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The Employment section of our website is provided to share employment notifications to the public. The type of information you will find here includes notices, job descriptions,and applications. All documents and forms are Adobe Acrobat files. Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

While employment application forms may be completed online, for security purposes, they must be printed and signed in order to be considered for employment.

Wythe County Employment Application

Sheriff's Office Employment Application

Part-time Telecommunicator PDF Print E-mail

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for part-time Telecommunicator for the Emergency Communications Center.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Field emergency and non-emergency calls for service from the public for police, fire, rescue, and other emergency services. To dispatch police, fire, rescue, and other emergency services personnel by radio, radio paging or phone. Entry and inquiry into VCIN/NCIC/DMV records via data terminal. Operate modem and fast –paced computer-aided dispatch utilizing DOS and Windows based operating systems. Carry out assigned miscellaneous tasks.

QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or two years experience preferred. Must possess good keyboarding skills, ability to obtain VCIN/NCIC and state Telecommunicator certification, ability to communicate professionally and efficiently via telephone and radio, ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously under stressful emergency situations. May be required to pass a hearing test. Must be willing to work any shift with no exceptions. Shifts may be 4 hours to 12 hours in duration. Drug screen and extensive background check required.

A county application may be obtained at Please submit resume and application to Mrs. Martha Collins, Administrative Assistant, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary is $10.00 per hour.

For specific inquiries regarding this position, please contact Darlene Lang at (276)223-4533.

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

By Order of the
Wythe County Board of Supervisors
Stephen D. Bear, County Administrator

Last Updated on Monday, 18 December 2017 11:40
Public Information Officer/Grant Coordinator PDF Print E-mail

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Public Information Officer/Grant Coordinator. 

A bachelor’s degree in public relations, marketing with a minimum of two-years of work experience or an equivalent amount of experience preferred. 

Must possess excellent writing skills, be detail oriented with a thorough knowledge of MS Office applications, experience in video recording and editing,   prior media & community relations experience (including crisis communications), experience working with web content, social media, capable of multi-tasking,  and have excellent public speaking skills. 

Normal office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., however the position is exempt and requires some evening hours.  Starting salary is $47,500 (Department Head). 

Interested applicants may obtain a job application at the Wythe County Administrator’s Office or from the Employment area of the county website: 

Applications and resume accepted at the County Administrator’s Office, Attention:  Stephen D. Bear, County Administrator, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia  24382 until the position is filled. Please provide the following items as part of your application:

  1. A one page article suitable for submitting to the local paper about Wythe County governmental complex.
  2. A two to three minute video presentation concerning tourism destinations in Wythe County. 

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Wastewater Operator PDF Print E-mail

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Water and Wastewater Operator or Operator Trainee for the Wythe County Water and Wastewater Department.

Job functions include operation and maintenance of the water and wastewater systems, which service nearly four thousand residential and commercial customers.  Job duties include but are not limited to: operation of wells, pump stations, and wastewater treatment facilities; performing the necessary field and laboratory tests to ensure compliance with State regulations; maintenance of water distribution and wastewater collection systems.

The Operator Trainee will be required to obtain the necessary water and wastewater licenses as a condition of employment within a specified time period.  Job hours include weekends and holidays as directed.

Applicants who possess or are in the process of obtaining Associates in Applied Science Degree in the field of Environmental Science, Water/Wastewater Specialization, or Chemical/Biological sciences preferred.  Applicant should possess strong organizational and multi-tasking skills, computer skills, mechanical and electrical skills, be self-motivated and possess a team player attitude.  The candidate shall have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

Applicants must possess at a minimum a High School diploma, GED or Vocational school graduate education.  The applicant must have a valid motor vehicles operator’s license.

Applications may be obtained from the Wythe County Water/Wastewater Department, County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382 or at the link above.  Please submit application to the attention of Martha Collins, County Administration Office, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382.

The salary range is dependent on qualifications and includes paid County benefits such as health/dental insurance, life insurance, retirement, annual/sick leave accumulation, etc.

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 August 2017 11:34

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