Human Resource Director

County of Gates
March 2, 2023
PO Box 148, 115 Court Street, Gatesville, NC
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PO Box 148, 115 Court Street
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Human Resource Director - The primary purpose of this position performs complex professional work planning, organizing, directing, and developing human resources functions, administering various human resources-related programs, coordinating activities with County Manager and other departments, maintaining records, preparing reports, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work involves setting policies and goals under the direction of the County Manager. This position is part of the County Administration Department and reports to the Assistant County Manager.


Annual Salary Range is $53,898 - $83,542.


Requires a Bachelor's degree with work coursework in human resources management, psychology, business administration, public administration, or a related field and extensive experience working in human resources, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements

Appropriate training will be provided and must be completed upon hire and on an ongoing basis.

Valid driver's license in the State of North Carolina.


The complete job description and County Application can be found on the Gates County website. Submit a letter of interest, resume, and work-related references along with a completed County Application in confidence to Christy Byrum, PO Box 148, Gatesville, NC 27938; (252)357-2411 Ext. 01005. The position is open until filled. Review of applications will be ongoing. Gates County is an equal-opportunity employer.