Thank you for visiting the Town of Forest City's Career Opportunities page. We appreciate your interest in employment with the Town of Forest City and look forward to reviewing your candidacy.


The Town of Forest City is seeking a qualified applicant for the position of Accountant. 

Applicant must be a graduate from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and experience in governmental accounting; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Knowledge of professional accounting principles and practices, laws, general statutes, rules, and regulations governing specific municipal accounting tasks is preferred as well as the ability to perform a variety of fiscal or accounting functions and to change priorities quickly while maintaining accuracy.  Salary range for this position is $37,849 to $56,774.  Successful applicant must pass drug test and criminal background check prior to employment.  The Town of Forest City is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.  Applications will be accepted from April 2, 2018 until 5:00pm on April 13, 2018.  Applications can be obtained at our website www.townofforestcity.com or at the Human Resources Department located at 128 North Powell Street, Forest City, NC 28043.  For further information call 828-248-5242.


Please click here to download our application. You may turn your application in at Town Hall, Monday - Friday from 8:00am - 5:00pm.