County Government Jobs
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- Van Driver (part-time)
Local Office of State Agencies or Constitutional Offices
Botetourt County is currently accepting applications for a part-time Van Driver to transport senior citizens and handicapped passengers to and from various destinations. Currently the County utilizes a 14 passenger van and an 8 passenger van with a wheelchair lift.
The successful candidate must be at least 21 years old. Hold and maintain a valid Virginia driver’s license. Have experience driving multi-passenger vehicles, with a minimum of 2 years van and/or bus driving experience preferred. Hold and maintain a safe driving record with no charges relating to DUI/DWI or controlled substances. An employee in this position is subject to and must pass a pre-employment medical physical; pre-employment drug and alcohol screening and will be subject to future random drug and alcohol screening. Prior to employment, there will be a driving skills assessment conducted by an independent vendor.
This position offers a flexible schedule. The schedule is expected to be two (2) eight (8) hour days and one (1) four (4) hour day per week for a total of 20 hours.
The position requires excellent people skills, the ability to lift 50 pounds, the ability to assist passengers on and off the vehicle, to and from building entrances and to carry any parcels or personal items as necessary. Some bookkeeping or clerical experience preferred. Click the link to the Job Description for full details regarding the position. Pay range is $9.95 to $10.50 hourly depending on qualifications; includes holiday benefits and optional deferred compensation plan with match.
A completed County application form is required to be considered for the position. Mail application, cover letter and resume to: Botetourt County, Human Resources, 5 West Main Street, Suite 200, Fincastle, VA 24090 or email to: email@example.com (please reference Van Driver in the subject line).
Open until filled. Botetourt County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Polling Place Election Officer
Serving as an Election Officer is a rewarding way to participate in your government and help ensure a fair and well-organized voting process. Botetourt County needs approximately 140 dependable and committed citizens to serve as election officers in its 17 precincts for each General Election. Click here to read about qualifications, duties and pay rates. For additional information, contact the Voter Registration Office.
Submit State Job Application Form to the Sheriff's Office, P.O. Box 18, Fincastle, VA 24090 (540) 473-8230 e Sheriff's Department may offer a benefits and vacation package that differs from what is offered for other County positions.
The Recreation Department is continually looking for dedicated volunteers to support its various programs and activities. The County utilizes volunteers to support parks and playing fields, coach youth sports teams, and promote its many programs. Additionally, the County works collectively with seven booster clubs in the area made up entirely of volunteers, which support and organize local youth sports leagues. To get involved in any of the Recreation Department's programs and activities, contact Angie Crawford at (540) 473-8326 or e-mail the Recreation Department at firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteer Fire Departments and Rescue Squads
The residents of Botetourt County are very fortunate to be served by an outstanding group of individuals that comprise the county's various volunteer fire departments and volunteer rescue squads. The selfless dedication portrayed by these men and women is truly inspiring and greatly appreciated. However, more enthusiastic volunteers are always in demand.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer or would like additional information on the services provided by these associations, please contact the Emergency Services Coordinator at (540) 473-2098.
To apply for any of the departments listed below, please use the application at http://yourbces.org
Ridge Volunteer Fire Department
Buchanan Volunteer Fire Department
Eagle Rock Volunteer Fire Department
Fincastle Volunteer Fire Department
Glen Wilton Volunteer Fire Department
Volunteer Fire Department
Mountain Volunteer Fire Department
Blue Ridge Rescue Squad
Buchanan Rescue Squad
Rock Rescue Squad