Finding a Job: Major Local Employers
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Major Local Employers


University of 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 $2.78 billion 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 12,000 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

University of Virginia Medical Center
Search for Jobs
Toll Free: (800) 843-8276
Toll Free Nurse Recruiting: (866) RNS-4UVA (767-4882)
V/TDD 434.982.HEAR
Human Resources
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
(Formerly Health Services Foundation
Search for Jobs
Job Line: 972-4237
500 Ray C. Hunt Dr.,
Charlottesville, VA 22903

UVA Physicians Group is nonprofit extension of the UVA Medical Center outpatient services that handles billing for UVA doctors.


Albemarle County Personnel Department
County Office Building
401 McIntire Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Contact this office for county government jobs, including social work jobs.

Albemarle County Schools (Human Resources)
County Office Building
401 McIntire Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22902

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 Campus LLC
2454 Old Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Aramark Corp. is a leader in professional services, providing award-winning food services, facilities management, and uniform and career apparel to health care.

Charlottesville Public Schools
Human Resources: 245-2400
l562 Dairy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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.

City of Charlottesville Human Resources
Search for Jobs
Job Line: 970-3450
P.O. Box 911
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Contact this office for city government jobs, including social work positions.

Crutchfield Corp.
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1 Crutchfield Park
Charlottesville, VA 22911

Crutchfield is an electronics retailer that was founded in Charlottesville in 1974.

Martha Jefferson Hospital
Human Resources
500 Martha Jefferson Dr.
Charlottesville, VA 22911

Martha Jefferson Hospital is a nonprofit community facility.

How to Apply

Application Requests: 984-4846
FAX: (434) 977-7757

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.

Northrop Grumman Corp.
Search for Jobs
1070 Seminole Trail
Charlottesville, VA 22901

Sperry Marine, a division of Northrop Grumman Corp., produces advanced commercial and military maritime products.

Piedmont Virginia Community College
Search for Jobs
501 College Dr.
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Piedmont Virginia Community College is a nonresidential two-year institution of higher education that serves Central Virginia.

Region Ten Comunity Services
To Request an Application: 970-1392
504 Old Lynchburg Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Region Ten provides mental health care, child and family services, substance abuse treatment and psychiatric services to Centra Virginia.

SNL Financial
Search for Jobs
One SNL Plaza
Charlottesville, VA 22902

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 Employers

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.


Bookmark a Better Job: You can stay on top of university employment news, learn about special training and events, and check out the latest job listings via the Human Resources website. Add it to your bookmarks today.

Finding Your Match: UVa requires an online application from everyone applying for a job with the University.(You also can create a Job Interest Inventory.) In order for Human Resources to match your application with a job opening, all the KSAs ("Knowledge, Skills and Abilities") and the job categories on your application MUST MATCH the job category and KSAs required for the vacant job. The best idea is to stay on top of openings yourself and, if possible, send your resumé and a letter to the department mentioned. A University directory is available in Alderman Library.


The Law School Career Services Office sometimes receives information about jobs suitable for partners of law students. These jobs are posted on the bulletin board outside Career Services on the second floor of Slaughter.



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