Chesterfield County Careers

Chesterfield County is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity.

Apply Online

Apply online by clicking on the job title you are interested in and clicking on the "Apply" link. You will then be prompted to create an account or login to an existing account.

Check the Status of Submitted Applications

Once logged in to your account, you can check the status of any previously submitted applications.

Subscribe for Notifications

If you do not see a job title of interest to you, then you are invited to subscribe to be notified when such jobs become available.  Select Job Classification Specifications or Job Interest Categories to register. You will receive notifications for 12 months after which time you may re-subscribe.

Application Process

A Chesterfield County application is required for each announced vacancy and must be received by 5 p.m. on the closing date. (Please note the job title, department location and requisition number for personal reference when inquiring about the status of a position.)

Computer access is available at any Chesterfield County Public Library.

If you require any additional information regarding the application process, please call the Department of Human Resources at 804-748-1551 and ask for a member of the Employment Team. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  1. Criminal Background Checks

Criminal Background Checks

All full-time and part-time new hires are required to be fingerprinted for a criminal background check no later than their first day of employment. Candidates for positions that provide services to juveniles will also be required to submit to a background check conducted by the Virginia Department of Social Services. Continued employment is contingent upon successful completion of these background checks as applicable.

  1. DMV Record Checks
  1. Drug Tests
  1. Identity and Citizenship
  1. Reasonable Accommodations