Smyth County Sheriff's Office

Employment Information

Are you ready to make a difference?

Whether you are seeking a position as a sworn deputy sheriff or one of our civilian support positions, the Smyth County Sheriff's Office is truly committed to making a difference in the community it serves, you'll find that the career opportunities we offer are gratifying, provide ample chances for advancement, and offer competitive salaries, and benefit packages.

The SCSO is looking for employees that have qualities which include honesty, maturity, assertiveness, integrity, enthusiasm, motivation, compassion, excellent communication skills and a desire to help their community and make a positive difference in people's lives.  All employees are held to the highest moral standards and are dedicated to our Agency’s Mission Statement and Code of Ethics.

Current Available Position: 
Deputy Sheriff – School Resource Officer
Communications Officers (3 positions available)

To apply for an open position full time or part time position, please download the application. Applications MUST be filled out in their entirety.

Sheriff's Office Application This is a fillable form that you can print then FAX, deliver, mail or email.
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Please deliver the application along with your attachments to the Sheriff's Office by one of the following methods:

•         Fax to: 276-782-4065
•         Email to: kmedley@smythcounty.org
•         Mail or deliver to: Smyth County Sheriff’s Office 819 Matson Drive Marion, VA  24354


Address Smyth County Sheriff's Office map Google Map
 819 Matson Drive Marion, VA  24354
Marion, VA  24354 Facebook  Like Us on Facebook
phone Non Emergency Phone: 276-782-4056
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fax Fax: 276-782-4058    
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