Work at DNCR

Join Our Team

The Department of Natural and Cultural Resources is a leading agency in a variety of job opportunities. Whether you’re looking for career opportunities within history, nature, libraries, archaeology (land and underwater), research, preservation, music, arts, recreation or law enforcement, we have positions in these fields.

When you work for North Carolina you can count on:

  • A culture that values collaboration, creativity, innovation, diversity, and teamwork.
  • The ability to impact positive change for the citizens of North Carolina.
  • Benefit options that will enhance your quality of life, health, wellness, and future.

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Featured DNCR Careers

Oral Historian

Park Ranger

Reference Archivist

State Historian

Why Public Service?

We use a merit-based recruitment and selection plan to fill positions subject to the State Personnel Act with highly qualified individuals. Benefits of working for the department include:

  • Flexible work schedules
  • Generous leave policies
  • Sound retirement system – one of the best in the country
  • Stable industry sector

As a state agency, we are actively involved in many of the Governor's initiatives and priorities. We do this and more – all while providing meaningful, fulfilling public service.

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Contact Us

N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
Division of Human Resources
4603 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-4603
Phone:  919-814-6670