The City of Buena Vista is seeking seasonal workers for both the Streets Division and Building and Grounds Division of Public Works. Candidates must have a VA Drivers license and pass City drug test. Skills needed for include handling small tools, weed eaters, trimmers, push mowers, riding mowers, shovels, rakes etc. These positions primarily report to the Streets Supervisor and will assist in trimming and mowing right-of-ways and City property and other work associated with Street upkeep. One position reports to the Building & Grounds Supervisor for cleaning Park bathrooms during afternoon, evening and weekends. For more information and application please contact Trina Mastran, Director of Public Works at and/or 540-261-1444.



  • Must be at least 21 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have a valid operator’s license with a good driving history
  • Clean criminal record
  • Must be willing to work shift work, rotating weekends & holidays.
  • Beginning salary $34,000

The BVPD provides tuition reimbursement for those seeking to further their education. An annual bonus paid for officers who have obtained Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice.

Applications may be obtained from the Buena Vista Police Department or downloaded here. Application deadline is December 1, 2017. Applications may be dropped off or mailed to Buena Vista Police Department, 306 Park Avenue, Buena Vista, VA 24416 or emailed to If you have any questions please contact us at 540-261-6174.

The City of Buena Vista is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.