Join Our Team

The Town offers an excellent benefits package to eligible full-time staff.

Highlights include:

  • NC Local Government Retirement System and 401(k)
  • Town-paid employee health, dental, and vision insurance premiums (dependent coverage available)
  • Life and AD&D coverage
  • Local Government Federal Credit Union
  • Employee fitness facility
  • Other ancillary benefits available

It is the policy of the Town to foster, maintain, and promote equal employment opportunity. The Town shall select employees on the basis of the applicant‘s qualifications for the job and reward them, with respect to compensation and opportunity for training and advancement, including upgrading and promotion, without regard to race, color, non-qualifying disability, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic predisposition or any other status protected by law.

The Town of Spencer deeply values, and is committed to sustaining and promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. As such, it is the policy of the Town of Spencer to promote diversity in recruitment and hiring by providing employment opportunities without regard to any status protected by law, as stated above in the Town‘s Equal Employment Opportunity Statement.

The Town offers an excellent benefits package to eligible full-time staff.

Highlights include:

  • NC Local Government Retirement System and 401(k)
  • Town-paid employee health, dental, and vision insurance premiums (dependent coverage available)
  • Life and AD&D coverage
  • Local Government Federal Credit Union
  • Employee fitness facility
  • Other ancillary benefits available

Job Posting(s)

Public Works Foreman(Open Until Filled, First review of candidates Jun 1st) #22-005

The Town of Spencer is seeking a motivated self-starter with superior work ethic to join our team as a Full-Time Foreman in our small but fast-paced Town of under 4,000 residents. This position duties include but is not limited to performing responsible technical and skilled work, ground maintenance, repair/replacement, supervision of crew members, operating Town’s equipment, and other related duties as required.  Requires graduation from high school or equivalent, and three (3) or more years of experience in public work activities; valid NC driver’s license (CDL Class B). Salary DOQ, excellent benefits. Spencer is home to the North Carolina Transportation Museum. Click here for full job description, or pick up at Spencer Town Hall, 460 S Salisbury Ave. 

Applicants must submit a completed employment application. If you applied previously, you must re-submit an application to be considered.

Submit application to:
Town Clerk, Town of Spencer
PO Box 45
Spencer, NC 28159-0045

EOE.

Part-time Firefighter (Engineer) – Continuous Posting

The Town of Spencer is seeking qualified applicants to join our team as a part-time firefighter. Day-time or over-night shifts are available. The Spencer Fire Department is a fast-paced and forward-looking organization made of well-trained and equipped members serving the Town and other communities in northern Rowan County. We value a diverse and inclusive workforce and have recently improved our station to ensure proper accommodations for men and women. We answer approximately 750 calls for service each year out of one station with two front-line Engines, a front-line 95′ Platform, and a Squad used for medical calls. Must be qualified to operate fire apparatus and meet other special requirements. Requires graduation from high school or equivalent.

Applicants must submit a completed employment application and answer supplemental questions. Click here for a full job description, or pick up at Spencer Town Hall, 450 S Salisbury Ave.

Submit application to:
Town Clerk, Town of Spencer
PO Box 45
Spencer, NC 28159-0045

Open until filled.  EOE.

Volunteer Firefighter  – Continuous Posting

The Spencer Fire Department is a fast-paced and forward-looking organization made of well-trained and equipped members serving the Town and other communities in northern Rowan County. We value a diverse and inclusive workforce and have recently improved our station to ensure proper accommodations for men and women. We answer approximately 750 calls for service each year out one station with two front-line Engines, a front-line 95′ Platform, and a Squad used for medical calls.

Applicants must submit a completed employment application and answer supplemental questions. Click here for a full job description, or pick up at Spencer Town Hall, 450 S Salisbury Ave.

Submit application to:
Town Clerk, Town of Spencer
PO Box 45
Spencer, NC 28159-0045

Open until filled.  EOE.

Police Officer – Open Until Filled

The Spencer Police Department has an opening for a Police Officer. Preferred candidates will have completed BLET and achieved a passing score on the State exam. The selection process involves a written examination, polygraph, drug screen, psychological examination, extensive background check and an oral review board. Salary is dependent on education, training, and experience. Spencer is home to the North Carolina Transportation Museum. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications and may enhance the diversity of the department may be eligible to be hired as a Police Trainee and attend BLET.

Applicants must submit a completed employment application.
Click here for a full job description, or pick up at Spencer Town Hall, 450 S Salisbury Ave.

Submit application to:
Town Clerk, Town of Spencer
PO Box 45
Spencer, NC 28159-0045

Open until filled.  EOE.

Finance Officer – (Open Until Filled) #22-001

The Town of Spencer is seeking a motivated self-starter with superior work ethic to join our team as a Full-Time Finance Officer in our small but fast-paced Town of under 4,000 residents. This position performs complex professional and administrative work in planning, organizing, reporting, & directing all municipal financial activities. Ideal candidate with qualifications will include a bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, finance, public administration, or a related field. Supervisory experience and considerable experience in public finance. Salary DOQ, excellent benefits and to apply please refer to www.ptrc.org/spencer. Open until filled. EOE.

It is the policy of the Town to foster, maintain, and promote equal employment opportunity. The Town shall select employees on the basis of the applicant‘s qualifications for the job and reward them, with respect to compensation and opportunity for training and advancement, including upgrading and promotion, without regard to race, color, non-qualifying disability, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic predisposition or any other status protected by law.

The Town of Spencer deeply values, and is committed to sustaining and promoting diversity, equity and inclusion. As such, it is the policy of the Town of Spencer to promote diversity in recruitment and hiring by providing employment opportunities without regard to any status protected by law, as stated above in the Town‘s Equal Employment Opportunity Statement.