Office of Human Resources

Mary Blackburn

Manager

Monday - Friday

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

5 West Main Street

Suite 200

Fincastle, VA 24090

Phone: (540) 473-1927

Fax: (540) 473-8207

Email

 

Employment

A Botetourt County Employment Application is required to be submitted in order to be considered for all Botetourt County job openings. Other documents may also be required as outlined in the job postings below.

Job oppenings with Constitutional Officers, the Office of Voter Registration and Elections, and the Department of Social Services may list alternative requirements for application.

Botetourt County Employment Application

Please fill out the form electronically and submit to: jobs@botetourtva.gov

We prefer that applicants submit electronically through email; however, if you are unable to do so, please contact Human Resources for alternative methods of application.

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Current Botetourt County Job Openings


Constitutional Offices and Other Agencies


Community Development Technician

Botetourt County has an immediate opending for the position of Community Development Technician in our Department of Community Development. This is a full-time position with an excellent benefits package including state retirement. 

Experience related to building, GIS, land development and applicaton of results and regulations. Knowledge of and ability to apply the administrative provisions of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code and Botetourt County Code. ICC Permit Technician Certification through the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development is prefered or the ability to obtain certification within 12 months of employment.

An employee in this class performs general office and technical duties. The Community Development Technician must possess the skills necessary to create and maintain neat and accurate electronic and hard copy records and files. Technician attends and takes minutes at public meetings as required. Serves as first contact for citizens, developers, engineers, builders, etc. regarding Community Development. Technician would assist customers in reviewing and submitting necessary documents for approvals provided by the Department of Community Development, Virginia Health Department, Virginia Department of Transportation, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, and other local water and sewer service providers prior to the issuance of a Building and Zoning Permit.  Technician performs work under general department supervision, often using independent judgment to resolve situations.

Starting salary $27,914 - $30,000, DOQ

Full job description

A completed application form is required to be considered for the position.

Application, cover letter, and resume can be submitted to:

Botetourt County Human Resources

5 West Main St, Suite 200

Fincastle, VA 24090

or e-mail to jobs@botetourtva.gov

(Reference Community Development Technician in the subject line)

Position remains open until filled. Botetourt County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Botetourt County offices are located in Fincastle, an easy 30 minute commute from downtown Roanoke.

Contact Human Resources at (540) 473-1927 with questions.

 

Posted February 26, 2015

Botetourt County Employment Application


Economic Development and Destination Marketing Research Intern

Botetourt County has an exciting opportunity for an intern this summer, who will be given the opportunity to gain valuable experience and a general understanding of various Economic Development related functions associated with county municipal government.

A full description of the internship, examples of work, objectives, and requirements is available here.

A completed application form is required to be considered for the position.

Application and cover letter can be submitted to:

Botetourt County Human Resources

5 West Main St, Suite 200

Fincastle, VA 24090

or e-mail to jobs@botetourtva.gov

(Reference Internship in the subject line)

Preference will be given to applications received by 5:00 p.m., March 13, 2015.

Botetourt County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For general inquiries, please email Pete Peters at ppeters@botetourtva.gov.

 

Posted February 23, 2015

Botetourt County Employment Application


Utility Maintenance Worker

Botetourt County has an immediate opening for a Utility Maintenance Worker. This is a full-time position with an excellent benefits package. Position requires knowledge of equipment, pumps, and procedures involving construction and maintenance of water and sewer facilities and manual labor. Backhoe experience is a plus. Must possess valid Class A CDL or be able to secure within 6 months of employment. Pre-employment physical and drug screening required.

Starting salary $25,906 to $30,000, DOE.

Full job description

A completed application form is required to be considered for the position.

Application, cover letter, and resume can be submitted to:

Botetourt County Human Resources

5 West Main St, Suite 200

Fincastle, VA 24090

or e-mail to jobs@botetourtva.gov

(Reference Utility Maintenance Worker in the subject line)

Position remains open until filled. Botetourt County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Botetourt County offices are located in Fincastle, an easy 30 minute commute from downtown Roanoke.

Contact Human Resources at (540) 473-1927 with questions.

 

Posted September 26, 2014

Botetourt County Employment Application



  • 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.

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Sheriff's Office

No openings at this time

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.

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Social Services

No openings at this time

 

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Treasurer

No openings at this time

 

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Volunteering

  • Recreation

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 acrawford@botetourt.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 Department of Fire and EMS at (540) 473-2098.

To apply for any of the departments listed below, please use the application at http://yourbces.org

Blue Ridge Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 309
Blue Ridge, VA 24064
Fire House: (540) 977-2094

Buchanan Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 275
Buchanan, VA 24066
Fire House: (540) 254-1331

Eagle Rock Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 234
Eagle Rock, VA 24085
Fire House: (540) 884-2190

Fincastle Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 432
Fincastle, VA 24090
Fire House: (540) 473-2142

Glen Wilton Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 76
Glen Wilton, VA 24438
Fire House: (540) 862-7771

Troutville Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 609
Troutville, VA 24175
Fire House: (540) 966-8661

Read Mountain Volunteer Fire Department
43 EastPark Drive
Roanoke, VA 24019
Fire House: (540) 977-5881

Blue Ridge Rescue Squad
P.O. Box 309
Blue Ridge, VA 24064
Rescue Building: (540) 977-2094

Buchanan Rescue Squad
P.O. Box 244
Buchanan, VA 24066
Rescue Building: (540) 254-3048

Eagle Rock Rescue Squad
P.O. Box 234
Eagle Rock, VA 24085
Rescue Building: (540) 884-2190

Fincastle Rescue Squad
P.O. Box 605
Fincastle, VA 24090
Rescue Building: (540) 473-8383

Troutville Rescue Squad
P.O. Box 11
Troutville, VA 24175
Rescue Building: (540) 966-8661

 

 

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The Utilities Division provides service to 1,200 water customers and 2,800 sewer customers. They maintain 44 miles of water lines, and 89 miles of sewer lines.