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:
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 Employment Application
(Sheriff's Office Applications must be submitted directly to the Sheriff's Office)
Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for both full and part-time Dispatchers for the Emergency Operations Center.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Field calls for service from the public for police, fire and rescue. To dispatch police, fire and rescue personnel by radio/radio paging. 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 as required.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or two-years experience preferred. Must possess good keyboarding skills, ability to obtain VCIN/NCIC certification, ability to communicate professionally and efficiently via telephone and radio, ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously under stressful emergency situations. 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 full-time salary is $26,000 with raise after completion of training and certification.
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 all positions are filled.
For specific inquiries regarding these positions, please contact Darlene M. Lang at (276)223-4533.