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Essex County Sheriff

Job Title: Communications Operator - Dispatch 

Status:  Full Time, Salary - $30,688 Grade 108, with benefits and
 Part-time, Hourly Rate - $14.75, no benefits

The Sheriff of Essex County is seeking a full time and part-time individuals to perform radio and communications work in the communications division of the Sheriff’s Department on an assigned shift. The Communications Operator position performs skilled emergency service work that involves receiving emergency 911 and non-emergency requests for law enforcement assistance, determining nature/urgency of law enforcement, initiating law enforcement or other emergency personnel action (i.e., Sheriff, Fire, Public works, Animal Control, Virginia Highway Department, etc.) and maintaining close contact with field units to monitor response and needed support requirements. Employee must be able to operate a computer terminal connected to the Virginia Criminal and the National Crime Information Center. Employee must exercise considerable tact and firmness in obtaining information from distressed person(s). Employee must exercise independent judgment and initiative in receiving messages, responding to emergency situations, and dispatching calls. This position performs work under the supervision of the Communications Supervisor.  This position works varied shifts to include nights, weekends, and holidays.

A high school diploma or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job is required.  Must complete Basic Dispatch School and obtain VCIN Certification within first year of employment. A criminal background check is required.

For more information please contact the Sheriff of Essex County, Stanley S. Clarke, at 804-443-3346.  To be considered, a completed Essex County employment application is required and may be obtained at the bottom of this page. Completed applications should be submitted to Stanley S. Clarke, P. O. Box 955, Tappahannock, VA  22560. Open to all applicants April 1 – April 30, 2017.  Open until filled.  

Essex County is an equal opportunity provider.

ESSEX COUNTY TREASURER

Job Title: Deputy Clerk I - Reviewing applications

Status:  Full time with benefits, Salary – Approximately $25,405

The Treasurer of Essex County is seeking a detail oriented individual to assist with the day-to-day operation of the Treasurer’s Office including collecting personal property/real estate taxes, state income taxes, estimated taxes, permit and license fees and other related duties. Excellent customer service skills are essential in a busy, fast-paced environment.  The selected individual will assist taxpayers in person and via telephone.  The Deputy Clerk will have the responsibility for balancing bank accounts/statements, and will prepare checks and cash for deposit and balance the register and the end of each day.  Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required.  This position reports directly to the Treasurer.

For more information please contact the Treasurer, B. A. “Penny” Davis, at 804-443-4371.  To be considered, a completed Essex County employment application is required and may be obtained at the bottom of this page. Completed applications should be submitted to Pam Smith, Assistant County Administrator, P. O. Box 1079, Tappahannock, VA  22560.  Open to all applicants March 9 – 24, 2017.

Essex County is an equal opportunity provider.

Essex County

Job Title:  Animal Care Technician - reviewing applications/interviewing
Status:  Part-time, Hourly Rate - $11.47, Approx. 25 hours per week


Essex County is seeking an individual to perform responsible work in maintaining a safe and sanitary facility for animals and people in accordance with all statutes, ordinances, and regulations pursuant to the operation of pounds and the sheltering of animals. This position shall be primarily responsible for the lawful, proper, and humane care of animals, and shall assure that all animals’ nutrition, sanitary housing and basic medical needs are met on a daily basis (shelter cleaning, feeding animals). This position shall assist the public when reclaiming, adopting or admitting animals and is responsible for promoting responsible pet ownership in conversations with customers.  This position performs work under the direction of the Animal Shelter Manager.  This position requires variable work hours on weekends, nights and holidays.  The selected individual will be required to work weekends.

For more information please contact the Assistant County Administrator, Pam Smith, at 804-443-8155 or Ellen Shifflett, Animal Shelter Manager, at 804-443-0726.  To be considered, a completed Essex County employment application is required and may be obtained at the bottom of this page. Completed applications should be submitted to Pam Smith, Assistant County Administrator, P. O. Box 1079, Tappahannock, VA  22560.  Open until filled.  Applications received by March 14, 2017 will be given first priority.

Essex County is an equal opportunity provider.

Employment Documents

Essex County Job Application

Please return completed applications to:

Mrs. Pam Smith,
Assistant County Administrator
Essex County, Virginia
P.O. Box 1079
Tappahannock, VA 22560-1079

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Esta institución es un proveedor de servicios con igualdad de oportunidades.

  

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