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

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer 


Wythe County seeks a proactive, community-minded team builder to actively enforce county animal control ordinances, control litter, fight blight and manage 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.

The incumbent is retiring October 31, 2022, after 26 years with Wythe County. The position serves as a county department head, oversees a staff of two full-time officers and a part-time shelter attendant. Must work closely with animal rescues and volunteers to ensure effective operation and adoption, implementing adoption procedures and tracking.

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. Full job description available at THIS LINK.

Starting minimum salary is $47,066. 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 is open until filled, with first review starting October 24, 2022.

Wythe County is an equal opportunity employer.

The Wythe-Bland Joint Public Service Authority is accepting applications for a full-time Operations Manager. The position entails directing the operations of the Solid Waste Transfer Station and performing all tasks required to see that the transfer station operates in compliance with applicable laws and policies. An Associate’s Degree in government, engineering technology, accounting, or related field is preferred with any combination of education or work experience. The successful candidate shall have a current license to operate a Solid Waste Transfer Station or be able to obtain such within six months.

Applications may be obtained from the County Administration Office at this LINK. Please submit an application to Martha Collins, Administrative Assistant, Wythe County Administration Offices, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, VA 24382. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Initial review of applications will begin on October 17, 2022.

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

The Wythe County Treasurer is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Deputy Treasurer/Clerk. 

Applicant must be self-motivated and a reliable team player; must possess strong computer skills with the ability to learn quickly; detail oriented; possess excellent problem solving and communication skills - verbal and written; ability to follow procedures, multi-task, handle frequent interruptions and work independently without direct supervision; have knowledge of standard office practices, procedures and equipment; knowledge of or experience in accounting.  Duties include but are not limited to: accepting and processing various local and state tax payments; cashiering and balancing a cash drawer daily; assisting the public and resolving concerns; assisting attorneys, closing agencies and mortgage companies conducting tax searches; maintaining various office records and preparing office documents for distribution. 

Applicant must possess education and/or experience in accounting, administrative support or computer technology preferred.  SALARY: $28,941 (non-negotiable).  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 and a resume outlining the applicant’s ability to perform the job.  Other applicable information pertaining to the applicant’s qualifications may be submitted, if desired.  Applications may be downloaded from this LINK or obtained from the Treasurer’s Office.   All required documents must be returned in a sealed envelope 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. 

Application review will begin October 3, 2022.  Position will remain open until filled.  Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Wythe County Commissioner of the Revenue is accepting applications for a full-time position of Deputy Commissioner of the Revenue. The position performs intermediate skilled clerical work assisting in the operation of the office of the Commissioner of the Revenue; does related work as required. Work is performed under the limited supervision of the Commissioner of the Revenue.  Assesses personal property.  Assists taxpayers in the preparation of property tax forms. Prepares State Income tax returns. Applicant must be a high school graduate. Any experience or specialized training in these areas is a plus. 

Benefits include health insurance with dental & vision, life insurance, VRS retirement, paid holidays and sick leave.  Starting salary is negotiable. 

To apply, please complete a county application and return to the Wythe County Commissioner of the Revenue, Attn: Kathy Vaught, 245 South Fourth Street, Wytheville, VA  24382. 

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Wythe County Administration Office is accepting applications for a full-time 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 related 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.