Change in Harkers Island Visitor Center Hours
The Harkers Island Visitor Center is open Sunday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Morehead City Harbor Dredged Material Management Plan
Cape Lookout National Seashore is a cooperating agency in the Morehead City Harbor Integrated Dredged Material Management Plan being developed by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. The full plan draft can be downloaded from the following link. More »
Cape Lookout Announces 2012 Summer Positions Available
Contact: Wouter Ketel, 252-728-2250 ext. 3005
Harkers Island, NC - Cape Lookout National Seashore announced the beginning of its 2012 summer hiring process. Cape Lookout National Seashore hires 20 or more summer seasonal employees each year. Positions will be announced in the coming weeks at http://www.USAJobs.gov. Announcements are generally open 14-21 days. Applications must be completed online by the closing date of the announcement.
Positions may be part-time or full-time and are generally seasonal (not to exceed 1,039 work hours per year), or temporary (not to exceed one year). For the 2012 Summer Season, the following positions will be available:
To look for these and other U.S. Government jobs, go to www.usajobs.gov/, choose advance search; under location, choose NC-Eastern North Carolina, under agency choose Interior, Department of and National Park Service, then and hit "Search for Jobs" button at end of page. All open job offerings from Cape Lookout will appear.
Community colleges throughout the nation have programs to assist applicants with resume and job application skills. Local residents that want help with the application process can contact Carteret Community College at (252) 222-6200 for information about the college's "Applications, Resumes, and More" class which is available as follows:
Instructor guide process of filling out applications, creating resumes, and tips for the job search. Covers the process for the federal applications and resumes.
11/07/2011; 4 Sessions (Monday - Thursday); 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
12/05/2011; 4 Sessions (Monday - Thursday); 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Did You Know?
Gaillardia, also called a blanket flower or firewheel, is a Midwestern plant that was brought into the area and still thrives on these windy, water starved islands. Cape Lookout National Seashore More...