The Northampton County Human Resources Department provides the necessary services to support goals and objectives of the county and county employees.

Human Resources Director 
Donise Harris

Personnel Specialist 
Sheila Watford

Administrative Office Assistant

Email Address:

PO Box 367
9467 NC HWY 305, Jackson, NC 27845

Phone: (252) 574-0236
Fax: (252) 534-4483

Please Review the Job Description to Distinguish the Application Needed to Apply
Northampton County Local Government Application
State of North Carolina Employment Application (PD-107)
Northampton County Internship Application

Position PT/FT Grade Salary Deadline Description
Human Resources          
Office Assistant III Full-Time 59 $24,888 - $26,148 Open Until Filled Office Assistant III
County Manager Full-Time   Negotiable Open Until Filled County Manager
Finance Department
Accounting Technician II Full-Time 61 $27,439 - $28,829 Open Until Filled Accounting Technician II
Public Works Department          
General Utility Worker Full-Time 56 $21,498 - $22,587 Open Until Filled General Utility Worker
Sheriff's Office           
Deputy Sheriff Full-Time 66 $37,398 - $39,291 Open Until Filled Deputy Sheriff
Detention Center Officer Full-Time 61 $27,439 - $28,829 Open Until Filled Detention Center Officer
Health Department          
Environmental Health Specialist Full-Time 68 $38,611 - $50,657 Open Until Filled Environmental Health Specialist
Recreation Department          
Recreation Specialist Full Time 61 $27,439 - $28,829 Open Until Filled Recreation Specialist
Part-Time Recreation Attendant Part Time   $9.00 - $11.00 Open Until Filled Part Time Recreation Attendant
Paramedic Full-Time 68 $37,486 - $39,381    Open Until Filled Paramedic
Part-Time Tele-Communicator Part-Time 61 $14.07 Open Until Filled Part-Time Tele-Communicator
Tele-Communicator Full-Time 61 $26,640 - $27,989 Open Until Filled Tele-Communicator
Tele-Communicator Supervisor Full-Time 63 $30,250 - $31,007 Open Until Filled  Tele-Communicator Supervisor

Northampton County is pleased to introduce the new Human Resources Director, Donise Harris.

Donise Harris photo

Human Resources Director
Donise Harris

A native of Northampton County, Donise Harris is a proud graduate of Northampton County High School East. Upon graduation she attended Halifax Community College where she obtained an Associates in Criminal Technology. She also attended and obtained a Bachelor’s of Science from Chowan University. She has 20 years of experience in Judicial and Administrative law enforcement. She is a proud wife and mother of three children. 

Northampton County Personnel Policies