State ferry division hosting career fair in Beaufort County

WASHINGTON, N.C. (WITN) – People in the East are invited to start a new career as the North Carolina Ferry Division and NC Works host a career fair Monday.

The fair is today in Beaufort County from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the NC Works Career Center at 1502 North Market Street in Washington.

Applications will be accepted for current and future positions at all experience levels, including entry-level parking lot attendants, office staff, shipyard tradespeople, and experienced boat captains. Temporary and full-time permanent positions are also available.

Representatives from the Ferry Division will be on hand to explain the various positions available and opportunities for advancement.

Among the benefits of Ferry Division employment are:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Year-round, full-time permanent employment
  • Shift housing available at some locations
  • Health insurance
  • Recruitment bonuses
  • Retirement benefits
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave

People interested in attending the job fair should bring resumes, references, and supporting documents.

The career fair is the second of five across ENC.

Other fairs will be held at the NC Works Career Center in Wilmington on February 21st, the NC Works Career Center in Morehead City on February 28th, and the College of the Albemarle in Manteo on March 6th.

To see jobs available with the Ferry Division, visit the state jobs website and search “Ferry.”

For more information, you can call 252-463-7027.