Employment Opportunities

Zebulon is located in one of the fastest growing regions in the State of North Carolina! Currently, Zebulon has a population around 10,750 and expected to reach 12,000 by July 2024 and 25,000 by 2030. The Town has a current budget of $22.3 million and 95 full-time employees who are dedicated to providing the best possible service to our customers. The individual talents and ideas of  every employee is highly valued. 

We want you to join our team!

 Zebulon provides a great culture that encourages employees to share their thoughts and ideas to make the organization a better place.  The values, strategic plan and community drive the decisions and desire to do the best job possible. The benefits are generous and include paid medical, dental, vision and life insurance; retirement, 5% contribution to 401k, paid holidays, vacation, sick and your birthday off. 


PAYROLL SPECIALIST - Full Time - Zebulon is one of the fastest growing communities in North Carolina. This is a new position created to meet the needs of the Town staff as  we grow and expand. They are the first point of contact for the Finance Department. Looking for an energetic person that can join a growing team with the Town of Zebulon. We value our employees and the new ideas and methods of doing things they can bring to the table. We encourage collaboration and cannot wait to see what we can do together. 

This position is under the general supervision of the Finance Director and is responsible for all aspects of the payroll process, cash receipts, staff support and various other duties as assigned. Attention to detail and accuracy is vital for this position. 
This person accepts various types of payments and is support personnel for the Department. 

 Hiring Range: $42,762 - $64,141
Position Open until: February 25, 2024
Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 



POLICE OFFICER - Full Time - Zebulon is one of the fastest growing communities in North Carolina. There is room for advancement, specialized positions and new programs are being implemented on a regular basis. If you are looking for a place to be a part of community, come check us out. Do a ride along, talk with our staff, or look at our social media accounts to learn what Zebulon PD is all about.  Zebulon Police Department stays busy with calls and being actively involved in the community. Most importantly it is a fun place to work.

This position is under the general supervision of a Police Sgt., performs a wide variety of law enforcement and community policing activities aimed to protect the life and property of everyone who lives, works, and visits the Town of Zebulon.

 Hiring Range: $47,144 - $70,718
Position Open until Filled
Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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The Parks and Recreation Department is looking for people that wants to join an amazing team of hard workers that take pride in their parks and programs.


RECREATION AIDE - Part-Time - The Town of Zebulon is seeking an energetic and creative person that wants to serve this community in an administrative role. The part-time Recreation Aide is the first point of contact at the Community Center, and therefore would need to possess amazing customer service skills. This position is an important part of the team that keeps things moving forward within the Parks Department. They will work on various projects, do research, participate in programs and have fun.  The Parks & Recreation Department values the input and ideas from their employees and wants to help them grow in their careers. If this sounds like you and you can work a flexible schedule then we want to hear from you.  

Recreation Aides assist Parks and Recreation staff with daily operations of the Zebulon Community Center, community outreach programs, athletic programs, special events and overseeing facility rentals.  Recreation Aides are responsible for providing outstanding customer service when assisting the public using various communication methods.  Staff will need to be familiar with the facility, various sports and standard operating procedures.

Hourly Rate: $10.00 - $15.00
Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Recruitment Open until Filled



RECREATION AIDE - ATHLETICS - Part-Time -  The purpose of this position is to perform routine work such as locking and unlocking facilities for athletic practices and games; acting as first point of contact for the general public while at the facility, and scorekeeping for youth and adult sports leagues and tournaments. This position may also be required to assist with other Town programs and events, as needed. With six parks, a community center, multiple public spaces, and various athletic programs having great employees in the department is very important. Our staff takes pride in making sure that everyone that comes to our parks and participates in our programs has  a clean and beautiful place to enjoy passive and active recreation. 

Hourly Rate: $10.00 - $15.00
Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Recruitment Open until Filled



Applications are only accepted via 
Town of Zebulon Careers

The Town of Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Joe Moore
Town Manager
Lisa Markland
HR Director/Town Clerk
Kaleb Harmon
Communications Manager
Stacie Paratore
Deputy Town Clerk/HR Technician