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MRRJ Jail Officer


The following application is a fillable .pdf file.  Please click the link to download our application:  Employment Application


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Valid Virginia Driver’s License

  • Good physical condition

  • Oral and written communication skills

  • Clean criminal history record

NOTE: drug screen and background check will be performed.


  • Current Starting Salary: $42,000

  • Upon Completion of 1 Year Service and completion of  Basic Jail Academy: $43,915 

  • 11 Paid Holidays

  • 12 Days Vacation

  • 12 Days Sick Leave

  • Two jail funded retirement programs VRS and LEOS

  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance programs

  • Training provided by the Regional Jail

  • Free on-site fitness center

Vacancies: Continuous Recruitment for Officers 

Applications can be obtained from the Middle River Regional Jail located in Verona, VA or on our website at No resumes will be accepted without the completed Middle River Regional Jail application.  Applications can be returned to the Middle River Regional Jail, 350 Technology Drive, Staunton, VA 24401, faxed to (540)-245-5232, by email to  Equal Opportunity Employer.


Middle River Regional Jail

Attn: Bruce Delp

350 Technology Drive

Staunton, VA 24401

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