County of Accomack

Located on the northernmost portion of Virginia’s scenic Eastern Shore, Accomack County covers approximately 476 square miles of rich farmland, undisturbed beaches, expanses of marsh and forest, and small towns rich in history and culture. The county has a total area of 1,310 square miles, of which 455 square miles is land and 855 square miles (65.25%) is water. It has miles of shoreline on both the Chesapeake Bay on the west and the Atlantic Ocean on the east, constituting one of the largest unspoiled wetlands habitat in the world. The County is conveniently situated within a short distance of many East Coast cities, including Richmond, the state capital (165 miles), Norfolk (80 miles), Washington, D.C. (150 miles), and Baltimore, Maryland (140 miles).
We employe over 300 people within the local county government and have employment openings ranging from Parks & Recreation, Public Works and Public Safety.  Current job openings can be found: