You may submit an application at any time to the Town of Tryon, either in person or via mail.


Payroll and Accounts Payable Clerk : Salary Range $34,654 to $51,981

Harmon Field Park Superintendent:  Salary Range $38,206 to $57,309

Harmon Field Park Maintenance Worker I:  Salary Range $33,004 to $49,506

Harmon Field Park Maintenance Worker II:  Salary Range $34,654 to $51,981

STARTING SALARY RANGE: $41,122.00 – $63,183.00 Annually

The Town of Tryon, with a population of 1,562 is currently accepting applications for a qualified experienced Police Officer.

Responsibilities include:  Enforcing North Carolina State Statutes and municipal ordinances to protect and serve the Town. Patrol the Town to maintain order, prevent crimes, and protect life and property. Responding to calls for service, conducting preliminary and follow-up investigations through interviews and gathering and securing of evidence and attending Court. Additionally, conduct motor vehicle crash investigations.

Minimum Requirements:  Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and completion of North Carolina Basic Law Enforcement Training. Must meet the requirements to be certified as a law enforcement officer in the State of North Carolina by the North Carolina Education, Training, and Standards Commission.

Starting Pay:  Equivalent with Experience

To Apply:  Complete a Town Application which can be found on the Town’s web page, Personal History Statement from the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission. For a complete application packet or additional information, contact Chief Randall R. Hodge, rhodge@tryonnc.gov or Capt. Scott Holt, ash@tryonnc.gov or by calling Tryon Police Department at (828) 859-9195.

Completed applications can be dropped off at the Tryon Police Department located at 291 N. Trade St. Tryon, NC 28782 between the hours of 7AM-7PM.

Posting is active until position is filled. EOE.

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SALARY RANGE ($36,387 TO $54,580)

Town of Tryon is seeking an experienced individual to work in the Water and Sewer Department.  Experience in maintenance and construction preferred. Duties include installation and repair of water and sewer lines. Experience with heavy equipment a plus. Open until filled.

SKILLED MAINTENANCE WORKER: The Town of Tryon is seeking a skilled maintenance worker to assist all departments. Applicant should be proficient in mechanical, electrical, plumbing and general maintenance. Reports to Public Works Director. Open until filled.

Hiring Rate: $17.49 per hour
(Salary Range $36,387 to $54,580)



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