Riverside Regional Jail Careers
How To Join Our Team
To apply you must completely fill out an official Riverside Regional Jail application for employment. Each question must be answered in full and in a timely manner. Please have all applicable background and contact information ready for entry prior to beginning the online application as the application process will reset if inactive for extended amounts of time. If you wish to fill out an application over an extended period of time, please feel free to download our application packet at the lower left of this page, print after filling and mail to or drop off your application at the jail facility.
The Riverside Regional Jail is seeking full-time Jail Officers to provide custody/control of inmates. Duties include (but are not limited to): Ensuring conformity with rules and regulations governing the conduct and behavior of the inmate population; Assuming responsibility for the security and welfare of inmates; Preparing various reports, logs, and documents.
Minimum qualifications: Applicants must possess either a high school diploma or G.E.D. and a valid Virginia state driver's license; must be a United States citizen and at least 18 years of age; must be able to work all times of the day to include weekends, holidays, and rotating shifts; must not have been convicted of, or plead "guilty" or "no contest" to any felony, or any offense that would be classified as a felony if committed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Prior correctional experience with a public, private, or military agency preferred but not required.
- High School Diploma/G.E.D.
- Valid VA Driver's License
- U.S. Citizen
- Be Able to Work All Shifts
- No Felony Convictions
- At Least 18 Years of Age