Employment Opportunities

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 range is $88,932 – $124,505 based on qualifications and 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.  Please return completed applications and resumes to Kimberly Rivenbark at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or krivenbark@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled. Posted October 30, 2018.  EOE

Parks & Recreation Coordinator – The Town of Burgaw (pop. 4,200) is seeking a Parks & Recreation 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. Must be flexible in the work schedule, including evenings and weekends. Associate’s degree in recreation management and relevant experience in related field preferred. Salary range is $30,497 - $42,696 based on qualifications and experience. 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.  Please return completed applications to Kimberly Rivenbark at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or krivenbark@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled.  Posted October 24. 2018.  EOE

Recreation Leader (Part-time)– The Town of Burgaw (pop. 4,200) is seeking a Recreation Leader responsible for instructing and developing fitness classes for all segments, groups, ages, and interest levels of the community.  Must be flexible in the work schedule, including evenings and weekends. Requires High School Diploma/GED/equivalent and CPR/First Aid certification or the ability to obtain. Salary is $15.00 per hour. 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.  Please return completed applications to Kimberly Rivenbark at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or krivenbark@townofburgaw.com. Positions open until filled.  Posted November 2, 2018.  EOE

 Fire Fighter - The Town of Burgaw (pop. 4,200) is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Fire Fighter to perform firefighting and rescue operations in the District. Other duties include performing maintenance of vehicles and fire stations, and representing the Department to the public at various events. Requirements:  High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) and two (2) years of experience in firefighting and fire apparatus operation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.  Please see detailed job description for certification requirements. Salary range is $31,356 – $43,898 based on qualifications and experience. Excellent benefit package. 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.  Please return completed applications to Kimberly Rivenbark at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or krivenbark@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled.  Posted October 22, 2018.  EOE

Maintenance Worker I – The Town of Burgaw is seeking a Public Works Maintenance Worker I. Must have valid NC Driver’s License and be able to operate various field equipment such as lawnmowers, etc. Must be able to perform tasks in the maintenance and repair of town streets, buildings, landscaping and water/wastewater system. Salary starting at $26,550, depending on experience. Excellent benefit package. 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.  Please return completed applications to Kimberly Rivenbark at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or krivenbark@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled.  Previous applicants need not to apply.  Posted October 22, 2018. EOE

 

The Town of Burgaw accepts employment applications anytime and will retain on file for a period of two years. Should you be qualified for an open position, your application will be considered and contacted if selected for an interview.

Updated November 7, 2018