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Employment Opportunities

See below for job openings with our library system: We offer a great work environment with good people! Apply below to join our team:

Send All Applications To:


Mail to Nantahala Regional Library

11 Blumenthal St. 

Murphy, NC 28906

Finance Officer

Full-Time Executive Finance Officer for Nantahala Regional Library

Deadline: February 19, 2023


Nantahala Regional Library is seeking to hire a Finance Officer. This position will begin with a part time training period for 30-60 days depending on experience. Upon successful completion of the training, this person will be appointed NRL’s next Finance Officer which will be a full-time position with benefits. 

Job Details

  • Part Time: 20 Hrs/week (for 30-60 days) and then Full Time: 37.5 Hrs/week after training period

  • Pay: $18/hr for training period. Full-time pay based on experience and ability to complete training.

Library Substitutes

As needed position

We are consistently looking for highly skilled and available library substitutes to help fill in when a staff member is out of work. If you are flexible and would like to fill in where needed, you can apply here. Please indicate what days/locations are preferable for you when you apply. We will keep your application on file and contact you when the need arises. 

State of Franklin Program Employee

Ongoing Temporary Employee

The State of Franklin Health Council provides assistance with the  Senior Community Service Employment Program to the residents of Swain, Macon, Clay, Jackson, Cherokee, Haywood, Graham, Buncombe, Madison, Transylvania and Henderson counties - as well as the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians(EBCI).

The requirements for State of Franklin positions are:
    • 55 or older
    • Income eligible
    • Seeking employment

These positions are typically 20 hours per week and minimum wage ($7.25/hr).  They are also temporary with a 4 year cap. To be considered at our libraries please fill out a substitute application and call one of our libraries to see if you qualify for the position. 

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