Employment

Education

MACON COUNTY SCHOOLS has an employment vacancy for an Interim Exceptional Children's Teacher. North Carolina Certification is required for all teaching positions. Applications are available online at http://www.macon.k12.nc.us/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Application-Profes... or at the Macon County Schools Administrative Office. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Macon County Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Education

MACON COUNTY SCHOOLS has an employment vacancy for a Data Manager at Highlands School. 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 position is filled. Macon County Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

General

NOW HIRING for auto tech or trainee. One of Franklin's busiest auto shops, (828)421-1742.

General

ONLINE TAX PRODUCT(OLTP)
Customer Support
Representative
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
Position is Part-time / Temporary.
Start Date: December 18, 2017. End Date: April 20, 2018.
Varied Schedule with some Saturdays.
The ideal candidates are responsible for evaluating and answering incoming email and live chat requests from users requesting assistance with our online tax product.
* Must have the ability to provide courteous support at all times.
* Excellent written communication required.
* Must be willing to become an expert user of our online software.
* Educates users on the basic use of our online tax product.
* Consults with department manager and other team members when needed to resolve issues.
* Takes on responsibility of gaining more advanced knowledge in specific subjects as assigned.
* Must be computer literate and be comfortable interacting with web sites.
Qualified candidates, please apply: http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/

General

Sapphire Valley Resort is having its annual Ski Job Fair, Saturday, Nov. 18th at 10:00 AM at the Community Center on the resort. We will be needing lift attendants, ski and snowboard instructors, snow makers, ski and boot techs, and cashiers. Please bring identification with you as background checks will be done. Plan to be there for probably 2 hours. Any questions, please call Melanie at 828-743-1163.

General

GAS DRIVER
Freeman Gas has an opening for a CDL Driver for local delivery of propane gas in the Franklin area. Must have X Endorsement, good driving record and be able to pass DOT physical and drug test. Excellent benefits, 401k, insurance, sick pay, uniforms. Apply in person M-F 8-5 at 616 Highland Rd
(382083)

General

Accounting/Admin: Cashiers office needs someone who enjoys being busy with diverse functions; accouning thru financials, MS Office/correspondence, PC literacy, and various admin tasks. Need to be detail oriented and professional. Part time possible full time, flexible days/hours. Please respond with brief resume to: office@promanagementnc.com or P.O. Box 2429 Cashiers, NC 28717

General

Property/Site Coordinator: Cashiers office needs someone experienced in initiating and coordinating work orders with contractors: grounds and general bldg. maintenance knowledge. Must have strong communication, Admin/PC/Customer Services skills. MS Office, type your own email/letters, manage work orders, etc. Full Time or Flexible. Please respond with brief resume to: Office P.O. Box 2429 Cashiers, NC 28717 Email to GPM5@Bellsouth.net

General

OTR Driver
Looking for experienced Class A OTR drivers, must have 2+ years commercial driving experience. Drug Free Work Place. Contact 706-781-2613 for more information.

General

CUSTOMER SERVICE
REPRESENTATIVE
(Full time and Part Time
Available)
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
MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
Handle inbound or outbound calls in a call center with the goal of ensuring customer satisfaction and customer retention.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Answers, evaluates and prioritizes incoming telephone, voice mail, email, fax and live chat requests for assistance from users experiencing problems with hardware, software, networking and other computer related technologies associated with the use of Drake Software.
* Interviews end user to collect information about problem and leads user through diagnostic procedures to determine source of error.
* Determines whether problem is caused by hardware, such as modem, printer, cables or telephone.
* Handles problem recognition, research, isolation, resolution and follow-up for most user problems, referring the more complex problems to DM, CRMT or technical staff for further assistance.
* Logs and tracks calls using a Call Log database and maintains history records and related problem documentation.
* Ensure maximum good will from inbound or outbound phone transactions.
* Handle inbound or outbound calls that are primarily routine or basic in nature.
* Follow basic procedures and scripts per management direction.
* Adhere to regular attendance as required for shift.
SKILL AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
* High School diploma or general education degree (GED); or related experience and/ or training: or equivalent combination of education and experience required
* Basic computer and keyboarding skills required
* Prior experience in telemarketing, retail background or customer relations preferred
* Strong customer service skills required (friendly, courteous and helpful)
* Strong verbal communications skills required (good grammar, voice and diction)
Reading fluency required
NEEDED ATTRIBUTES/ COMPETENCIES:
1. Commitment to Quality - strong attention to detail and accuracy
2. Ability to clearly and succinctly communicate both in written and oral formats
3. Ability to understand/ comprehend varying levels of training and follow directions
4. Concern and desire to meet/ exceed client/ customer expectations
5. Proven dependability and professionalism
Please apply at http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/

General

Sapphire Valley Resort is in need of a part-time (11-20 hours) front desk attendant for the Community Center. Needs to have customer service experience and must be flexible on hours/weekends. Please stop by the office (127 Cherokee Trail, Sapphire, NC) for an application or call Melanie@828-743-1163 for more information. A background check will be performed.

General

NOW HIRING
Sign holders for Eller & Owens, Franklin location. Flexible hours. Please apply at Eller & Owens, Franklin.

General

MOUNTAIN PRESS is seeking full-time mailroom workers to process newspapers for mailing and delivery. Requires the ability to lift 50 lbs on a regular basis and the ability to stand for extended periods of time. Approximately 35 hours per week. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, days/evenings, Monday through Friday. Applications are available at the Franklin Press, 40 Depot Street, Franklin, NC. No phone calls please.

General

OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA are looking for the following full-time, year round positions.
Restaurant Manager, Front Desk Agent, Bellman, Housekeepers, message Therapists, Cosmetologists, Estheticians.
Madison's; Cooks, Pastry Associate, Sous Chef, Spa Concierge, Spa Attendant. Signing bonus available for some positions! Please contact Pat Turnball at 828-787-2697 or apply online.

General

Assistant Store Manager needed at Bryson's Food Store in Highlands, NC. Position requires min. 3yrs retail / grocery Mgmt experience, strong leadership, computer, and interpersonal skills. Please mail resume to: POB 2914 Highlands, NC 28741 OR email to: brysonsfoodstore@mindspring.com. No phone calls.

General

CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
CMA/LPN Snowbird Clinic
Integrated Classroom Skill Builder
Dental Clerk
Benefits Specialist
EVS Specialist
Pharmacy Technician
Part Time Regular Hygenist Satellite Locations
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 on November 16, 2017 at 4:00pm. Indian preference does apply.

General

FLOORING INSTALLERS
Immediate openings for experienced and qualified flooring installation crew members to work throughout the greater Western North Carolina area.
We are a nationwide company with a regional office in Western NC. Flooring installed for major home improvement retailer, (carpet, laminate, vinyl, wood, backsplash, tile). A 1099 position with great pay and weekly automatic deposits.
QUALIFICATIONS: At least 2-3 years of residential flooring installation experience. Must pass background check, own tools, reliable transportation.
Sign on bonus for experienced installers.
Further information -
kevin.carter@serviceprosig.com or Kevin Carter, (704)644-9066.

General

In Home Health Care
Mon-Fri 7:15-1:15. Home Maintenance, Transportation, scheduling, must be flexible 828-371-9246

General

Experienced electrician needed 828-507-6292

General

The Highlander newspaper has an immediate opening for an office manager. Must be a self-starter, skilled at multi-tasking.
Strong computer skills required, including experience working with MicroSoft Office, Excel and Quickbooks. Must enjoy working with the public and be able to manage time efficiently. Basic bookkeeping skills a plus.
Valid drivers license required. This is a full-time, 32 hours per week, year-round position with paid vacation and health insurance. Send resume to: publisher@highlandsnews.com.

General

PART TIME MAINTENANCE NEEDED
Franklin Apartments hiring experienced maintenance tech to paint, complete minor electrical, plumbing & carpentry repairs, cleaning 15 hours week resume: dnew@landura.com or apply at 60 Ulco Bluffs Drive Franklin EOE

General

Foster care professional. Must be QP qualified and willing to travel. 828-299-1720.

General

GruntWorx SQC
Proofreading / Editing
Franklin, NC
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
GruntWorx, a business unit of Drake Enterprises has multiple forthcoming temporary opportunities within its Software Quality Control (SQC) group in Franklin. Training will begin in January, 2018, with hours increasing to 40+ hours per week in March, ending in mid-April 2018. Day or evening shifts are available. SQC Reps will be responsible for proofing and editing electronic data from client documents in a fast paced environment. Qualified candidates will possess attention to detail, along with excellent keyboarding skills, to be verified through testing. Ability to focus on adjacent computer screen for long periods is required. MS Excel experience would be beneficial. The candidate review process will begin in December and applications will be processed on a first come first serve basis.
Apply to: http://drakehouse.net/employmentapplication/ and click on the GruntWorx logo.

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821