For 48+ years NOC has led the outdoor industry, taking more guests whitewater rafting and teaching more paddlers than any other outdoor recreation company. NOC also provides top-quality aerial and trail-based adventures, wilderness medicine as well as unmatched retail service, foodservice, lodging, and trip planning services. Behind NOC's success is our staff’s commitment to our five core values: Lead by Example, Service Before Self, Do the Right Thing, Work Hard/Play Hard and Make it Happen. These core values unite a community of leaders and pioneers in an exciting, fun and always changing work environment.
NOC career opportunities offer a rare combination of work in beautiful locations, a chance to grow skills and to share a passion for active outdoor recreation. Ideal candidates are leaders in the workplace that wish to join a unique, values-driven organization. They aspire to excellence in their fields and disciplines and they demonstrate a commitment to the service of others. Above all, they want to provide guests with unforgettable experiences. If this sounds like you, we hope you'll apply to join the NOC team.
Servers for the Nantahala Outdoor Center work in River’s End Restaurant which is right on the Nantahala River in the beautiful Nantahala Gorge located in Wesser, NC. Servers with NOC have an ideal schedule that allows them time off each week to enjoy all the adventures this area offers, while also still working a full schedule!
This position reports to our Front of House Management team and is classified as seasonal. We are primarily looking for Servers that are available to start in March, April or May and be available until October. However, we do also have positions available for peak season (Memorial Day - Labor Day). Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Servers are required to have weekend and holiday availability, as well as, be available to work morning, day or evening shifts as needed and outlined by management.
Applicants with little to no serving experience would be encouraged to apply for our Host position with the option to move into Serving if they show good work ethic.
Physical Requirements and Environment
The above noted job description is not intended to describe, in detail, the multitude of tasks that may be assigned but rather to provide a general sense of the responsibilities and expectations of this position. As the nature of business demands change, so too may the essential functions of this position.
The Nantahala Outdoor Center (NOC) is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity in any and all terms, conditions or privileges of employment including hiring, promotions, termination, training and compensation. The NOC does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic condition or any other status protected by federal, state or local law, where applicable. Furthermore, the NOC is committed to a work environment free of discrimination and harassment through respecting and valuing the diversity among employees and all those with whom the NOC does business.