Job Openings

How do I apply for a vacancy?

A separate Northampton County application is required for each announced vacancy by 5 p.m. on the deadline date. Position title and department location must be written on each application. Resumes cannot substitute the Northampton County Employment Application.

  • For positions requiring a DMV driving record, a good driving record will be required for employment.
  • A Social Security card and I-9 information (Employment Eligibility) will be required at time of employment

Application can be picked up at the Northampton County Administrative Offices at 16404 Courthouse Road, Eastville, VA, 23347 or downloaded below.

Unless otherwise stated send all resumes and completed applications to:

Northampton County
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 66
Eastville, VA 23347

Download Employment Application (PDF)

Northampton County Sheriff's Office Application (PDF)


Current Openings

Eastern Shore Virginia Broadband Authority

Posted: December 16, 2019
Job Description
: NOC Customer Service Tech

Position Summary: 

We are seeking a hard-working, reliable, and punctual customer service tech to join our growing operation. In this role, you will be answering customer support calls in a “Level 1” support role, assisting with provisioning customer premises equipment, as well as other network operations center (NOC)-related activities. Having a team-player mentality, while being committed to maintaining a safe and a positive work environment, are essential requirements.

• Answer residential and commercial customer calls, performing level 1 support
• Escalate calls to other members of the network team as required
• Provision customer premises equipment
• Assist new customers with getting services online
• Monitor network systems from NOC
• Assist in on-call rotation
• Assist with onsite/remote issue troubleshooting with residential and commercial customers
• Assist with fiber optic cable testing/troubleshooting

Candidate Qualifications
• You must be highly detail oriented
• Strong organizational and communication skills
• Self-motivated team player
• Excellent problem solving ability
• Excellent computer skills

Job Experience
• Experience with setup and troubleshooting home wireless routers a plus
• Experience in technology field
• Ability to interact with customers, vendors, contractors and other required personnel, especially over the phone

• High school diploma or equivalent required

Resumes may be sent to:

Correctional Officer

Job will require shift work, nights, weekends
and some holidays. Qualifications: over the
age of 21 and have obtained high school
diploma or GED. Certifications must be obtained
within one year of employment.

Applications may be obtained from the Sheriff’s Office,
5211 The Hornes, Eastville, Va. 23347 or
the Eastern Shore Regional Jail Office located
at 5245 The Hornes, Eastville, Va. 23347,
or online at

Deadline for applications: December 27, 2019.
Northampton County is an Equal Opportunity

Jail Medic

This position will be working in the Eastern
Shore Regional Jail and the job will require
shift work, days, nights, weekends, holidays
and required to be on call at times.

Qualifications: over the age of 21 and have
obtained high school diploma or GED. Applicant
must possess at a minimum the following:
LPN or higher certifications.

Applications may be obtained in person from
the Eastern Shore Regional Jail, 5245 The
Hornes, Eastville, Virginia 23347, or online at

Deadline for applications: December 27, 2019.
Northampton County is an Equal Opportunity

Commonwealth's Attorneys Services Council

Locality: Northampton County
Job Title: Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney
Salary/Salary Range: $56,697, plus benefits
Start Date: December 1, 2019
**Closing Date: Until filled

Description of Job:
Northampton County is seeking an assistant Commonwealth’s attorney whose responsibilities will involve extensive trial work in all courts in the prosecution of felony, misdemeanor, and traffic cases, the performance of legal research, preparing and responding to motions, briefs and memorandum, and advisement of local law enforcement. Criminal prosecution or defense experience is desired but not a requirement. The office encourages education and career development.

Special Requirements:

Must be a collegial team player with solid legal skills and strong written and oral communication skills. Must also be dedicated to public service, committed to fighting crime and seeking justice and equally committed to fairness, compassion, and empathy. Must also be able to exercise tact, courtesy and discretion in frequent contact with crime victims, suspects, law enforcement and judicial officials, public officials, and the general public.

Applicant must be licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia and be in good standing with the Virginia State Bar.

Please submit cover letter and resume and writing sample to the email address listed below.
Contact: Beverly Powell Leatherbury
757 678-0455

Title: Commonwealth’s Attorney
Address: 5229 The Hornes
P.O. Box 690
Eastville, Virginia

Sharitah Goodwyn
Human Resources

757-678-0444 ext. 551