What are you looking for?

Whether you are a recent graduate or a workforce veteran, Durham has many options if you are looking to make Durham your home, start a career or make a transition into a new one.

And we know talent. We play to our strengths, so when it comes to Talent, we’re always pushing forward. The type of talent that stays awake all night solving social problems, growing a business, or perfecting a restaurant’s secret sauce. Join our community of the most talented, interesting people we’ve ever met.

Our community consistently ranks nationally as one of the best places to live and work. We’d be surprised if you don’t love it as much as we do.

Our world famous talent base is powered by three Tier 1 universities (Duke, UNC Chapel Hill, and NC State) along with talented individuals moving here from cities across the globe. Our economic environment has allowed companies from small tech startups to global leaders in life sciences to grow here in Durham.

Not sure if you belong in Durham? If you agree with any of the statements below, then Durham is for you.

High quality of life is important to me
  • I want a low cost of living
  • I’m looking for a great career or just a great job
  • My business needs reliable, talented people
  • I’m a big sports fan
  • I enjoy world class art, famous musical performers, or Broadway shows
  • I love eating at a variety of excellent restaurants
  • History is fun
  • Top hospitals with skilled practitioners matter a lot!
  • Diverse culture is a big plus
  • Moderate climates are good – nothing too extreme!
  • I like easy access to the outdoors, be it mountains, lakes, or the ocean

See what employment opportunities Durham has to offer:

Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce