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 TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY located on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina has a vacancy for 3 full-time FIREFIGHTER/EMT-PARAMEDIC positions.  Duties include responding to emergency calls; suppressing fires; providing basic and advanced life support and emergency medical services; handling hazardous materials; operating and maintaining vehicles and equipment; preparing and maintaining detailed reports.  Position requires knowledge of the principles and techniques of emergency care, automobile extraction, and emergency transportation; fire suppression methods and techniques; proper handling of hazardous materials.  Must possess high school diploma or GED.  Firefighter I & II, EMT-Paramedic, Technical Rescue and HAZMAT certifications required.  Possession of a valid, unrestricted NC driver’s license required.  Background/drug test required. Applicants must be able to obtain OSHA-required respirator clearance.  Hiring salary – $48,630 (based on 2912 annual hours at $16.70 per hour).  Excellent benefits package.  Applications may be downloaded from City website at and mailed to:  Town of Morehead City, HR Director, 706 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC  28557.  Qualified applicants may also apply at any Employment Security Commission (ESC) location.  EOE

 Application deadline:  September 9, 2016

 Posting date: August 25, 2016

For a copy of the city application click here.



Building Maintenance Technician II

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY has a vacancy for a full-time BUILDING MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN II to perform skilled work maintaining and repairing public buildings and facilities.  Primary duties include maintaining and repairing HVAC units; minor plumbing and electrical work.  Possession of an EPA Technician Certification and a valid NC Driver’s License required.  High school diploma or GED.  Background/drug tests required.  Hiring range $28,579 to $32,865.  Excellent benefits package.  Apply at the NC Employment Security Commission, 309 Commerce St., Morehead City, NC, or any ESC location, or download City application from our website at and mail to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, 706 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557.  EOE  Open Until Filled.  

Posted 8-22-16

For a copy of the city application click here.

Deadline:  Open until filled