Jobs in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States

Originally, the area of Lynchburg was inhabited by the Monacan people before the English settlers made their way into Virginia. Lynchburg was founded and named after — John Lynch, it was located near the James River. It was incorporated as a town in 1805, and later in 1852, integrated as a city.

Thomas Jefferson was noted to have built a home near Lynchburg and often visited the city. He had written many memorable quotes regarding Lynchburg and he eventually came to accept it as the most interesting spot throughout the state. During the 1850s, Lynchburg was noted to be among the richest towns in the United States due to tobacco production and slave-trading.

Currently, Lynchburg is home to the Liberty Baptist College that was founded by Jerry Falwell, it’s the city’s largest educational facility for higher education. The city is popularly nicknamed as “City of Seven Hills” due to the proximity of the seven hills located in the region. The total population in the city as of 2016 is 80,212, according to the census.

Transportation, Cultural Events, and Leisure Hotspots in Lynchburg

Lynchburg is well-connected via many transport services — the Greyhound Lines operate the bus services for intercity travel as well as through other cities located in the country. The Amtrak Rail service connects the city to prominent cities such as New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Boston, and Birmingham. The Lynchburg Regional Airport services commuters with its sole airline service provider — American Eagle.

Lynchburg was ranked 189 out of 200 cities by Forbes for “Cultural and Leisure”. The city hosts the Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra which showcases a variety of music like classical, jazz, rock, and blues. It was started in 1983 and continues to reinvent itself. The Lynchburg Art Club was formed in 1895 and continues to be a popular name among the local artists in the city.

Visit the “Peaks of Otter” located in the Blue Ridge Mountains for a gorgeous viewpoint overlooking Lynchburg. The Miller-Claytor House is a famous townhouse known for Thomas Jefferson and his interactions with the owner. The Old City Cemetery Museums & Arboretum is one of the most visited locations in Lynchburg and features a collection of heirlooms and memorabilia of the cities golden history.

Job Opportunities in Lynchburg

Lynchburg is proud of its low unemployment rate and below average cost of living, it was ranked 5th in the list of “Best Places in Virginia for Business” by Forbes. Major employers in the city include — Genworth Financial, J.Crew, Walmart, Kroger, Areva, Liberty University, Centra Health, City of Lynchburg, BWX Technologies Inc. and Nationwide.

Some of the most sought-after jobs in the city include — Employer Relations Coordinator, Director of Operations, Quality Control Specialist, Athletics Equipment Operations, College Registrar, Creative Writing Instructor, and Technical Writer.

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Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and ...
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What you’ll be doing... As a Verizon Retail Sales Representative, or what we like to call a Solution Specialist, you'll help our customers understand and love the products we sell. Utilizing your unique talents, ...
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Business Unit: Job Summary:Responsible for assisting and consulting with customers on our productsand services by utilizing knowledge, skills, and technology to achieve aworld class sales and service experienceWorks ...
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Beacon Credit Union
Beacon Credit Union is hiring Full Time Call Center Representatives. Our call center is located in Lynchburg, VA. Candidate will provide support to customers on products and services. Will answer in-coming calls. ...
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Sodexo
Description/Job Summary Job Overview: The Supervisor - Food may work in any type of food location on client premises. This individual provides oversight at the direction of management on site to coordinate routine work ...
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Hurt & Proffitt
We have an exciting full-time opportunity for a Rodman on the Survey Team in our Lynchburg office.The Opportunity: This entry-level, full-time position will assist with daily field operations, keep vehicles stocked with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
ATTENTION ALL APPLICANTS: Applications must be submitted online to USAJOBS.GOV to be considered.YOU MUST APPLY FOR THIS POSITION AThttps://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/532842900This is a Work-at-Home (WAH) ...
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Five Guys Burgers & Fries
Assistant Managers at Five Guys are an important part of the restaurant leadership team. Use your ability to motivate, teach and lead your team to WOW our customers while creating an environment your team enjoys working ...
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OrthoVirginia
OrthoVirginia, Virginia's largest provider of expert orthopedic and therapy care, is currently seeking a full-time, experienced Registration Coordinator to join our team! Along with a collaborative, team-oriented work ...
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Overlook at Stonemill
Opportunity Starts Here: Since opening in 2000, the culture at Alliance has been one with an entrepreneurial spirit that consistently pushes the evolution of the multifamily industry. As a result, we’ve ...
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Loss Prevention Representative Lynchburg, VA DESCRIPTION: Prevent, detect and deter losses and safety violations Assist in first aid emergencies and respond to fire alarms Monitoring Access System, CCTV and GPS Systems ...
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Papa John's
THIS IS A FRANCHISE POSITION THIS IS A FRANCHISE POSITION Exciting things are happening at Papa John's...and our career experience just keeps getting "Better"! Papa John's Shift Leader/Supervisors are ...
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Patel & Dalrymple, PLLC - Attorneys at Law
We are seeking a full time Real Estate Processor to join our team at Patel & Dalrymple. Candidates must be organized, possess attention to detail, be familiar with Qualia or SoftPro, and have a minimum of 5 years ...
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B.P.'s Mobile Wash Inc.
Full time positions available.Some ladder and roof work required.Must have a valid driver license and good driving record.Pay is based on experience. Paid Holidays. Year around position.Ability to work some ...
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Heritage Green Assisted Living
ABOUT US: If you would like to work in a positive environment and use your talents and experience to make a difference in the lives of seniors, we'd like to hear from you! Working with us, you will be part of a dynamic ...
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Liberty University
Job Summary/Basic Function The Graduate Student Assistant is directly responsible to and assists the Director of the CARE Team facilitating the objectives of the CARE Team at Liberty University. This includes ...
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Liberty University
Job Summary/Basic Function The Graduate Student Assistant is directly responsible to and assists the Senior Associate Director for Assessment and Educational Programming facilitating the educational programming ...
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Advance Auto Parts
At Advance Auto Parts , a Retail Parts Pro (RPP) is part of the management team and responsible for growing the sales of automotive parts and related merchandise in accordance with company standards. The Retail Parts ...
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MedScope
Education: High School or Equivalent Job Type: Part-time Experience: No Experience Required Description: Installer / Technician Position MedScope America, a rapidly growing medical alarm company, seeks to contract with ...
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