The Wythe County Board of Supervisors is accepting applications for a full-time Public Works/County Engineer. 

A bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering is required with a PE license preferred; however, experience shall be considered in lieu of the PE license. 

The successful candidate must demonstrate and possess excellent writing skills, be detailed oriented and have five years experience dealing with funding agency such as Rural Development, DHCD, EDA and VRA. The candidate must have a minimum of five years field experience in both construction management and construction of utilities, buildings and site grading. The candidate must demonstrate experience in departmental oversight and development of budgets. Experience in media & community relations (including crisis communications), multi-tasking and public speaking skills are a must. The selected individual should be looking for a challenge, be a hands on person and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment.

This position is an exempt position. Normal work hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Salary range for this position is negotiable based on qualifications and experience. 

Interested applicants may obtain a job application at the at the link above. Applications and resume accepted at the County Administrator’s Office, Attention:  Mr. Stephen D. Bear, 340 South Sixth Street, Wytheville, Virginia  24382 until the position is filled. 

Wythe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.