Job Opportunities

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Health Department

Onsite Environmental Health Specialist

Posted August 31, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Environmental Health Specialist is a public health professional whose primary purpose is to promote public health through education, surveillance, consultation, inspection... Full Description

Spanish Interpreter

Posted August 21, 2023 8:30 AM | Open Until Filled

Serves as a contract Spanish interpreter for our clinical services. The primary purpose of this position is to interpret for patients during their office appointment. ... Full Description


Heavy Equipment Operator (Part time)

Posted February 23, 2023 | Open Until Filled

PART TIME HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR – The Wilkes County Landfill is seeking applicants for a part-time Heavy Equipment Operator position. Applicants must possess... Full Description

Part-Time Scale House / Recycling Attendant

Posted November 3, 2022 2:00 PM | Open Until Filled

Part -Time Scale House/ Recycling Attendant – Wilkes County Landfill. Position requires the oversite of recyclables and operation of the scales at the Landfill. Must be... Full Description

Sheriff Office

Deputy Sheriff

Posted July 27, 2021 | Open Until Filled

An employee in this class performs general law enforcement duties. Work includes patrolling the County during an assigned shift in a vehicle; preventing, detecting, and... Full Description

Male & Female Detention Officer

Posted January 24, 2018 | Open Until Filled

Direct supervision of inmates. Maintain order and enforce established rules and regulations while adhering to policies and procedures. Documenting and entering appropriates... Full Description

Part-Time Telecommunicator

Posted January 24, 2018 | Open Until Filled

Description of Work : These positions receive and ascertain the nature of emergency and non-emergency calls while retrieving and entering data via computer; dispatch... Full Description

Social Services

Processing Assistant III, 293-04-512

Posted September 20, 2023 | Closes September 26, 2023 4:30 PM

The primary purpose of the Processing Assistant III is to receive clients into the agency through persons visiting and by telephone and direct them to appropriate unit staff... Full Description

Social Worker III, 293-40-2144

Posted September 20, 2023 | Closes September 26, 2023 4:30 PM

Position will be responsible for carrying a foster care caseload for CPS Team V. This includes working with children in care and their families to provide support,... Full Description

Tax Administration

Present Use / Exemption Specialist

Posted December 1, 2022 | Open Until Filled

PRESENT USE/EXEMPTION SPECIALIST (Tax Administration) / Grade 64). Wilkes County is seeking applicants for the position of Present Use/Exemption Specialist. An employee in... Full Description