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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  • CLICK HERE for City Application | Print blank & fill out with pen
  • CLICK HERE for City Application | Fill out on computer & then print

Current Postings

 The Public Utilities Department is seeking to fill a vacancy for a full-time WASTEWATER PLANT OPERATOR in our Wastewater Treatment Plant.  Typical duties include monitoring gauges and control panels; reading meters; checking, regulating, adjusting and operating equipment; maintaining grounds; collecting wastewater samples; and performing basic lab tests.  Must be able to lift, stoop, kneel, and crouch; wear a respirator and other specialized equipment; and work in internal and external environmental conditions.  High School diploma or GED.  NC Driver’s License. Background/drug screenings required.  Possession of Grade I Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator and Grade I Wastewater Collection certificates or higher.  Minimum salary DOQ: $31,274.  Excellent benefits package. Applicants may apply at any NC Employment Security Commission location or download application from Morehead City website at and mail to Town of Morehead City, HR Director, 706 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557. Closing date: Open Until Filled.  EOE

Posted: February 2, 2016

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY has two (2) vacancies in the Streets Department for temporary, seasonal STREET MAINTENANCE WORKERS.  Duties include maintenance and repair of streets, sidewalks, and storm drains; mowing and general landscaping; custodial work; and the operation of related equipment.  High school diploma or GED. NC Driver’s license.  Background/drug tests required.   Temporary position without benefits.  $11.22 per hour.  Work schedule approximately 40 hours per week; some weekend hours. Qualified applicants may apply at the NC Employment Security Commission, 309 Commerce St., Morehead City, NC, or any ESC location.  Closing date: Open Until Filled.  EOE 

Posted: February 2, 2016