Employment Opportunities

Administrative Assistant - Building and Land Use Department

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Lancaster County is seeking an Administrative Assistant for its Building and Land Use Department. This position will be responsible for receiving, screening and processing building and land use applications and requests; determining the type of permit required; preparing, issuing and processing permits and calculating permit fees; data processing, maintaining records and files and preparing reports; and other clerical and administrative duties as assigned.  The successful applicant must also exercise considerable tact and courtesy in frequent contact with the general public via telephone, email and in person.

Minimum qualifications include: Graduation from high school and 1 to 2 years’ experience in secretarial and administrative work, preferably in a government setting; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

This is a full-time position with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Lancaster County is an equal opportunity employer. A detailed job description may be downloaded from the link above (PDF format). Resumes are welcome, but must be accompanied by a county employment application, which can be downloaded from the link located at the bottom of this page (PDF format). Complete applications should be sent to the aforementioned address, Attention: Don G. Gill, County Administrator and must be received by Friday, September 22, 2023.  Interviews are expected to begin shortly thereafter, but the position remains open until filled.

Family Services Specialist I/II and Family Services Specialist IV

Lancaster County Department of  Social Services is seeking a Family Services Specialist I/II and Family Services Specialist IV.

For complete job descriptions, and application instructions go to: http://www.dss.virginia.gov/geninfo/jobs.cgi.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applications for this position must be submitted electronically through the website. Mailed, Emailed, Fax or Hand delivered applications will not be accepted.

Solid Waste Site Attendant

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Lancaster County is accepting applications for the position of Solid Waste Site Attendant. Refer to the job description linked above for details.

Unless otherwise noted, the following form(s) must be submitted:

Lancaster County Employment Application Form