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

 

 

 

Building Inspector

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY has a vacancy for a PART-TIME BUILDING INSPECTOR (any level) in our Planning & Inspections Department.  Typical duties include performing building, electrical, mechanical or plumbing inspections; reviewing plans; performing field inspections and re-inspections of building and facilities for compliance.  High school diploma or GED, experience in the inspection specialties and construction trades.  At a minimum, possession of Level 1 probationary certifications in Building, Plumbing, Electrical, Mechanical trades NC Driver’s License/background & drug tests required.  Hourly rate dependent upon qualifications and experience.  Part-time approximately 20 hours per week.  No benefits.  Applications may be downloaded from City website at https://moreheadcitync.org/home-human-resources/human-resources-employment-application and either:

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

 Deadline:  Open until filled  EOE

 

Police Officers

 The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY is seeking dynamic individuals to join our professional and progressive police department as we begin our upcoming hiring process for POLICE OFFICERS.  Individuals possessing certifications from basic to advanced levels in law enforcement 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 & summons, and 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 testing required.  Hiring salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.  The City provides an excellent benefits package. 

Applications may be downloaded from our website at https://moreheadcitync.org/home-human-resources/human-resources-employment-application and either:

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

Application deadline:  Open Until Filled / EOE

 

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

 

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