Employment Opportunities

FLEET MECHANIC – Town of Zebulon (pop. 5268) - Under general supervision of the Public Works Operations Manager. Perform a wide variety of diagnoses, repairs and preventative maintenance on vehicles, heavy construction equipment, turf equipment, tractors, trailers, generators and other small equipment.  This would include electrical, mechanical, hydraulics, welding and fabrication, and fuel station maintenance. Must possess high school diploma or equivalent, supplemented by technical courses and training as well as a valid NC Commercial Class A Driver’s License or ability to secure within first six months of employment.  Hiring Range: $38,189 - $47,735.  Questions or inquires should be directed to Lisa Markland - Human Resources Director at 919-823-1800.  Zebulon is and Equal Opportunity Employer.  For a full job description and to apply go to https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/townofzebulon


PLANNING DIRECTOR - The Town of Zebulon operates under a Council/Manager form of government.  With 66 employees, Planning is one of seven (7) departments reporting to the Town Manager.  The Planning Department consists of five (5) full-time staff with an operating budget of approximately $450,000 and a capital budget of $350,000.   The Planning Department has a strategic focus to oversee and encourage growth in Zebulon. The next Director will be expected to incorporate creativity and best practices in growth management and sustainability, land use planning, building permits, zoning, and code enforcement.  The ideal candidate must exhibit the initiative to promote sound growth and development, preserving traditional small-town values, and balancing the needs of a diverse citizenry in a changing economic landscape. Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree in urban planning, architecture, public administration, business administration or closely related field is required while a master’s degree is preferred.  A minimum of six to eight years progressively more responsible planning and supervisory experience is required. Knowledge of building and zoning code administration and enforcement preferred. AICP certification is required or ability to obtain within a negotiated time frame after employment. A valid NC State Driver’s License is required. Salary and Application Process: The salary range is $68,583 - $102,873.  Compensation is negotiable based upon experience and qualifications.  To apply, please go to http://www.developmentalassociates.com and click on the Planning Director – Zebulon link on the left side of the home page.  All applications must be submitted online. All applications must be submitted online via the Developmental Associates application portal – NOT the Town portal. Resumes and cover letters can be uploaded with the application.  Application review begins February 3, 2019.  All inquiries should be emailed to hiring@developmentalassociates.com. Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Developmental Associates, LLC is managing the recruitment and selection process for this position.


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