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.

  • CLICK HERE for Application Process
  • 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 TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY has a vacancy for a full-time PLANNING & INSPECTIONS ASSISTANT to perform complex skilled administrative work in support of the Planning & Inspections Department.  Duties include processes building permits, fees, CAMA applications; manages/schedules inspections; oversees office functions; prepares/manages department records, forms, files; prepares Board agendas; attends Board meetings and transcribes minutes; customer support.  MUST BE proficient in office standards.  Associates/technical degree in business or secretarial science preferred.  Considerable experience in administrative support/office operations.  NC Driver’s License.  Background/drug test required.  Hiring range: $31,274 – $34,401 DOQ.  Excellent benefits.   Applicants may apply at 309 Commerce Street, Morehead City, NC or the nearest Employment Security Commission office.  Applications may also be downloaded from our website at and mailed to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, 706 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557.   EOE  Open Until Filled 

Posted:  November 19, 2015

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY has a vacancy for a full-time POLICE OFFICER I.  This position performs protective service work involving general or support duty police assignments as well as work performed under emergency conditions. Duties include community policing, patrol, criminal and accident investigations, traffic enforcement, arrests, issuing warrants and summons, preparing reports.  Position may be physically/psychologically demanding; involves considerable personal hazard. High school diploma or GED required.  Valid NC driver’s license and possession of Basic Law Enforcement Certificate issued by the State of North Carolina.  Drug/background testings required.  Hiring range: $34,480 – $39,652 DOQ.  Excellent benefits package.  Download application at  Police Department website.  Mail applications to: Morehead City Police Department, Attn: Employment, 300 N. 12th St., Morehead City, NC 28557.  Qualified applicants may also apply at NC Employment Security Commission, 309 Commerce St., Morehead City, NC, or any ESC location.  Position open until filled.  EOE

 Posted: September 9, 2015