Job Opportunities:

Registered Nurse position at the Carter County Health Department

The Carter County Health Department is seeking to fill a full time Registered Nurse position on DGA contract. Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse and education equivalent to a bachelor’s or graduate degree in nursing from an accredited college or university or a diploma in registered nursing from an accredited school of nursing. Must be currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Tennessee or hold a privilege to practice in the State of Tennessee under the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC). Contact Joy Woods, Office Supervisor, at Joy.Woods@tn.gov or 423-543-2521 to obtain and submit application and resume. EOE/AA. You may also download the application here: Health Department Application

Employment Applications


Boards/Committees Vacancies

Industrial Development Board – 1 seat

The Carter County Commission is seeking to fill a vacancy for the Carter County Industrial Development Board. To be eligible to serve on Carter County’s Industrial Development Board, applicants must be qualified voters and taxpayers of Carter County who do not currently serve as an officer or employee of Carter County.

Individuals who would like to be considered for this position should submit a Boards and Committees Application and/or Resume to the Carter County Clerk’s Office at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Suite 102, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications may be picked up at the Clerk’s Office or found on the county website at www.cartercountytn.gov/employment. Applications must be returned to the Carter County Clerk’s Office and are due by close of business on Friday, Oct. 11. All applicants will be given the opportunity to address the County Commission during its Oct. 21, 2019, meeting which will be held in the courtroom of the Carter County Courthouse located at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Elizabethton. The election to fill the vacancy will be held during the meeting after applicants speak. For additional information, contact the Carter County Clerk’s Office at 423-542-1814.