The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority operations at the South Fork facility in Charlottesville, Va. . Photo/Andrew Shurtleff

Brian using Scada Photo/Andrew Shurtleff

Welcome to Rivanna’s Job Postings, we thank you for visiting and considering employment with us!

Our employees serve the citizens of the City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County by providing quality drinking water, treating the wastewater so that it can be returned safely to the aquatic environment, and by providing municipal waste and hazardous waste disposal and recycling opportunities to the community.

Rivanna Authorities are equal opportunity employers, and we encourage you to explore the job opportunities listed below:

Applying for a job with us

1- Online application process

Employment Application Rivanna Solid Waste Authority and Employment Application Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority

Use this fillable pdf form to apply (download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader). You can type your information directly into the PDF form before emailing it to  You can also print the application and mail it to 695 Moores Creek Lane, Charlottesville, VA 22901. Important note: Upon opening the application, you must first save it to your computer.  Otherwise your typed information could be lost.

2- Mail in or hand deliver

You can also pick up an application form from Rivanna Authorities at the Moores Creek Administration Building and then print out a hard-copy and complete by hand before submitting by mail or hand delivery to 695 Moores Creek Lane, Charlottesville, VA 22901.

Note: An Authority employment application must be completely filled out and signed by applicants for any regular or temporary position. Your application will not be considered unless you provide all requested information. Stating “see resume” will make your application invalid. You may attach a resume for any supplemental information you wish to provide. The general information statement is to be supplied to the applicant along with the employment application form. A copy of the current job description for the position for which the applicant is applying will be provided.

Our benefits include

  • Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
  • Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Health Savings
  • Anthem Dental
  • Eye Med
  • Minnesota Life Insurance
  • Optional Coverage through AFLAC
  • Optional ICMA/RC
  • Optional Gym Membership Discounts
  • Optional Legal Services

Please call 434-977-2970 for questions.

Current Employee Benefit Page

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