County Manager Applications Being Taken
Mitchell County is seeking a strong professional with proven leadership ability to serve as the next County Manger as our current manager is retiring. The successful candidate will be an experienced, professional and principled leader. The governing board will be seeking a strong candidate with excellent administrative and communication skills with strong financial management experience. The County Manger will lead departments, build teams to provide quality services to the County’s citizens. Mitchell County employs 106 FTE employees and 96 part time employees across 17 departments and has a total budget of $18.9M. The County Manager serves a chief administrator of county government, maintains responsibilities for administering all departments under the general control of a five member Board of Commissioners.
Candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in public administration, business management, financial management or related field or five or more successful years of local government management experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. For more information, access a full job profile and application.
To apply, please submit a cover letter of interest, detailed resume with references and application to Mitchell County % Kathy Young, Clerk to the Board, 26 Crimson Laurel Circle, Suite 1, Bakersville, NC 28705.
Range - $56,000 - $84,000
Salary is negotiable and based
on experience and qualifications
Full benefit package is included
August 22, 2016
September 30, 2016
EDC Director Sought
The MItchell County Economic Development Commission is seeking to fill the position of EDC Director. A job description is available here. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, August 31 at 5:00 p.m.
2016 General Election Info
The announcement for the 2016 General Election is now available on the Elections Office page.
Estatoe Mobile Unit Services Suspended
Due to road construction of US 19-E and safety concerns for Mitchell County citizens, the services of the mobile recycling unit at Estatoe has been suspended.
Community Health Assessment
2014 County Audit
Pay Taxes Online
Mitchell County residents can pay their property taxes by debit/credit card or by electronic check through our new online tax portal.
PLEASE NOTE: a convenience fee wil be charged by a third-party vendor who is providing the payment service.
To access the new online system, visit mitchell.webtaxpay.com.