Employment Opportunities

Utility Technician - The Town of Burgaw is currently seeking a Public Works Utility Technician. Must have valid NC Driver’s License and be able to perform skilled work in the operation and maintenance of facilities and equipment utilized in the Town’s water distribution and wastewater collection system. High school diploma or G.E.D. required. 1-2 years of experience in municipal water or wastewater industry preferred. Possession of or have the ability to receive a C Well, B-Distribution and Collections-II certification within two years of initial employment. Additional college-level course work in chemistry, math or biology preferred. Excellent benefits package; salary range is $30,426-$42,596 based on qualifications and experience. Qualified applicants may pick up applications and a detailed job description at the Town of Burgaw Municipal Building located at 109 N. Walker St, Burgaw NC or download here: job description and employment application. Please return completed applications and resumes to Kristin Wells at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or kwells@townofburgaw.com by 5:00 PM on September 22, 2017. Posted September 8, 2017. EOE

Patrol Officer – The Burgaw Police Department is currently seeking applicants for the position of Patrol Officer. All applicants must be BLET certified and possess good public relation skills. Starting salary $36,000, depending on experience. Excellent benefit package. Qualified applicants may pick up applications and a detailed job description at the Town of Burgaw Municipal Building located at 109 N. Walker St, Burgaw NC or download here: job description and employment application.   Please return completed applications to Kristin Wells at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or kwells@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled. Posted July 26, 2017. Revised August 10, 2017. EOE

Town Manager – The Town of Burgaw (pop. 4,200) is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Town Manager to perform highly responsible administrative, executive, and supervisory functions in directing and coordinating all municipal activities for the Town; serves as chief administrative/executive officer and performs related work as required. The Town Manager directs, supervises, and coordinates the operations and functions of all departments to ensure a smooth, effective municipal government operation that complies with all state and federal laws and local ordinances, resolutions and regulations. Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, management, planning, or civil engineering is required; master’s degree in one of the above fields preferred. Experience in municipal administration is necessary; experience in local government finance or any equivalent combination of training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities is preferred. Terms of employment related to this position are dictated by contract; this position reports directly to the Board of Commissioners. Salary is dependent on qualifications; excellent benefit package. Qualified applicants may pick up applications and a detailed job description at the Town of Burgaw Municipal Building located at 109 N. Walker St, Burgaw NC or download here: job description and employment application.  Please return completed applications and resumes to Kristin Wells at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or kwells@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled. Posted July 12, 2017.  EOE