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County Manager Announces Interim Health Director:

Hayesville, N.C. – Clay County is pleased to announce the appointment of Interim Health Director, Jackie Sellers, Ph.D. starting January 1, 2018. Ms. Janice F. Patterson will be retiring as Health Director of Clay County Health Department effective, December 31, 2017. Sellers will serve in this role while the County seeks to hire a permanent Health Director.

Job Posting:

Environmental Health Specialist

County Health Department

For complete job description and requirements, please click HERE

Job Posting:

EMT – Paramedic

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Job Posting

Processing Assistant IV 

 County Health Department

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Job Posting

Maintenance/Custodian

Dept. of Social Services

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Job Posting

Water and Sewer Director

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Job Opportunity:

Child Care Subsidy Specialist with Southwestern Child Development

For complete job description and application instructions please click HERE.

Clay County Commission Meetings

Clay County Commission meetings are held at the County Courthouse meeting room the first Thursday of the month. Meetings begin at 7:00 PM. The next meeting will be held on 3-1-2018.  To see the agend for this meeting, click HERE.

To review minutes of past Commission meetings, click HERE

Government Services


For a listing of all Clay County Services please click HERE.

Business Services


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County Events


To view Clay County’s new event calendar click HERE

To view Clay County’s Recreation Dept. new calendar click HERE