Employment Opportunities

Administrative Assistant – The Burgaw Police Department is actively seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Administrative Assistant.  Under general supervision, the candidate must be able to perform specialized police duties with respect to processing, indexing and filing of police records.  Applicant must be able to perform administrative support for the department.  Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and have good communication skills. The applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent, with additional business college secretarial and bookkeeping courses preferred. The applicant must be able to obtain certification in DCI within six months of hire.  Salary range $20,800-$29,120 DOQ; excellent benefit package. Pre-employment drug screening and criminal background required. 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 by 5:00 PM on April 12, 2017. EOE

Parks & Recreation Community Development Coordinator – The Town of Burgaw (pop. 4,200) is seeking a Parks & Recreation Community Development Coordinator to perform a variety of duties related to developing, organizing, and coordinating events, activities, and programs for all age groups and interest levels of the community. This is a temporary full-time position for a six month period, with possibility of it becoming permanent full-time. Must be flexible in the work schedule, including evenings and weekends. Associate’s degree in recreation management and minimum three years of experience in related field preferred. Hourly rate is $10-$16, depending on qualifications and experience. Benefits not provided.  Qualified applicants may pick up a job description and an employment application 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.  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. Salary range is $31,500-$41,600, 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 application.   Please return completed applications to Kristin Wells at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or kwells@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled. EOE