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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Sales Floor Team Member new Add to Favorites
Description: As a Sales Floor Team Member in Hardlines, you are responsible for ensuring an exceptional guest experience in the areas of the store designated as Hardlines. It is your responsibility to ensure guests can ...
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Site Manager new Add to Favorites
ContractOverview The Site Manager at Camp Lejeune, NCshall be responsible for all requirements listed and outlined in the PWS and associated attachments. The SM is the primary decision maker in all matters relating to ...
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Package Handler - Part-Time new Add to Favorites
Shift: Sunrise (4:30 AM - 9:30 AM)UPS is hiring individuals to work as **part-time Package Handlers** . This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering and sliding packages that ...
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Child Care new Add to Favorites
Parents night out, we will be in Jacksonville for the weekend and will be staying at a hotel, we only need the boys watched from 10p-2a enough for us to have a little fun while we are in town. Please contact me ASAP
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
We are genuine in our belief that sports make people better and so are you! Immerse yourself in a workplace that loves to be active and lives the brand. Associates joining our team have an opportunity to be a part of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Child Care new Add to Favorites
We are looking for a great babysitter for 3 children in Jacksonville. We would prefer someone who could help out with homework help. We would prefer a babysitter who has their own car, who does not smoke, who is willing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Cashier new Add to Favorites
Part-timeAs a Cashier you are accountable for the customer service and sales experience including: maintaining checkout standards; assisting with general operations such as Omnichannel, recovery and inventory; and ...
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Event Specialist new Add to Favorites
Advantage Solutions
Part-timeSummary Part Time Event Specialist Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? If promoting brand awareness through product demonstration sounds appealing, then our Part Time Job is the right fit for ...
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Best Buy Verizon Expert new Add to Favorites
What does a Best Buy Verizon Expert do? At Best Buy we deliver expert service at unbeatable prices – all in a fun, high-energy, play-to-win environment that is unlike any other. The Verizon Expert is responsible ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Specific information related to the position is outlined below. To apply, click on the button above. You will be required to create an account (or sign in with an existing account). Your account will provide you access ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Part Time Store Associate new Add to Favorites
We're ALDI, one of America's favorite grocers. We've grown a lot in the past few years, expanding our reach and customer base all around the country. Whether it's in customer service or our exceptional products, we owe ...
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Part Time Store Associate new Add to Favorites
$12.35 an hourPart-timeWe're ALDI, one of America's favorite grocers. We've grown a lot in the past few years, expanding our reach and customer base all around the country. Whether it's in customer service or our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
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 21st April
CommissionAt A Glance Full-time sales role good for students, grads, and people who appreciate flexibility, with potential for advancement and no ceiling on commission bonuses. A role that is ideal for flexible, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Part Time Store Associate new Add to Favorites
We're ALDI, one of America's favorite grocers. We've grown a lot in the past few years, expanding our reach and customer base all around the country. Whether it's in customer service or our exceptional products, we owe ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
**Job Description:**Position DescriptionResponsible for assisting customers with all of their shopping needs including assisting customers in the selection, demonstration, preparation and loading of merchandise. Also ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
WELCOME TO SHERWIN-WILLIAMS Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers worldwide. Our ...
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Site Manager new Add to Favorites
Overview The Site Manager at Camp Lejeune, NC shall be responsible for all requirements listed and outlined in the PWS and associated attachments. The SM is the primary decision maker in all matters relating to the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Flexible Hospital Security Officer new Add to Favorites
Allied Universal
Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, provides unparalleled security services and solutions. With headquarters in Santa Ana, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
The Senior Licensed Clinical Social Worker will function within an operational unit, as a Behavioral Health Care Provider and is responsible for the application of social work procedures and techniques. The LCSW shall ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April