Employment Opportunities

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. This is a full-time one year contract position. Must be flexible in the work schedule, including evenings and weekends. Associate’s degree in recreation management and relevant 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 to Kristin Wells at 109 N. Walker Street, Burgaw, NC 28425 or kwells@townofburgaw.com. Position open until filled.  EOE (Revised April 20, 2017)

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 range is $20,800-$29,120, depending on experience. Excellent benefit package. Pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check 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 26, 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 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 (Revised April 12, 2017)

Director of Public Works – The Town of Burgaw (pop. 4,200) is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director of Public Works to perform supervisory, administrative, and technical tasks in directing the activities of the Public Works Department.  Requirements: High School diploma/GED, minimum of four (4) years of supervisory experience in a public works setting, must have a C-Well Operations License and Distribution/Collections Certificates. Must have a valid driver’s license and good driving record. Normal working hours for this position is 7:30 AM-4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. Salary range is $44k-$64k DOQ; excellent benefit package. Pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check 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. Position open until filled. EOE

Detective Sergeant- The Town of Burgaw Police Department is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Detective Sergeant.  All applicants must meet all requirements of the NC Criminal Justice Training and Standards Commission. This position requires at least 5 years of law enforcement experience with at least 2 years of experience as a detective or investigator.  Salary range $36,974-$54,904 DOQ. 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. EOE