Employment

The following is a list of positions currently open with the Town of Denton. To apply for a position download, complete, and submit the Town of Denton Application for Employment. Unless otherwise instructed in the job posting, applications may be mailed, emailed, or delivered to Town Hall. Our location and contact information is provided on the Contact Us page.

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          Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
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          Washington, DC 20250-9410

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Position:
Public Works Maintenance Worker

Location:
Denton, NC

Duties: 
The Denton Public Works Department services vital functions of the town. Our employees are often the unseen heroes of our community, working hard everyday to ensure that our town's infrastructure continues to function properly.
The Town of Denton is hiring Public Works Maintenance Worker to join our professional team.
This position requires working in many different weather conditions. Work includes manual digging and excavating, maintaining the town and town facilities, performing necessary landscaping and grounds keeping work, equipment maintenance, leaf and yard debris collection, driving a town vehicle, loading and unloading supplies, directing traffic, and other labor-intense tasks.

This employee must exercise some independence, as the employee travels between assigned work-sites, and completes assigned work at each site.

  • Requires regular and prompt attendance.
  • Must be 18 years old or older.
  • High School Graduate or equivalent.
  • CDL is preferred but not required.

Job Type: Full-time
Phone: 336-859-4231
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POSlTlON:
Police Officer

LOCATION:
Denton, NC

DUTlES:
This is an entry level law enforcement position. Duties include: answering calls for service: enforcement of laws and ordinances; preventive patrol; preliminary and follow-up investigations, and other duties as may be needed.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a high school graduate or must have earned a GED certificate.
  • Must not have committed or been convicted of a felony or serious misdemeanor.
  • Excellent physical condition and health certified through a physical examination.
  • Must be a United States citizen. Must be at least 21 years old.
  • Must pass a psychological evaluation/examination provided by the agency.
  • Must pass a drug screening test.
  • Applicants must have completed BLET and be eligible to obtain certification as a LEO from North Carolina Training and Standards.
  • Willing to work rotating shifts.
  • Must be able to obtain a valid North Carolina driver's license.

All applicants should fill out a Town Application available at the Denton Town Hall located at 201 W. Salisbury Street, Denton. NC 27239. Mail applications to Denton Police Department, P.O. Box l099, Denton, NC 27239.

Please contact Chief Mark Hicks if you have any questions about our employment process.

Phone
336-859-2164

Email
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POSlTlON:
Firefighter

LOCATION:
Denton, NC

DUTlES:
This is an volunteer firefighter position. Duties include: maintaining and cleaning equipment and the station house, suppressing fires, administering first aid, driving emergency vehicles, and other duties as may be needed.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • No experience required. Training provided.

Contact Chief Dorsett for more information.

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201 W. Salisbury Sreet, Denton, NC 27239
Phone:  336-859-4231