Human Resources | Job Openings

 

Welcome to the Town of Morehead City job openings page!

Below is a listing of our current vacancies for which we are accepting applications. If you are interested in any position and meet the qualifications stated in the listing, we encourage you to submit an application for employment with the Town of Morehead City. Please review the application process prior to completing an application.

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Current Postings

Summer Workers

Do you like being outside and working in some of the desirable locations in Morehead City?  Does working along the Morehead City waterfront or inside one of our many parks interest you?  If so, consider working for the TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY to BEAUTIFY our city!!!  We are looking for energetic, enthusiastic, hard-working individuals to spend your summer months working for our TEAM!  Individuals will be responsible for beautifying and sprucing up areas such as the Charter boat ramps, kayak launch, City Park, downtown waterfront, Mitchell Village Community Park, and many other locations.

 Work schedule approximately 40 hours per week; weekday and weekend hours.  Hourly rate = $11.78.  Background/drug tests required.  Work permit required for individuals under 18 years of age. To apply, complete an application at our website https://moreheadcitync.org/home-human-resources/human-resources-employment-application and either:

  • Mail to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, PO Box 1942, Morehead City, NC 28557;
  • Email to: employmentapplications@moreheadcitync.org; or
  • Apply at the nearest Employment Security Commission office. EOE

Application deadline:  Open Until Filled

 

Seasonal Worker

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY is now hiring for SEASONAL workers in the Public Services department.  High school diploma or GED. NC Driver’s license, background/drug tests required.   Temporary positions without benefits.  Work schedule approximately 40 hours per week; some weekend hours.  $11.78 per hour. Applications may be downloaded from our website at https://moreheadcitync.org/home-human-resources/human-resources-employment-application and mailed to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, PO Box 1942, Morehead City, NC 28557 or emailed to employmentapplications@moreheadcitync.org.  Applicants may also apply at the nearest Employment Security Commission office. EOE

Application deadline:  Open Until Filled

 

Chief Wastewater Plant Operator

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY is seeking to fill a vacancy for the position of CHIEF WASTEWATER PLANT OPERATOR in our Water & Sewer Department. Duties include serving as Operator in Responsible Charge (ORC) of the wastewater treatment plant; daily supervising of plant operator(s); operation of wastewater treatment plant include inspections, troubleshooting, repairs and maintenance; oversees and participates in the preparation and maintenance of operation records, logs and reports; maintains and purchases inventory. Able to lift, stoop, kneel, crouch; work in internal and external environmental conditions; good communication skills. High school diploma or GED with coursework in chemistry, biology, wastewater or water treatment. NC Driver’s License. Grade III Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator and Grade I Wastewater Collection certifications required. Background/drug test. Hiring range: $44,002-$50,602 DOQ. Excellent benefits.

Download City application from website at: https://moreheadcitync.org/home-humanresources/human-resources-employment-application and MUST BE EITHER:

  • Mailed to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, PO Box 1942, Morehead City, NC 28557;
  • Emailed to employmentapplications@moreheadcitync.org; or
  • Applied to at the nearest Employment Security Commission office.

Application deadline: Open Until Filled EOE

 

Police Officer

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY located on the beautiful Crystal Coast in eastern NC is seeking dynamic individuals to join the professional and progressive Police Department staff as we begin our upcoming hiring process for POLICE OFFICERS.  Individuals possessing certifications from levels Basic to Advanced will be considered in the hiring process.  Protective service work in support of general duty police assignments or work performed under emergency conditions includes community policing, patrol, criminal and accident investigations, traffic enforcement, arrests, issuing warrants and summons, preparing reports.  High school diploma or GED required.  Valid NC driver’s license.  Minimum possession of Basic Law Enforcement Certificate (BLET) issued by the State of North Carolina.  Drug/background testings required.  Hiring salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.  The City provides an excellent Police benefits package.  To apply download City application from website at: https://moreheadcitync.org/home-human-resources/human-resources-employment-application and MUST BE EITHER:

  • Mailed to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, PO Box 1942, Morehead City, NC 28557;
  • Emailed to employmentapplications@moreheadcitync.org; or
  • Applied to at the nearest Employment Security Commission office.

Further inquiries may be sent to the Human Resources office at the email address noted above.

Application deadline:  Open Until Filled EOE

 

Utility Maintenance Technician

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY has a vacancy for a full-time UTILITY MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN in the Water/Sewer Department. Position performs intermediate skilled work in the installation, repair/maintenance of water/sewer lines.  Ability to lift up to 25# regularly, 50# frequently; wearing a respirator and other specialized equipment may be required; working in internal and external environmental conditions. On-call and rotating weekend hours required. High school diploma or GED; some experience in water/sewer lines. Possession of or ability to obtain C-Well Certification and CDL Class B (tank endorsement) NC Driver’s License.  Hiring range: $29,795 – $34,264 depending on qualifications and experience.  Excellent benefits.  Background/drug testings required.  Download application from website at: https://moreheadcitync.org/home-human-resources/human-resources-employment-application and MUST EITHER BE:

  • Mailed to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, PO Box 1942, Morehead City, NC 28557;
  • Emailed to employmentapplications@moreheadcitync.org; or
  • Applied to at the nearest Employment Security Commission office.

Application deadline:  Open Until Filled EOE