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:

 

PERSONAL COMPUTER TECHNICIAN

RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs professional and administrative work in managing networked computer systems for the Authority. Primary duties are planning, installing, configuring, and managing computer workstations, printers, and related network devices along with supporting applications and software utilized on these workstations. Must be proficient in basic principles of computer networking and skilled in the repair of personal computer workstations and printers.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years of age or older, have at a minimum an associate degree from an accredited college or university in computer science or related field. Specialized technical school training related to computers may be substituted for the requirement. Minimum of one year experience in computer hardware and printer repair. A+ certification required. Must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license. A combination of education and experience equivalent to these requirements may be substituted.
SALARY RANGE: $31,642
DEADLINE: Friday, August 5, 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