APPLICATION PROCESS:

A Wythe County Application must be completed & signed to be considered for any position.

Please return applications as stated in the employment advertisement. If no instructions are included, applications may be:

  • mailed or dropped off at the County Administration Offices, 340 South Sixth Street Wytheville, VA  24382
  • faxed to 276-223-4515
  • or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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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Constitutional Officer Applications must be submitted as stated in the employment advertisement)
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Sheriff's Office Applications must be submitted directly to the Sheriff's Office)

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

CURRENT OPENINGS:

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Building Inspector. Duties will include inspecting residential and commercial structures for compliance with the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code and related work as required. 

A full job description may be found HERE.

Applications may be obtained at the County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA  24382 or at this LINK. Applications will be received until position is filled. Please send applications to the attention of Martha Collins, Administrative Assistant. 

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

Wythe County seeks applications from professionals qualified to serve as director of emergency communications, overseeing the E-911 Center’s service to the public and first responders. Located at the crossroads of Interstates 77 and 81, Wythe County has over 100,000 visitors pass through daily, creating higher demand for emergency services.

The director should be a strong leader who recognizes the strong partnerships necessary between dispatchers and first responders to effectively and safely serve the public.

The preferred candidate will have served in senior management of a PSAP with extensive experience as a dispatch, trainer, shift supervisor or manager, holding all certifications and qualifications necessary to oversee and direct the operations of a complex public safety operation. The candidate should demonstrate a strong history of a) employee recruitment, training and retention, b) effective operational planning, c) implementation of performance measurement to guide employee training and development, d) employee stress recognition and management and e) public budgeting and financial management.

This responsible professional oversees a staff of 20 employees including a deputy director, shift supervisors and dispatchers in a demanding environment. The center has implemented telecommunicator CPR, and will meet state deadlines to implement Emergency Medical Dispatch and Next Generation 911.

Apply by submitting a Wythe County Employment Application (see link above). Send a letter of interest and resume detailing professional qualifications and certifications to: Matthew C. Hankins, Assistant County Administrator, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA  24382, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Position open until filled. First review of applications begins Monday, April 25, 2022. Wythe County is an equal opportunity employer.

The Wythe County Administration Office is accepting applications for a full-time Water/Wastewater Secretary. 

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.

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a Wastewater Superintendent. The Wastewater Superintendent will perform a variety of skilled, technical, supervisory and administrative work in planning, organizing and directing the installation, maintenance and repair of the County wastewater treatment systems, lift stations, managing the department budget, maintaining records and files, preparing reports, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is reported to and performed under the general direction of the Director of Water and Wastewater Systems. CLICK HERE for full job description.

Candidate should hold bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering and Management, Environmental Science, or closely related field; have five (5) years’ experience relating to the operation, repair and maintenance of water or wastewater collection systems or treatment systems including the operation of related maintenance equipment; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidate must possess a Class III or higher Wastewater Operator Certification as issued by the Virginia State Board for Certification of Water or Wastewater works Operators; or be able to possess one within two (2) years. 

Application and resume may be submitted to the County Administrator’s Office, Attention: Martha Collins, Administrative Assistant, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia 24382. CLICK HERE for the application. Salary DOQ/E, + Benefits. Position Open Until Filled. 

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a Water Superintendent. The Water Superintendent will perform a variety of skilled, technical, supervisory and administrative work in planning, organizing and directing the installation, maintenance and repair of the County water transmission systems, pumping facilities, water tanks, and related public utilities operations, managing the department budget, maintaining records and files, preparing reports, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is reported to and performed under the general direction of the Director of Water and Wastewater Systems. CLICK HERE for the full job description.

Candidate should hold bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering and Management, Environmental Science, or closely related field; have five (5) years’ experience relating to the operation, repair and maintenance of water or wastewater collection systems or treatment systems including the operation of related maintenance equipment; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidate must possess a Class IV or higher Waterworks Operator Certification as issued by the Virginia State Board for Certification of Water or Wastewater works Operators; or be able to possess one within one (1) year. 

Application and resume may be submitted to the County Administrator’s Office, Attention: Martha Collins, Administrative Assistant, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia 24382. CLICK HERE for the application. Salary DOQ/E, + Benefits. Position Open Until Filled. 

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.