Cheryl Dellinger

Kathy Anthony
Benefits Administrator

Andy Smith
Risk Management Coordinator

Dianne Stuart
HR Specialist

Phone: (828) 438-5253

Fax: (828) 432-2670

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The Human Resources Department is located on the second floor of City Hall.

Contact Us

(828) 437-8863

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Suite A100
Morganton, NC 28655
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Mailing Address:
PO Box 3448
Morganton, NC 28680-3448

Human Resources Department

The Human Resources Department provides a wide range of services that include recruitment and selection, managing competitive pay and benefit programs, handling employee relations, developing training and organizational programs, coordinating a wellness program and helping to establish a friendly atmosphere in a safe and healthy environment.

The Human Resources staff takes great pride in being part of the City of Morganton team. As the City continues to be recognized as an "employer of choice," we strive to maintain our effective governmental leadership role in our state.


Greetings from our staff.

We want you to know that you are very important to us, whether you are a resident, an applicant seeking employment or an employee with a question. Our goal is to assist you competently, fairly and equitably while treating you with the dignity and respect. 

Cheryl Dellinger, Director of Human Resources

Applying for a Job

To apply for a job with the City of Morganton, all applicants must fill out a City application which can be mailed to your street address, picked up in person at City Hall, or downloaded below.

Job Application - PDF

Job Application - Word

Applications must be returned to the Human Resources Department located in City Hall.

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Mail to: Human Resources, City of Morganton, PO Box 3448, Morganton NC 28680-3448.

Bring to: the Human Resources Office on the 2nd floor of City Hall. 305 East Union St. Suite A100, Morganton, NC 28655


Employee Benefits

This page is intended to be a reference only. Information contained on this page is not all-inclusive and is subject to change without notice. For specific information, check with your department director or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Benefits Administrator, (828) 438-5298.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

The City of Morganton is an equal opportunity employer.

All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Applications are kept on file for 30 days. After 30 days or if you are applying for a different position, you must complete a new application to be considered for a position.

ADA Compliance: The City of Morganton continues to improve compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Preexisting facility goals have been met. All new construction meets or exceeds ADA requirements.


FAQs about Human Resources

Have a question about applying for a job, or are you a current employee with questions about how to make payroll changes? Click the read more link below.


Human Relations Commission

hr-hrc-logo-2013-256pxIn May of 1993, the Morganton City Council formally established the Morganton Human Relations Commission as an advisory board to advise the Council, the City Manager and City staff on matters involving race, discrimination and human relations.