Employment Opportunites


Employment Application
* All applications must be submitted to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, tsafewright@pulaskicounty.org
* If the applicant is applying for a CDL related position Appendix I must also be completed

Due to the number of applications received for County positions, applicants will only be notified if selected for an interview

Current Openings


Wastewater Service Technician

The Pulaski County Public Service Authority is seeking a Wastewater Service Technician. This position is responsible for performing routine, semi-skilled and technical work in the installation, maintenance and repair of utility systems, pump stations, monitoring, repair and maintenance of flow meters, minor repairs to automotive and other equipment, inspection of sewage facilities, manholes, valves, etc.

This is a full-time, non-exempt position with benefits such as health, dental, optional vision, retirement, vacation, sick leave and paid holidays. The salary range for this position is $22,880 to $38,885 and is commensurate upon education and experience.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Assistant Finance Director

The County of Pulaski is seeking an Assistant Finance director that will be responsible for assisting in the oversight of all county financial functions including the Board of Supervisors, Public Service Authority, Economic Development Authority, and the Department of Social Services. This individual works with the Treasurer, Commissioner of Revenue, School Board, staff, Compensation Board and various state and federal agencies to manage the financial, personnel and risk management aspects of County operations.

This position will require extensive knowledge of local government accounting systems to include: budgetary operations, annual review and preparation of departmental budgets, posting, monitoring of revenues and expenditures and statistical tracking, federal, state and local reporting, cash receipting, financial draw downs, audits, long-term financial planning, maintenance of property, general liability, building, auto, workers compensation and unemployment insurances and tracking of the county’s self-insured health and dental plans.

The qualified individual must be knowledgeable of the laws and policies governing municipal finance, budgeting, accounting techniques, GAAP and GASB methods and procedures, municipal bonds, contracts and investment opportunities. This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance and four to six years of extensive experience in a municipal financial administrative position and supervisory experience of multiple staff.

This is a full-time, non-exempt position with benefits such as health, dental, optional vision, retirement, vacation, sick leave and paid holidays. The salary range for this position is $43,220 - $72,784 and is commensurate upon education and experience.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Public Safety Telecommunicator

The County of Pulaski is seeking to fill four experienced full-time E-911 Public Safety Telecommunicator postions. The salary range for this position is $30,000 - $55,000 and is commensurate upon education and experience. Job requirements include: receiving and dispatching emergency (911) calls for police, fire and emergency medical services. Applicant must successfully pass a thorough background investigation, drug screen and have no felony convictions. Experience or training as an emergency communications officer, dispatcher or similar position required.

This position includes paid holiday, vacation and sick leave time as well as health, dental, vision, retirement and many other fringe benefits.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Aging & Disability Services Specialist - Part Time

The New River Valley Agency on Aging is seeking a part-time Aging & Disability Services Specialist/Options Counselor. Options Counseling provides person centered needs assessments, counseling and referrals, preliminary care planning and short term tracking based on consumer needs, preferences and situational context for persons in need of long term care supports.

Visit the New River Valley Agency on Aging website for more information.


General Services Crew Worker

Pulaski County is seeking a General Services Crew Worker. This position will require skilled work in the general maintenance, repair, modification and construction of County buildings and related equipment.

This is a full time position that includes the following benefits: health, dental (optional vision), life insurance, state retirement program, optional 457(b) retirement plan, paid vacation, sick leave and paid holidays. The salary scale for this position is $25,270 - $42,555 and is commensurate upon education and experience.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


General Services Crew Assistant

Pulaski County is seeking a General Services Crew Assistant. This position will require skilled work in the general maintenance, repair, modification and construction of County buildings and related equipment.

This is a full time position that includes the following benefits: health, dental (optional vision), life insurance, state retirement program, optional 457(b) retirement plan, paid vacation, sick leave and paid holidays. The salary scale for this position is $22,920 - $38,599 and is commensurate upon education and experience.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Environmental Services Technician

Applications are now being accepted for a full-time Environmental Services Technician with Pulaski County. This position is responsible for performing routine cleaning/custodial and maintenance duties as required for all Pulaski County Buildings. Applicants must have some knowledge of cleaning methods, materials and equipment utilized. The salary scale is $22,880 - $32,707 and is commensurate upon education and experience. Applicants must undergo a criminal background check and drug test for employment.

This position includes the following benefits: health, dental, life, optional vision insurance, supplemental life, state retirement program, optional 457 retirement program, sick and vacation leave, paid holidays, and much more.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Randolph Park Summer Jobs

Randolph Park is hiring for part-time seasonal positions for 2020. Positions include Randolph Park Lifeguard, Pool Attendant, and Randolph Park or Central Youth Center Summer Camp Counselor.

Job Descriptions:

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Positions are open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer


Randolph Park Aquatics Director

Pulaski County Randolph Park is seeking an Aquatics Director to oversee the pool facility. This includes hiring, training and supervision of lifeguards and pool attendants, operation of pool chemistry and equipment, ensuring compliance with park rules and regulations by pool patrons and maintenance of the entire pool facility. Candidates must have completed graduation from high school and be at least 18 years of age. The following certifications are required: Certified Pool Operator (CPO) or a certified Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO), First Aid and CPR. Previous management of a pool facility is preferred.

This is a seasonal position beginning in May thru September. The hourly rate for this position is between $11-$14 and is commensurate upon education and experience.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Randolph Park Assistant Aquatics Director

Pulaski County Randolph Park is seeking an Assistant Aquatics Director to oversee the pool facility. This includes hiring, training and supervision of lifeguards and pool attendants, operation of pool chemistry and equipment, ensuring compliance with park rules and regulations by pool patrons and maintenance of the entire pool facility. Candidates must have completed graduation from high school and be at least 18 years of age. The following certifications are preferred: Certified Pool Operator (CPO) or a certified Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO). The following certifications are required: First Aid and CPR. Previous management of a pool facility is preferred.

This is a seasonal position beginning in May thru September. The hourly rate for this position is between $8-$12 and is commensurate upon education and experience.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Deputy Sheriff

Applications are now being accepted for the position of Deputy Sheriff with the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and possess a valid Virginia driver’s license. Prefer applicants with State Law Enforcement Certification and two years of college credits. Extensive background investigation and medical examination is required. Applicants must have 20/20 corrected vision and have proportionate height and weight. Preference will be give to applicants who are a resident of Pulaski County.

Salary range is $36,000-$57,737, based upon education and experience with a 4.56% increase after a one year successful probationary period. This is a full time position with benefits: health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, optional vision insurance, State retirement program, optional 457 retirement program, sick and vacation leave, paid holidays, and much more.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Facilities Manager

Responsible for the daily operations and maintenance of County buildings; interior and exterior; commercial and industrial. Performs/directs tasks requiring highly technical skills in the repair, maintenance and preventative maintenance of Pulaski County buildings and grounds; electrical, mechanical, HVAC and plumbing needs. Provides supervision and direction to subordinate employees.

High School Diploma or equivalent supplemented by at least two of the following (preferred but not required): Commercial and/or Industrial building maintenance experience, certification from accredited trade or technical school in electricity, HVAC or related field, five years experience in commercial or industrial building maintenance, EPA Refrigerant Certification, and/or Associates Degree in mechanical, electrical, or construction management field.

Full-time position with benefits such as health, dental, optional vision, retirement, vacation, sick leave and paid holidays. Applicant must pass a criminal background check and drug test. Salary scale is $35,557 - $65,000 and is based upon education and experience.

Interested individuals may apply at the appropriate Virginia Employment Commission Office or may download and submit an application to Tammy Safewright, Human Resources Director, 143 Third Street, NW, Suite 1, Pulaski, VA 24301.

Position open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description


Census Takers

A perfect fit for anyone looking to earn a little extra money, even if they already have other commitments, these temporary positions feature flexible hours, paid training, and weekly pay.

Just apply online at https://2020census.gov/en/jobs