Wallace is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. You will find citizens here outgoing, with warm and friendly personalities, who are eager to welcome you to our community. Quality of life in our town is second to none. We have excellent schools, active churches and faith-based organizations, lots of opportunities for recreation, a growing economy, and resilient people who rally in times of need and who display a genuine sense of civic pride. We would welcome your visit.
Mission & Vision
We are a forward thinking, proactive and responsive local government that sets the standard of dedication, loyalty and transparency, being always good stewards of the public trust.
Is to become the regional economic hub for commerce, medicine, technology and opportunity for all people, defined by our small town values and unified in diversity for the greater good of all.
The Town of Wallace, NC is seeking applicants for Police Officer Cadets. Cadets will be hired prior to attending Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) and paid throughout. Upon completion of BLET, Cadets will receive a salary increase and begin the probationary period of their career as a sworn law enforcement officer. Upon completion of the six-month probationary period, the officer will receive another salary increase.
Requirements for Police Officer Cadets must: at least be 21 years of age, a US citizen, possess a NC driver’s license, a high school diploma or equivalent and be of good moral character.
The Town of Wallace, NC is seeking qualified applicants for Police Officers already sworn through the NC Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission. Pay incentives are given for training, experience, education, and/or bilingual abilities. Applicants must possess, at minimum, their general law enforcement certification.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator I
The Town of Wallace is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill a position for Wastewater Plant Operator I. This position will serve as plant operator at the Town’s 5.42 million gallon per day wastewater treatment plant. The job tasks will include (but are not limited to): inspect/adjust/repair wastewater treatment facilities and equipment, collect samples, perform chemical analysis of wastewater and various tests as needed. This position requires the ability to lift fifty (50) pounds. This position requires completion of a standard high school diploma or GED and a valid NC Driver’s License. Possession of a Grade I NC Wastewater Certification is required within six months of employment. This position will require shift work and weekends. Minimum starting salary $33,478. Applications be available online at www.wallacenc.gov or at Town Hall, 316 E. Murray Street Wallace, NC 28466, Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm. Open until filled. The Town of Wallace is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, creed, nationality, or handicap status.