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This is an exciting time to work in local government in our region and there are so many new career paths to choose from. Whether you are interested in community planning, marketing, IT, public safety, or environmental health, you can Work Local through local government.

You may be familiar with the phrase "Shop Local"... In our region, we use the phrase "Work Local" to showcase the immense benefit you can bring to your community by working for a city, town, or county.

Explore open opportunities below.

Submitting Job Opportunities

CPRC member governments can post job opportunities for free using the link below. 

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Member Organization:
Johnston County
The Johnston County Planning and Development Department has an immediate opening for a Senior Planner - Long Range Focus. Salary: $63,800.77 - $108,461.29 Annually Desired Education and Experience: Graduation from a four year college or university with a degree in planning, and three years experience as a professional planner which includes experience with long range planning. Apply online.
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Johnston County
An exciting and challenging role that requires a strong legal background and the ability to provide professional legal representation to various departments, with a primary focus on the Johnston County Department of Social Services (DSS). Salary: $94,814.69 - $161,184.99 Annually Desired Education and Experience: JD from an ABA-accredited law school and active NC law license. Apply online.
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Member Organization:
Raleigh
The GIS Specialist is responsible for field data collection and updating multiple datasets used to support Stormwater asset management and watershed planning. The position provides for the maintenance of spatial data by creating and editing features, integrating development plan sets and as-built surveys into our GIS dataset, and performing field investigations as needed.
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Member Organization:
Raleigh
The new Green Stormwater Infrastructure Operations Supervisor will join the Parks and Natural Resources Division within the Parks and Recreation Department and build a new team responsible for streamlining GSI maintenance and operations processes and helping coordinate staff engaged in this cross departmental effort aimed at maximizing the useful life and habitat benefits of GSI assets.
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Chatham County
The primary purpose of this position is to serve as the agency lead for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and the Infection Control Program, as well as provide support for communicable disease and clinical staff.
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Pinehurst
We are recruiting for our next Assistant Public Services Director to provide innovative leadership and project management for solid waste and streets and grounds maintenance. This department keeps Pinehurst running smoothly from street and right-of-way maintenance to managing solid waste and Village grounds. To learn more about this leadership opportunity, visit www.vopnc.org.
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Cary
Cary is seeking a skilled facility project manager to join our team. We specialize in the adaptive design and management of diverse projects that are focused not only from the perspective of the owner, but in such a way as to create great outcomes for our community. More than just completing projects, our project managers must grasp how each initiative contributes to achieving Cary's broader goals
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Member Organization:
Raleigh
The Senior Engineering Supervisor reports to the Asset Management and Planning Manager and is responsible for developing and leading the watershed planning, asset management, and GIS and technology programs. This individual will lead development of the stormwater capital improvements program; supervise project managers responsible for a portfolio of planning and asset management projects and more.
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Member Organization:
Raleigh
This position, with a working title of Project Manager will collaborate with Stormwater Division staff, other City departments, consulting engineers, citizens, and stakeholders to help deliver Drainage Assistance (DA) and Capital Improvement (CIP) projects from planning, design, and through construction.
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Member Organization:
Robbins
Performs intermediate protective service work involving a variety of law enforcement or special duty police assignments; does related work as required. Work is performed under emergency conditions and involves personal hazards. Work is performed under the regular supervision of a Police Supervisor.
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Member Organization:
Clayton
* Salary Grade SG 302* * Recruitment Range: $44,532.00 - $55,607.00*Salary offered will be determined based on directly related experience *Work Location is 653 Hwy 42 W, Clayton, NC (Johnston County) *The Town of Clayton is seeking applicants for a Wastewater Treatment Operator for the Water Sewer Wastewater Treatment Plant Department. VIEW FULL JOB POST AND TO OFFICIALLY APPLY VISIT TOWN WEBSITE
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Member Organization:
Clayton
* Salary Grade SG309* * Recruitment Range: $70,416.00 - $87,940.00* Performs difficult technical, administrative and management work planning, organizing, and directing work of crews engaged in repair, replacement, and installation of water distribution and sewer collection lines, pumping stations and appurtenances. TO VIEW FULL JOB DESCRIPTION AND OFFICIALLY APPLY VISIT TOWN WEBSITE.
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Clayton
* Salary Grade SG 307 * Recruitment Range: $ 58,195.00 - $ 72,728.00 * * Salary offered will be determined based on directly related experience ** Work Location is 653 Hwy., 42 W., Clayton (Johnston County) * The Town of Clayton is seeking applicants for a Reclamation Maintenance Supervisor for the Wastewater Treatment Plant. FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION AND TO OFFICIALY APPLY VISIT TOWN WEBSITE.
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Member Organization:
Clayton
* Salary Grade SG304** Recruitment Range: $49,561.00 - $61,866.00* Salary offered will be determined based on directly related experience *** Work Location is 653 Hwy 42 W. Clayton, NC (Johnston County) * The Town of Clayton is seeking applicants for a Instrumentation Control Technician for the Water Resources Department. FULL JOB DESCRIPTION & TO OFFICIALLY APPLY VISIT TOWN WEBSITE.
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Member Organization:
Clayton
* Salary Grade SG 304* * Recruitment Range: $49,561.00 - $61,866.00* Salary offered will be determined based on directly related experience *** Work Location is 653 Hwy. 42 W. Clayton, NC (Johnston County) * The Town of Clayton is seeking applicants for a Crew Leader for the Water Resource Department, Water Sewer Division. FULL JOB DESCRIPTION AND TO OFFICIALLY APPLY VISIT TOWN WEBSITE.
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Member Organization:
Whispering Pines
The Manager is the Village’s full-time administrative leader, responsible for executing policies established by the Council and ensuring adherence to ordinances, resolutions, and policies while leading and overseeing the daily work of all departments. Anticipated salary range of $100,000 - $120,000.
Member Organization:
Morrisville

The portfolio of the Assistant Town Manager in Morrisville will include varied departments and functions with overlapping responsibilities; therefore, leadership and collaborative aptitude are critical. The Assistant Town Manager will also play a key role in working with the Town Manager and Town Council to implement the Council’s vision and the Town’s strategic plan.

Member Organization:
Pine Level

Works with the Mayor and Council to develop consensus on a clear vision of the future of the community and the organization; manages and supervises the Town government staff; maintains accountability for the hiring, training, performance management, retention, and separation of all Town employees;Serves as budget developer, balances budget, finds grants and oversees/ handles the Town's financials.

Member Organization:
Durham County

The Stormwater Education Specialist will create and conduct public education and outreach campaigns around stormwater, water quality, nutrient reduction, and pollution prevention to further County efforts to comply with NC Nutrient Management Strategies. Salary range is $52,730 - $89,577.

Member Organization:
CAMPO

The GIS Technician will take part in a variety of long-range planning studies, public engagement efforts, transportation project development, and technical analysis. The primary function of this position is to provide support for planning, GIS, and modeling staff on various technical and planning projects. Work is performed under the general supervision of the GIS Analyst.

Member Organization:
Cary

Cary is seeking an experienced, collaborative, innovative Development Liaison to perform professional work serving as a primary point of contact for customers; coordinating and explaining Town development processes and requirements in an understandable, professional and customer-friendly manner to both internal and external stakeholders.

Member Organization:
Durham County

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The purpose of the Operations & Maintenance II position is to perform, as lead, routine skilled and technical work in the operation of the Triangle Wastewater Treatment Plant (TWWTP). Must possess a NC Biological Wastewater Grade III Certification.

Member Organization:
Raleigh

Plan departmental fiscal activities High-level financial planning, analysis, forecasting, accounting Direct & manage funds, capital programs, enterprise reserves Use financial models & scenario analysis Set enterprise fees-for-service to support a 7-year balanced budget Engage in business intelligence solutions Prepare annual budget presentation Manage a team

Member Organization:
Cary

The Digital Marketing Specialist develops, implements, documents, and monitors a digital media strategy that conveys Cary’s values, communicates key messages, promotes major events and initiatives, and brings brand awareness to a national audience.

Member Organization:
Cary

The Marketing Strategist will identify opportunities to convey Cary’s core values, communicate key messages, reinforce brand consistency, promote major events and initiatives, and increase awareness to a national and international audience. We are looking for an outgoing, strategic thinker with an established record of networking, media relations, and placement at the regional and national levels.

Member Organization:
Carrboro

Performs intermediate protective service work involving a variety of law enforcement or special duty police assignments; does related work as required. Work is performed under emergency conditions and involves personal hazard. Work is performed under the regular supervision of a Police Supervisor.

Member Organization:
Carrboro

Performs intermediate semiskilled work operating sanitation and related equipment in the collection and transportation of residential solid waste; does related work as required. Work is performed under the regular supervision of the Solid Waste Supervisor.