Job Opportunities

Please take a look at the employment section at the bottom for jobs that are currently available with the Town. The Town of Amherst accepts applications only for positions that are currently posted or advertised.

The Town of Amherst is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing an equal opportunity to all applicants for employment, and making employment decisions in a manner that furthers the principle of equal employment opportunity.

All positions are open until filled unless otherwise stated. To apply for any position listed here you may go to Town of Amherst  Town Hall, 174 S. Main Street, Amherst, VA  24521, between the hours of 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM and pick up an application, or download a printable job application from this website. Employment applications may be mailed or delivered in person to the address below. Please note that all of our positions require an application; you may include a résumé if you wish, but résumés alone are not accepted.

Please email us at townhall@amherstva.gov if you have questions about this site.

Town Hall
Town of Amherst
174 S. Main Street
P.O. Box 280
Amherst, VA 24521

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