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114 West Grubb Street
Hertford, NC 27944

Employment

 

The Town of Hertford employs approximately 25 individuals in a variety of professions. Before anyone can be considered for employment they will need to fill out an employment application. One can be downloaded below and either emailed or mailed to us at Town of Hertford, P. O. Box 32, Hertford, NC 27944.

The application is four pages long so make sure you print or fill out all four pages and sign the last page.

We consider applicants for positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. The Town of Hertford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Employment Application

Current Job Postings

Reserve Police Officer

The Town of Hertford is currently accepting applications for the position of Reserve Police Officer. The Police Department provides full police services to the community, including community policing, traffic and criminal law enforcement, emergency response, investigations, special events and special operations. The Department serves a public of approximately 2200 residents.

Selected candidates will have to complete an extensive pre-hire process that will include a medical examination, pychological examination, and drug screening. Reserve Officers are required to work a minimum of 16 hours per month to keep their certification with the Town of Hertford. Successful candidates will also have to complete the department's orientation and field training program prior to working alone as a reserve officer.

All applicants must already have their Basic Law Enforcement Certification and eligible for immediate certification with NC Criminal Justice Training and Standards. All applicants must also possess a valid NC Driver's License at the time of appointment.

To apply for this position, please complete the Town of Hertford application, NC Criminal Justice Standards Division Form F3, and the consent to release information.  Applications should be mailed or returned to the address below.

Open until filled.

Full Time Police Officer

The Town is currently accepting applications for the position of Fulltime Police Officer. The Police Department provides full police services to the community, including community policing, traffic and criminal law enforcement, emergency response, investigations, special events and special operations. The Department serves a population of approximately 2200 residents.

Selected candidates will have to complete an extensive pre-hire process that will include a medical examinatio, psychological examination, and drug screening. Successful candidates will have to complete the department's orientation and field training program prior to working alone as a police officer and are required to complete a 12 month probationary period.

Applicants must already have their Basic Law Enforcement Certification and be eligible for immediate certification with NC Criminal Justice Training and Standards.  All applicants must also possess a valid NC Driver's License at the time of appointment. Starting Salary is $31,121 with excellent health and benefits package.

To apply for this position, please complete the Town of Hertford Application, NC Criminal Justice Standards Division F3, and the consent to release information. The Town Application is available on the website, please call the Department for the others and any questions.

Open until filled.

Completed Applications and other forms should be mailed to:

Hertford Police Department

PO Box 275

Hertford, NC  27944

Attention: Chief Doug Freeman, Jr.

 

Treatment Plant Operator- Waste water

The Town is currently accepting applications for a vacancy of Treatment Plant Operator. Duties include, but are not limited to, the operation of equipment, preventive maintenance, sample collection and testing, and preparation of logs and reports. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid NC driver's license. Pocession of a Grade II Waste Water and C- Well operator's certificates from the State of NC or the ability to obtain the required certifications within 12 months. Position performs a variety of operational, laboratory and maintenance duties designed to produce safe and efficient treatment of waste water which could include: monitoring of plant operations, weekend plant operator rotation, on call status, perform readings, record keeping, preventative maintenance, mechanical work, sampling, grounds maintenance, mowing, weeding, operation of associated equipment and trucks. Salary dependent upon qualifications. Position open until filled. Please send resume/ town application to Town of Hertford, Attn: Town Manager PO Box 32  Hertford, NC  27944