transit Bus Operator! Full-Time Operators (40 hours/week) earn a competitive starting salary, paid training, and excellent Full Time Benefits. Williamsburg Area Transit Authority (WATA) is seeking Operators to provide safe transportation and excellent customer service to residents and visitors of the Williamsburg area. As a member of our team, you'll play a vital role in a public transit system that provides over 1 million trips per year, connecting people to jobs, school, shopping, recreational activities, and more.

Transit Bus Operator
Are you people-oriented, safety conscious, and have a good driving record? Consider a career as a professional Transit Bus Operator! Competitive starting salary, plus paid training, and excellent Part-Time County Benefits. Candidates must be able to work evening and/or weekend shifts and should have the flexibility to work morning and weekday shifts as needed.

Wastewater Facilities Technician
James City Service Authority (JCSA) seeks an individual to perform responsible work in the operation, maintenance, and repair of the JCSA’s wastewater collection facilities. There are three levels in the Wastewater Facilities series distinguished by the level of work performed and the qualifications of the employee. Salary ranges for the different levels are: Technician I $34,117 - $53,641; Technician II $36,565 - $57,559; Technician III $39,199 - $61,773. Position is eligible for Full-Time County Benefits.

Water Distribution Utility Worker
James City Service Authority (JCSA) is seeking an individual to perform responsible work installing, maintaining, repairing, and constructing the James City Service Authority (JCSA) water distribution systems. There are four (4) levels in the Water Distribution Utility Worker 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.

Web Specialist
$42,028 / year + Full-Time County Benefits. James City County’s Information Resource Management Department seeks an individual to provide support to the Web Team by producing web graphics and/or providing website design support for the County’s internet and internal employee web portal.

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