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Solid Waste Department

Class A CDL driver

The Carter County Solid Waste Department is currently accepting applications for a Class A CDL driver. Those interested can come by the Carter County Landfill located at 169 Landfill Road, Elizabethton, to pick up and turn in applications or resumes.

 

Highway Department –

CDL Driver –

The Carter County Highway Department is now hiring to fill three positions for truck drivers with CDL license. Preference given to drivers already possessing a HazMat endorsement.  Interested parties can pick up and return applications to the Carter County Highway Department located at 1246 Stateline Road, Elizabethton, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.

Diesel Mechanic – 

The Carter County Highway Department is now hiring to fill a position for a certified diesel mechanic. Interested parties can pick up and return applications to the Carter County Highway Department located at 1246 Stateline Road, Elizabethton, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.

 

 

Employment Applications

 
 

Current Employees

Employee Documents:

Carter_County_Employee_Handbook V7 (2018)

County_Time_Sheet

Direct Deposit AccountForm

Direct Deposit Sign Form

 

Employee Assistance Programs:

Boards/Committees Vacancies

County Commission – 2nd District seat

The Board of County Commissioners for Carter County is seeking to fill a vacancy in the office of County Commissioner for the 2nd legislative district (comprised of the Roan Mountain and Tiger Valley precincts). Applicants must meet the following basic qualifications per T.C.A. § 8-18-101 and 5-5-102:

(1) Be at least 18 years of age;

(2) Be a citizens of the United States and of Tennessee;

(3) Reside within and be a qualified voter of the 2nd legislative district of Carter County;

(4) Not have been convicted in any court of a felony.

Individuals who would like to be considered for the position should submit an application and/or any other desired documentation to the County Clerk’s Office at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Suite 201, Elizabethton, TN 37643, by 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Submitted materials will be forwarded to the Board of Commissioners in advance of the meeting at which the appointment will be made.

Nominations to fill the vacancy will be made by members of the Board of County Commissioners during the Board’s regular meeting on Monday, September 20, 2021, at 6 p.m. at the Carter County Courthouse. All nominees will be given the opportunity to address the Board of County Commissioners and may be interviewed by the Board at the discretion of the Chairman during the meeting. The election to fill the vacancy will be held immediately thereafter during the meeting.

 

Constable – 1st District

The Board of County Commissioners for Carter County is seeking to fill a vacancy in the office of County Constable for the 1st legislative district (comprised of the Hunter, Unaka, and Midway precincts). Applicants must meet the requirements: Be at least 21 years of age; be a citizen of the United States and of Tennessee; Must reside within and be a qualified voter of the legislative district they are applying for; possess at least a high school diploma or a GED; not have been convicted in any federal or state court of a felony; and have not been separated or discharged from the armed forces of the United States with other than an honorable discharge. Individuals who would like to be considered for the position should submit an application and/or any other desired documentation to the County Clerk’s Office at 801 E. Elk Avenue, Suite 201, Elizabethton, TN 37643, by 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Submitted materials will be forwarded to the Board of Commissioners in advance of the meeting at which the appointment will be made.

Nominations to fill the vacancy will be made by members of the Board of County Commissioners during the Board’s regular meeting on Monday, September 20, 2021, at 6 p.m. at the Carter County Courthouse. All nominees will be given the opportunity to address the Board of County Commissioners and may be interviewed by the Board at the discretion of the Chairman during the meeting. The election to fill the vacancy will be held immediately thereafter during the meeting.