Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

The Town of Beech Mountain is an equal opportunity employer that is dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination. The Town will make all employment decisions without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or marital status. The Town of Beech Mountain participates in E-Verify.

The Town is now accepting applications for the following position(s):  

Summer Camp Counselor: 
A Buckeye Adventure Camp Counselor is responsible for planning, and leading programs while providing positive experiences for participants.  They will also be responsible for the general safety and development, growth, and skill achievement of the participants. The incumbent will provide high quality outdoor educational and recreational experiences for participants. All Counselors must participate in five days of training before camp begins.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Organize and lead a variety of group activities each week.  Activities may include crafts, nature, songs, games, opening and closing procedures, swimming, canoeing. This includes time spent on the bus.
  • Communicate with parents about participant’s experiences and report concerns to Camp Leadership.
  • Assist in maintaining accurate program records including incident reports, logbook documentation, and daily attendance.
  • Know and understand ALL emergency procedures associated with the camp program.
  • Exhibit personal habits, health, dress, speech, table etiquette and relationships with other staff that serve as a beneficial model to campers.
  • Help guide Junior Counselors to have a deeper understanding of leadership and counseling skills.
  • Learn all opening and closing procedures for recreation facility.


            • Upon hire, completion of First Aid and CPR certification or must be able to attend class on Beech Mountain.
            • Experience in camp, youth programs, recreation, working with children
            • Ability to lead, plan, organize, and implement program activities.
            • Ability to work as a member of a team and the ability to accomplish tasks with little direct supervision.
            • Strong organizational and communication skills.
            • Occasional weekend work or evening hours will be required.
            Summer Camp Counselor training will take place June 13, 2016 – June 17, 2016, or earlier if availability permits. Summer camp dates run from June 20, 2016 – July 29, 2016. Hourly rate of pay is set at $9.00.  Position will be open until filled.

To Apply

Application for Employment

Police Officers Form F-3 (LE) – Law Enforcement Personal History Statement

All applications may be filled out and submitted online to clerk@townofbeechmountain.com or may to be mailed to:

Town of Beech Mountain
Attention: Jennifer Broderick Town Clerk / HR
403 Beech Mountain Parkway
Beech Mountain, NC 28604

More information may be obtained by e-mailing clerk@townofbeechmountain.com.

E-Verify Posters:


Town Hall or Billing
Phone: (828) 387-4236

Police (non-emergency)
Phone: (828) 387-2342

Town of Beech Mountain
403 Beech Mountain Pkwy
Beech Mountain, NC 28604
Phone: (828) 387-4236
Fax: (828) 387-4862

Fire Department (non-emergency)
Phone: (828) 387-4612

Public Works & Utilities
Phone: (828) 387-9282

Parks & Recreation
Phone: (828) 387-3003