Career & Training Academy

Want to learn a new career and get paid?
Learn a new career!

The City of Charlotte is looking for candidates for its new Career & Training Academy. The program gives participants an opportunity to learn an entry-level job along with soft skills training preparing them for future job opportunities.

Interested in joining the Career & Training Academy?

  • The program is a six-month training program preparing you for an entry-level job.

  • Learn while you earn. All positions pay $12 per hour.

  • Learn an exciting career in administrative, technical, skilled and labor trades.

  • Participating departments include Charlotte Water, Aviation, Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS), Solid Waste Services (SWS), Storm Water Services and more.

  • The program starts on Monday, October 14.

How to apply:

  1. Please visit

  2. Visit the computer kiosk at City of Charlotte Human Resources located at 700 East Fourth Street.

The application window will run August 29 – September 2.

Career Pathways
Engineering and Property Management