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Golf Course Lawn Care | Temporary/Part-Time

The Town of Farmville is seeking an individual to cut grass at the Farmville Municipal Golf Course from April through October. Involves strenuous work, in all weather conditions, operating riding mowers, push mowers, weedeaters, chain saws, rakes, shovels, blowers, sprayers, small tools and other equipment associated with turf care.  Must be dependable and able to maintain effective working relations with other employees and the public. Must be available to work all days of week, including weekends, up to 20 hours a week.  Must successfully pass criminal background check and drug screen.  Hourly rate $11.73.

Interested applicants should complete and submit the Town of Farmville Application for Employment to [email protected]    Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The Town of Farmville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2021 Town of Farmville Employment Application

Communications Operator Trainee | Full-Time

The Town of Farmville is accepting applications for a full-time Communication Operator Trainee.  This is an entry-level position that requires a basic dispatch certification within one year of hire.  Certified candidates are also encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate must be able to effectively communicate both orally and in writing, and deal with the public under stressful conditions.  Familiarity with the Town of Farmville and surrounding areas is a plus.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Receive and transmit messages, primarily by radio; maintain radio log
  • Receive complaints in person or by phone
  • Receive emergency calls, determine location and nature of emergency, and dispatch appropriate personnel and equipment
  • Monitor teletype traffic, send teletype messages, and maintain teletype log
  • Monitor primary and secondary police frequencies and emergency frequencies
  • Dispatch responders where and when needed
  • Take phone calls concerning complaints, pass information on to appropriate unit, and make record of calls
  • Make VCIN queries to include criminal background checks
  • Receive/monitor business, residential, and Longwood door alarms
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education and Experience Requirements – High School Diploma or GED

Salary Range: $24,398 – $39,037 annually ($11.73 – $18.77 per hour) with the hiring range of $24,398-$28,540 ($11.73 – $13.72 per hour), based on experience and qualifications. Certified candidates may qualify for a higher pay.  The Town of Farmville offers an excellent benefit package, including health and life insurance, short-term disability, retirement, and paid time off. Successful applicants must pass a criminal background check (including driving record check) and a substance abuse screening.

Interested applicants are encouraged to complete and submit the Town of Farmville Application for Employment  to [email protected].

The Town of Farmville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2021 Town of Farmville Employment Application

Bus Driver | Part-Time

The Town of Farmville is accepting applications for part-time Bus Drivers. Qualified applicants will have a high school diploma or GED, some experience driving a passenger bus or van and a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and “P” Endorsement. Must have a track record of exercising sound judgment and excellent customer service skills.

Responsibilities include, and are not limited to:

  • Driving a passenger bus or van to transport students and other passengers.
  • Greeting and meeting the public in a professional and friendly manner.
  • Ensuring a safe environment.

Hourly Rate: $12.61 – $20.18 with the hiring rate based on experience and qualifications. Applicants must pass a DMV check, criminal background check and substance abuse screening test. Employees are subject to strict compliance with the Farmville Area Bus Drug and Alcohol policies.

Interested applicants are encouraged to complete and submit the Town of Farmville Application for Employment to [email protected].

The Town of Farmville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2021 Town of Farmville Employment Application

Police Officer | Full-Time
The Town of Farmville is seeking Certified Police Officers interested in a career with the Farmville Police Department.

Applicants must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license, have a high school diploma or GED equivalent and have no felony or recent misdemeanor convictions. All applicants must meet the requirements of section 15.2-1705 of the code of Virginia for the minimum qualifications required of the position. Successful applicants will undergo a panel interview, and pass a background investigation, substance abuse screening, psychological testing and physical examination.

The Town of Farmville is a progressive community centered in the heart of Virginia and home to Longwood University. The Farmville Police Department is a State Accredited Agency.

The Town of Farmville offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package, including health and life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and paid time off. The Town provides uniforms and equipment. A take-home car program is available for qualified employees. The Town of Farmville will be joining the Virginia Retirement System in July 2021.

Interested applicants are encouraged to complete and submit the Town of Farmville Application for Employment to [email protected] .  Paper applications can be picked up and delivered to the Farmville Police Department at 116 N Main Street. Applications received within the past twelve months will be considered.

The Town of Farmville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2021 Town of Farmville Employment Application

Farmville, Virginia
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