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Meeting Cancellation

Public NoticeThe Bedford County Board of Supervisors has relocated its next work session, scheduled for September 9, 2019 at 5:00 pm, to the Ground Floor Meeting Room located in Bedford County Administration Office, 122 E. Main St., Suite 202, Bedford, VA.

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All paper applications can be mailed to: 

Attn: Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

 For jobs with the Department of Social Services, you must use a state application form.

 Internal Job applicants must use the Employee Transfers Policy.

Or you can call 586-7601 to ask for a form to be mailed to you. You can also pick up the form in person at the Bedford County Administration Building, 2nd Floor, 122 East Main Street, Bedford.

Human Resources Coordinator

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:36,192-40,000
  • Posted Date:08/05/2019


Human Resources coordinator


Human Resources


Bedford County Administration Office – 122 East Main Street, Bedford, VA 24523


8:30 am – 5:00 pm - Flexibility may be required to meet the needs of the department.


Responsible for day-to-day operations that are essential to the efficient operation of the human resources division including, but not limited to leave and benefit administration; personnel actions; response to general inquiries; new employee orientation; recruitment; file management; and special projects. Excellent customer service skills must be exercised to work at a high level of interaction with employees, applicants, county management and benefit providers. Duties performed require knowledge of Human Resources principles and practices, reporting, and recordkeeping requirements. This position must maintain a high degree of confidentiality and accountability.This work is fast-paced and diverse. Work shall be performed under the general direction of the Director of Human Resources.


Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Associate’s degree, preferably in human resource administration or a related field and 3-5 years of responsible human resources experience.
  • Well-developed office support skills with ability to apply technical knowledge related to public sector human resource functions to include benefits administration, personnel record keeping, policies and procedures, workers’ compensation, salary and classification, and other related activities.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Equal Opportunity regulations, Affordable Care Act (ACA), OSHA, COBRA, and other employment laws.
  • Requires considerable discretion, initiative, accuracy, attention to detail, organizational skills, and the ability to multitask within strict timelines. Must be able to work independently in the absence of supervision.
  • Must maintain strict confidentiality; exercise sound judgment; flexibility; creativity; and sensitivity in response to changing situations and needs.

Preferred Experience includes:

  • Experience in local government or a political subdivision
  • PHR, SHRM-CP and/or IPMA-CP certification
  • Knowledge of Virginia Retirement System (VRS) and VRS Navigator
  • Knowledge of KRONOS Time and Attendance software
  • Knowledge of ADP Workforce Now


Bedford County maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. Drug screening, driving record check,a criminal background check, and previous employer references are required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets

Hiring Salary Range

$36,192 - $40,000

Actual salary dependent on qualifications and experience.


Please provide cover letter, resume, and salary requirements.



In Person: Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Suite 202, Bedford, VA 24523

Date Posted

August 5, 2019


Open until filled


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