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Position Title:

ASSISTANT BUILDING MAINTENANCE & OPERATIONS SUPERINTENDENT

Department:Facilities Maintenance & Operations
Salary:$49,480 - $78,189
Apply Until:Until Filled
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Job Summary:
Under administrative direction of the Superintendent of Facilities Maintenance & Operations, assists in the daily operations and management of the division. Plans, supervises and directs building maintenance operations. Inspects job sites and insures the timely and accurate completion of work. Assists in development of annual budget, manpower estimates, recruitment and training. Advises subordinate supervisors. Requisitions supplies and maintains all required files and documents. Develops liaisons with contractors. Assists in maintenance of timecards, overtime payroll, building plans and blueprints. Maintains records of fire and building code inspections. Receives and evaluates work orders. Operates a County vehicle. Performs related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Facilities Maintenance, or a closely related field. Must possess 5 years journey level work experience in one or more of the construction trades and related operations; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Supervisory experience is preferred. Possess ability to plan, direct, coordinate and evaluate the work of others. Possess knowledge of the operation, repair and maintenance of buildings and their appearances. Possess the ability to estimate costs and quantities of labor, material and equipment. Possess knowledge of budgeting processes. Possess knowledge of air conditioning, heating and electrical systems. Possess ability to read and interpret plans, specifications and blueprints. Possess excellent organizational and oral and written communication skills. Must be able to prepare and maintain complex reports and records. Must be able to utilize a variety of computer applications including Microsoft Office. Must be available for on-call duty during non-working hours, holidays, and weekends. Must use personal transportation to respond. Must possess a valid Georgia driver’s license. Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.

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Position Title:

COMMUNITY INTERVENTION SPECIALIST

Department:Youth Intercept Program/Victim-Witness Assistance
Salary:$40,000 (Grant funded)
Apply Until:February 4, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under the direction of the Program Director of the Youth Intercept Program, provides ongoing case management for victims enrolled in the Youth Intercept Program through comprehensive assessment, planning, implementation, and overall evaluation of individual victim needs. Acts as a liaison between the victim and available community services with the goal of promoting continuity of care and meeting program goals. Has accountability for the enrollment, coordination of care and discharge of all victims.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in a specialized field of work such as social work, health care, or criminal justice, supplemented by a minimum of one (1) year work experience in the delivery of human services and/or case management, specific to the needs and abilities of identified program populations, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Possess good writing skills, and the ability to maintain correspondence with a wide variety of agencies and clients. Must be proficient in interpreting medical and legal documents. Must be knowledgeable in case management principles, procedures, and practices. Must be knowledgeable in crisis intervention principles and practices. Demonstrates competent computer skills, including use of Microsoft Office. Possess ability to present ideas effectively, in both oral and written form. Possess ability to comprehend and follow oral and written directions. Possess ability to negotiate and resolve conflict between dissenting parties. Possess ability to conduct detailed analytical evaluations and studies and prepare related reports and recommendations. Possess knowledge of the Criminal Justice system and/or hospital procedures and processes. Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.

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Position Title:

CORRECTIONS PROGRAMS COORDINATOR II

Department:Jail
Salary:$36,946 - $58,366
Apply Until:February 11, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision of the Programs Manager, organizes, implements, schedules, and evaluates inmate programs at the Chatham County Detention facilities on a daily basis, including educational programs and activities, religious and personal services, and drug treatment programs. Maintains program records and prepares activity reports. Supervises support staff/volunteers to ensure compliance with departmental guidelines.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree preferred in Social Services, Business Administration, Management, or a closely related field, supplemented by two (2) years increasingly responsible work experience in social service program implementation, in directly related volunteer service, or in a closely related field with exposure to detention facility inmates as clients; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess excellent organizational, oral, written and supervisory skills. Must be able to deal with inmates in emotionally charged and stressful situations. Must possess knowledge of and skill level to conduct legal research of state and federal laws, codes and statutes. Special Requirements: Applicants must undergo security background investigation, physical, psychological and psychometric tests and observed urinalysis drug screening. Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.

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Position Title:

DEPUTY CORRECTIONS OFFICER

Department:Jail ***Updated Copy***
Salary:$31,105 minimum
Apply Until:Continuous
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision, performs law enforcement and public safety work in the custody and security of jail inmates. Position requires close physical contact with inmates and direct contact with the public. Position is one of possible high stress and verbal and/or physical confrontations. Position requires that the candidate should be able to respond to any location within the jail by running. Position requires that the candidate should be able to successfully rescue an unconscious/injured officer by moving them to a safe location. Position also requires lifting (at times heavy). Written reports and mathematical calculations are required. Communication skills are critical to performance of duties. Candidates must be able to follow written and verbal directions, and work different shifts as assigned. Candidates must be able to perform multiple tasks successfully under different degrees of circumstances. The Chatham County Sheriff's Department supervises inmates under the "Direct Supervision" concept. This requires candidates to work under conditions requiring direct contact and supervision of inmates for an entire shift. *Notice: A conditional written agreement is required for this position. Please use this application

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED (no online high school diplomas), supplemented by three (3) years work experience involving public contact; or equivalent combination of training and experience; ability to complete Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Certification for Jail and Peace Officer. Valid driver's license; must be at least 20 years of age. Physical ability to defend against inmate attack, ability to lift approx 20 lbs.; ability to push loaded carts; ability to climb stairs. Vision requirement must be 20/20 or 20/40 corrected. Effective January 1, 2007, there is a physical agility test that is required by candidates for the position. The agility test requires candidates to run 900 feet and to successfully drag a 160 pound dummy approx. 40 feet. This is a one time entry level test. Special Requirements: Must undergo physical psychological and psychometric tests, observed urinalysis drug screening and background investigation (charges involving drugs or moral turpitude may disqualify candidates), driver's history (a record of numerous traffic infractions or pattern of disregard for traffic laws may disqualify candidates), and credit check. Must be able to successfully complete First Aid and CPR certification as required. Applicants must submit copies of last seven (7) years driver's history for all states candidates possessed a license, birth certificate, high school diploma or GED certificate, social security card, all applicable documentation of relevant training and DD214 long form if applicable, current marriage license and all divorce decrees, and dispositions of any arrests with application to be eligible for testing. ANY INCOMPLETE APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. APPLICANTS MUST BE A US CITIZEN OR NATURALIZED WITH DOCUMENTATION. The Chatham County Sheriff's Department is a SMOKE-FREE WORK ENVIRONMENT. Terms of conditional written agreement requires salary reimbursement for voluntary separation within two (2) years of completion of P.O.S.T. Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy.

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Position Title:

ENTOMOLOGY TECHNICIAN

Department:Mosquito Control
Salary:$28,951 - $45,732
Apply Until:February 4, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under direction of the Biologist/Entomologist Crew Leader, surveys, identifies, treats and documents mosquito breeding sites in Chatham County. Maintains records, prepares input for reports and evaluates treatment efforts. Collects mosquitoes to perform pesticide susceptibility tests. Performs other duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED equivalent. Some mosquito control experience or related work experience required. Ability to lift and carry approx. 50 lbs., walk long distances over rough terrain and climb fences. Must possess basic computer skills and be able to interact with the public. Must be able to read and use maps. Must be willing to fly in county owned aircraft. Must be able to obtain GA Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicator’s License in Public Health Pest Control within 6 months. Valid Driver's License. MVR Performed. **APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT COPY OF DRIVER'S LICENSE**. Please Note: Every County employee is subject to work during disaster operations. During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work.

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Position Title:

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I

Department:Public Works and Park Services (Various Positions)
Salary:$22,679 - $35,83
Apply Until:February 18, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision, operates light weight trucks or other light weight motorized equipment in maintenance, construction or sanitation work; includes night and weekend work in emergency situations.

Minimum Qualifications:
Completion of eighth grade, supplemented by six (6) months work experience in the operation of light weight trucks or related automotive equipment; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Ability to work in all weather conditions and to perform heavy manual labor, lifting, pulling, manual transporting, etc. High school diploma or equivalent desired for promotion eligibility. Ability to obtain GA Safety Council Flagger's License within one year of employment. Must be able to obtain a valid Class B Commercial Driver's License within (6) six months of employment. Pre-employment physical and background security check. Employee required to provide and wear approved steel toe protective footwear during normal working hours. Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.

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Position Title:

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR II

Department:Public Works & Park Services – Public Works Division #106
Salary:$25,017 - $39,536
Apply Until:February 4, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under direction, operates medium weight motorized equipment in construction, maintenance, or sanitation work. Includes tandems, flatbeds, frail mowers, etc. Performs minor repairs; may supervise small work crew. Performs night and weekend work in emergency situations.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School diploma and two (2) years experience operating motorized equipment of medium weight or one (1) year experience operating the primary equipment of the position; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Ability to perform heavy manual labor in all weather conditions; ability to obtain GA Safety Council Flagger's License within 1 year of application. Employee required to provide and wear approved steel toe protective footwear during normal working hours. Valid Class B Commercial Driver's License required at time of application. Hazardous materials endorsement required within six (6) months of employment. Pre-employment physical and drug screening required. Please Note: Every County employee is subject to work during disaster operations. During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work.

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Position Title:

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR II

Department:Public Works & Park Services - Solid Waste Division #22
Salary:$25,017 - $39,536
Apply Until:February 4, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under direction, operates medium weight motorized equipment in construction, maintenance, or sanitation work. Includes tandems, flatbeds, frail mowers, etc. Performs minor repairs; may supervise small work crew. Performs night and weekend work in emergency situations.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School diploma and two (2) years experience operating motorized equipment of medium weight or one (1) year experience operating the primary equipment of the position; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Ability to perform heavy manual labor in all weather conditions; ability to obtain GA Safety Council Flagger's License within 1 year of application. Employee required to provide and wear approved steel toe protective footwear during normal working hours. Valid Class B Commercial Driver's License required at time of application. Hazardous materials endorsement required within six (6) months of employment. Pre-employment physical and drug screening required. Please Note: Every County employee is subject to work during disaster operations. During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work.

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Position Title:

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR IV

Department:Public Works & Park Services
Salary:$30,397 - $48,025
Apply Until:February 4, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under general direction, operates a variety of light, medium or heavy weight motorized equipment used in construction, maintenance, or sanitation work. Participates in carpentry projects; performs minor maintenance, adjustments and repairs to equipment; performs herbicide spray application; supervises and trains work crews; works nights and days on 24 hour call out.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma, and four (4) years experience in operation of two or more types of heavy motorized equipment, including heavy construction equipment; experience performing minor repairs to equipment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Ability to lift, pull and bend in performance of sustained physical labor. Possession of valid Class A Commercial Driver's License with Air Brakes endorsement, or the ability to obtain a Tanker endorsement and Hazard Material endorsement at time of employment. Pre-employment drug screening required and DOT physical. Employee required to provide and wear approved steel toe protective footwear during normal working hours. On critical work force. Please Note: Every County employee is subject to work during disaster operations. During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work.

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Position Title:

HUMAN RESOURCES ANALYST III (Employee Relations Administrator)

Department:Human Resources (Talent Management Team)
Salary:$47,143 - $74,485
Apply Until: February 11, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under general direction, administers Chatham County’s employee relations activities, including performance management, disciplinary issues, grievances, disciplinary appeals, employee recognition, and related issues. Assists managers and employees with resolving workplace conflicts and performance issues. Provides guidance to managers on appropriate performance improvement and disciplinary actions. Conducts investigations of allegations of misconduct and harassment. Administers the County’s employee grievance and disciplinary appeals procedures. Creates and presents training programs designed to improve performance, interpersonal relations, and employee engagement. Develops, coordinates, and implements employee recognition programs and other activities to enhance employee morale. Maintains the highest level of confidentiality in performing duties.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources Management, Public or Business Administration or closely related field, supplemented by four (4) years of experience in employee relations, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of applicable employment-related laws and regulations required. Excellent oral and written communication skills required. Requires ability to use independent judgment and discretion, and ability to resolve complex problems. Ability to develop effective working relationships with employees and managers at all levels of the organization required. PHR, SPHR or equivalent certification desired. Valid driver’s license required. Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.

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Position Title:

LAW ENFORCEMENT RECORDS SPECIALIST II

Department:Jail
Salary:$26,261 - $41,488
Apply Until:February 11, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision, performs a wide range of advanced clerical and secretarial tasks in providing records information to law enforcement personnel, the general public and professionals. Position requires use of independent judgment and thorough knowledge of standard clerical procedures. Assists public by phone and in person. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
Graduation from high school and four (4) years of clerical or office experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Possess ability to maintain confidentiality of information. Possess ability to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing. Must be computer literate. Must be able to work in close proximity to inmates. 45 wpm typing. Clerical Testing Required. ALL TESTING MUST BE SCHEDULED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION. Must be able to work any shift. Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.

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Position Title:

LIFEGUARD (Part Time)

Department:Aquatic Center #6
Salary:$8.00/Hourly (Minimum Starting Pay Rate)
Apply Until:Continuous
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision, monitors the behavior and activity of patrons in the pool; provides a safe environment for swimming, enforces rules and guidelines of the Aquatic Center. Responds to emergency situations in a timely manner. Provides instruction to members. Participates in in-service training. Maintains daily logs. Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum of sixteen (16) years of age. No previous lifeguard experience necessary. Lifeguards must take and pass the StarGuard Training Course. Must be willing to learn and adhere to all related guidelines, rules and regulations and required training. Possess ability to provide instruction/training to patrons. Must be able to maintain good customer and employee relations. Must possess valid Georgia Driver’s License.

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Position Title:

LIFEGUARD (Part Time)

Department:Aquatic Center #6
Salary:$10.00 / Hourly (Minimum Starting Pay Rate)
Apply Until:Continuous
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision, monitors the behavior and activity of patrons in the pool; provides a safe environment for swimming, enforces rules and guidelines of the Aquatic Center. Responds to emergency situations in a timely manner. Provides instruction to members. Participates in in-service training. Maintains daily logs. Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum of sixteen (16) years of age. No previous lifeguard experience necessary. Lifeguards must take and pass the StarGuard Training Course. Must be willing to learn and adhere to all related guidelines, rules and regulations and required training. Possess ability to provide instruction/training to patrons. Must be able to maintain good customer and employee relations.

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Position Title:

MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR I

Department:Public Works & Park Services (Recreation Division)
Salary:$31,918 - $50,418
Apply Until:February 4, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under supervision of assigned Maintenance Superintendent, performs as a working leader providing daily supervision of work crews performing construction, maintenance or drainage work. Assists supervisor in monitoring work progress, instruction and training crew members. Includes night and weekend work in emergency situations.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED, supplemented by two (2) years experience in construction and/or maintenance work, including supervisory experience, experience in ground and turf management, and experience operating medium and heavy equipment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Possess ability to obtain a Georgia Commercial Pesticide License in Ornamentals and Turf within six (6) months of employment. Must possess of valid GA driver's license. Employee required to provide and wear approved steel toe protective footwear during normal working hours. Please Note: Every County employee is subject to work during disaster operations. During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work.

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Position Title:

MAINTENANCE WORKER IV

Department:Facilities Maintenance & Operations
Salary:$30,397 - $48,025
Apply Until:February 11, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under general direction, performs skilled and complex journeyman level maintenance and repair in a variety of trades, including finish carpentry, masonry, electrical, painting, plumbing, and heating and air conditioning. Drives County vehicles. Moves office furniture. Performs preventative maintenance. Supervises a small crew. Possess ability to read blueprints and sketches. Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma, plus trade school and four (4) years of general construction work experience in one or more of the skilled crafts; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Possess ability to follow oral and written instruction. Possess ability to instruct others. Must possess a valid driver's license. Experience in several skilled crafts preferred. Ability to lift up to 50lbs. Special Requirements: Employee required to provide and wear approved steel toe protective footwear during normal working hours. Must be available for on-call duty during non-working hours, holidays, and weekends. Must use personal transportation to respond.

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Position Title:

RECREATION AIDE

Department:Public Works and Park Services (Various Seasonal Positions)
Salary:$9.43 per hour (25 hours per week max)
Apply Until:Until Filled
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision of a Recreation Leader, assists in supervising organized group recreational activities and in special games and events. Transports all citizens to and from recreational facilities. Performs other work as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma and ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions and write simple notations; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Possession of a valid Georgia driver’s license. Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.

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Position Title:

SWIM LESSON INSTRUCTOR (Part Time)

Department:Aquatic Center
Salary:$ 8.00 / Hourly (Minimum Starting Pay Rate)
Apply Until:Continuous
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Job Summary:
Under supervision of the Program Coordinator, prepares lesson plans and provides swimming instruction to students according to curriculum for the various courses, levels and ages. Must arrive fifteen minutes prior to class and clean equipment up after class. Monitors and maintains records of student progress. Maintains equipments assuring proper working order. Participates in in-service training. Handles complaints in a timely manner. Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum of sixteen (16) years of age. Instructors must take and pass the StarFish Swim School Instructor Course. Position requires certification in First Aid and CPR training. Must be willing to learn and adhere to all related guidelines, rules and regulations and required training. Possess ability to provide instruction/training to patrons. Must be able to maintain good customer and employee relations.

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