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    Current job openings in Watauga County

    will be posted here as we receive them. 


    The safety of our students is our number one concern so we want to be sure that our community partners, families and students are aware of current state policies and recommendations surrounding COVID 19.  

    "Three W's" released by the NC Department of Health and Human Services are followed:

    • Wear a face covering over the nose and mouth.
    • Wait six feet apart.  Avoid close contact
    • Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer

    We also want to be sure that you are aware of the risks associated with face-to-face interactions at this time.  Public health officials have stated that staying home is the most effective way to avoid the spread of COVID 19.  When this isn't possible, they suggest that groups be limited to no more than 10 people.  Social distancing of six feet should be maintained at all times.  When this isn't possible, a face covering must be worn.  


    Student Election Assistant  163-42.1The Watauga County Board of Elections is looking for 20-40 students to work as assistants at polling locations across Watauga County on Nov. 3.  The rate of pay is $9/hr and they are considered sub-contractors. If they are receiving any unemployment benefits, this employment will not affect their benefits. The following general statute provides additional information. Any student who is interested should contact Mr. Matt Snyder at the board of elections office.  828-265-8061   Email: matthew.snyder@watgov.org

    A student of at least 17 years of age at the time of any election or primary in which the student works shall be eligible to be appointed as a student election assistant. To be eligible a student must:Be a United States citizen.Be a resident of the county in which the student is appointed.Be enrolled in a secondary educational institution, including a home school as defined in G.S. 115C-563(a), with an exemplary academic record as determined by that institution. Be recommended by the principal or director of the secondary educational institution in which the student is enrolled. Have the consent of a parent, legal custodian, or guardian.

    No more than two student election assistants shall be assigned to any voting place. Every student election assistant shall work under the direct supervision of the election judges. The student election assistants shall attend the same training as a precinct assistant, shall be sworn in the same manner as a precinct assistant, and shall be compensated in the same manner as precinct assistants. If a student is not eligible to register to vote they may not be appointed as precinct judges and they may not be observers. Posted 9/1/20


    Bojangles on 421 is hiring all positions!  Open interviews on Monday or stop by anytime and speak to Amanda. Posted 8/23/20

    Old Navy is searching for Brand Associates. Apply online 
    Cracker Barrel is hiring a Host.  Apply in person or text CBJOBS to 97211 and “skip the line”
    Come Back Shack - Come Back Shack is a fun, fast-paced, challenging, rewarding, family-friendly work environment. Our typical starting pay is $8.50. If it's your very first job, you'll start lower but will get to $8.50 after a positive evaluation at 8 weeks. You must be willing to work at least 12 - 15 hours a week and to help cover some shifts over Thanksgiving break and Christmas break. We do hire 15-year-olds with reliable transportation. Experience is not required--a positive attitude and willingness to work hard is required! Apply online.
    Panera Bread We are seeking high energy, positive individuals that like to make customers smile!  If you are tired of looking for that perfect opportunity, look no further and join the Panera Bread team! As a Team Member, you will work in a clean, fun, fast-paced environment, with many opportunities for growth and advancement. Flexible Scheduling! General hours of operation from 6:00 am-9:00 pm. Must be able to work 15-40 hours a week! MUST be 16 years old!  PANERA BREAD IS A DRUG FREE WORK ENVIRONMENT! Apply Online or in person
    Food Lion in Deep Gap and Boone is looking for Sales Associates to provide fast, easy, flexible and friendly service to our customers through the achievement of Food Lion customer service standards. To be friendly, courteous and cooperative with other store associates. Responsible for assisting the Customer Service Manager and the Assistant Customer Service Manager in maintaining standards according to Front End Standard Practice Manual, maximizing sales through excellent customer service.  Hiring Immediately PT/FT. Quick and easy to apply. Jobs paying $15-$45/hr  Apply online or in person.
    Subway on 321 is hiring Sandwich Artists.  Apply in person but not during peak hours.
    Wedney's is looking for Crew Members Apply online