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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:

ASSISTANT MAINTENANCE SUPERINTENDENT (Re-Advertisement)

Department:Public Works and Park Services
Salary:$38,808 - $61,311
Apply Until:April 15, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under supervision of the Maintenance Superintendent, provides backup support in managing field and office activities in the areas of either construction, maintenance or solid waste operations for the County. Participates in the planning, organizing, directing and coordinating of the work of Maintenance Supervisors, Equipment Operators and Maintenance Workers. Oversees cost accounting and provides cost estimates on major projects. Prepares weekly and monthly work schedules; assists with prioritizing projects, resolving problems and determining best courses of action. Coordinates and oversees operational and safety training. Serves on the Critical Work Force in the Disaster Plan and is on 24-hour call for emergencies. Provides weekly reports; counsels employees, resolves grievances and coordinates training activities. Performs public relations activities. Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma supplemented by advanced training in construction, engineering or a closely related field; and four (4) years experience in Public Works operations with a management role; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Possesses knowledge of traffic control and use of Manual for Uniform Traffic Control. Possesses thorough knowledge of associated emergency responses. Possesses ability to operate a computer using appropriate software. GIS principles and software is a plus. Possesses knowledge of traffic laws and regulations; ability to make minor repairs. Possesses ability to prepare and present accurate, reliable reports. Georgia Commercial Pesticide License in both Right-of-Way and Aquatic Pests required. Possesses effective oral and written communication skills. EMPLOYEE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE AND WEAR APPROVED STEEL TOE PROTECTIVE FOOTWEAR DURING NORMAL WORKING HOURS. Must be on call on a 24-hour basis. Valid Georgia driver's license and background security check 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:

ASSISTANT MOSQUITO CONTROL DIRECTOR

Department:Mosquito Control
Salary:$57,264 - $90,482
Apply Until:April 8, 2015
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Job Summary:
Overview: Chatham County maintains a comprehensive mosquito control program with a fiscal year operating budget of $3,600,000. The program serves the entirety of Chatham County including all of unincorporated Chatham County and eight municipalities including the City of Savannah, an area of approximately 440 square miles with 278,000 residents. The Chatham County Mosquito Control Department operates with 30 staff positions. The Department also maintains three helicopters and one airplane and these aircraft are the primary instruments used for mosquito control efforts as well as surveillance in remote areas. Mosquito Control aircraft are additionally used to support local police and fire departments, Emergency Management, and a number of other county departments and agencies. Professional development is strongly encouraged and the department’s staff actively participate in the American, Mid-Atlantic, Georgia, South Carolina, and Florida Mosquito Control Associations. Job Summary: Under general supervision of the Mosquito Control Director, supervises the daily operations of the department. Assists the Director in planning and implementation of an Integrated Mosquito Management Program. Assists with budget planning and implementation. Assists the Director with personnel management. Interacts with county departments, public and private agencies, vendors, and the public to provide assistance and obtain cooperation in implementing the Mosquito Control Department’s plans and procedures. Acts as liaison to the County Information and Communication Services (ICS) department.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Entomology, Public Health or related field required; supplemented by five (5) or more years experience in mosquito control, personnel management, and project management; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Specific License(s) and/or Certification(s) Required: Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license. Must possess, or within 6 months of beginning employment, acquire and maintain a valid Georgia Pesticide Applicator’s License in Public Health, Aerial, Demonstration and Research, Right-of-Way, and Aquatic Pest Control categories. 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:

CHILD SUPPORT SPECIALIST I

Department:Child Support Services
Salary:$28,942 - $ 43,377
Apply Until:April 1, 2015
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Job Summary:
Under direction, assists in identifying criminal and civil cases for trial, conferences, motions and stipulated pleas. Screens and interviews clients for Child Abandonment warrants. Performs financial audits and associated tasks. Analyzes wage information. Attends and testifies in court. Schedules genetic tests and monitors cases until results are received. Provides weekly summary of case activity. Updates manual and automated case files. Maintains an inventory of pending cases and runs payment summaries. Assists public by phone and in person.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School diploma, and two (2) years experience in social services, collections, work in a legal environment, or college level education in business, accounting or law; or equivalent training and experience. Possess mental capability to comprehend, analyze and effectively identify cases, prepare financial audits, locate and redistribute unidentified monies and analyze wage information proficiently. Possess ability to analyze and respond to complex problems; possess mental capability to withstand constant stress while responding to demands of the public. Must possess mental maturity. Listen, interpret and apply intensely personal and private encounters from clientele for purposes of paternity establishment. Must be able to maintain case inventories and run payment summaries. Must be able to perform visual reviews and research by computer or voluminous paper trail. Must possess excellent concentration, oral and written communication skills. Must be able to interact with clients from all socio-economic, educational and intelligence levels. Must possess ability to type and perform data entry. Possess ability to reach, lift and carry approx. 30 lbs. CLERICAL TESTING REQUIRED. ALL TESTING MUST BE SCHEDULED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION. 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:

CLERICAL ASSISTANT - Temporary Pool

Department:Human Resources (Various Locations)
Salary:$11.45 Hourly (As needed-based on assignment)
Apply Until:April 1, 2015 (Extended closing date)
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Job Summary:
To perform temporary short term work assignments on an as needed basis in various County departments. Under general direction, performs a variety of clerical and administrative support functions. Work requires initiative, discretion and good inter-personal and communication skills. Assists customers by phone and in person. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma, plus courses in business and three (3) years experience in progressively responsible or technical secretarial work or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess effective oral and written communication skills. Possess working knowledge of current computer software. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint experience preferred. Must be flexible as needed. Must pass security background check. 25 wpm typing. Clerical Testing Required. ALL TESTING MUST BE SCHEDULED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION. 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:

FRONT DESK/CASHIER

Department:Aquatic Center
Salary:$9.00 Hourly (Part Time – 25 hours per week max)
Apply Until:Until Filled
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Job Summary:
Under supervision of the Recreation Facility Manager, responsible for receiving cash for and monitoring memberships, daily users and user groups. Prepare reports for close out of monies. Sells memberships to the public. Assist members with making decisions based on their swimming needs. Registers members for swim classes or aerobics classes. Performs data entry and general clerical duties. Performs other work as requested. Must be able to work weekends.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma. Must be at least 18 years of age. Previous cashiering experience required. First aid and CPR certification desired. Must possess ability to count money quickly, accurately and tabulate receipts. Must possess effective math and communication skills. Must be proficient in computer usage and word processing applications such as Microsoft Office. Clerical Testing Required. ALL TESTING MUST BE SCHEDULED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION. 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:$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 (Re-Advertisement)

Department:Public Works & Park Services (Recreation Division)
Salary:$31,918 - $50,418
Apply Until:April 8, 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, experience operating medium and heavy equipment, and vocational training in turf management is preferred; 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. 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:

NETWORK TECHNICIAN (I/II/III)

Department:Information and Communication Services (ICS)
Salary:$40,738 - $74,485
Apply Until:April 1, 2015 (Extended closing date)
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision by the Network Technician Supervisor, performs technical work in planning, coordinating and conducting the installation, maintenance and repair of computer and/or telecommunications equipment in support of Chatham County. Receives and installs desktop technology components such as personal computers, monitors, scanners, printers and associated software. Configures new equipment for department-specific duties. Tests functionality of new equipment and integration with existing systems and software making necessary adjustments. Provides end-user support, training and advice on all client-side computer hardware and software. Assists the help desk by taking service desk calls to investigate, categorize, and resolve incidents, or escalate as necessary. Utilizes work order system to document problems, communicates resolution of problems, and provides training to other technicians. May be assigned minor or major projects by the Network Technician Supervisor. May serve as an assistant/backup for another Network Technician. May be responsible for and accountable for a supporting IT service. Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
Associate’s Degree required; supplemented by two (2) years experience in communications systems, operating system maintenance, hardware and software troubleshooting; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license. Must have experience supporting applications and hardware within a Microsoft Windows environment. Must have experience in a networked environment. Possess excellent customer service and interpersonal skills and has the ability to collaborate and work as a team. Possess strong diagnostic troubleshooting skills in order to resolve incidents in a timely manner. Note: The level of Network Technician hired will be based upon the selected candidate’s work history and experience. 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:

PARKING ATTENDANT – Temporary Pool (Multiple openings)

Department:Facilities Maintenance & Operations - Parking Garage
Salary:$12.03 Hourly
Apply Until:April 1, 2015 (Extended closing date)
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision, attends to the daily operation and security of the Parking Garage. Attends toll booth during hours of operation; collects and records fees; prepares bank deposits; patrols garage and parking lot; maintains all files and records; furnishes written and verbal reports. Fills in for full-time employees as needed. Responds to inquiries from County employees and the general public. SCHEDULE: Rotating every weekend: Friday 11 p.m. to Saturday 7 a.m. Saturday 7 p.m. to Sunday 7 a.m. Saturday 7 a.m. to Saturday 7 p.m. Sunday 7 a.m. to 12 noon

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma, supplemented by one (1) year work experience in cashiering and record-keeping involved with public contact; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must be able to communicate effectively in writing and orally. Ability to count money and make change accurately and rapidly. Possess ability to maintain accurate records. Must be flexible in day-to-day work assignments, including filling in for full-time Parking Attendant when needed. Possess ability to climb six flights of stairs; possess ability to lift up to 40 lbs. Clerical Testing Required. ALL TESTING MUST BE SCHEDULED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION. 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:

PARTS ROOM MANAGER

Department:Fleet Operations
Salary:$28,951 - $45,732
Apply Until:Until Filled
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Job Summary:
Under general supervision, operates a central inventory of vehicle and heavy equipment parts and supplies. Orders parts and supplies. Determines and maintains inventory level. Evaluates vendor performance. Issues, receives, records, and stores inventory. Maintains automated inventory records and reports.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma, supplemented by a minimum of two (2) years experience in inventory control, stores management, automobile parts management, or closely related field, including experience in determining economic order quantities and inventory levels; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess the ability to learn various computer applications, including spreadsheets and inventory management. Possess ability to make rapid and accurate arithmetic computations. Possess knowledge of methods and practices common to inventory control/stores management. Must possess ability to lift, move and handle stock. Must possess and maintain 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:

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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