N.C. Ferry Division to host Elizabeth City job fair Wednesday

[courtesy NCDOT]

People in the Elizabeth City area will have a chance to hop on board a rewarding new career as the North Carolina Ferry Division teams up with NC Works to host a career fair Wednesday at the NC Works Career Center at 111 Jordan Plaza in Elizabeth City.

The fair will run between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. The division will adhere to COVID safety protocols such as requiring social distancing and face coverings during the job fair.

Applications will be accepted for all positions at all experience levels, from entry-level parking lot attendants to experienced boat captains. Both temporary summer employment and full-time permanent positions are available.

Among the benefits of Ferry Division employment are:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Year-round, full-time permanent employment
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement benefits
  • Paid vacation, holidays and sick leave

People interested in attending the job fair should bring resumes and supporting documents. Representatives from the Ferry Division will be on hand to explain the various positions available and opportunities for advancement.

The Elizabeth City career fair is the first of four to be held across eastern North Carolina. The others will be held Feb. 2 in Morehead City; Feb. 9 in Greenville; and Feb. 16 in Shallotte.

To see jobs available with the Ferry Division, visit the state jobs website and search “Ferry.” Please continue to visit the site, as new ferry jobs are added regularly.

For more information, call 252-423-5100.