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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. 

SUBMIT A JOB OPPORTUNITY

Member Organization:
Carrboro

Performs difficult professional and intermediate administrative work investigating, reviewing and evaluating local environmental conditions and characteristics; does related work as required. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Environmental Sustainability Coordinator and the Planning Director.

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Member Organization:
Durham County

The Durham County, NC Utilities Division, part of the Engineering and Environmental Services Department, seeks a Utility Supervisor to serve as the Operator in Responsible Charge of the Triangle Wastewater Treatment Plant (TWWTP). The ideal candidate has experience optimizing biological nutrient removal (BNR) processes to reduce the use of chemicals and energy.

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Member Organization:
Carrboro

Performs difficult professional and intermediate administrative work serving as liaison to various transportation related organizations, boards, commissions and processes. Skills needed would be thorough knowledge of ordinances governing land use and related codes as well as thorough knowledge of theory and techniques of transportation planning and including transportation funding.

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Member Organization:
Carrboro

The Town of Carrboro is seeking a full-time and experienced professional to comprehensively manage the Town’s grant portfolio comprised of various state and federal grant awards. A strong concentration will be on the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grant award. (Note: This is a grant-funded position anticipated to last through December 31, 2024, with the potential for funding beyond 2024.)

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Member Organization:
Carrboro

The Comptroller has extensive knowledge in generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), government accounting and financial reporting standards, data analytics and forecasting, auditing practices, planning and developing budgets, financial reporting, government and enterprise accounting and auditing practices, procedures and standards.

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