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Due to the amount of applications received, applicants will only be notified if selected for an interview.
Wythe County Employment Application
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Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Wythe County Treasurer is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Deputy Treasurer/Clerk.
Applicant must possess strong computer skills with the ability to learn quickly; be detail oriented; possess excellent problem solving and communication skills - verbal and written; ability to follow procedures, multi-task in a high paced work environment, handle frequent interruptions and work independently without direct supervision; have knowledge of standard office practices, procedures and equipment; knowledge of or experience in accounting practices and procedures; be self-motivated and a reliable team player. Duties include but are not limited to: accepting and processing various tax payments; cashiering and balancing a cash drawer daily; assisting the public, attorneys, closing agencies and mortgage companies with tax inquiries; maintaining various office records and preparing office documents for distribution.
Applicant should possess education and/or experience in accounting, administrative support or computer technology. SALARY: $31,200. Employment benefit package includes medical, dental and life insurance, Virginia State Retirement, annual/sick leave, and paid holidays. Related employment tests may be administered during employment interview. Upon acceptance of position, individual must submit to and pass a criminal background investigation and possess an acceptable Department of Motor Vehicles driving record.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: A completed Wythe County employment application. Applications may be downloaded from this LINK or obtained from the Treasurer’s Office. Other applicable information pertaining to the applicant’s qualifications and ability to perform the job may be submitted. Applications must be returned to: Wythe County Treasurer, Attn: Deputy Treasurer Position, 245 South 4th Street – Suite 104, Wytheville, VA 24382 in person or via mail between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. weekdays.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Wythe County Parks and Recreation is accepting applications for a full-time Community Recreation Specialist/Program Assistant. This position will be responsible for developing and facilitating community programs primarily based in the eastern and western parts of the county. Examples could include adult fitness, community paint nights, or special senior or children’s events.
Applicants should have experience in parks and recreation, health and fitness, education or program/special event planning. Preferred applicants will have an Associate Degree or higher in Parks & Recreation, leisure studies or related field. In addition to creating community programs in Wythe County they will be assisting with supervision at Rural Retreat Campground and Pool.
The employee must work well with the public and be willing to work weeknights and weekends. Candidates should be positive representatives of the county and be willing to take initiative and constantly work to develop, grow and support new programs to meet specific recreational and health needs of the community.
Compensation commensurate with experience and education with salary scale starting at $29,000 per year plus benefits.
Candidates must fill out and submit a letter of interest, resume, and a Wythe County employment application. A full job description and application may be found HERE. Position will be open until filled, applicant review will begin March 22, 2023.
Please submit application packet to the attention of:
Kevin Williams, Director of Parks and Recreation
340 South Sixth Street,
Wytheville, VA 24382
The Wythe County Administration Office is accepting applications for a full-time Water/Wastewater Administrative Assistant.
The essential functions of this position include but are not limited to: receptionist, assisting with completion of water applications, data entry, preparing and maintaining office files, setting up and maintaining customer accounts, collection of payments, cashiering, daily deposits, preparing correspondence, operating a variety of office and computer equipment, coordination of field work orders and other duties as directed.
Qualified candidates must possess strong computer software skills with a proven ability to learn and implement new software. Candidate must have strong multi-tasking skills with proven ability to work in fast paced environment. Candidates with Associates Degree in Administrative Support or Computer Technology fields with progressive experience preferred.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled at the County Administrator’s Office, Attention: Martha Collins, Administrative Assistant, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia 24382. An application may be obtained at this link.
Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Come thrive in a career where every phone call can mean saving a life and you leave every day satisfied knowing you’ve made a difference in your community. Wythe County is hiring dispatchers, and we’re willing to train the right candidates for our E911 emergency communications center located in downtown Wytheville. The dispatch center operates 24/7, directing communications for law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services.
Candidates must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED; have some computer skills and knowledge; be able to read and understand a map; be able to hear and speak clearly. Public safety experience helpful but not necessary.
WHAT DISPATCHERS DO: Receive phone calls and texts for service from the public for police, fire and rescue. Sends police, fire and rescue personnel to emergency scenes by radio communication and electronic paging. Entry and inquiry into VCIN/NCIC/DMV records via data terminal. Operate modern computer-aided dispatch and mapping. Carry out assigned related tasks as required.
OUR EXPECTATION: Must be able to type, communicate professionally and clearly via telephone and radio, and quickly and calmly handle multiple tasks simultaneously under stressful emergency situations. May be required to pass a hearing test. Requires ability to maintain confidentiality. Must be willing to work shifts assigned; we have openings on both day shift (6 a.m.-6 p.m.) and night shift (6 p.m.-6 a.m.). Requires high school diploma or equivalent, pre-employment physical, clean drug screen and background check.
SALARY: Competitive and in-line with experience. The County offers excellent benefits including: paid vacation and sick leave; health, dental and vision insurance; optional insurance coverages; Virginia Retirement System; paid holidays.
Please submit resume and application to Martha Collins, Wythe County Administrator’s Office, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.
The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Staff Engineer.
The Staff Engineer will support the County Engineering Department with general oversight of water and wastewater department construction projects, planning and technical design work, maintenance and repair projects and related work as apparent or assigned. Supports County the Engineering Department with oversight of county construction projects and erosion and sediment control. Work is performed under the supervision of the County Engineer.
Applicants shall have a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering, Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering and Management, Environmental Engineering, or closely related field. Experience relating to the design, operation, repair and maintenance of water and wastewater collections systems or treatment systems preferred.
Interested applicants may obtain a complete job description HERE. Please submit completed applications to the County Administrator’s Office, Attention: Martha Collins, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia 24382. Initial application review will begin March 1st.
Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.