Human Resources


The Amherst County Department of Human Resources is responsible for the HR functions for all County employees. These functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Administering and coordinating employee benefits
  • Coordinating the employee recruitment and hiring process
  • Developing and implementing employee training
  • Handling employee relations issues, including employee complaints, EEOC issues, etc.

EOE Notice
The County of Amherst is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Human Resources Documents

Human Resources Regulation (with clickable table of contents)– Effective July 1, 2021

County Application

Topics of Interest

More Information

Contact Us

Linda M.. Warner, Director, Human Resources
P.O. Box 390, Amherst, VA 24521
  • Phone: (434) 946-9420
  • Staff Directory
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