The Pisgah Inn

Located between the Great Smoky Mountains, and the highest point east of the Rockies.
Hundreds of miles of hiking trails accessible from the Pisgah Inn
Spectacular Fall Color
Every hotel room has a private balcony with a sunrise view
Start your days with the best sunrise in the world
180° views from our observation deck, dining room, or hotel
Live and work above the clouds

Come work and live at the Peak of the Blue Ridge Parkway in the beautiful heart of Western North Carolina!

Recently Voted the #1 National Park Lodge by Readers Choice, we run a well renowned, high-volume, fine dining restaurant, two retail outlets, and an Inn with 51 rooms. We are looking for a staff that can carry out our vision, that every guest and employee leave with a positive memory or experience.

The breathtaking views that encompass 4 surrounding cities are without a doubt what attracts most of our guests. However, the heart of Pisgah is what draws them in for life long visitation. 20 minutes from the surrounding towns of Asheville, Candler, Waynesville and Brevard. Just minutes from hikes and gorgeous waterfalls.

About The Pisgah Inn

The Pisgah Inn is a one-of-a-kind experience. The view at the Peak of the Blue Ridge Parkway outside of Asheville, NC, maybe what draws many of our employees in, but it is the experience of Pisgah that keeps them returning season after season. With employee housing available on-site, it makes for a beautiful short walk to work. Our world-renowned restaurant fills daily with guests from surrounding cities, as well as our in-house guests that have traveled and have the luxury of staying in one of our fifty-one rooms. The bikers that stop in at our country store know it like it is home. Once you become a part of Pisgah, you'll never let go.

The Employee Experience

Pisgah Inn is right in the heart of Pisgah National Forest near the southern end of the Blue Ridge Parkway. It is the ultimate backyard and playground. Located right on the Mountains to Sea trail, you will find unlimited trails and waterfalls. The energy that flows through the staff at Pisgah Inn is pretty incredible to be a part of. Once you're here, it's a feeling that you cannot help but embrace. We value each and every employee, which helps ensure that our vision is met, that "Every Guest and Employee leaves with a positive memory or experience." Our fast-paced, high-volume work environment is the perfect place to build on and gain experience. Please, come experience the magic that is Pisgah!

Ideal Candidate

What does an ideal candidate look like for the Pisgah Inn? A good fit for Pisgah is an individual that thrives in a positive work environment. We want employees that are happy to be here and in a state of mind that reflects a welcoming experience onto our customers and guests. 

If your idea of fun is:

  • back-country camping in the Shining Rock Wilderness
  • visiting interesting and unique shops on Main St.
  • just sitting in a rocking chair with your friends, watching the stars come out
  • the feeling you get when you make a guest's day

...then the Pisgah Inn is for you.

We are a one-of-a-kind experience, made possible by the individuals who go the extra mile for the visitors, and for each other.

**We are currently hiring Seasonal Servers, Dish Machine Operators, Bussers, Experienced Breakfast Cooks, Cooks (Lunch and Dinner), Pantry, Food Expo, Housekeepers, Laundry Attendants, Sales Associates (Gift Shop, Country Store and Cafe), Dining Room Supervisor and a Part-Time Grounds Person for the Season (3/29 to 11/1).**

Also hiring for a Maintenance Associate Year-Round who must be Local.

**Masks are expected to be required, most likely all of this year, both by employees and customers.  Social distancing, cleaning, disinfecting and sanitization procedures in place in all departments.**

Room and Board

We have employee housing that is set up suite style. A bathroom is shared by two rooms, which each consist of two employees. All of your room and board expenses are covered for $189/bi-weekly.

**Expected for 2021 season to be like 2020 season in which there will be one person per room and shared bathroom with a suitemate with sanitization procedures in place**

What does this include?

  • 3 gourmet meals per day (Chef's Blue Plate of Choice)
  • All utilities included (Water, heat, electric, trash & recycling)
  • Free satellite TV service in your room (100+ channels)
  • Free High-Speed WiFi
  • Free-to-use employee laundry facility

Ask about room-rent refund opportunities!

Employee Perks

25% off gifts in gift shop

Getting Here and Getting Around

Transportation is not needed to get around our property, as a short walk will get you to any point. However, you are welcome to bring and park your vehicles at no charge. Having your own transportation is ideal, as public transportation does not travel up the mountain from any of the surrounding towns. Asheville International Airport is just 30 minutes from our location on the Parkway.

For Fun

Not only is the Pisgah Inn surrounded by a National Forest filled with amazing hikes and breathtaking waterfalls, we are just 20 minutes from surrounding cities, including the unique Asheville, NC.

How to Apply

Hello, possible future Team Member of Pisgah Inn.

Click APPLY HERE to complete our online application. We look forward to hearing from you! 


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