Application & More

Before filling out our application, please read the following information carefully.
Each position requires a completed Cape Fear Public Utility Authority Application for Employment. Applications must be submitted no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date. If a vacancy is listed as "open until filled" it may be closed at any time, with or without out notice. Please only submit one application for each open position.

Application for Employment - PDF
Application Continuation page - PDF
Employment applications may be submitted to the Human Resources office by mail, fax, hand delivery, or uploaded using our online contact form.

Mail or hand delivery:
Cape Fear Public Utility Authority
Attn: Human Resources
235 Government Center Drive
Wilmington, NC 28403
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(910) 332-6351

The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Helpful Tips for Completing the Application Process
  • Submit one completed application for each position for which you wish to be considered. 
  • List all periods of employment, including specifying part-time or full-time and all major duties. 
  • Do not write “SEE RESUME”. 
  • Use an application continuation page if you’ve worked for more than three (3) employers.
  • List current working telephone numbers. 
  • List any special training or programs completed.
  • Indicate your highest level of education attained and schools attended. 
  • Indicate all relevant skills you possess.
  • List all licenses, certifications or registrations you have been awarded. Attach copies of licenses and/or certifications to the application.
  • You must indicate if you have ever been convicted of any crime other than a minor traffic violation. Violations must be explained (offense, disposition, date of conviction & circumstances) on a separate sheet of paper attached to the application.
  • Resumes’ and cover letters may be attached as an addition to the application, but are not required.
  • Sign and date the applications, plus continuation pages, if any are used. 
  • If you fax your application, call to confirm receipt.
  • Applications received after the closing date (or after the posting has been removed for 'open until filled' jobs) will not be accepted.