Employment Opportunities

 

You can download the fillable PDF EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION here.

 

**PLEASE NOTE**
In an effort to protect our applicants’ personally identifying information, you will not be able to fill out the Social Security Number or the Date of Birth fields on our electronic fillable PDF application. If selected to move forward in the hiring process, you will be requested to provide the information when an interview is scheduled. All completed BRRJA PDF applications can be emailed to ecalloway@brrja.state.va.us (download and save). All documents submitted electronically MUST BE SUBMITTED in a WORD or PDF format. Please feel free to attach a copy of your résumé as well when sending your application.

We thank you for your interest in becoming a part of our team!

 

Applications are currently being accepted for the following positions:

 

SITE COOK – Halifax County Adult Detention Center

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for ensuring preparation of meals according to a preplanned menu, ensuring proper food temperature control, assembling meal trays, kitchen sanitation, and supervising inmate workers. Evening, weekends, and holiday work may be required. Must have experience cooking food in large quantities and be able to 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.
BENEFITS PACKAGE: Health, dental, and vision insurance. VRS retirement, and 13 paid holidays. Flexible spending account and deferred compensation.
SALARY RANGE: $25,085 – $29,285
DEADLINE: Wednesday, October 25, 2017

 

HVAC / MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs skilled mechanical maintenance duties in the inspection, repair, installation, and alteration of BRRJA heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration systems, and related equipment. The Technician also performs preventative maintenance and routine service work at all facilities.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years of age or older, high school graduate or equivalent. Must have a minimum of five (5) years documentable HVAC experience at journeyman’s level. Must be CFC certified. Must possess a VA state HVAC journeyman or master’s license. A combination of education and experience equivalent to these qualifications may be substituted.
BENEFITS PACKAGE: Health, dental, and vision insurance. VRS retirement, and 13 paid holidays. Flexible spending account and deferred compensation. A take-home van fully equipped with the necessary HVAC tools will be provided (depending on physical address of the applicant).
SALARY RANGE: $37,721 – $59,175
DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

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.
BENEFITS PACKAGE: Health, dental, and vision insurance. VRS retirement, and 13 paid holidays. Flexible spending account and deferred compensation.
SALARY RANGE: Based on experience.
DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE – Halifax County Adult Detention Center (1 full-time), Lynchburg Adult Detention Center (1 full-time & 1 part-time)

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. Must be able to work evening shift 2 p.m.-10:30 p.m. and weekends. A drug screening and extensive background checks will be performed.
BENEFITS PACKAGE: Health, dental, and vision insurance. VRS retirement, and 13 paid holidays. Flexible spending account and deferred compensation. Uniform allowance for full-time positions only.
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, 20 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.
BENEFITS PACKAGE: Health, dental, and vision insurance. VRS retirement, and 13 paid holidays. Flexible spending account and deferred compensation.
SALARY RANGE: $31,630
DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED