Job Opportunities


EMS Chief

Tazewell County is seeking an EMS Chief responsible for the planning, managing, and reviewing the activities and operations of the newly formed Tazewell County EMS. The Chief will work closely with the Director in comprising an annual budget for the agency, managing compliance with state rules and regulations and incident reporting. Seek out grant opportunities, develop training programs, assist in development of policies and procedure and EMS strategic plan. Candidate must have a working knowledge of Virginia State Statues pertaining to EMS. Must be able to pass annual fit for duty test.

Candidates must have a minimum of 8 years managerial/supervisory experience in Emergency Services with a progressive roll in the EMS command structure.

Bachelor's Degree with major course work in Management, or other course work directly related to the core functions of this position is preferred buy not necessary. Candidate must hold current paramedic certification or ability to obtain within twelve(12) months of hire. Candidate must have a minimum of 3 years previous experience at the rank of Captain, Chief Officer Director. Successful Candidate must possess a valid Virginia driver's license upon employment. Send an application to Personnel Office, Tazewell County EMS Chief Position, 108 E. Main St, Tazewell, VA 24651 until March 31, 2017 at 1:00 pm or until position is filled. EOE.


Maintenance Worker

Tazewell County is seeking qualified applicants to perform preventive maintenance and upkeep on count buildings and grounds. Requires progressive experience performing construction and maintenance work. Must have valid VA driver's license. High school diploma, with three years experience preferred. Pre-employment drug testing required. Beginning salary $22,713 plus benefits. Send application to Personnel Office, 108 E. Main St., Tazewell, VA 24651. Applications will be accepted until March 31, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. or until position is filled. EOE








Employment opportunities with Tazewell County will be posted here as they become available.