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Will you verify that you received my application?
In accordance with the provisions of the Personnel Privacy Statute, NC G.S. 153-98, Human Resources can only acknowledge receipt of your application in person with proper identification (i.e., a picture ID). However, electronic notification is provided upon successful completion of the application process.

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What happens to my application once submitted?
Your application materials are subject to a screening process conducted by Human Resources and/or the hiring department. Should you be chosen for an interview, you will be contacted directly by the hiring department.

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Where are the various county offices located?
Wake County offices have various locations throughout the County.

Waverly F. Akins Wake County Office Building (337 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh)
General Services Administration (401 Capital Blvd., Raleigh)
Public Safety Center (330 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh)
Western Wake Human Services Center (232 High House Road, Cary)
Eastern Regional Center (1002 Dogwood Drive, Zebulon)
Northern Regional Center (350 E. Holding Ave., Wake Forest)
Southern Regional Center (130 N. Judd Parkway NE, Fuquay-Varina)
Swinburne Building (220 Swinburne St., Raleigh)
Public Health Center (10 Sunnybrook Road, Raleigh)
Addiction Treatment Center (3000 Falstaff Road, Raleigh)
Mental Health Clinic (3010 Falstaff Road, Raleigh)
Larry B. Zieverink Sr. Addictions Treatment Center (3001 Falstaff Road, Raleigh)
Crosby-Garfield Center (568 E. Lenoir St., Raleigh)
A.A Thompson Center (567 E. Hargett St., Raleigh)
Cornerstone (Homeless Services) (220 Snow Ave., Raleigh)
Diabetes-Project DIRECT (219 S. East St., Raleigh)
Community Services Center (401 E. Whitaker Mill Road, Raleigh)
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Is there a deadline for submitting my application?
Your application must be received in Human Resources by the closing date indicated for a position.
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When will I be contacted regarding the status of my application?
You will be contacted by the hiring department if you are selected for an interview. You may track the status of your application online via your applicant account.
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With whom do I speak about qualifying for a position?
If you are applying for any position, with the exception of vacancies within the Sheriff's Office, you may contact Human Resources at 919-856-6090 and ask to speak to a Human Resources Recruiter.

If you are interested in a position with the Sheriff's Office, contact their Recruiting Division at 919-856-6983.

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Do I have to fill out the entire application or can I just attach a resume?
To be considered for a position, you must complete a Wake County Employment Application. Incomplete applications will not be considered. A resume will be accepted only as a supplement to your application.

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