Job Openings for the Town of Bowling Green

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Town of Bowling Green. Browse through the following to learn about available opportunities. If you have about any questions about the opportunities below, contact the Town Manager at (804)633-6212 or email Please adhere to all application requirements and be mindful of any deadlines for submission of your application.  

The following position(s) is/are currently available:

Town Manager-

Town of Bowling Green – Pop. 1,140 – Quaint Town located between Richmond and Fredericksburg seeks proven manager with strong experience in administrative and financial management with strong interpersonal and organizational skills.  The Town Manager serves at the pleasure of a 7-member Council elected to 4-year staggered terms.  A minimum of 5 years of experience as a local government executive/administrator, assistant executive/administrator, or department head in an organization of comparable complexity is required.  Minimum requirements for the position include a Bachelor’s Degree in public or business administration, finance, planning, or related field; with a Master’s Degree preferred.  Candidates are required to possess experience and understanding of growth management to include code administration and enforcement, finance and budget, economic development, intergovernmental relations, personnel including staff development, grant writing and grant administration, and maintaining positive lines of communication at all levels.  Familiarity with utility systems a plus.  Starting salary $70,000+ depending on experience.  Full range of benefits. JOB DESCRIPTION

Mail cover letter, resume and salary history with a minimum of 5 professional references, postmarked by Friday, September 2, 2016, to Bowling Green Town Hall, P.O. Box 468, Bowling Green, VA 22427.

Maintenance Worker-

Part-time Temporary position - $11.50/hr. Position involves performance of  a variety of tasks requiring manual labor in the areas of building and property maintenance, street and sidewalk maintenance, leaf collection, grass cutting and other landscaping tasks, janitorial services, repair of Town facilities and properties.  Must have High School diploma and valid Virginia Driver’s License.  Position open until filled.  EOE.

Superintendent of Public Works-
The Town of Bowling Green is seeking an experienced public works supervisor to oversee the operation and maintenance of a public water and sewer system with a 0.25mgd treatment plant.  Person will also be responsible for maintenance of public buildings and grounds.  Current staff includes four full-time, one part-time and one contract employee.  Equipment operation a plus.  Person must have, or be able to obtain within 12 months of employment a Class V Water Operator License and/or a Class II Sewer Operator License.  This is a full-time permanent position with a full benefit package.  Starting salary to the mid-50s depending on qualifications.  Submit Town Application with resume to Town Manager, P.O. Box 468, Bowling Green, VA 22427.  Position open until filled.  EOE.

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To submit a completed application you may do one of the following:
1. Email to:
2. Mail to: P.O. Box 468 Bowling Green, VA 22427
3. Deliver in Person to: 117 Butler Street Bowling Green, VA 22427