Employment

Education

MACON COUNTY SCHOOLS has the following anticipated employment vacancies for the 2019-20 School Year:
Assistant Principal
K-6 Elementary Education
Teacher
K-12 Spanish Teacher
K-12 School Counselor
Exceptional Children's
Teacher
6-12 Social Studies Teacher
9-12 Social Studies Teacher
9-12 CTE/Health Occupa-
tions Teacher
North Carolina Certification is required for these positions. Applications are available online at http://www.macon.k12.nc.us/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Application-Profes... or at the Macon County Schools Administrative Office. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Macon County Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Education

MACON COUNTY SCHOOLS has the following anticipated employment vacancies for the 2019-20 School Year:
* K-6 Teacher Assistant
* Bookkeeper
Applications are available online at http://www.macon.k12.nc.us/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Application-Classi... or at the Macon County Schools Administrative Office. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Macon County Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Food Services

EXPERIENCED SOUS CHEF NEEDED
Sky Valley Country Club hiring an experienced sous chef with competitive pay and complementary golf. Please e-mail: elizabeth@skyvalleycountryclub.com

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Detention Officer Position
The Swain County Sheriffs Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Female & Male Detention Officers . The applicant must be at least 21 years old, able to work any shift, have a high school diploma or GED equivalent. The applicant must be able to pass a thorough background check and drug test. Apply in person Monday through Friday between 8 am and 5 pm at the Swain County Sheriffs Office. See Janet Cochran for application. We will accept applications until positions are filled.

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We are looking for experienced hostess, wait staff, bartenders and bussers. Must be a responsible team player with a positive attitude. Full time and part time positions available. Apply in person at Wild Thyme Gourmet 343-D Main Street, Highlands NC Please no phone calls.

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The Summer House furniture store in Highlands is looking for additional sales staff. Must be professional appearing, friendly and enthusiastic. Previous sales or customer service experience preferred. Part time/Seasonal. Call 828-526-5577.

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SKYLINE LODGE hiring property maintenance workers. Download, drop by or call 828-526-2121 for an application. Background checks done.

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Sapphire Valley is hiring facilitators for our zip line canopy tour. Applicants must be 18 or older, have good customer service skills, and lift 25 lbs. Contact Zach at 828-507-6533 for more details.

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Sapphire Valley Resort is in need of a part-time front desk attendant for the Community Center. Need to have customer service experience and must be flexible on hours/weekends. Please contact Juanita 828-743-7663 or Linda 828-743-2251 for more information. This would be a great opportunity for college students and/or Moms.

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CABINET ASSEMBLER
JOB SUMMARY:
* Must have a legal right to work in the United States.
* Company does not offer sponsorship.
* Job is located in Franklin, North Carolina - No remote work
CABINET ASSEMBLER - WOOD PRODUCTS. Part time opportunities. 20-40 hours per week with the potential for full time over the next several months. Must possess some previous paid experience in the volume production/ assembly tasks of finished wood cabinet products. A basic knowledge of both hand and common power tools is required.
Qualified candidates please apply to: http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/

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CABINET FINISHER
JOB SUMMARY:
* Must have a legal right to work in the United States.
* Company does not offer sponsorship.
* Job is located in Franklin, North Carolina - No remote work
CABINET FINISHER - WOOD PRODUCTS. Must be experienced with outstanding spray finishing along with glazing and toning experience. Manage job colors and mixing ingredients to obtain desired colors and shades and be able to smooth and touch up surfaces to prepare for finishing. Part time opportunities. 20-40 hours per week with the potential for full time over the next several months. Must possess some previous paid experience in the volume production/ assembly tasks of finished wood cabinet products. A basic knowledge of both hand and common power tools is required.
Qualified applicants please apply to: http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/

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PART-TIME
Security guard
position (s) open at Highlands Country Club Community Association. Must be able to work flexible hours, including weekends as needed (open positions in all shifts). Must be able to lift 50 lbs., pass drug testing and have a valid driver*s license. A criminal background check will be performed on potential applicants. Must have neat appearance. Uniforms and training will be provided. Good starting pay. Send resume with cover letter to:
HCCCA, P.O. Box 707, Highlands, NC 28741 or email to admin@hccpoa.com. You may also call (828) 421-0547.

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Administrative Assistant for busy construction office. Position will cover receptionist and secretarial duties as well as A/P and Contract Management. Must have good secretarial skills, phone skills and a working knowledge of accounting and construction. QuickBooks experience is helpful. Mature, non-smoker preferred. Email cover letter with salary requirements, resume and references to Comptroller19@gmail.com.

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POSITION FOR A CDL Driver Class A or B, Preferably Class A. Full time or part time position. Highly motivated. Pay depending on experience. Please Apply at Shuler's Mulch and Grading, 42 Pine Ridge Drive, Franklin, NC 28734. Call for directions, (828)369-0731

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Bryson's Food Store is now taking applications for all positions. Experience is preferred but not necessary. Starting pay is $11/hr. Please apply in person or call Terry Watson for details @ 828-526-3775.

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TELECOM MANAGER
JOB SUMMARY:
* Must have a legal right to work in the United States.
* Company does not offer sponsorship.
* Job is located in Franklin, North Carolina - No remote work
Supervision of installation and maintenance of telecommunication systems and other related tools and equipment. Consults with management in providing telecommunication services and other related training. The Telecom Manager plans and creates changes in the systems as performs other related tasks and duties as required.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Supervises the installation, repair and maintenance of telephones, electronic switching systems and other related equipment.
* Assists in knowing and prioritizing general service objectives.
* Give relevant training in the operation of telephone to employees.
* Coordinates phone company service in issues such as switching systems to resolve repair disputes.
* Supervises phone services contractors.
* Performs repair and maintenance on PABX platforms and digital key systems.
* Operates automated / computerized phone management as well as control system software in order to correct problems and impose changes on the systems.
* Evaluate requirement for changes on the program and creates management reports.
SKILL AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
* At least six years of relevant experience in maintenance, installation as well as operation of telecom systems, tools and equipment.
* Must have four years of administrative or supervisory experience and solid experience with PABX equipment system administration.
* IP Telephony technology knowledge is mandatory.
Avaya/Nortel platform experience desired.
NEEDED ATTRIBUTES/ COMPETENCIES:
* Able to provide effective phone service to company departments in the utilization of electronic switching systems, user equipment and controllers.
* Must be able to direct the maintenance, installation as well as repair of related equipment.
* Be able to evaluate and modify service levels for user requirements.
Qualified candidates, please apply to: http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/

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Freeman Gas in Highlands, NC has an opening for a Service tech/Gas Installer. Must have experience running gas lines and servicing/installing gas appliances. A Class B CDL drivers License with Hazmat (X) and Tanker Endorsement is required. Applicant must pass DOT physical and drug test. Excellent benefits, 401k, insurance, sick pay, uniforms. Apply in person to 2271 Dillard Rd, Highlands, NC 28741 M through F 9am to 4pm. (499859)

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HIRING CONSTRUCTION JOURNEYMAN or equivalent.
Prefer someone with some tools. Must have reliable transportation. Pay depends on experience. Please contact Michael at (828)332-7145 to apply.

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LOCAL HEAVY CONSTRUCTION company seeking experienced Excavator, Bulldozer, and Haul Truck Operators. Must have valid Driver's License and Smartphone. Reply to 770-384-7374 or
office@riverbendcs.com.

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MOUNTAIN PRESS is seeking part-time mailroom associates for processing newspapers for mailing and delivery. Requires the ability to lift 40 lbs on a regular basis and the ability to stand for extended periods of time. Approximately 20-25 hours per week. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, days/ evenings, Monday through Thursday. Applications are available at the Franklin Press, 40 Depot Street, Franklin, NC. No phone calls please.

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CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
PTI Phlebotomist
Dental Assistant I
Dental Assistant II
PTR RN (30 week) Inpatient
PTI RN Inpatient
To apply, visit careers.cherokeehospital.org. If you have questions, contact the Cherokee Indian Hospital HR department at 828-497-9163. These positions will close April 18, 2019 at 4:00pm. Indian preference does apply.

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PART TIME NURSERY workers needed Sunday morning and some evenings. Drop off resume or complete an application at First United Methodist Church, 66 Harrison Ave., Franklin.

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JACKSON COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS is recruiting for a permanent full-time Internal Auditor. The Auditor performs difficult administrative work including internal audits of school activity funds and prepares and presents reports based upon findings including developing an audit plan, the internal auditor will assist the CFO in providing training to school-based bookkeepers and principals regarding proper financial procedures and safeguarding of assets. Minimum: Bachelors degree in accounting, finance or related field preferred; two-year degree required; strong computer skills required. Preferred: Governmental accounting experience preferred. Salary Placement: Jackson County Public Schools Local Salary Schedule. To apply for career opportunities with Jackson County Public Schools, visit the HR website: www.jcpsnc.org>Departments>Human Resources. Closing Date: Open until filled. EOE #

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Paoletti's on Main Street, Highlands. Now Hiring 2019 for our 35th season. Bartender, Servers, Busperson, Cook. Full-time and part-time available. Resume: amp28741@yahoo.com. 828-526-4906.

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ATTENDANT
THE FACTORY
JOB SUMMARY:
Must have a legal right to work in the United States.
Company does not offer sponsorship.
Job is located in Franklin, North Carolina - No remote work
Responsible for providing quick and efficient service to customers. Various responsibilities include, greeting customers, assisting customers with attractions, taking food and beverage and money handling. Assembles food and beverage orders and checks them for completeness and accuracy. Collects payments from guests and makes change. Maintains cleanliness of entire venue at all times.
Must be at least 18 years old.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Ensures great customer service at all times
Checks supplies in counter area and restocks items to ensure a sufficient supply throughout the shift.
Wipes off front counter with cleaning solution and clean cloth. Keeps counter and floor clean at all times.
Greets customers and takes their orders. May give orders to cook or punch keys or register that records the order and computes the amount of the bill.
Picks up food items from serving bar or storage area. Places items on tray or in takeout containers. Checks order to ensure that guest is receiving a complete and correct order.
Informs kitchen staff of shortages or special requests.
Collects payment from guests and makes change.
Education
Some high school. Must be able to perform simple mathematical calculations.
Other Qualifications and/ or Experience
Physical requirements - Must be able to stand and exert well-paced mobility for periods of up to four hours in length and have the ability to bend and lift up to 10 pounds frequently. Must be able to communicate effectively with guests and other employees.
Qualified candidates please apply to: http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/

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EXPERIENCED DOG GROOMER wanted. Full or part time. Large and small breeds. (828)349-6300.

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Golf Cart Mechanic
Experienced small engine and/or electric cart (will train on golf cart). Clean driving record, experienced customer service and troubleshooting, dependable, honest, resourceful. Team player with flexible work habits. References required. Email resume to ml@appalachiangolfcars.com or call 828-884-4653.

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Golf Sales Associate
Part-time - Franklin Golf
JOB SUMMARY:
Must have a legal right to work in the United States.
Company does not offer sponsorship.
Job is located in Franklin, North Carolina - No remote work.
Part Time - Pro Shop Attendant for the Franklin Golf Course. Assist customers, sales, stocking, general maintenance inside and outside and housekeeping. Must be able to work varied work schedule including evenings and weekends as needed. Retail and/ or customer service experience required and pool knowledge is a plus.
Qualified candidates please apply to:. http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/

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Help Wanted in an upscale Highlands Womens Boutique. Fun, friendly and fast paced environment. Retail experience preferred. Part or full time needed. Saturdays are a requirement. Please call 828-371-2582.

Medical

Certified Medical
Assistant
Physician office practice in Macon County seeks FT CMA, Mon-Fri, 8:30-5. 3-5 yrs experience preferred. Excellent corporate benefits. Send resume to: resumes@ioa.com

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821