Employer List

2019 Registered Employers

 

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Location

Industry

American Woodmark Corporation

Manufactures and distributes modular kitchen cabinets and vanities to remodeling and new home construction markets. (Nasdaq: AMWD)

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.americanwoodmark.com

Regional, VA Construction

Auditor of Public Accounts

The Auditor of Public Accounts (APA) is the legislative external auditor for the Commonwealth of Virginia’s agencies, colleges, universities and municipal courts.

Positions:Associate Auditor

Majors: Accounting

Website: http://www.apa.virginia.gov

Richmond, VA Government

Boy Scouts of America

The Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve is a 10,600 acre facility in Southern West Virginia operated by the Boy Scouts of America. The programs at the Summit Bechtel Reserve (SBR) are all about challenging Scouts and Venturers. The Summit is home to the Paul R. Christen National High Adventure Base, The James C. Justice National Scout Camp and the John D. Tickle National Training & Leadership Center – three distinct operations but all through which participants will be exposed to a set of core values important to The Summit, Scouting and Life:

Adventure – We encourage Scouts to challenge themselves through exciting adventure sports, wilderness survival, and outdoor exploration.

Service – Through meaningful projects, we teach Scouts the fulfillment that comes with helping others.

Sustainability – With experiential learning, we develop scouts into stewards of the world we live in and be mindful of their economic, social, and environmental impacts.

Leadership – Through training, challenges, and empowerment, we help scouts excel at taking command of their lives and setting an example for others.

The Summit encourages participants to grow in competence, confidence and awareness by providing experiences that require participants to move out of their comfort zones and “stretch” themselves.

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.summitbsa.org/programs/national-high-adventure-base/summit-experience/

Glen Jean, WV Non-Profit/Philanthropy

Centra Health

Rivermont Schools: Rivermont Schools provides a therapeutic educational program for students, ages 5-22, with special needs, including autism who have difficulty learning in a traditional school setting. Rivermont’s Mission is to help students learn to manage their behaviors so they can return to their home schools, graduate and become productive citizens. Classes are small, usually eight to 10 students, and are taught by special education instructors and counselors. Together, these professionals help students reach acceptable standards of behavior and academic levels in the typical school environment. Teachers coordinate the course of study with the student’s public school to ensure a smooth transition when the student is ready to return to that setting. Our skilled and experienced team teaches students to relay upon their personal strengths in order to solve problems, make better choices and achieve both short and long term success. Rivermont Autism Program (RAP) provides academic and behavioral services focusing on family-centered, evidence-based treatments with a foundation in Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) and Verbal Behavior for children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our team includes licensed and board certified behavior analysts and assistant behavior analysts. These professionals ensure that ABA techniques and methodologies are incorporated throughout the individualized programs with an emphasis on communication, academics, life skills, vocational skills and social skills. Rivermont schools are located across the state of Virginia.

Autism/Developmental Services: Centra Autism & Developmental Services provides a multidisciplinary team approach to the patient’s care. Working together, our team develops comprehensive & individualized treatment plans that help patients make developmental improvements in key functioning areas. Coordinated services provide the patient & family with the most effective services. Services offered include: Developmental pediatrics, Psychiatry, Diagnostic testing, Individual & Family Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy, Speech therapy, and Occupational therapy. In addition to our center, we also provide in-home ABA therapy. Centra’s in-home services provide ABA therapy in conjunction with person-centered treatment to reduce maladaptive behaviors and teach adaptive communication and social skills, for clients up to age 21. Centra’s Autism & Developmental services are located across the state of Virginia.

Positions: Teacher, Mental Health Associate, In-Home Behavior Counselor, Board Certified Behavior Analyst

Majors: English, Exercise Physiology, Health and Physical Education, History, Human Development and Learning, Interdisciplinary, Liberal Studies, Mathematics, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology

Website: http://www.centrahealth.com

Regional, VA Non-Profit/Philanthropy

Chesterfield County Police Department

The Chesterfield County Police Department is located in central Virginia and adjoins the City of Richmond. The department services a community of 323,000 residents and patrols over 446 square miles. We are a progressive and professional department that offers career development, permanent shifts and paid training. Benefits include tuition reimbursement, health/dental insurance and a take home vehicle program. We also offer paid retirement and a GI Bill approved academy. The training consists of a 32 week, non-residential academy and a two month field training period. The department is a full service agency with 21 specialized units including SWAT, K-9 and Investigations. Additionally we offer internship opportunities for juniors and seniors.

Positions: Police Officer

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.chesterfieldpd.com

Chesterfield, VA Law Enforcement and Security

Chick-fil-A

Quick-service U.S. chicken restaurant.

Positions: X.C.C.L., an entrepreneur and leadership program

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.chick-fil-a.com

Regional, VA Food Science

Draper Aden Associates

DAA is a leading Mid-Atlantic consulting engineering firm that specializes in providing Engineering, Surveying, and Environmental Services for many sectors.

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: Civil Engineering, Environmental Science

Website: http://www.daa.com

Charlottesville, VA Consulting

English Construction Company

English Construction is a third-generation family-owned business. For over a century, English has been advancing steadily, adding new skills, new resources, and new technology. As we kept pace with changes in the construction industry, our areas of expertise expanded to include such diverse areas as roads and bridges, power plants, water and waste water facilities, factories, monumental and institutional structures, and historic renovations. But throughout our dynamic history, we’ve never outgrown the values that have made us successful since 1909: integrity, relationships, service, quality, and experience.

Positions: Laborers, Heavy Equipment Operators, Carpenters, Concrete Finishers, Project Coordinators, Foremen, Superintendents, Marketing

Majors: Civil Engineering, Marketing

Website: http://www.englishconst.com

Lynchburg, VA Construction

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

Enterprise is the largest car rental company in North America and arguably the world. We are a $10.1 billion company with more than 904,000 vehicles in our rental and leasing fleet, more than 66,000 employees and over 7,000 locations in the U.S., Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom and Ireland. Since our origin in 1957, our employees have always been empowered to make decisions that greatly affect their work and their career. It is this philosophy along with an unyielding dedication to the customer that has made Enterprise a true success story and a truly unique place to work.

Positions: Management Trainee

Majors: All Majors

Website: https://go.enterprise.com

Rockville, MD  Rental and Transportation

GEICO

Driving your career – Insuring your future Thinking of your future? Think of GEICO. As you search for a career, focus on finding a company with opportunities that match your skills, your interests and your potential. At GEICO, we offer new graduates rewarding and challenging careers in a team-oriented and dynamic environment! GEICO Government Employees Insurance Company The name goes back to GEICOs first customers in 1936 who were government employees and Military personnel. Founder Leo Goodwin went into business determined that he could deliver automobile insurance at reduced prices by selecting prime customer groups and marketing directly to them. Goodwin succeeded in driving down operating costs and passed on the savings to policyholders up front as discounts. GEICO continues to find ways to manage its business costs in order to offer savings to customers today. GEICO is the 4th largest private-passenger auto insurer in the United States. The ranking is established each year by A. M. Best based on direct written premiums GEICO is the largest direct writer of private passenger auto insurance in the country $21.2 billion in assets More than 20,000 associates 12 major offices around the country 7 million auto policyholders and growing GEICO insures more than 11 million vehicles GEICO is built on the foundation of providing respect, support and opportunity for our associates. We are proud of our competitive, growth-oriented culture, and of our management team that works closely with employees at all levels. Our associates work hard and they are rewarded with career opportunities, a great benefits program, financial incentives and the job stability that only a successful and growing company can offer. If youre looking for a great place to start and build a career, then consider GEICO! GEICO takes pride in being one of the nations fastest growing auto insurance companies: we are equally proud of the work we do outside our office walls. Part of GEICOs corporate mission is to encourage active, involved citizenship. GEICO associates read, build, mentor, walk, run, coach we do whatever it takes to help organizations and people in need. GEICO was named a top employer for college graduates by CollegeGrad.com, The Black Collegian, and mentioned in the Princeton Reviews Best Entry-level Jobs guidebook!

Positions: Management Development Program, Business Leadership Summer Internship

Majors: All Majors

Website: https://www.geico.com

Nationwide, US Insurance

Genworth Financial

Genworth is dedicated to helping you secure your financial life through long term care insurance, life insurance, annuity retirement solutions and more.

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: Accounting, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Economics, Management, Marketing

Website: https://www.genworth.com

Richmond, VA Finance

Greensboro Fire and Police Departments

Greensboro Fire and Police Departments

Positions: Firefighter and Police Officer

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.gfdnc.com

Greensboro, NC Law Enforcement and Security

Hanover County Sheriff's Office

The Hanover County, Virginia, Sheriff’s Office Serving Our Community Since 1720 The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office has been guarding the safety of our community since 1720, making us one of the oldest law enforcement agencies in the nation. The duties of our office has changed dramatically since the 1700’s, but our mission has remained the same … “Continuing the partnership with our community, the members of the Sheriff’s Office, promise to provide all citizens with the highest degree of protection for their lives and property and to develop community responsibility directed at reducing crime and enhancing safety through problem-solving tactics, thereby creating an environment where crime cannot flourish.”

Positions: Administrative Assistant, Patrol Deputy, Court Bailiff

Majors: All Majors

Website: https://www.hanoversheriff.com

Richmond, VA  Law Enforcement and Security

HyperGen, Inc.

HyperGen, Inc. is an Oracle Gold Partner firm providing technology-driven IT Services and Solutions nationwide. We offer consultants skilled in Oracle®, PeopleSoft® and JD Edwards® Human Capital Management, Financials, Manufacturing, Supply Chain Distribution, Customer Relationship Management, Campus Solutions and related modules.

Positions: Junior Developer, Developer/Programmer

Majors: Computer Science

Website: http://www.hypergeninc.com

Nationwide, US Consulting

Intercept Youth Services

Intercept was founded in 1996 with a vision of providing superior services that would reflect a sincere commitment to protect, mentor, and inspire at-risk youth. By assessing the needs of our youth and working collaboratively with families, referral sources and community resources, it is Intercept’s vision to facilitate a seamless and integrated approach to community re-integration planning. Our array of services are focused on meeting the needs of youth as they pursue their ultimate goal of permanency through programs actively working to return the youth home, towards adoption, or independent living. Our programs include: •Assessment and Diagnostic Community Homes •Therapeutic Community Group Homes •YouthQuest (Independent Living Program) •360º Therapeutic Mentor Program •Community Based In-home Services (Intensive In-home and Mental Health Support) •Community-Based Treatment Foster Care

Positions: Mentoring, Foster Care, TDT School Counseling, Group Home Counselors, Independent Living Counselors, Community Based Counselors

Majors: Human Sciences Majors

Website: http://www.interceptyouth.com

Richmond, VA Human Services

Kissito Healthcare

“Kissito Healthcare is a not-for-profit provider of post acute and long term care with 8 facilities in Texas, Arizona and Virginia. We are passionate about reforming the face of healthcare and are committed to growing through the continued development of our Collaborative Care Model. This patient-centered approach emphasizes collaboration, coordination and partnership among patients, families, and caregivers to produce smoother care transitions, reduce hospital re-admissions, improve quality outcomes and reduce costs. This unique, industry-leading approach engages partners in a cohesive team, enabling patients to return to their lives and function at the highest level possible. Internationally, Kissito Healthcare provides life-saving services to the would’s most vulnerable people. We own, manage, or partner with the government to manage 7 hospitals in Ethiopia an Uganda. Our services focus on maternal and child health, nutrition and malnutrition, prevention of malaria and pediatric diarrhea, and health sector development. We are an organization dedicated to upholding our core values of integrity, passion, excellence and respect. We invite you to visit our website at www.kissitohealthcare.org to learn more about our vision and how you can become a part of a family that exists for the betterment of human life!”

Positions: Nursing Staff – CNAs, LPN, RNs, Therapy Staff – COTA, PTA, SLP, Food Service, Housekeeping, Administrative

Majors: Health Services, Marketing, Nursing, Therapeutic Recreation

Website: http://www.kissito.org

Roanoke, VA Healthcare

Kroger

Grocery store recruiting for Mid-Atlantic Division which includes West Virginia, Virginia, Tri-Cities Tennessee and Raleigh/Durham North Carolina

Positions: Assistant Store Manager

Majors: Accounting, Business, Communication Studies, Engineering and Management, Human Development and Learning, Marketing

Website: http://www.kroger.com

Nationwide, US Grocery Retailer

Lawrence Companies

Lawrence Companies, Inc., headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia, is a 100% employee-owned service-based business with over 375 employees and 125 independent contractors focused on four primary business divisions: Household Goods Moving and Storage, Truckload and Flatbed Freight, Case Dealership, and Truck Bodies. One of the founding members of United Van Lines, Lawrence has been a leader in the moving and storage business for over 80 years and commenced its freight operations in 1994. These operations have grown to over 250 drivers with 1,000 trailers. In all of its business divisions Lawrence has developed an outstanding reputation for speed, reliability, quality of service, and best value.

Success at Lawrence is due to the relationships built with clients, results driven performance, and open lines of communication. The company offers an enthusiastic, passionate, value-driven, team-oriented culture.

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: Accounting, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Economics, English, Management, Marketing

Website: http://www.lawrencecompanies.com

Roanoke, VA Transportation

National Ground Intelligence Center (NGIC)

NGIC, located in a state-of-the-art facility in beautiful and vibrant Charlottesville, VA, produces intelligence on foreign ground forces and related military technologies and equipment.

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biology, Biomedical Science, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering and Management, Engineering Physics, Engineering Science, International Affairs, International Studies, Physics, Political Science, Global Politics

Website: http://www.inscom.army.mil/MSC/NGIC.aspx

Charlottesville, VA Military and Defense

Norfolk Public Schools

“Norfolk’s schools educate approximately 33,000 students every day, from pre-kindergarten through grade 12. Full-day preschool classrooms ensure that 1,998 3-year-olds and 4-year-olds enter school with critical early literacy and numeracy skills.

NPS has an astounding array of academically challenging programs from which to choose, including five middle school specialty programs, five high school specialty programs, three K-8 choice schools, one 3-8 school, two Pre-K-2 schools, two 3-5 schools, and one Pre-K-8 school.

NPS is proud of its 2,276 classroom teachers, whose laser focus is helping students achieve at high levels. Our teachers are led and inspired by 57 principals and site directors. NPS employs close to 4,495 full-time, permanent staff members.”

Positions: Teacher

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://npsk12.com

Norfolk, VA Education

Omni Homestead Resort & Spa

“Experience the Southern hospitality and elegant charm that have made The Omni Homestead Resort a premier destination for 23 U.S. presidents. Located across more than 2,000 acres of scenic Virginia landscape, our resort provides timeless comforts and access to an exciting array of activities no matter the season of your stay.

Two major hot springs flow onto our property, featuring a full-service spa and offering you the opportunity to take in the mineral waters just as President Thomas Jefferson did in 1818. Our two-acre water park, fueled by crystal-clear springs, features two water slides, a lazy river, a water play zone and a sandy beach for the kids, along with a cozy whirlpool and private cabanas with exclusive services.

Outdoor activities abound for active travelers at our Hot Springs resort. With the mountains and valleys bursting with summer and winter activities such as horseback riding, skiing, snowboarding, paintballing, zip lining and ice skating, an adventure is always within easy reach. Following a day of fun, fill up at one of our thoughtfully designed restaurants before enjoying a night of bliss in our elegant accommodations.”

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.omnihotels.com/thehomestead

Hot Springs, VA Hospitality

OmniSource, LLC.

Founded in Fort Wayne, Indiana, more than 65 years ago, OmniSource Corporation has grown to become one of North America’s largest processors and distributors of scrap and secondary metals. We collect, process, and resell a wide variety of scrap metal. The company in 2010 shipped 5.2 million gross tons of recycled steel and 961 million pounds of nonferrous scrap. Our primary collection and processing facilities are in the Midwest, the Southeast, and the mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. But our reach stretches across North America, utilizing a wide-ranging fleet of trucks and containers, railcars, and barges to collect and haul metals. We expect to continue to expand OmniSource’s footprint, deploying our processing assets to cover new geographical territories, opening new feeder yards, and making targeted acquisitions. Supplementing our company-operated scrap collection sites, we also acquire metals from industrial scrap generators with which we have established strategic partnerships. We have designed and installed customized metals-recycling programs, some of which we manage and operate, for manufacturing companies nationwide. Our national brokerage and trading operations serve both metals buyers and sellers, providing the market intelligence and insights needed to optimize transaction value.

Positions: Internships in Engineering, Business, Environmental, Safety, Sales / Marketing, and Human Resources

Majors: Accounting, Business Administration, Engineering and Management, Marketing

Website: http://www.omnisource.com

Vinton, VA Mining and Waste Management

Peace Corps

Since 1961, the Peace Corps has shared with the world America’s most precious resource – its people. Peace Corps Volunteers serve in 74 countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Central and South America, Europe, and the Middle East. Collaborating with local community members, Volunteers work in areas like education, youth outreach and community development, the environment, and information technology. Coming from all walks of life and representing the rich diversity of the American people, Volunteers range in age from college students to retirees. Every Peace Corps Volunteer’s experience is different. From teaching English to elementary school children in Zambia to launching a computer learning center in Moldova to promoting HIV/AIDS awareness in South Africa to working on soil conservation in Panama, Volunteers bring their skills and life experiences to where they are needed most.

Positions: Peace Corps Volunteer

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.peacecorps.gov

Global Non-Profit and Philanthropy

Roanoke Blacksburg Technology Council

The RBTC is a member-driven association working to promote the growth of the Roanoke-Blacksburg technology community. We are the essential business resource for technology entrepreneurs and companies seeking to achieve greater success. Our membership ranges from emerging technology firms to the largest employers in the region. The RBTC is building a community that is a catalyst for innovation, inspiration, success, and leadership within the Roanoke-Blacksburg region.

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: All Majors

Website: https://rbtc.tech

Roanoke, VA  High Tech – Information Technology

Southern Teachers

SOUTHERN TEACHERS is the premier placement agency for private schools in the South. ST has helped great schools hire great teachers and leaders since 1902, longer than any other service in America. Nearly 600 of the top private and independent college-prep schools in the Mid-Atlantic and Southern states—from Pennsylvania to Florida to Texas—list thousands of jobs with ST each year in order to recruit talented educators who care about kids. ST serves schools of all kinds: day and boarding, nonsectarian and faith-based, urban and rural, large and small, preschool through grade twelve. ST helps schools hire teachers of everything from art to zoology, from kindergarten through Advanced Placement, as well as coaches, dorm advisors, media and technology specialists, counselors, admission and development staff. ST conducts searches for heads of schools, academic administrators, and leaders for every aspect of school life.

Positions: Teachers

Majors: All Majors

Website: https://www.southernteachers.com

Nationwide, US Education

Staffmanagement/SMX

Provide staffing for client Home Shopping Network fulfilment/distribution center in Roanoke, VA 24012.

Positions: Warehouse Openings: Picker, Packer, Storage

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://www.staffmanagement.com

Roanoke, VA Manufacturing and Production Management

Transamerica Agency Network

The Transamerica Corporation is an American holding company for various life insurance companies and investment firms operating primarily in the United States, offering life and supplemental health insurance, investments, and retirement services.

Positions: Financial Sales Associate

Majors: All Majors

Website: https://www.transamerica.com

Waynesboro, VA Insurance

Waffle House, Inc.

Stability: The largest full-service 24-hour restaurant chain in America with over 1600+ locations and growing. Over $1 BILLION dollars in sales last fiscal year. In 57 years the company has NEVER had a lay-off or downsizing. You will have a career with us as long as you want to be a part of our team.

Growth: Planned growth includes adding 1,000 restaurants in the next 10 years. We have 5 full time construction crews working around the clock to open a new unit on average, every 7 days company-wide. We are opening several new stores in the surrounding area over the 3 years. We pay cash for the land and all of the building of our restaurants.

Wealth: Our privately held stock is available only to Waffle House employees. In the 57 years of employee owned stock, it has never gone down in value. Over the last 25 years it has outpaced the S&P 500 by 300%. Average salary for new unit managers- $41,000+, Average salary for new district managers- $60,000+, Average salary for new division managers- $82,000+

Advancement: The average District Manager was a Unit Manager for less than 18 months. The average Division Manager has been with the company less than 5 years at time of promotion. Based on the projections for growth, over the next decade Waffle House will need over 300 District Managers, over 100 Division Managers, nearly 40 Area Vice Presidents, approximately 13 Senior Vice Presidents, and 4 Executive Vice Presidents.

Positions: Operations Manager

Majors: All Majors

Website: https://www.wafflehouse.com

Regional, VA Hospitality

YMCA of Virginia's Blue Ridge

Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Positions: Various Positions

Majors: All Majors

Website: http://ymcavbr.org

Salem, VA Sports and Recreation