Contact Information

  • Cynthia Eades
  • (828) 465-8383
  • Contact via email
  • Main Location:25 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658


Health Care

  • Choice of traditional health insurance plan or a high deductible plan with a health savings account
  • Dental plan includes preventive, routine, non-routine and orthodontia coverage
  • High and low vision plans that include annual eye exam and associated eyeware
  • Tax-free flexible spending account to pay for health expenses
  • Supplemental cancer and critical care insurance plans

Employee Wellness

  • Employee Health Clinic operates 40 hours/week, providing routine and acute care for employees and family members
  • Wellness offerings include reimbursements for gym memberships, incentives for physical activity, on-site nutrition counseling and free exercise classes
  • Employee Assistance Program for employees and family members provides confidential counseling to help resolve problems that may affect work or family life

Work Life Balance

  • Generous annual, sick and holiday leave
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Time off for activities that support our local schools
  • Continuing educational assistance
  • Discount tickets to recreational venues
  • Employee appreciation days
  • Tax-free flexible spending account to pay for dependent care

Financial Security

  • Automatic membership in Local Governmental Employees Retirement System
  • 1% 401K contribution plus an additional 1% match (up to 2% total contribution by County)
  • Optional 457 supplemental retirement program
  • Life insurance equal to 1x annual salary
  • Supplemental life and dependent insurance coverage avaialble at group rates
  • Short-term disability plan at no cost to employee
  • Long-term disability plan available at group rates
  • Individual and group retirement counseling