Employment Opportunities


The Town of Duck, North Carolina, is seeking several part-time community resource officers to engage in public relations and community service activities and events to promote a positive image for the Town and to build cooperative and collaborative relationships with residents, non-residents and visitors of Duck from May through August. The best suited candidates will be individuals selected for functions that do not require the authority of a sworn law enforcement officer such as, responding to non-emergency situations, patrolling the park, sound side boardwalk, beaches, shopping areas, and neighborhoods within the Town, assisting the safe movement of pedestrians during Town sponsored special events, providing access control and general site security during the Town’s beach nourishment project, and coordinating with Town of Duck police officers and Town staff, as required.

Applicants should consider that this position will involve irregular work hours to include overnight and up to twelve-hour shifts in all weather conditions. Applicants should have the ability to exercise resourcefulness and sound judgment, have knowledge of the geography of the Town, participate in training courses as assigned, and be in excellent physical condition.

The position requires a high school diploma or GED; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess or be able to obtain and maintain a valid North Carolina driver’s license. Must meet and maintain minimum training and experience requirements for position as established by the department.  Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and background investigation.  Positon is subject to random drug testing.

Salary $15.00/hour. For consideration submit a Town Employment Application and resume to Lori Ackerman, Town Clerk, P.O. Box 8369, Duck, NC 27949 or in person at the Duck Municipal Offices. Emailed applications and resumes will not be accepted.  Town employment applications and a position description are available at the Town of Duck Municipal Offices, 1200 Duck Road, at the Town’s web site by clicking here, or by calling 252-255-1234. Open until filled. EO/AA.