Employment Opportunities

Zebulon is the 2nd fastest growing community in the State of North Carolina!
Currently, Zebulon has a population around 10,300 and expected to double in size in the next five years. The Town has a current budget of $18.8 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 employees is highly valued.

We want you to join our team!


We have an amazing team of officers and leaders that love serving the citizens of the community. Community Policing and giving back to the community is an integral part of the department. If you are driven and want to join a top notch team then you are the person for Zebulon.

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

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

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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



 PROGRAM COORDINATOR - SPECIAL EVENTS - Full-Time - This is an exciting position that will plan, coordinate and promote community wide special events. They will play in integral part in planning events that will serve all parts of our community including the small children to the senior adults, and various ethnic groups. This is a new position for the Town and it will be exciting to see what the right person brings to the Parks & Recreation Team. They will be under the supervision of the Recreation Manager.

Salary Range:  $43,593 - $65,390
Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Recruitment Open until Filled



 INSTRUCTORS - Part-Time - Needed to broaden and expand our program offerings and hire enthusiastic, hard-working instructors who offer unique programming opportunities to our community. Instructors are responsible for planning, organizing, and conducting instructional lessons for classes presented to infants/parents, preschoolers, youth, and adults.  Currently, we are interested in working with instructors for the following areas, but we remain open to suggestions and presentations of other types of classes: 

  •  Arts & Crafts 
  • Cake/Cookie Decorating
  • Culinary
  • Educational & Life Skills
  • Floral Design
  • Other

Instructors do not need to have experience in all areas. Instructors for these programs teach or instruct a variety of activities which may include active games, music,  arts and crafts, cooking, and various other educational, and cultural enrichment areas. In addition, instructors may be required to develop course objectives, class plans, obtain necessary supplies and equipment, as well as work with ZPRD staff to schedule class times.  A high level of independent judgment is necessary.  

Hourly wage: $20.00 - $45.00
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