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:
Water and Sewer

Responsible for performing technical, skilled work in the operation and maintenance of the City’s CCTV (closed circuit TV) sewer main inspection equipment. This position may also be required to assist repair, maintenance or installation crews with sewer lines, taps and related appurtenances....

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Water and Sewer

Responsible for performing technical, skilled work in the operation and maintenance of the City’s CCTV (closed circuit TV) sewer main inspection equipment. This position may also be required to assist repair, maintenance or installation crews with sewer lines, taps and related appurtenances....

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

 

Responsible for performing skilled and technical engineering drawing work in support of the City Engineer and other engineers with multiple, concurrent municipal infrastructure projects.  An employee in this class performs responsible skilled and technical work to assist the...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

 

Responsible for performing light to heavy manual labor work in the collection and disposal of municipal garbage, recycling, yard waste, and refuse from residences and businesses.  An employee in this class collects municipal garbage, recycling, yard waste, and refuse from...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Fire

Responsible for performing as a shift commander and managing and directing the work of firefighters and related emergency service personnel in multiple fire stations for an assigned shift. An employee in this class is responsible for planning and supervising the activities and response...

Job Type:
Part Time
Department:
Fire

Responsible for performing skilled inspection work in securing compliance with established codes governing fire protection.  An employee in this position conducts inspections to ensure compliance with State and local fire laws, codes, rules, and regulations.  Work includes conducting...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Fire

Responsible for performing responsible protective service work in fire suppression and in providing emergency medical care to save life and property.  An employee in this class is responsible for performing all functions and services of firefighting and emergency medical rescue....

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:
Water and Sewer

Responsible for performing semi- skilled to skilled manual work locating, repairing, replacing and troubleshooting municipal water meters.
An employee in this class performs work focused on the diagnoses, repair or replacement of water meters or other equipment to resolve service issues and...

Job Type:
Part Time
Department:
Police

Responsible for performing a variety of specialized operations work in police evidence, police administration, noncustodial criminal investigations, and general non-sworn police duties. An employee in this class performs specialized activities for the police department. These...

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:
Full Time
Department:
Police

Responsible for performing a variety of specialized administrative and clerical work in the Support Services Bureau of the City’s Police Department.  An employee in this class performs specialized administrative support activities for the Support Services Bureau of the Police Department...

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

Overnight position to water City plants - Full-Time.  When on the overnight schedule $0.75 shift differential 

The hours for April to October are overnight and the hours change to ...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

This position will help make a difference in the way the City of Hendersonville affects the environment and will start the development of the Hendersonville Sustainability Plan while focusing and improving the City’s reputation regarding sustainability.  This position will ensure that the...

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:
Water and Sewer

The Warehouse Specialist is responsible for performing clerical and manual work in the operation of the City’s warehouse.  An employee in this class maintains warehouse inventory for day-to-day operations and emergency repairs; quotes and purchases all inventory and special order items and...

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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