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Living here in Pitt County

Stroll through charming historic districts, filled with architectural gems and captivating stories; Immerse yourself in the thriving arts scene, with galleries showcasing local talent and theaters hosting captivating performances. When you’re ready to unwind, enjoy the beautiful local parks where you can soak in the beauty of nature. With its perfect mix of old and new, Pitt County invites you to embrace endless opportunities for growth and fulfillment. 


Business & Career Growth

Pitt County boasts a well-diversified, growing and thriving economy. We have communities large and small that contribute to our distinction as the retail, educational, healthcare, recreational, and cultural hub of Eastern NC.  A place with unlimited growth potential where you can thrive both personally and professionally.


Events and Activities

A unique assortment of leisure and cultural activities exist throughout Pitt County. Parks, rivers, golf courses, historic old towns, and coastal sounds, offer many recreational outlets in addition to organized activities. The mild climate allows residents of all ages the opportunity to enjoy outdoor recreational activities throughout the year. Come visit today to experience all its hidden gems and notable stops!


We Are Pitt County

Pitt County has it all! It is a great place to live, work, and play. We are here to help you explore our region’s resources, opportunities, and recreation. We have a diverse group of programs to help you learn more and get involved with our community. The county features a rich, historic past, booming agricultural and industry sectors, and amazing places to relax. Whether you’ve lived here your entire life, or have just moved to the area, our community values each and every resident. Pitt County is a place with unlimited growth potential, where you can thrive personally and professionally.

Business Growth & Development

Pitt County has a dedicated team of professionals in key business roles to assist in new development — from start-ups or relocations to expansions and specializations. These resources are available to help you through the logistics of your industry, making your goals a reality! 

Career Opportunities

Whether you’re starting a new career, seeking advancement in your current industry, or transitioning to a new stage in life, Pitt County has opportunities for personal growth through different post-secondary education and training programs. 

 Career Pathways

Key industries in Pitt County include Machinery and Metal Fabrication, Automotive and Marine, Chemicals, Plastics, and Paper and Life Sciences. Companies specializing in these areas rely on a diverse range of staff, from entry-level positions to experienced managers, advanced engineers and skilled workers. 

Success Stories

People in all stages of life are all choosing Pitt County to develop their careers, advance their education, and improve their quality of life. New businesses are emerging and expanding to our region to maximize product and service growth. 
Here are some examples: 

Working In Pitt County


Find out how Pitt County’s nurturing and collaborative environment has empowered local residents to achieve their professional goals.

Pitt County Residents


Pitt County residents cherish the freedom to live, work, and play in a community that offers diverse opportunities and a vibrant lifestyle, From pursuing professional goals to enjoying recreational activities residents find fulfillment in the abundant possibilities Pitt County provides.

Pitt Community College

Hear incredible student stories of how Pitt County and Pitt Community College provided them with incredible opportunities for education and career growth.

Local Residents and Manufacturing

Local residents’ perspectives on local and historical manufacturing here in Pitt County! Learn more about the significant impact manufacturing has made here in Pitt County. 

Pitt Community College

Pitt showcases the thrill of proficiency in your job through the exciting forklift rodeo, proving that mastering your skills can be a blast! Embrace the joy of learning and growing with Pitt Community College!

Community Leaders of Pitt County, NC

We are truly on a great trajectory and there is a lot of positive energy happening right now in Pitt County and Greenville! None of the success would be possible without collaboration, partnerships and the great people of this community. We are dedicated to keeping this great thing growing.

PJ Connelly

Mayor, City of Greenville NC

“We are seeing an influx of new business growth and expansion — as well as and record tourism spending within our county in recent years. Pitt County and Greenville has really become an ideal destination thanks to the diverse range of resources and economic support we have available for our community.”

Andrew Schmidt

President & CEO, Visit Greenville NC

Through a collaborative approach, Pitt County brings to light career pathways available in our area — while connecting businesses to future employees. We have programs in place to maximize and retain local talent, optimizing business growth. Our economy here in Pitt County is on the up and up,

Trent McGee

President & CEO, Pitt-Greenville Chamber of Commerce

Machinery and Metal  Fabrication

Simply put, machine and metal fabrication is the process of using machinery and metal materials to create and construct various components or structures. It involves shaping, cutting, bending, and assembling metal pieces using specialized tools and techniques. This process is commonly used in industries such as manufacturing, construction, automotive, aerospace, and engineering.


For more information, click on the button below to view the latest career opportunities and corresponding pay rates in the Machinery and Metal Fabrication industry. 

Automotive and Marine

The automotive and marine industries offer diverse career opportunities in transportation and engineering. In automotive, professionals work in design, manufacturing, sales, and service. In marine, careers include naval architecture, marine engineering, mechanics, and maritime operations. Both industries emphasize innovation and sustainability.


For more information, click on the button below to view the latest career opportunities and corresponding pay rates in the Automotive and Marine industry. 

Chemicals, Plastics, and Paper

The chemical, plastics, and paper industries offer diverse career opportunities. In the chemical industry, professionals engage in research, production, and sales of chemical compounds. The plastics industry involves careers in manufacturing, design, and engineering of plastic materials, with a focus on sustainability. The paper industry offers roles in paper production, processing, and distribution, emphasizing quality control and logistics. These industries require technical expertise, problem-solving skills, and a commitment to environmental stewardship.


For more information, click on the button below to view the latest career opportunities and corresponding pay rates in the Chemicals, Plastics, and Paper industry.  


Life Sciences

Life sciences encompass a wide range of scientific disciplines focused on the study of living organisms and their functions. Professionals in this field conduct research and analysis to understand the structure, behavior, and interactions of organisms, ranging from cells to ecosystems. They explore topics such as genetics, biochemistry, microbiology, and ecology, with applications in healthcare, pharmaceuticals, environmental conservation, and more. The field of life sciences is dynamic and continually advancing, driven by technological innovations and a commitment to improving human health, protecting the environment, and expanding our knowledge of the natural world.


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Pitt Country NCWorks Career Center


If you are interested in relocating or expanding your business, or an individual seeking new career opportunities in Pitt County, NC, please contact us with any questions you may have. We’ll be happy to provide additional information and resources and connect you with the right contacts for your industry.

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