Career Opportunities

New Hanover County Parks & Gardens is looking for talented, hard-working, customer service oriented people with a love for the outdoors to join our team!  In addition to working with a great team of people and making a difference in your community, our full-time positions offer a generous benefits package including:  medical, dental, vision, elective supplemental insurance options, on-site wellness clinic and physical therapy, participation in the local government retirement plan, employer contributions to 401(k), 100% employer-paid long term disability, 12 paid holidays and generous paid personal and sick leave.  So what are you waiting for?  Check out our openings and apply today!

*Full vaccination for COVID-19 is required within 30 days of employment.  If fully vaccinated, documentation of vaccination status is required by the first day of employment.  

Full-time Opportunities

Grounds Maintenance Worker
Salary:  $15.30 hourly;  $31,824 annually
Job Closing Date:  Open until filled
Grounds maintenance workers maintain the grounds of county-owned property using various hand tools and power equipment.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, mowing, mulching, placing sod, fertilizing, spraying, raking, trimming and removing debris.
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Parks Attendant
Salary:  $15.30/hourly;  $31,824 annually
Job Closing Date:  Open until filled
Parks attendants perform custodian duties including disinfecting and sanitizing restrooms, removing and disposing of trash and troubleshooting/reporting necessary repairs in the county parks.
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Part-time Opportunities

Grounds Maintenance Worker (casual part-time)
Salary:  $15.30 hourly
Job Closing Date:  Open until filled
Grounds maintenance workers maintain the grounds of county-owned property using various hand tools and power equipment.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, mowing, mulching, placing sod, fertilizing, spraying, raking, trimming and removing debris.
Click here for full job description and to apply

NHC Parks & Gardens Office: 896 Airlie Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7620 • Fax 910-798-7621
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