Public Notice: The Bedford County Board of Supervisors has relocated its work session (5:00 pm) and regular meeting (7:00 pm), scheduled for December 9, 2019, to Liberty High School’s auditorium, 100 Liberty Minutemen Drive, Bedford. This meeting has been moved to accommodate anticipated citizen attendance.

PLEASE NOTE that the agenda item regarding the 2nd Amendment Sanctuary County resolution will be heard at the regular meeting, which begins at 7:00 pm. Liberty High School Is A Gun Free Zone At All Times; No Guns Are Permitted On School Grounds Or In School Facilities.

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE: Per Sec. 2.2-3707 of the Virginia Code, this serves as notice that the Bedford County Planning Commission will hold public hearings on Monday, December 16th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.  in the Jefferson Forest High School Auditorium, located near the entrance for the Jefferson  Forest High School football stadium, directly across Perrowville Road from the entrance to Forest Elementary School (located on Perrowville Road) in Forest, Virginia.  The purpose of this meeting is to consider the creation of a new zoning  district (Airport); Comprehensive Plan Amendment; Zoning text amendment for setbacks; rezoning of nine parcels to the Airport District; and a Special Review Project regarding the broadband initiative.

  • More than two members of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors may be in  attendance.

For further information on this meeting please contact Gregg Zody, Director, Bedford  County Department of Community Development, at (540) 586-7616, or

Public NoticeThe entire list of Board meetings for the remainder of the year is as follows:

  • December        9th         Regular Meeting (Work Session 5:00 to 6:30 pm)

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 122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

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.

Administrative Manager (Solid Waste)

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:39.505-45,000
  • Posted Date:11/19/2019




Public Works – Solid Waste Division


1060 Recycle Road, Bedford 24523


Flexibility to meet the needs of the department


Performs a variety of specialized professional and administrative duties to support the Solid Waste Division of the Department of Public Works. As the office manager, works with considerable independence within the scope of established policies / procedures. Position requires discretion and diplomatic skill in representing policies, providing assistance and education to County personnel, officials, and the public. Prepares and maintains financial, regulatory, and operational records. Maintains customer-friendly and efficient weigh scale operations while supervising and delegating the work of weigh scale personnel. Coordinates operational, safety, and environmental training and documentation. Work is performed under the general direction of the Solid Waste Division Manager with moderate latitude for independent judgement and action.


Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Any combination of education/experience equivalent to Associates degree with major course work in business management, accounting or related field
  • Extensive office operations / procedures experience including considerable supervisory experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of administrative policies / practices, office equipment and secretarial techniques
  • Ability to establish / maintain accurate records, files, and database systems
  • General knowledge of safety / environmental regulations, ability to conduct detailed field inspections and determine facts through investigation.Ability to formulate and present ideas / findings clearly and concisely in written, oral and graphic form
  • Ability to establish / maintain effective working relationships with county employees and the general public
  • Strong interpersonal skills requiring reasonable tact, discretion, and self-expression. Must maintain professionalism, courtesy, and composure at all times, including stressful situations
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Valid Virginia driver’s license, proof of insurance, and acceptable driving record

Preferred Experience includes:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Experience in local government, environmental studies, safety, and/or recycling

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

Salary Range

$39,505 - $45,000

Actual salary dependent on qualifications and experience.

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

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