Town Manager

Town of Fairmont
April 14, 2022
421 South Main Street, Fairmont, NC
Billing Address
P.O. Box 248, Fairmont, NC 28340
First Name
Last Name
Phone Number
910-628-9766, ext. 217
Closing Date
May 20, 2022


The Town of Fairmont, located in Robeson County, NC, with a 2020 population of 2,507 is seeking candidates for the position of Town Manager.  Fairmont is a Council – Manager form of government and is overseen by a Mayor and six (6) Commissioners. Responsibilities include supervision and management of 21 full-time and 16 part-time employees in administration, law enforcement, recreation, and public works.  Budget for FY 2022 is approximately $3.7 million.  Desired experience includes personnel administration, budgeting and finance, public works, grant writing and administration, code enforcement, and economic development.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills also desired.




Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Business, Finance or related field.  Prefer Master’s Degree in Public Administration or related field. Prefer 3 to 5 years experience in local government management. Must have a valid driver’s license.

Special Requirements



Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Lumber River Council of Governments, Attn. Fairmont Town Manager Position, 30 CJ Walker Road, Pembroke, NC 28372.  Resumes may also be sent by email to [email protected]  Candidates are responsible for assuring delivery.  For full considerations applications must be submitted by 5:00 pm on Friday, May 20, 2022.  Open until filled.