The Town of Grottoes Police Department is currently accepting applications for a full-time Administrative Assistant. Responsibilities include data entry, records management, answering non-emergency phone calls, accepting walk-in concerns from citizens, scheduling appointments and other various administrative tasks. The applicant cannot have a criminal history and must pass a background investigation.
Minimum Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent; strong communication skills; experience related to office work, public interaction, and customer service; strong organizational skills; strong computer and proficient typing skills; ability to multi-task and use effective time management skills.
Preferred Qualifications: VCIN/NCIC Certification or the ability to obtain; familiarity with Police Incident Based Reporting (IBR) system; familiarity with the Tyler Technologies system; grant writing experience; knowledge of police department accreditation process and requirements (CALEA); basic knowledge of police department interoffice procedures.
The Town of Grottoes offers a benefit package that includes paid time off, insurance, and pay based on experience. The Town of Grottoes is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Interested candidates must complete a Town of Grottoes Police Department application which can be found on the Town website at www.ci.grottoes.va.us. Applications should be delivered, in person, to the Town of Grottoes Police Department. The position is open until filled.
The Grottoes Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Sergeant. This position is responsible for assisting the Chief of Police with operations, supervising patrol officers, completing necessary reports, and conducting daily patrols.
Minimum requirements are a high school diploma or GED, considerable experience in law enforcement with some supervisory experience, possession of a Virginia Basic Law Enforcement certification, and a valid Virginia driver’s license. Salary is based upon experience. Work schedule is Monday through Friday 3 pm - 11 pm. Every weekend off unless coverage is needed.
For additional information, or to obtain a police department application, contact the Grottoes Police Department or Town Hall administrative offices at 601 Dogwood Ave. Grottoes, VA, 24441, or by phone at (540) 249-5707or (540) 249-5896. The application can also be found on the Town’s website. This position is open until filled.
The Parks & Tourism Department is hiring for multiple positions of Tour Guides. Tour Guides are a part-time hourly position or seasonally full-time hourly position with a hiring pay rate of $11.00/hour plus gratuity. Either of these positions will have the opportunity to continue employment throughout the year. Primary responsibilities are to assist in the operations of Grand Caverns Park and in the execution of educational programing. Tour Guides will primarily conduct tours for Grand Caverns’ caves (including Adventure Tours) but will also assist in park operations at Grand Caverns Park and Mountain View Park. This will include assisting park visitors and performing general office and maintenance work. Work is performed under the direction of the Parks &Tourism Assistant Director.