Employment

Education
HEAD START-NC PRE-K LEAD ...

HEAD START-NC Pre-K Lead Teacher: Full time, 10 month position. B-K license required or four year degree in Education or related field with willingness to work towards B-K add-on. Must be willing to attend job training, nurture and motivate young children and their families and work well with others. Valid NC driver's license and willing to get a CDL bus license. An EOE/AA Employer. A pre-employment drug screen and background check is required. Apply at the NC Works office, 23 Macon Ave, Franklin, NC 28734 by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 24, 2017 or until filled.

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HEAD START/ EARLY HEAD ST ...

HEAD START/ EARLY HEAD START LEAD TEACHER: Four-year degree in Early Childhood or AA degree in Early Childhood preferred. Must be willing to attend job training, nurture and motivate young children and their families and work well with others. Valid NC driver's license and willing to get a CDL bus license. An EOE/AA Employer. A pre-employment drug screen and background check is required. Apply at the NC Works office, 23 Macon Avenue, Franklin, NC 28734 or at www.ncworks.gov by noon on Monday, July 24, 2017 or until filled.

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HEAD START/ EARLY HEAD ST ...

HEAD START/ EARLY HEAD START TEACHER; Full time position. High School diploma required. AA in Early Childhood Education or CDA preferred. Must be able to motivate and nurture young children and their families and work well with others. Experience in childcare preferred. Ability to speak Spanish preferred. Should have a valid NC Driver's License. An EOE/AA Employer. A pre-employment drug screen and background check are required. Apply at the NC Works office, 23 Macon Avenue, Franklin NC 28734 or at www.ncworks.gov by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 24, 2017 or until filled.

Food Services
LOG CABIN RESTAURANT IN H ...

LOG CABIN RESTAURANT in Highlands is hiring all positions, full time and part time, year round. Start immediately. Experience preferred, but not necessary. Servers, server assistants, lead cook, line cook, AM prep cook, dishwasher, landscaper/utility person. Call 828 526-5777 or email LogCabinHighlands@gmail.com

Food Services
MOUNTAIN FRESH IN HIGHLAN ...

Mountain Fresh in Highlands has a full-time opening in the PIZZA DEPARTMENT. Guest friendly and fast paced environment. Contact Missy at 828-526-2400

Food Services
COOK & DIETARY AIDE WANTE ...

COOK & DIETARY AIDE wanted at Grandview Manor. Apply in person or call Hannah at 828-524-4425, ext. 207.

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EXPERIENCED GLAZIER AND G ...

EXPERIENCED GLAZIER and glass work trainee for work in the Franklin/ Cashiers area. Apply at The Glass Shoppe, Inc., 3145 Old Murphy Road, Franklin or call (828)349-0088.

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SAPPHIRE VALLEY RESORT IS ...

Sapphire Valley Resort is in need of a full-time Maintenance Assistant. Valid drivers license required. Must be able to perform general carpentry, painting, minor repairs and preventative maintenance to plumbing and electrical systems, and show the ability to use a variety of tools and materials. Benefit Package and Amenity Privileges available. 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.

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SAPPHIRE VALLEY RESORT IS ...

Sapphire Valley Resort is in need of a full-time Snow Equipment Assistant Mechanic. Valid drivers license required. Must be in physically sound condition and work a flexible schedule. Will be repairing, inspecting, and maintaining ski and tube equipment (Entry Level Position and training will be provided). Benefit Package and Amenity Privileges available. 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.

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NOW HIRING FOR AUTO TECH ...

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

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FURNITURE DELIVERY- MOSTL ...

FURNITURE DELIVERY- Mostly in the Highlands - Cashiers area. Professional appearing individual experienced in dealing with the public. Good driving record. Attention to detail. Monday thru Friday, some Saturdays. Must apply in person. Call the Summer House for directions. 828-526-5577

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BEHAVIOR SUPPORT SPECIALI ...

BEHAVIOR SUPPORT SPECIALIST: Responsible for providing support to Early Head Start teaching staff and behavioral support to individual or small groups of children. Must have knowledge of typical and atypical child growth and development, especially social-emotional development and behavior, developmentally appropriate practices and other principles of early childhood development and classroom management and behavior modification techniques, including child behavior recording systems. Bachelor's degree from four year accredited college or university in Early Childhood Education, Special Education, Psychology, or a related field; one to two years related experience and/ or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Full time position with benefit package including health insurance, retirement plan, paid leave and holidays. A pre-employment drug screen and background check are required. An EOE/AA Employer. Apply at the NC Works office, 23 Macon Avenue, Franklin, NC 28734 by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 24, 2017 or until filled.

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MOU FR CASHIER POSITION ...

Mountain Fresh Grocery in Highlands has an opening for a full-time cashier. Guest friendly and fast paced environment. Please contact Sherry at 828-526-2400.

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RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICIANS ...

RESIDENTIAL
ELECTRICIANS
Seeking EXPERIENCED Residential Electricians and EXPERIENCED helpers for new custom home wiring on Lake Rabun and Lake Burton.

Position is immediate. Please call Tom 404-558-1100 cell

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FULL TIME RECEPTIONIST/ G ...

FULL TIME RECEPTIONIST/ GREETER; Good communication skills. Computer skills. High energy. reliable, professional appearance. Family atmosphere. Benefit package available. Apply in person at Franklin Ford, 4910 Sylva Road, Franklin.

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FULL-TIME, YEAR-ROUND EMP ...

Full-time, year-round employees needed at Old Edwards: Servers, Bartenders, Cook 2, Pastry Cook, Housekeepers, Spa Concierge, Spa Male and Female attendants, Massage Therapists, Front Desk Agent, Bellmen, Hostess Madisons. Please apply online at: www.oldedwardsinn.com/careers or call Pat Turnbull at 828-787-2697

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BRYSON'S FOOD STORE IS NO ...

Bryson's Food Store is now taking applications for full and part-time Cashier positions. Experience is preferred but not necessary. Starting pay is $11/ hr. We also have an opening for full-time Night Stocker position, experience preferred, starting at $12/hr. Please apply in person or call Terry Watson for details @ 828-526-3775.

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LOCAL COMPANY WITH EMPLOY ...

LOCAL COMPANY with employment opportunities taking applications for the following positions:
Sales
New and Used Vehicles
Must be highly motivated, energetic and competitive.
Base training salary with the opportunity for commission based compensation.
No experience necessary.
Must have a valid driver's license and an acceptable driving history.
Competitive compensation.
Long term employment opportunities.
Medical, dental, vision and disability insurance available after 60 days.
401K available.
Equal opportunity employer.
Contact for appointment to apply in person (828)369-5003.
Smoky Mountain Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

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CLOSING JULY 20, 2017 ...

CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
Targeted Case Manager (2 Positions)
Optical Assistant
Mid-Level Provider ER
Optometrist
Applications and job descriptions are available at the Cherokee Indian Hospital Human Resources Office, Monday Friday from 8:00am - 4:00pm. For more information please call (828) 497-9163 and ask for Sheila Brown, Sarella Jackson, Chantelle Smith or Elle Bradley. These positions will close on July 20, 2017@ 4:00pm. Indian preference does apply and the original CIHA job application must be submitted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of CIHA application.

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RANCH HAND WANTED AT A PR ...

Ranch Hand Wanted
at a private ranch. This is a full-time/ part-time/ weekend position in Cashiers. Duties include feeding animals, mucking stalls, general cleaning, other duties as assigned. Must have clean driving record, ability to do physical work, lifting up to 50 pounds and ability to work in all types of weather. Starting pay $12/hr. Email resumes/ inquiries to:
holly@bluestarranch.com.

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APPLICATIONS FIREFIGHTER ...

The Town of Franklin is currently accepting applications for a fulltime firefighter.
Employee will perform the following duties: Performs fire control and rescue operations by entering burning structures, utilizing systematic search procedures to locate and rescue trapped victims, determining safe evacuation paths, locating fire source, extinguishing the fire, operating heavy equipment and apparatus, forcing entry into structures, locating hydrants and other sources of water, operating hose lines, examining fire damage, and salvage and overhaul. Responds to traffic accidents, extricates patients from their vehicles using extrication techniques and equipment, providing stabilization first aid and basic life support, communicating with patient and providing transfer of care report, mitigating minor hazmat incidents, securing scenes, and extinguishing vehicle fires. Maintains equipment and the facility by performing daily preventative maintenance, testing fire equipment, and maintaining standard living conditions in facility. Performs operational support and administrative duties by facilitating fire prevention education, fire truck displays, station tours, installing smoke detectors, and assisting the public in emergency and non-emergency situations. Works irregular hours including weekends, holidays and extended hours as needed. Performs work during emergency/disaster situations. Performs other duties of a similar nature or level. Education and Experience: Applicant must be a minimum of eighteen (18) years of age. High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) and the ability to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job such as those listed above. Licenses and Professional Certifications required as follows: NC EMT (Preferred) EMR (Minimum), NC Firefighter Certification, NC Driver License Class B, NC Driver Operator Pumps (Preferred), NC Driver Operator EVD (Preferred), NC Driver Operator Aerial (Preferred). Please submit a Town of Franklin application form to the NCWorks Career Center Office at 5 West Main Street, Franklin, NC 28734. Physical address is 23 Macon Avenue, Franklin, NC 28734. Office contact number is (828) 369-9534. Applications are available online at www.franklinnc.com, under the Human Resources Tab. Please contact 828-524-2516, ext. 312 for additional questions about the position. Closing date July 26, 2017

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HIRING EXPERIENCED LEAD C ...

Hiring Experienced Lead Carpenter.

Must be comfortable with every stage of home building.

Must have own Truck.

Must Be able to lead a crew in the field. Full-time status after 30 day review. Competitive Salary and Mileage Reimbursement. Drop off resume at Tom Chambers Builders 1359 Flat Mtn Rd Highlands, NC.
or email resume to; tommychambers@tomchambers.co

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INSPECTOR/MAINTENANCE MAN ...

INSPECTOR/MAINTENANCE MANAGER CASHIERS, NC
Full-time
This Inspector/Maintenance position will be responsible for inspecting, and performing maintenance duties on all our rental properties. Applicants should be highly motivated self-starters. They must have a good driving record, be able to work on a rotating Saturday schedule, and will be required to submit to a criminal records check.
Email your resume to newhicashiers@gmail.com

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CARPENTERS, CARPENTER HEL ...

CARPENTERS, CARPENTER HELPERS, and Laborers. Must have transportation. Call (828)371-7232.

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FULL TIME SERVICE TECHNIC ...

FULL TIME SERVICE technician needed at Mountain Spring Spas and Pools. Heavy lifting required and must have valid driver's license. Apply in person. 611 Highlands Road.

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HELP WANTED ...

WNC company has an opening for an outside sales representative. Successful candidate will have experience selling print, digital and niche product advertising. Strong computer skills, a good work ethic and the ability to multi-task is required. This is a fast paced environment that requires motivated individuals with a solid performance record. Degree in business or marketing, clean driving record and reliable transportation are required. This is a full time position. Send resume including three professional references to: Sales Representative, PO Box 350, Franklin, NC 28744. Only qualified applicants will be contacted for interview.

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HIGH ALTITUDE COMPLETE ...

High Altitude Complete Services is looking for two full time painters please call 828-399-1494.

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ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER II ...

POSITION AVAILABLE: MACON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES. This position which is located at Macon County Senior Services, The Crawford Center, will perform a variety of duties in the daily operation of the Senior Services Center for aged and disabled adults as the Administrative Officer II. Please find full job description at http://maconnc.org/job-listings.html.
A State Application PD 107 is required. Please contact the NC WORKS located in the Court House Annex. All applications must go to NC WORKS for consideration.
Open until filled.

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HIGHLANDS COUNTRY CLUB: O ...

Highlands Country Club: Openings are available for a few people to join the HCC team in Housekeeping, Dining room server and server assistant. Experience not necessary... a good attitude is most important.
Great compensation for housekeepers. Dining room server and server assistant paid a competitive hourly wage plus tips.
If interested please call 828-526-2181 and request an application, or make an appointment for an interview.

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CLOSING JULY 27, 2017 ...

CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
PTI Registered Nurse Inpatient
Nursing Administrative Assistant Executive
Mid Level (FNP or PA) Immediate Care Center
Behavioral Health Consultant II
RN Case Manager - Behavioral Health
Master Level Therapist - Analensgi (2 positions)
Registered Nurse - Snowbird Residential Treatment Center
Part Time Regular Registered Nurse - Snowbird Residential Treatment Center
Master Level Therapist - Snowbird Residential Treatment Center (3 positions)
Targeted Case Manager - Snowbird Residential Treatment Center
Cultural Coordinator - Snowbird Residential Treatment Center
Applications and job descriptions are available at the Cherokee Indian Hospital Human Resources Office, Monday Friday from 8:00am - 4:00pm. For more information please call (828) 497-9163 and ask for Sheila Brown, Sarella Jackson, Chantelle Smith or Elle Bradley. These positions will close on July 27, 2017@ 4:00pm. Indian preference does apply and the original CIHA job application must be submitted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of CIHA application.

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CREW LEADER GROUNDS MAINT ...

Crew Leader
Grounds Maintenance company in Cashiers NC seeking full-time crew leader. Min. 2 years experience. Knowledge of pruning, planting, lawn and equipment maintenance required. Must be a self-starter and a strong team leader. Paid time off. Valid driver's license and clean driving record required. Background check required. Call 828-507-6907.

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CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESEN ...

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/

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FRONT DESK & MASSAGE THER ...

Front Desk Spa Cordinator needed. Must have a clean, neat professional appearance. Spa experience not necessary. But you must be able to multi-task. Work well in a fast paced environment. Pay starts at $15 an hour.

Female Massage Therapist needed. Upscale Spa is seeking a female massage Therapist. We provide 5 star services to our guest and excellent compensation to our Therapists. You must have a clean, neat, professional appearnace & demeanor.

828-743-0006
canyonspa@lonesomevalley.com

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SEEKING QUALIFIED PROFESS ...

Seeking qualified professional with IDD or mental health experience. Will also manage two group homes and direct a day program. Call 828-299-1720 x260.

Medical
CAREGIVERS NEEDED, RN, LP ...

CAREGIVERS NEEDED, RN, LPN, CNA, and non certified caregivers. Apply at:
www.AtYour Service.Care

Medical
CNA OR PCA NEEDED AT GRAN ...

CNA OR PCA needed at Grandview Manor. Apply in person or Call (828)524-4425, Ext. 207.

Medical
NEEDED CNAS FOR IN HOME C ...

NEEDED
CNAs for in home care. Day shift, night shift, weekends. Full time, part time and a floater. (828)524-6444.

Work Wanted
TREE CLIMBER; 38 YEARS EX ...

TREE CLIMBER; 38 years experience. Views and take downs. Will cut if you clean up. Chuck Kelley, (828)342-2544.

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821