Public Notice: Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors Personnel Committee will meet on Monday, February 24, 2020 at 5:30 pm. The meeting will be held in the Board Conference Room of the County Administration Building located at 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia.

The purpose of the meeting is to hold a closed session pursuant to Section 2.2-3711 (A) (1) as to the discussion, consideration, or interviews of prospective candidates for employment; assignment, appointment, promotion, performance, demotion, salaries, disciplining, or resignation of specific public officers, appointees, or employees of any public body; specifically, to discuss the applicants for the Finance Director position.

Meeting CancellationThe Bedford County Board of Zoning Appeals meeting scheduled for Tuesday February 25, 2020 has been cancelled  

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 122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523

Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523



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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.

General Properties Manager

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:47,476-60,341 Actual salary dependent on qualifications and experience
  • Posted Date:01/15/2020


General Properties Manager


Public Works


122 East Main Street, Bedford


8:30 am – 5:00 pm with flexibility to meet needs of department


Performs complex professional and administrative work related to the operations, maintenance, repair, and improvements of all Bedford County facilities. Includes all facets of County operations such as but not limited to: planning, directing, and coordinating the maintenance and repair of facilities, equipment, vehicles, systems and grounds. Coordinates and oversees contracted services. Does related work as required. Supervises General Properties, Central Garage, and Housekeeping staff. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Director of Public Works with latitude for independent judgment and action.


Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, or an equivalent combination of experience and technical training / certification.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of industrial / commercial maintenance to include facilities, building and grounds, HVAC, plumbing, electrical equipment, vehicles, and systems troubleshooting, repair, maintenance, and operation.
  • Relevant supervisory experience.
  • Must possess a valid Commonwealth of Virginia driver’s license, proof of insurance required to drive on county business, and acceptable driving record.
  • Physical ability to lift 50 pounds occasionally, 20 pounds frequently, and up to 10 pounds constantly.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and the general public.

Preferred Experience includes:

  • Possession of Virginia Board of Tradesman Journeyman or Master License in HVAC, Plumbing, and Electrical issued by the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation.
  • Possession of Commercial Pesticide Applicator's license, or ability to obtain within one year of employment.

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

Minimum Salary

$ 47,476-60,341 (Actual salary dependent on qualifications and experience.)



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

Date Posted



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