Jobs Available/Businesses Hiring/Workforce Training

Companies Currently Hiring

Looking for a job? These firms are currently hiring.

Isothermal Region (Cleveland, McDowell, Polk, and Rutherford Counties)

Outside of the Isothermal Region

  • PepsiCo – Hiring full-time, front-line employees
  • Amazon – Hiring full-time and part-time
  • Small Business Administration – Primarily temporary positions with some virtual opportunities.
  • Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC) – CCNC is hiring a Statewide Contact Tracing Team to contact North Carolinians who have been exposed to COVID-19, explain how they can keep themselves and others safe, and connect them to necessary healthcare resources. 

North Carolina Immediate Employment Opportunities

Click here to be taken to the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina resources for immediate employment around the state.

NCWorks Career Centers

The three NCWorks Career Center in our region are currently closed to the public in order to protect the health of customers and staff. While not serving customers in-person, they will continue to provide services virtually and by phone. Please contact your closest Center (information below) to receive staff-assisted services, whether you are a jobseeker or an employer. You may also continue to access NCWorks Online at

Also, remember that NCWorks Career Centers are not actually “unemployment offices,” and we do not process Unemployment Insurance claims. (For information on filing for Unemployment Insurance, click here). We do help unemployed jobseekers to find new jobs. Currently, you do not need to visit NCWorks to file an unemployment insurance claim. To apply for unemployment benefits, visit or call: 888-737-0259.