Employment

Education

Cherokee Central School Jobs
Vacancies are open until filled:
1. Elementary School Counselor - Must have completed an approved Master's counselor education program in a regionally accredited college or university and eligible for a professional license issued by NC DPI.
2. School Psychologist - Minimum requirement of a Master*s Degree in psychology and have at least three year*s experience working in a school setting. Must hold state license to practice school psychology.
3. Middle Grades 6-8 Special Education Teacher - Must have a valid NC Teaching license in Special Education.
4. Speech Language Pathologist Independent Contractor- Must have a valid NC Speech Language Pathologist License. Masters of Science in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited program. Successful completion of National Certification Examination. 1 year of verifiable, supervised professional experience within the last 3 years. To learn more about this Speech Language Pathologist Job please send all resumes to the department head, elizabeth.younce@ccs-nc.org or call 828.554-5128.
APPLY ONLINE at https://phl.applitrack.com/cherokeecentral/onlineapp/ or visit www.ccs-nc.org for more information.

Education

Highlands
Nature Center
The Highlands Biological Foundation is seeking an environmental educator to manage the Highlands Nature Center. A bachelors degree in education or science plus previous experience as an environmental educator are required. To apply send resume to charlotte@highlandsbiological.org.

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The Smoky Mountain Times is looking for a stringer to write feature stories about people and things of interest in Swain County. The candidate will have a strong working knowledge of AP style, be able to take good quality photographs and have a clean, clear writing style that is engaging and easily understandable. A background in journalism is preferred but not required. Please contact Ashley Butcher at
publisher@thesmokymountaintimes.com and be able to provide a resume and writing samples.

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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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METHODIST HOME FOR CHILDREN is hiring for the following position:
Resident Counselors
Competitive pay. Paid training. Excellent benefits available. Rewarding work environment. Advancement opportunities. Apply online at www.mhfc.org.

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The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has the following positions open:
Open Until Filled
1.Certified Nursing Assistant Tribal In Home Care Services PHHS (L4 $23,616 - $29,520)
2.Director of Information Technology I.T. (L15 $64,206 - $80,258)
3.Part-Time Paramedic (Multiple) EMS Public Safety (L8 $16.40 - $20.50 per hour)
4.Detention Officer Corrections CIPD (L7 $31,078 - $38,848)
5.Teacher Qualla Boundary EHS/HS PHHS (L7 $31,078 $38,848)
6.Early Childhood Language Specialist Assistant Kituwah Preservation & Education Program Community/Education/Recreation (L6 $28,372 $35,465)
7.PART-TIME Early Childhood Language Specialist Assistant Kituwah Preservation & Education Program Community/Education/Recreation (L6 $13.64 $17.05 per hour)
8.Utility Worker Tribal Construction Operations (L4 $23,616 - $29,520)
9.Kituwah Academy Teacher Kituwah Preservation & Education Program Community/Education/Recreation (L11 $45,018 - $56,273)
10.Natural Resources Enforcement Officer (Multiple) Natural Resources Enforcement Public Safety (L8 $34,112 - $42,640)
11.Patrol Officer (Multiple) Police Department Public Safety (L8 $34,112 - $42,640)
12.Truck Driver Tribal Construction Operations (L6 $28,372 - $35,465)
13.Financial Analyst II Finance Treasury (L12 $49,200 - $61,500)
14.Deputy Clerk Tribal Court Judicial Branch (L6 $28,372 - $35,465)
15.Family Safety Manager Family Safety Public Health & Human Services (L16 $70,192 - $87,740)
* Please apply online at www.ebci.com

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Bryson City law firm looking for full time paralegal/legal assistant to assist in real estate, estate and litigation matters for Graham, Jackson, Macon and Swain Counties. Ability to multitask is mandatory. Excellent public relations skills required. Pay dependent on prior experience and education. Email resume to
brysoncitylawfirm@gmail.com.

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Town of Bryson City
Position Available
Sanitation Worker
The Town of Bryson City is seeking a full-time position in the Sanitation Department. The employee performs immediate semiskilled work in the collection of solid waste and trash; does related duties as required, including assisting the water and sewer crew as needed. Job requirements 1) Valid N.C. drivers license, 2) High school diploma/GED, 3) Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. Benefit package includes N.C. Local Government Retirement System, Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance. Applications may be picked up at the North Carolina Works Center at the Swain County Court House at 101 Mitchell Street or at Town Hall at 45 Everett Street. Open until filled. The Town of Bryson City is an equal opportunity employer. Starting pay rate = $10.00/hr.

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Big Brothers
Big Sisters
Swain County Program Coordinator: Rewarding position responsible for the one-on-one mentoring relationships and community development. Part-time, flexible schedule. Bachelor's degree required. Local resident is strongly preferred. Send resume to robinm@bbbswnc.org. by February 7th.

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CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
Accounting Technician
Physical Therapy Assistant II
Emergency Hire EVS Technician
Emergency Hire Food Service Worker (2 Positions)
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 January 24, 2019 at 4:00pm. Indian preference does apply.

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Swain County has an opening for a Processing Assistant with the Department of Social Services. Work involves clerical duties providing program support and administrative tasks at the front desk. Requires at least two years of office assistant/secretarial experience. Full time position with benefits starting at $11.21 per hour. The Swain County application (www.swaincountync.gov) or the NC State PD 107 (www.oshr.nc.gov/jobs/pd107ltr.pdf) can be downloaded or picked up at the Swain County Administration Building and emailed to
lottie.barker@swaincountync.gov, faxed to 828-488-2754, or mailed to Swain County, Attn: Human Resources, 50 Main Street Suite 300, Bryson City, NC 28713. Job closes Monday January 28th, 2019. Swain County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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ESTABLISHED UTILITY is seeking full time Journeyman Lineman to work the Scaly Mountain, North Carolina. High school graduate or equivalent required. Successful completion of the North Carolina apprenticeship program or equivalent program leading to full qualification as a journeyman lineman with a minimum of 4 years of on-the-job training. Successful applicant must have high school diploma or equivalent.
Competitive wage, good benefit package. Apply through NC Works (formerly North Carolina Employment Security Commission) by January 18, 2019.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Cherokee, located on the Casino District, is currently accepting applications for Housekeeping. Experience preferred. Competitive pay. Please apply in person at 568 Painttown Rd. Cherokee, NC.

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CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
Optometrist
Dental Assistant II
Physician Emergency Room
Director of Managed Care
Certified Nursing Assistant Tsali Care Center (10 Positions)
CNA Medication Aide Tsali Care Center
RN Tsali Care Center (2 Positions)
PTR RN Tsali Care Center
PTI CNA Tsali Care Center (5 Positions)
PTI RN Tsali Care Center (3 Positions)
PTI LPN Tsali Care Center (3 Positions)
CMA/LPN Primary Care
Ward Clerk Tsali Care Center (2 Positions)
Residential Technician Snowbird Residential Treatment Center (2 Positions)
Employment Specialist - Analenisgi
To apply, visit careers.cherokeehospital.org. If you have questions, contact the Cherokee Indian Hospital HR department at 828-497-9163. These positions are open until filled. Indian preference does apply.

Medical

Dental Assistant
Franklin dental office is seeking a full time, outgoing dental assistant, who wants to work in a friendly atmosphere. Must have one year minimum dental office experience. Experience with Dentrix Software is a plus. Benefits after 90 days: vacation & holiday pay, uniforms, continuing education and 401K after 1 year. Hourly pay based on experience. Hours; Monday-Thursday 8-5. Please email resume to rbenge@cataloocheedental.com.

Smoky Mountain Times

Mailing Address:
PO Box 730
1 River Street
Bryson City, NC 28713 
Phone: 828-488-2189
Fax: 828-488-0315