Employment Opportunities

Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority employment applications are available at each site or may be downloaded below in a PDF file (Download Adobe Reader Here). The Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Reporting Information form MUST be included with your application. No emailed applications accepted.

Employment Application

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Applications must contain an original signature and be mailed to:

Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority
P.O. Box 6078
Lynchburg, VA 24505
Attention: Human Resources

Applications are currently being accepted for the following positions:

 

CAPTAIN – Halifax County Adult Detention Center

RESPONSIBILITIES: The initial post assignment for the position is Halifax County Adult Detention Center Site Administrator. The primary responsibility is to direct and supervise the facility to which he/she is assigned. Responsible for the overall administration and operation of all areas within the facility and its boundaries.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 21years of age or older, high school graduate or equivalent, have five (5) years experience in corrections with a minimum of three (3) years experience at the supervisory level.
SALARY RANGE: $52,454 – $63,233
DEADLINE: June 24, 2016

 

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintenance, repair, minor modification, and minor construction at all sites of the BRRJA
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years of age or older, high school graduate or equivalent, coursework, or apprentice training in building or mechanical trades. Five years experience in maintenance, repair of buildings, and mechanical/electrical equipment. Tradesman certification in electrical, plumbing, or mechanical desired. Must possess a Virginia driver’s license.
SALARY RANGE: $31,009 – $37,665
DEADLINE: June 24, 2016

 

FOOD PRODUCTION WORKER – Lynchburg Adult Detention Center
(One (1) Part-Time Vacancy)

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for ensuring preparation of meals according to a preplanned menu, kitchen sanitation, and supervising inmate workers. Weekends and holidays are required. Must have experience in batch cooking and operate kitchen equipment.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years of age or older, high school graduate or equivalent, and have a valid Virginia driver’s license.
SALARY RANGE: Based on experience.
DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE – Amherst County Adult Detention Center & Lynchburg Adult Detention Center  (Part-Time Vacancies)

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the application and administration of nursing skills in the correctional facility.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years of age or older, high school graduate or equivalent, or have completed an accredited nursing program leading to certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Must have a minimum of one year’s nursing experience and be able to work weekends. A drug screening and extensive background checks will be preformed.
SALARY RANGE: Depends on level of experience.
DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE – Halifax County Adult Detention Center

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the application and administration of nursing skills in the correctional facility.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years of age or older, high school graduate or equivalent, or have completed an accredited nursing program leading to certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Must have a minimum of one year’s nursing experience and be able to work weekends. A drug screening and extensive background checks will be performed.
SALARY RANGE: Depends on level of experience.
DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

JAIL OFFICERS – All Sites

RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary responsibilities are the care and security of inmates.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be a U.S. citizen, 21 years of age or older, high school graduate or equivalent, and have a valid Virginia driver’s license. Drug screening and extensive background checks will be performed.
SALARY RANGE: $31,009
DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED