Jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina, United States

Jacksonville is a city in Onslow County, North Carolina, US, with a population of 67,784, according to the 2016 census. Median household income is $47,293, while the cost of living is 7% below the national average.

Jacksonville is known as the youngest city in the country with an average age of 22.8 years old. The young population of Jacksonville can be attributed in part to the strong military presence in the area.

The US Department of Defense is the largest employer in Jacksonville, followed by education sector and service industries.

Military Careers

Jacksonville is home of the United States Marine Corps’ Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River. Camp Lejeune is the largest Marine Corps base on the East Coast, with over 43,000 service members, while New River is the largest employer in the area. It is estimated that Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune contributes $4 million to the local economy each year.

In addition to active duty service members, Camp Lejeune also employs 6,500 civilians who hold different positions on the base. Civilian jobs are advertised on the USAJOBS and the MCCS websites.

Some of the recent employment opportunities at Camp Lejeune include Junior Desktop Support, Financial Advisor, Expeditionary Culture & Language Expert, Recreation Assistant, Educational Employment Coordinator, Cyber Analyst, Electronics Technician Maintenance, Military & Family Life Counselor, and General Clerk.

Education Sector

Onslow County Schools is the second largest employer in the region, after military.  There are 37 educational facilities in the area, including 20 elementary schools, 8 middle schools, 7 high schools, 1 early childhood development center, and 1 alternative learning program.  Anyone interested in applying for a position with Onslow County Schools can use the online application available at the official website.

Latest job openings include Before/After School Site Assistant, Admissions Representative, Teaching Assistant, Pre-K Teacher, Exceptional Children General Curriculum Teacher, English/Language Arts/Social Studies Teacher, Math and Science Teacher, HVAC Mechanic, and Custodian.

Service Industries

Tourism is a major contributor to the local economy, and Jacksonville hosts year-round sporting events and festivals for visitors from the entire East Coast. Travel and tourism-related service industries employ more than 1,780 people in Onslow County.

The Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex hosts a number of annual sporting tournaments and events, while Northeast Creek Park offers guided tours of the river. Other attractions include Lynnwood Park Zoo, Ball Fields, Frisbee Golf Course, Gazebos, Playgrounds, Shelters/Picnic Areas, Skate Parks, and Trails.

Career opportunities in Jacksonville service industries include hospitality jobs at hotels and resorts, food servers and bartenders at bars and restaurants, sales associates and retail cashiers. Major employers are Extended Stay America, Omega World Travel, Best Buy, Wal-Mart, and Lowe’s.

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We need a nanny for our 2 children in Jacksonville. And we're looking now! A car is not provided - please have your own.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Allied Universal
Overview Overnight security officer needed. Distribution Center Post. WE DO OPEN INTERVIEWS AND JOB OFFERS EVERY WEDNESDAY! 10am-2pm . Apply to this listing first... then just show up on Wednesdays for an interview ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
We are looking for a sitter for 18-month-old in Jacksonville. I would also like to meet in advance and am looking for a long term sitter that I can count on. We would prefer a sitter who has their own car, who does not ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
We need a babysitter for our 2 children in Jacksonville. And we're looking now! We do have pets, so please consider that when applying. It is important to us that you have your own car. Looking for a caregiver for my ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opportunity. We are currently identifying candidates for this future effort. This position is contingent upon award of task order to Jacobs. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
ABOUT OUR STORE: What better place to share your love for pets than in our stores? With so many opportunities under one roof, you'll be sure to find a career path that inspires you. As the Department Manager for ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
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I am looking for someone to pick up my 2 middle school aged kids at their bus at School... Monday through Friday and drive them to our home approximately 3 miles away from the school. Pick up is generally between ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Part-timePosition Summary AutoZone's Part-Time Retail Sales Associates drive sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Part-timeWe are in search of someone to care in our home for our two girls rotating days during the week. Hours will be from roughly 6:30-2:30 p.m. two days one week and three days the following week. Must be CPR ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Part-timeAs a Cafe Server, you sell our products and deliver world-class customer service through your commitment to our four core service principles. You have a passion for what you do and enrich the customer's ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
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In need of a reliable, punctual nanny to pick my son up from the bus stop and stay with him until I get home. Sometimes I may need you to pick up my daughter from daycare and watch her as well. I am usually home by 4, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Part-timeDescription Position Summary: The Tech Sales Associate is responsible for maintaining an Inspired Selling culture in the Mobile and Technology department. They are committed to offering every customer a total ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Child is allergic to dogs. Additional needs include having a reliable car and a non-smoker. Looking for a caregiver for my 3-year-old daughter. Looking for care Mondays (7-11am), Tuesdays (8:30am-2pm), and Thursdays ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Cognitive Performance Specialist (Camp Lejeune, NC) - 1078402 Cognitive Performance is an interdisciplinary field spanning kinesiology, psychology, and motor learning and control. The Cognitive Performance Specialist ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
2-year-old and 4-year-old. Nanny cams throughout the house. 4-year-old attends school and will be gone from before lunch time to shortly before I get off. Bus picks her up and drops her off. Job starts early @0600 but ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Children will need to be picked up from daycare and brought home. Sitter must have appropriate car seats for height and weight of both children. Additional needs include pick up / drop off, meal prep, having a reliable ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
N2 Publishing is the country’s largest producer of private neighborhood publications, serving nearly 1,000 communities, and we’re looking to add more. Businesses love working with us because we allow them to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
PLEASE NOTE: Your application for this position includes all locations within the district. District Manager – role is similar to an innovative business entrepreneur and owner, with special emphases on comp sales, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February