Current Job Openings

Town of Franklin, NC

Full-Time Street Maintenance Crew Leader

The Town of Franklin is accepting applications for a full-time Street Maintenance Crew Leader. The position performs responsible technical and skilled work leading a unit engaged in street right of way mowing, street cleaning, concrete work, and related tasks. This employee would lead a crew engaged in a variety of work associated with streets right-of-way maintenance, snow removal, street cleaning, brush removal and related maintenance activities. The employee must exercise judgement and initiative in carrying out assignments.

Qualifications: Graduation from high school and experience in in street maintenance including heavy equipment operation experience and some lead work experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements: Possession of a valid North Carolina driver's license. Possession of North Carolina class B commercial driver’s license and general computer skills are preferred.

Applicants must submit a Town of Franklin application form (click here to download) to the Macon County NCWorks Career Center office located at 23 Macon Avenue, Courthouse Annex, Franklin, NC 28734. Mailing address is 5 West Main Street, Franklin, NC, 28734. Office contact number is 828-369-9534.

For additional questions please contact Travis Tallent, Human Resources, at 828-524-2516. A copy of the position classification and application can be found at Hard copies can be picked up at Town Hall, located at 95 East Main Street. The Town of Franklin is an EEO/ADA employer.

This position will remain open until filled. If you are chosen for an interview you will be contacted.

Salary range: $33,521 - $40,000 DOE

Town Planning Board/Board of Adjustment Vacancies

The Town of Franklin is currently seeking to fill two vacancies on the Town Planning Board/Board of Adjustment. The Town is looking for a town resident and an alternate ETJ resident to serve as a representative on this board that serves on both the Planning board and the Board of Adjustment. The Board of Adjustment meets the 2nd Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m. and the Planning Board meets the 3rd Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m. The meetings are held in the Town Hall Board Room. A time commitment of approximately 2 hours a month is necessary. A resume and current address is required. For more information or to express an interest in serving on the board, please contact Town Planner, Justin Setser at (828) 524-2516.