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Welcome to the Henry County Local Government Employment page

Please note:  The Henry County Sheriff's Office, the Social Services Department, and the Health Department each post their own employment opportunities and utilize their own application process.  Applicants interested in positions in these departments can find more information at these sites: 

Sheriff's Office Employment

Social Services, Health Department and other State employment opportunities

Other Local Job Opportunities

Current Henry County/PSA Job Postings

Download Henry County / PSA Application

Children's Services Coordinator

County of Henry is looking for individual to coordinate and monitor mandatory services provided to at-risk youth and families under the Children’s Services Act.  Knowledge of human services management and current social, economic, and health challenges and resources available to children and families with special needs.  Ability to prepare budgets and monitor expenses.  Knowledge of Children’s Services Act services and programs.  Position serves Henry County, Patrick County and Martinsville City. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a degree in social work, public health, or related field; three to five years experience and/or training in human services or social work; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a valid Virginia driver's permit.  Applicants must submit a Henry County application along with a resume to Human Resources, Henry County, P. O. Box 7, Collinsville, VA 24078. Applications may be downloaded from the link below and are also available at the Henry County Administration Building on the fourth floor.  Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. February 23, 2018.  EEO

Emergency 911 Telecommunicator

The Martinsville-Henry County 911 Communications Center is seeking to fill the full-time position of Emergency 911 Telecommunicator. This highly stressful position includes dispatching police, fire and rescue personnel in response to emergency situations. The successful candidate must be able to work under pressure, multi-task, receive and transmit information accurately and clearly, work independently, and have knowledge of the geographical area. Education equivalent to graduation from high school is required, in addition to pre-employment testing. Proficiency in data entry, general computer knowledge, and experience in the use of radio and telephone communications equipment, is preferred. A thorough background investigation of the finalist(s) is required. Applicants who are offered employment must successfully complete entry-level Telecommunicator training, as well as, VCIN (Virginia Criminal Information Network) certification at the Piedmont Regional Criminal Justice Training Academy, and Emergency Medical Dispatcher certification. Work schedule will vary according to the needs of the 911 Communications Center. Starting salary of $31,024, plus excellent benefits.Applicants may apply at the Henry County Administration Building, 4th floor, or by mail to: Director, Martinsville-Henry County 911 Communications Center, P. O. Box 7, Collinsville, VA 24078. Application may be downloaded from the Henry County website: www.henrycountyva.gov. Deadline is Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 5:00 P.M. Resumes are encouraged and should be attached to the application. Incomplete or illegible applications will not be considered. Not all applicants will be contacted.   EOE

Firefighter / EMS Provider

Henry County Department of Public Safety is seeking to establish an applicant pool to hire additional full-time and part-time Firefighters/EMS Personnel for current and future vacancies. Qualified applicants must possess broad knowledge of firefighting and EMS procedures, practices, and appropriate use of related equipment. Must possess exceptional problem solving and communication skills and must work effectively with people while maintaining composure during emergency events.  Current Virginia certified firefighters and ALS providers will be given preference.  Any applicant not possessing current Virginia certifications as a Firefighter II must be willing to obtain this certification within 2 years of employment at their expense and on their own time.  High School Diploma or equivalent required along with a Valid Driver’s License. Salary up to $16.55/hour, based on applicant’s current credentials and experience plus excellent benefits. Applicants must submit a Henry County application along with a cover letter and resume to Susan Reynolds, Human Resources, Henry County, P. O. Box 7, Collinsville, VA 24078.  Applications must be received by Friday, March 9, 2018 to be considered for the next testing date. Anyone who has recently applied should contact the Department of Public Safety to confirm their most current application and resume is still active. EOE 

General Maintenance Worker

County of Henry is seeking an individual to fill the position of General Maintenance Worker. Individual must be able to do carpentry, painting and general maintenance repair as well as mowing and ice/snow removal. High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent with three to five years of related experience and/or training in general maintenance field required. Starting pay for this position is $14.62 per hour with excellent benefits. Applicants need to submit a Henry County application to Susan Reynolds, Human Resources, Henry County, P.O. Box 7, Collinsville, VA 24078. Applications may be downloaded from the Henry County website and are also available at the Henry County Administration Building on the fourth floor. Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. March 2, 2018. EOE

Convenience Center Site Monitor

The Henry County Refuse Department is seeking to hire a part-time Convenience Center Site Monitor for the garbage/recycling center on Stoney Mountain Road.  The starting salary for this position is $7.75 hour with flexible hours Monday through Saturday.  Retirees are encouraged to apply.  Applicants can submit a Henry County application to Susan Reynolds, Human Resources, Henry County, P.O. Box 7, Collinsville, VA  24078.  EOE



Henry County & Henry County PSA applications should be returned to:  Human Resources Department, PO Box 7, Collinsville, VA  24078.  You may pick up or drop off an application by visiting the Human Resources Department on the 4th Floor of the Henry County Administration building located at 3300 Kings Mountain Road, Collinsville, VA  24078. 

This facility is operated in a nondiscriminatory basis with regards to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, age or handicap. Complaints of discrimination may be sent to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.  20250