Employment Opportunities

Hendersonville is a vibrant mountain city where the government and citizens work together for a high quality of life. Whether you are starting your career or have years of training and professional experience, the City of Hendersonville offers opportunities to work in an inviting and picturesque community alongside peers who embody the motto ‘One Team, One Goal, Mountain Excellence.’

The positions below are currently open with the City of Hendersonville.

To submit an application, visit our career site

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Administration

The City Clerk is responsible for performing statutory requirements of City Clerk for the City of Hendersonville.  An employee in this class serves as the primary administrative and clerical support for the City Council and is a public official as defined by the NC General Statutes....

Job Type:
Part Time
Department:
Police

The City of Hendersonville is seeking applicants for a School Crossing Guard. Crossing Guards work Monday through Friday for about 30 minutes in the morning and 30 minutes in the afternoon, as school starts and ends. The times are somewhere between the hours of 07:25-08:30AM and 2:25-3:30PM on...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Community Development - Downtown Division

This position creates, coordinates, plans, and manages all the Downtown Division special events, including but not limited to the Hendersonville Farmers Market, Rhythm & Brews, Bearfootin’ Artwalk and Auction, and holiday events.  An employee in this class will be highly organized and...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

Responsible for performing difficult technical and administrative work supervising the activities of the Environmental Services Division of the Public Works Department.  An employee in this class supervises and manages all phases of the planning, organizing, and supervising of the...

Job Type:
Part Time
Department:
Fire

An employee in this class is responsible for performing all functions and services of firefighting and emergency medical rescue. Emphasis of the work is on responding to and providing fire, rescue, and emergency medical services to citizens and businesses. Work involves extinguishing fires at...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

Responsible for performing work evaluating, servicing, maintaining, and repairing City vehicles and equipment.

An employee in this class performs as an entry level technician within the City’s garage.  Emphasis is placed on timely, reliable, efficient, and effective repairs while...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Police

 

Responsible for performing routine, non-routine and emergency law enforcement work including patrolling the city, responding to service calls, and performing investigations.  An employee in this class performs responsible protective service work involving a variety of general...

Job Type:
Seasonal
Department:
Public Works

The Property Maintenance Work position performs a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled manual labor tasks related to the maintenance, repair and rehabilitation of City parks and public grounds.  An employee in this class performs routine manual labor in the maintenance and upkeep of...

Job Type:
Reserve
Department:
Police

Responsible for performing specialized telecommunications work in receiving and processing emergency and non-emergency calls for the police department. An employee in this class is responsible for receiving service calls from the public, prioritizing calls, dispatching appropriate...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

As part of the Public Works Department, the Street Maintenance Worker I is responsible for performing a variety of unskilled and skilled manual labor tasks and other duties. Employee performs routine manual labor in the construction, maintenance, repair and upkeep of streets, sidewalks,...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Police

Responsible for performing specialized telecommunications work in receiving and processing emergency and non-emergency calls for the police department. An employee in this class is responsible for receiving service calls from the public, prioritizing calls, dispatching appropriate...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Water and Sewer

As part of the Water and Sewer Department, the Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator is responsible for operating and maintaining the City’s wastewater treatment plant. Emphasis of the work is on making hourly rounds of the plant to inspect operations, entering readings into operating records,...

Questions may be directed to:

Jessica Pomerleau, Recruitment and Retention Officer
City of Hendersonville
160 Sixth Avenue East
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Email: hremployment@hvlnc.gov

Phone: (828) 233-9154
Fax:     (828) 697-8645

Visit the police department or fire department webpages for additional information on public safety employment opportunities.

The City of Hendersonville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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