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All county positions require a completed County Application and authorization for a criminal background check. A resume may be attached as supplementary information but will not substitute for an application.
No applications will be accepted after the deadline stated in the job posting.
If you are selected for an interview, we will contact you via telephone to set up an appointment.
Thank you for your interest in employment with Powhatan County.
Melissa Lowe, Human Resources Manager
3834 Old Buckingham Road
Powhatan, Virginia 23139
Phone 804/598-5610 Fax 804/598-4920
Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. Powhatan County participates in E-Verify. Click the link above for additional information.
Powhatan County is a drug-free workplace. It is mandatory that all new hires pass a drug screening.
Applicants for employment shall be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, political affiliation or disability. Powhatan County encourages women and minorities to apply.
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Please answer all questions completely. "See Resume" is not an acceptable answer. If you are unemployed, please answer the following based on your most recent employment.
Present/Last Held Position Title
By checking the "I agree" box below, you agree and acknowledge that 1) your application will not be signed in the sense of a traditional paper document, 2) by signing in this alternate manner, you authorize your electronic signature to be valid and binding upon you to the same force and effect as a handwritten signature, and 3) you may still be required to provide a traditional signature at a later date.
I voluntarily consent to and authorize the County of Powhatan to perform a background investigation in consideration of my application for employment. This investigation may include information as to my criminal records, civil cases, motor vehicle records, military service verification, credentials, education verification, employment verifications including past and current, personal identity checks, personal and professional reference checks and credit reports.
I authorize the release of any information that Powhatan County may request from the above sources.
I hereby release Powhatan County and all persons and organizations providing information from all liabilities in connection with this research. I hereby authorize that a photocopy of this authorization may be considered as valid as the original. I further understand that sources of information, as well as the information itself, cannot be revealed to me.
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