EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

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The Town accepts applications whenever there is a vacancy to be filled. Vacant positions will be posted on this page. If there is a position posted that you would like to apply for, you can download the employment application here

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Public Works Technician

 

The Town of Rutherfordton is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Public Works Technician. The successful candidate must possess a valid NC driver’s license with preference given to a CDL. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, ethical, team oriented and passionate about public service. Work involves maintenance of sewers, streets, buildings, grounds, drainage, and other public facilities and requires a knowledge of construction trades. A full description of work is available at www.rutherfordton.net.  Starting salary range $23,000- $27,000 DOQ. The Town of Rutherfordton offers a comprehensive employment package including health care, retirement, 401K, opportunities for advanced education and training with associated pay for performance merit pay.  Deadline for applications is Friday, June 21, 2019. Please return completed application to Town Manager, Town of Rutherfordton, 129 North Main St., Rutherfordton, NC 28139. Position open until filled; The Town of Rutherfordton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

 

Firefighter

 

The Town of Rutherfordton is seeking a qualified individual for the position of firefighter. The successful candidate must possess a valid NC driver’s license, NC Firefighter II certification, and NC EMT Basic certification. A Class B driver’s license is required within six months of employment. Terms of employment will include the successful candidate completing a physical agility and written skills assessment. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, ethical, team oriented and passionate about public service. Starting salary is based on experience and qualifications with completive pay. The Town of Rutherfordton offers a comprehensive employment package including health care, retirement, 401K, opportunities for advanced education and training with associated pay for performance merit pay.  Deadline for applications is Friday June 21, 2019.  Please return completed application to: Fire Chief, Town of Rutherfordton, 144 N. Mitchell St., Rutherfordton, NC 28139.  Position open until filled; The Town of Rutherfordton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

 

Part Time Right of Way Maintenance Tech

The Town of Rutherfordton is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Right of Way Technician. The successful candidate must possess a valid NC driver’s license. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, ethical, team oriented and passionate about public service. Work involves the operations of equipment dedicated towards the maintenance of rights of ways including tractors, rotary mowers and arm mowers. This position does work with a team on other duties of Public Works and will be called upon to assist with the maintenance of sewers, streets, buildings, grounds, drainage, and other public facilities. Pay is $11 per hour and is part time- 20 hours per week. Deadline for applications is Friday, June 21, 2019. Please return completed application to Town Manager, Town of Rutherfordton, 129 North Main St., Rutherfordton, NC 28139. Position open until filled; The Town of Rutherfordton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.