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:


 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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Director Of Planning & Community Development

The Director of Planning & Community Development shall be responsible for 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

Maintenance Worker

High School Diploma or GED and one year of public works, landscape or facilities maintenance and repair operations experience. This may also include irrigation systems and repair operations, facilities maintenance, street maintenance, traffic control, or sanitary sewer maintenance, OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

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