NEW RIVER VALLEY REGIONAL JAIL AUTHORITY

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POSITION: REGIONAL JAIL SUPERINTENDENT

The New River Valley Regional Jail Authority, located in Dublin, Virginia is accepting applications for Jail Superintendent.  The New River Valley Regional Jail is an 1183 bed adult local correctional facility with an average daily population of 830 inmates and a staff of approximately 260.  This position involves professional, administrative and technical skills encompassing responsibilities for the overall operation of the regional jail.  The successful candidate requires strong management and budgetary experience in correctional or in governmental operations.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be 21 years of age or older, a citizen of the United States, or legally employable in the US.  Must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Corrections, or Criminal Justice or related field.  A Master’s Degree is preferred.  10 plus years of progressive supervisory or management experience with public, private, or military agency is strongly preferred.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.  Must be able to obtain and maintain Jail Officer Certification as required by the Department of Criminal Justice Services.  A combination of education and experience equivalent to these requirements may be substituted.  Drug screening and extensive background checks will be performed.

 

SALARY:

 Negotiable based upon experience. 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Position is open until filled; Applications will be reviewed beginning March 1st, 2022. 

A full job description and application package is available at www.nrvrj.org under the employment tab or may be obtained by emailing [email protected].

 

Please return the completed application package to: 

New River Valley Regional Jail  Attn: Tonya Akers 
PO Box 1067  
Dublin, VA 24084  
Or via email: [email protected]

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