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 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: $28,941-$30,319.  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 AT 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.

The Wythe-Bland Joint Public Service Authority is accepting applications for a full-time Loader/Operator.  The Loader/Operator will assist the Operations Manager in the daily functions of the Wythe-Bland Transfer Station. Operation of loader/heavy equipment within confines of building, small space. General knowledge of mechanics and grounds keeping to include but not limited to mowing, weed eating, operating chainsaw, etc. Must be willing to work overtime and some Saturdays as necessary. Must have or be willing to obtain a solid waste license to operate a transfer station within 24 months of hire. Salary based on experience. 

Applications may be obtained from the Wythe County Administration Office or at this LINK. Applications will be accepted at the Joint Public Service Authority (Transfer Station), Attn: Janice Wright, 169 Kents Lane, Wytheville, VA  24382 or the County Administration Offices, Attn: Martha Collins, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA  24382. Deadline for applications is January 31, 2023. 

The Wythe-Bland Joint Public Service Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is seeking an Accounting Technician for the Wythe County Finance Department. The successful candidate should have three to five years of accounting or payroll experience and/or an Associate Degree in related field with two years experience. Responsible for computation and completion of payroll, W2 forms, annual and sick leave reports, federal and state payroll reports, etc. and shall be responsible for maintaining personnel records. Candidate should be proficient in use of Microsoft Excel and Word. Starting salary range depends upon qualifications. CLICK HERE FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION

Applications are available at THIS LINK or by calling (276) 223-4500.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Please submit application and resume to Martha Collins, Administrative Assistant, Wythe County Administration Building, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382. 

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

The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Director of Building & Grounds. 

Duties shall include planning, organizing and assigning work associated with the cleaning, mowing, testing, maintenance and repairs of the county building, facilities and oversight/coordination of the County Solid Waste Collection facilities. Applicant needs the ability to set up an approved budget for each building and work within that budget. Coordinate the purchases and inventory of supplies and parts for equipment repairs. Check on complaints to determine problem and solve the problem. Provide information and direction on how to complete assignments and assist the maintenance workers as needed. Keep records and give reports as needed on repairs and jobs. Provide a preventative maintenance program on the equipment and buildings. Make sure the buildings and grounds are in compliance with the Statewide Building Code and related laws of the local, state and federal levels. Check on all work performed by the maintenance department personnel. 

Applicants shall have an Associate degree and/or 5 years’ experience in construction and maintenance of building and grounds which includes plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC or an equivalent combination of education and experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position. Experience may be considered in lieu of the educational requirement. Supervisory experience is preferred. 

Interested applicants may obtain a complete job description at THIS LINK. 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 December 15th

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Wythe County seeks a motivated and caring animal control professional to actively enforce county animal control ordinances, control litter, fight blight and help operate the county’s dog shelter. Take home both competitive pay and the satisfaction of knowing you’ve ensured great outcomes for county animals and improved the appearance and function of the County.

Officers enforce county and state codes, working a rotating duty and on-call schedule at the direction of the Animal Control and Code Enforcement Supervisor. Responds to 911 dispatched calls, proactively patrols, writes summonses and resolves hazardous situations, either on their own or with law enforcement assistance. Helps operate the animal shelter by working with animals, cleaning and feeding, monitoring animal health and ensure Works closely with animal rescues and volunteers to ensure effective shelter operation and animal adoption, promote spay and neuter, facilitate and follow up on adoptions, and work with the public.

Preferred candidates will have some combination of experience, exposure and education in law enforcement, code enforcement, animal control, animal rescue and Virginia animal control law. Should demonstrate strong customer service skills, ability to work safely and effectively with animals and livestock, and be able to obtain required animal control and firearms certifications within 12 months of hire.

CLICK HERE FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION

Salary competitive, depending on experience, qualifications and aptitude. County benefits include paid vacation, sick leave and holidays, state retirement, health, dental and vision insurance, and optional benefits. To apply, send letter of interest, county application and references to: Martha G. Collins, County Clerk, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA  24382

Position open until filled. Review of applications begins December 12, 2022.

Wythe County is an equal opportunity employer.