The Wythe County Water & Wastewater Department is accepting applications for a part-time secretary position (up to 28 hours per week).

The essential functions of this position include but are not limited to acting as a receptionist, assisting with completion of applications, data entry, preparing & maintaining office files & accounts, collection of payments, cashiering, daily deposits, operating a variety of office & computer equipment.

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 the link above. 

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Water Operator/Maintenance position for the Wythe County Water & Wastewater Department.

Job functions include performing routine distribution operation, maintenance, emergency repairs, meter reading, improvements to water & sewer systems and other duties as directed. Must be self-motivated and have a team player attitude.

High school diploma required. Continuing education credits in the Water/Wastewater field and/or technical training a plus. Must hold or be committed to obtaining a Class V water license within 12 months of hire. Must have a valid motor vehicles operator’s license. Commercial Drivers licenses (CDL) required or be able to obtain within six months of hire date.

Applications may be obtained at the link above. Please submit applications along with attachments to the attention of Martha Collins, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA  24382. Applications accepted until position filled.

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time IT Support Specialist. This position provides technical support for computer hardware and software. The IT Support Specialist is under the direction of the County Computer Coordinator and works closely with various County Departments and Constitutional Offices. 

The responsibilities for this position will include performing troubleshooting tasks for the County’s network and computer hardware, installing/upgrading/maintaining software and hardware components, training on software systems, providing technical support and other duties as directed. Salary is commensurate with experience. 

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. 

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Lead Dispatcher 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. Conduct 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, maintaining records, scheduling, day-to-day responsibilities and serve as an assistant to the Director of the Communications Center in performance of a wide variety of training and other duties.

QUALIFICATIONS:  High School diploma or equivalent. Minimum of three years experience as a telecommunicator. Must possess good keyboarding skills, state certification in VCIN/NCIC and Telecommunications, ability to communicate professionally and efficiently via telephone and radio, ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously under stressful emergency situations. Must have a minimum of two years experience as a training supervisor or be APCO certified as a trainer and have had leadership training. May be required to pass a hearing test. Must be willing to work any shift with no exceptions. Shifts may be 8 hours to 12 hours in duration. Drug screen and extensive background check required. Starting salary is $30,000.00.

A county application may be obtained at the link above. 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.

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


Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.