The North Carolina Ferry Division is hosting a series of career events to find qualified applicants to staff its ferries, terminals, and shipyard, including a Hatteras village event on Tuesday, Feb. 28.
“There has never been a better time to start a career with the Ferry Division,” said the state Ferry Division’s Director Harold Thomas. “This year, we want to show potential applicants that there is a wide range of career opportunities in the Ferry Division beyond operating vessels, including trades such as welders, electricians, pipefitters, and painters. Our goal is to showcase the skills and abilities critical to our maritime operations.”
The Hatteras-based career event will be held at the following time and location:
- Feb. 28: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Hatteras Community Center, 57689 Highway 12, Hatteras.
Applications will be accepted for temporary and full-time positions at all experience levels, from general utility worker to experienced boat captains.
Among the benefits of Ferry Division employment are:
- Competitive salaries
- Year-round, full-time permanent employment
- Health insurance
- Recruitment bonuses
- Retirement benefits
- Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
People interested in attending the career event should bring resumes and supporting documents.
For a listing of the Ferry Division’s job openings, log onto the state jobs website and search the term ‘ferry’.
For more information, call 252-463-7027.