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.’

Hiring Bonus Now Available!

New, full-time employees are eligible for a $4,500 hiring bonus!

  • $1,500 – Upon successful completion of the hiring process
  • $1,500 – Upon successful completion of 6-month review (meets or exceeds expectations)
  • $1,500 – Upon successful completion of 1-year review (meets or exceeds expectations)

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

To submit an application, visit our career site

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Water and Sewer

As part of the Water and Sewer Department, the Cityworks Administrator performs difficult professional, technical, and administrative work participating in the planning, maintenance, and operations of the City’s Cityworks enterprise asset management system. This employee plans, configures,...

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:
Engineering

Partial Remote Work Eligible

 

An Engineer Technician I -CAD/Drafting performs responsible skilled and technical work to assist the Engineering,  other Departments and other engineers by the creation of engineering drawings for water, sewer, sidewalk, roads and structures,...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

As part of the Public Works Department, an Environmental Services Worker I is responsible for collecting municipal garbage, yard waste, and refuse from residences and businesses. Work is performed as a member of an Environmental Services collection crew and includes loading waste into a rear...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Water and Sewer

As part of the Water and Sewer Department, the Facilities Maintenance technician performs a variety of tasks related to the maintenance and repair activities associated with City-owned water and wastewater buildings, facilities and grounds. Work is performed under the general supervision of the...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Human Resources

The Human Resources Coordinator- Recruitment & Retention Officer performs paraprofessional level duties, technical and administrative work planning, directing and administering the onboarding, recruitment, retention and employee offboarding (exit) programs for the City. Work requires an...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Police

The City of Hendersonville Police Department is accepting applications for a Police Officer. A Police Officer performs responsible protective service work involving a variety of general or support duty police assignments. Work includes routine patrol, traffic accident and criminal investigation...

Job Type:
Reserve
Department:
Police

The City of Hendersonville is seeking a Reserve Police Telecommunicator. An employee in this class is responsible for receiving service calls from the public, prioritizing calls, dispatching appropriate public safety officials, and maintaining open lines of communication with public safety...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

As part of the Public Works Department, a Property Maintenance Worker I performs a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled manual labor tasks related to the maintenance, repair and rehabilitation of City parks and public grounds. The employee performs routine manual labor in the maintenance and...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

The employee plans and supervises the maintenance, repair, and construction of buildings, property, parks, trails and cemetery activities; organizes staff and equipment for most effective and efficient production. Performs field inspection and directs field work on more difficult projects....

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

The employee plans and supervises the maintenance, repair, and construction of streets, sidewalks, traffic engineering activities and environmental services; organizes staff and equipment for most effective and efficient production. Performs field inspection and directs field work on more...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Legal

The Staff Attorney performs complex professional and administrative work in the rendering of legal services to the City under the direction and supervision of the City Attorney.   

The employee performs legal research, legal drafting and preparing opinions of various legal...

Questions may be directed to:

Jennifer Harrell, Human Resources Director
City of Hendersonville
160 Sixth Avenue East
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Email: hremployment@hvlnc.gov

Phone: (828) 697-3003
Fax: (828) 697-8645

The City of Hendersonville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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