Applying for a Position with Sampson County Local Government
Sampson County Local Government offers a variety of exciting and fulfilling job opportunities for those persons who wish to serve the citizens of Sampson County. County employrees enjoy a generous benefits package, including leave options, health care benefits, retirement benefits, and a 401-K plan, in additional to their salary plan.
Sampson County Local Government follows a public announcement process for job vacancies in cooperation with our local office of the North Carolina Employment Security Commission. Job vacancies are advertised in local newspapers and are posted in the Sampson County Finance Office and at the Employment Security Commission. Applications for vacant positions may be obtained at and should be submitted to the Employment Security Commission Office located at 335 County Complex Drive in Clinton, North Carolina. (A Sampson County Job Application will be used for all departments except the Health Department and the Department of Social Services, which require a State Application for Employment.) Departments select and appoint applicants based upon qualifications, merit and fitness. For more information regarding employment with Sampson County Government, call (910) 592-7181.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the County to foster, maintain and promote equal opportunity and to base the recruitment, selection and promotion of staff on merit principles. The County shall select employees based on an applicantís qualifications and without regard to age, sex, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, or other non-work related reason. Sampson County complies with the Americans With Disabilities Act standards in regard to employment.
Some of the most requested policies are:
Grievance Procedure, Discriminatory & Adverse Action Appeal
Safety and Health Policy
Voluntary Shared Leave Policy (see below)
Inclement Weather Policy (see below)
Holiday Schedule (see below)
Sampson County Employee Benifits
The Holiday Schedule for Sampson County employees is determined by the Sampson County Board of Commissioners and generally follows that of the State government schedule.
2011 Holiday Schedule
New Yearís Day - December 31, 2010
Martin L. King, Jr. Day - Monday, January 17, 2011
Easter (Good Friday) - Friday, April 22, 2011
Memorial Day - Monday, May 30, 2011
Independence Day - Monday, July 4, 2011
Labor Day Monday - September 5, 2011
Veteranís Day Friday - November 11, 2011
Thanksgiving - Thursday and Friday, November 24-25, 2011
Christmas - Monday and Tuesday, December 26& 27, 2011