Human Resources

This office is responsible for benefits, personnel records, personnel policy and development, classification and compensation, training and development, employee relations, recruitment, employee recognition, and workers compensation.

Bonnie Swain serves as the Town’s finance & human resources director responsible for all financial records, reconciliation of accounts, payroll services, and personnel issues.



Town of Southern Shores Organizational Chart

Town Positions-Pay Scale

Employment Application

Employment Opportunities:


Employment Opportunity

Town of Southern Shores

Public Works Department

Maintenance Technician

The Town of Southern Shores is accepting applications for the position of Maintenance Technician to perform general maintenance duties including but not limited to: performing misc. building maintenance such as painting and repairs, landscaping work including mowing and fertilization of the Town’s lawn areas and rights-of-way, pruning of trees and shrubs, small tree removal, patching asphalt/potholes, etc. Experience utilizing equipment such as riding mowers, compact tractor, etc. is preferred. Experience with electrical, HVAC or mechanical trades is desirable.  Position is a permanent salaried position with full benefit package.  Salary range is $35,493-53,239. Beginning compensation will be commensurate with level of experience.  Position is open until filled.  Applicant must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid NCDL. Successful completion of pre‑employment drug screening and criminal background check will be required.  Applications available online at, or can be picked up and mailed to/dropped off at Town Hall, 5375 N. Virginia Dare Trail, Southern Shores, NC 27949. The Town of Southern Shores is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The next scheduled bulk waste collection will be: ~Wednesday, November 1st, 2017. Approved items for collection may be placed in the street right-of-way not earlier than Friday, October 27th, 2017 ~ Items should be ready for pick-up no later than 5:00 a.m. on the scheduled bulk waste collection day. Guidelines and Rules found here.