The city is under a State of Emergency. City of Wilmington and New Hanover County leaders have also announced a curfew for Wilmington and unincorporated areas of the county, which shall apply to the hours of 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. from 6/2 until further notice. View the city's proclamation here. View the county's proclamation here.

View Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQs) Regarding Coronavirus and Recent Protests/Curfew

View the New Hanover County Health Department Coronavirus (COVID-19) Website

View City-Related Information and Closures Regarding COVID-19

We want to make a difference in our community and support the City’s 110,000 citizens and over 1,000 employees.  We fully support the City of Wilmington’s strategic plan by offering a full range of services that include:

  • Recruitment and retention strategies
  • Effective employee relations management
  • Employee benefits and wellness administration
  • Compensation and classification analysis
  • Safety and risk management
  • Employee training and development opportunities

Working for the City of Wilmington

The City of Wilmington is proud of its 1,000+ diverse workforce who serves the community through professional, administrative, public safety, technical, clerical, skilled labor and trades work. Departments are responsible for providing such services as police and fire protection, waste and recyclables collection, stormwater services, road construction and maintenance, planning, zoning & neighborhood development. 

Apply for positions with the City of Wilmington by browsing to our Current Job Openings page.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
The City of Wilmington does not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender/sex, race, color, religion, national origin, veterans’ status, or genetic information. The City of Wilmington is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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