Board of Equalization Secretary

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a supportive team of local government professionals in a community with an excellent quality of life?  Powhatan County is the Richmond region’s best kept secret for work-life balance while being a short drive from the capital city’s amenities.  

  • Department: Commissioner of Revenue
  • Compensation: $12.66/hour
  • Hours: Temporary, part-time, up to 40 hours per week
  • Deadline:  September 26, 2017 at 5 p.m.

The County of Powhatan is currently recruiting for a part-time Secretary to the Board of Equalization. This is a temporary position with no County benefits, up to 40 hours per week, until May 2018.

This position will perform administrative support duties for the County’s external assessors and the Board of Equalization to include gathering data for and scheduling meetings, answering telephone inquiries, and filing.  Position requires excellent customer service and the ability to convey information to the public. 

Minimum requirements include 1-2 years of administrative experience, a high school diploma, Microsoft Excel experience, and demonstrated customer service ability including previous experience working with the public. 

Please use the County's website to submit a completed application and detailed resume. A PDF version is also available for download and can be emailed to  You may obtain a paper copy at 3834 Old Buckingham Road, Powhatan, VA 23139. Applications must be received by September 26, 2017 at 5:00 pm.

Equal Opportunity and Drug Free Workplace
Powhatan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourages women, veterans and minorities to apply.  Powhatan County is a Drug Free Workplace.