Major Local Employers
Virginia Human Resources
914 Emmet St.
P.O. Box 400127,
Charlottesville, VA 22904
(just north of Arlington Boulevard and Emmet)
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
As a $2.5 billion a year business (including the UVA Academic Division's Schools of Medicine and Nursing, the Medical Center and UVA's Wise Campus), the University is the area's No. 1 employer, with more than 13,000 faculty and staff in the areas of information technology, engineering, research and development, business, finance, administration, public relations, athletics and facilities management, among others. UVA encompasses a vast complex of schools, a level-one trauma center and teaching hospital, and research facilities, as well as arts and athletic venues.
Jobs@UVA is the university's online application system. Job seekers can apply for specific job postings, receive confirmation that their application was received, review the status of the positions for which they applied, and identify areas of interest so that recruiters can contact them when a position that matches their interests becomes available. Help with the system is available at University Human Resources, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Online help is available on the Jobs@UVA website, which features an online tutorial (pdf), or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Virginia Medical Center
Search for Jobs
Toll Free: (800) 843-8276
Toll Free Nurse Recruiting: (866) RNS-4UVA (767-4882)
P.O. Box 800567
Charlottesville, VA 22908
The UVA Medical Center is a growing teaching facility that listed 570 beds in its most recent statistical reporting. Among other professionals, the hospital hires doctors, nurses, administrators, IT professionals, health care and lab technicians, and temporary staff.
UVA Physicians Group is nonprofit extension of the UVA Medical Center outpatient services that handles billing for UVA doctors.
County Office Building
401 McIntire Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Contact this office for county government jobs, including social work jobs.
In Virginia, city and county school systems are separate.The Albemarle County school system has four high schools, five middle schools and 16 elementary schools.
Aramark Corp. is a leader in professional services, providing award-winning food services, facilities management, and uniform and career apparel to health care.
The Charlottesville city school system has one high school, one middle school, one upper elementary school (5th-6th grade only), six elementary schools and one preschool.
Contact this office for city government jobs, including social work positions.
Crutchfield is an electronics retailer that was founded in Charlottesville in 1974.
Martha Jefferson Hospital is a nonprofit community facility.
The nonprofit Thomas Jefferson Foundation Inc. runs Monticello, which was Thomas Jefferson's home.
National Ground Intelligence Center
2055 Boulders Road
Charlottesville, VA 22911
NGIC is a provider of scientific, technical and general military intelligence in support of national defense.
Sperry Marine, a division of Northrop Grumman Corp., produces advanced commercial and military maritime products.
Piedmont Virginia Community College is a nonresidential two-year institution of higher education that serves Central Virginia.
Region Ten provides mental health care, child and family services, substance abuse treatment and psychiatric services to Centra Virginia.
SNL provides breaking news, financial data and analysis for banking, insurance, financial services, real estate, energy, and media and communications.
State Farm Insurance
1500 State Farm Boulevard
Charlottesville, VA 22909
State Farm Insurance offers coverage for auto, life, home, health and more. The Charlottesville Operations Center is part of the company's Mid-Atlantic Zone customer service.
Other major area employers include the CFA Institute, Wintergreen Partners (Resort and Real Estate) and the U.S. Department of Defense. Several companies in Charlottesville do business nationwide, particularly in publishing (Carden Jennings, LexisNexis and Silverchair).
You can find all of these companies through their respective websites or in the phone book.