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

City Clerk

The TOWN OF MOREHEAD CITY on the beautiful Crystal Coast in eastern NC is advertising for the approaching vacancy of the CITY CLERK position.  The current City Clerk will be retiring in Spring 2017 so the City is seeking to hire a qualified individual to take over the position at that time but begin employment in January 2017, working in a trainee status until the City Clerk retires.  Duties include, but not limited to: attends all official meetings of the City Council; prepares agendas and meeting minutes; serves as custodian of City records; maintains Code of Ordinances; and performs work as required for City Council and City Manager.  MUST BE proficient in office standards.  Associates/technical degree in business or secretarial science preferred.  Considerable experience in municipal administrative/office operations.  Must be able to attend evening meetings as necessary.  NC Driver’s License and Notary Public license required.  Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) certification required or able to obtain within a minimum of 2 years upon hire.  Background/drug test required.  Hiring range as trainee: $38,292 to $42,203 depending on experience and qualifications.  Excellent benefits. Applications may be downloaded from our website at and mailed to: Town of Morehead City, Human Resources Director, 706 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557.  Qualified applicants may also apply at any Employment Security Commission office.  Application deadline September 30, 2016 or until filled.  EOE

Application deadline:  September 30, 2016 or Until Filled

Posted:  September 9, 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