This painting, ‘Drinks by the Water,’ by Dan Nelson was painted on Ocracoke when Nelson and several other plein air artists visited the island in October. Photo: C. Leinbach

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Blue Heron Realty is hiring Office Staff and Housekeeping Staff for the 2021 season. Must be able to work Saturday and Sunday. Full time employees are eligible for health insurance. Office staff includes, but is not limited to, reservations and golf cart rentals. You can apply in person at our office located at 935 Irvin Garrish Hwy., or call 252-928-7117 and ask to speak to Jennifer. Come join our team!

The Hyde County Public School System is hiring for an Owner’s Representative for the Construction of the New Ocracoke School Building. Interested candidates should submit an application by visiting and clicking on Employment Opportunities.

Gift Shop and Volunteer Coordinator at Ocracoke Preservation Society
This is a part-time position with up to 30 hours per week, Monday to Saturday. Work schedule will vary. Employment runs from March through December. Duties include but are not limited to: Working in the gift shop at the register; Coordinating volunteers and keeping a schedule for the volunteer shifts; Training new volunteers; Stocking, pricing and maintaining inventory for the gift shop; Opening and closing the gift shop; Daily reconcile of receipts; Managing wholesale and online orders; Answering the telephone and directing calls; Working with administrator and other museum employees on various activities. Applications will be accepted at or P.O. Box 1240, Ocracoke, NC 27960

Administrator’s Assistant at Ocracoke Preservation Society
OPS is seeking applications for the Assistant to the Administrator position. This position is a part-time, year round position at the OPS Museum and Gift Shop. Qualifications include but are not limited to: social media, website maintenance, volunteer management, gift shop experience, program planning and assisting the administrator in the daily running of the museum and gift shop. Applicants should be able to multi-task and have a flexible schedule. Applications will be accepted by email at:  and through the mail at P.O. Box 1240, Ocracoke, NC 27960. Please contact Andrea Powers at 252-928-7375 for questions.

The Ocracoke Health Center and the Ocracoke Civic & Business Association are looking for help. The Health Center is looking for an IT person and the OCBA is seeking an administrator.

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