Employment

The Town of Dumfries prohibits discrimination against any person in any practice or procedure relating to hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, training, fringe benefits, and other aspects of employment on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity or sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, age, religion, political affiliation, disability which is unrelated to a person’s occupational qualifications, or any other non merit factor which is not a bona fide occupational qualification. Reasonable accommodations which do not impose an undue hardship are available to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities, as defined in the Americans with Disabilities Act, during the recruitment process and during employment.  The Town of Dumfries is an equal opportunity employer.

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Current Positions:

PERMITS & INSPECTIONS MANAGER

 This position shall be responsible for managing the Town Permits and Inspections division. The selected candidate will be an experienced combination inspector and have demonstrated knowledge and experience administering the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code and property maintenance codes. This position will report to the Director of Public Works. 

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Chief of Police
The Town of Dumfries is seeking dynamic, qualified candidates to apply to serve as Chief of Police.  The Police Department serves as the Town’s primary public safety agency and the Department’s mission is to ensure the safety and wellbeing of residents and visitors through responsible law enforcement and a community-oriented practices. To fulfill this mission, Chief of Police performs advanced public safety services inclusive of planning, organizing, and directing the activities of the  Police Department. This role requires providing leadership, establishing protocols, and accomplishing goals under the direction of the Town Manager.

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Application Deadline: June 13, 2021

Director Of Planning & Community Development

The Director of Planning & Community Development shall be responsible leading development efforts for the Town through responsible administration of the Town Code and Zoning Ordinance. The Director of Planning & Community Development shall have demonstrated knowledge within one or more planning specialties of transportation planning, comprehensive planning, and/or environmental planning. With minimal supervision, the Director of Planning & Community Development encourages Town development for the purpose of economic growth while simultaneously protecting the Town’s environment and heritage. The Director of Planning & Community Development must balance various needs to come up with innovative solutions for development. The Director of Planning & Community Development shall serve as the Town’s Zoning Administrator. This position reports directly to the Town Manager and serves on the Town’s Executive Leadership Team. 

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Application Deadline: Open Until Filled