Recreation Department

The Edenton-Chowan Recreation Department is seeking a qualified, outstanding candidate to provide leadership, supervision, and coordination of all services for a comprehensive countywide recreation program for all ages and interest groups.  Candidate must be people oriented, able to handle large groups and promote public interest in support of recreational activities.  Candidate must have considerable background in the areas of athletics, youth programming, fitness, special events and facility management.  Candidate will oversee the day-to-day operations including budgeting, scheduling, supervising, training and planning. Candidate must be able to recruit volunteers, network with various community groups and provide effective communications with the public and media.  A valid N.C. Driver’s License is required.  Graduation from a 4-year College with a major in Recreation or a related field required and a minimum of 5 years of experience in supervision of recreation is preferred.  Salary - based on qualifications and experience.  Applications can be found at         

Submit application and resume to: Chowan County HR Dept., Attn: Carrie Byrum, P.O. Box 1030, Edenton, NC  27932 or can be delivered to the Edenton-Chowan Recreation Department, 730 North Granville Street, Suite C, Edenton, NC  27932.