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:
Finance

Responsible for performing professional accounting functions for the finance operations in the City.  An employee in this class is responsible for a range of administrative and accounting functions. This will primarily consist of accounts payable functions including processing of invoices,...

Job Type:
Full Time
Department:
Public Works

The Building Maintenance Tech is responsible for performing intermediate skilled to semiskilled work in a variety of building and grounds maintenance assignments.  An employee in this class performs a variety of tasks related to the maintenance and repair of city buildings and other...

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:
Fire

The Deputy Fire Chief of Operations is responsible for performing difficult professional, technical and management work assisting the Fire Chief with planning, directing and coordinating the operational activities of the City’s Fire Department.  Assumes management of department in 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:
Seasonal
Department:
Public Works

Do you love being outdoors and working with the public? Responsible with money? Then this is position for you…The City of Hendersonville is hiring temporary Miniature Golf Attendants.

Hours August 15-21 4pm-9pm And August 27 & 28th 4-9pm

Employees will be...

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:
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,...

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

As part of the Community Development Department, the Zoning Enforcement Officer performs work providing professional enforcement of the City’s Zoning, Nuisance and Minimum Housing Ordinances. Work includes inspecting sites, interpreting and explaining ordinances to the public, and working with...

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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