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 21 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.


  • Starting Salary: $36,842 (Entry)

  • Upon Completion of 1 Year Service and completion of  Basic Jail Academy: $40,272 

  • 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 


Middle River Regional Jail

Attn: Tina Reed

350 Technology Drive

Staunton, VA 24401