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DETAIL OFFICER (PUBLIC WORKS)

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DETAIL OFFICER

The Sumter County Public Works Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Detail Officer.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.  This position is responsible for guarding and supervising assigned Sumter County Correctional Institution state inmates engaged in performing Public Works projects. Minimum Requirements include the ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent; Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s licenses issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Must be at least 18 years old.  Must pass P.O.S.T. Certification within time frame required.  Proof of these requirements must be provided at time of applying.  

Applications with a complete job description may be obtained from the Sumter County Board of Commissioners Office located at 500 W. Lamar Street, Suite 100, Americus, GA. from 8:30 – 5:00 daily Monday – Friday, the Sumter County Web Site at www.sumtercountyga.us, or by calling (229) 928-4500. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.  Deadline for receiving application is Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 4:00 pm 

 SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER



ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT (CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE)
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Administrative Assistant – Correctional Institute

The Sumter County Correctional Institute is seeking candidates for the position of Administrative Assistant– Full Time. This position is responsible for providing administrative support for the operations of the Correctional Institute.

·        Provides administrative and secretarial support to the Warden and other department personnel.

·        Processes accounts payable and payroll.

·        Prepares and submits state fund reimbursement vouchers.

·        Monitors and updates employee time clock.

·        Answers telephone; provides information and assistance.

·        Types memorandums and other correspondence.

·        Processes incoming and outgoing mail.

·        Assists in preparing the department budget.

·        Maintains department files.

·        Monitors office supply inventory; makes purchases as needed.

·        Performs related duties. 

Minimum Requirements include the ability to read write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with a high school diploma or its recognized equivalent.  Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.   

Applications with a complete job description may be obtained from the Sumter County Board of Commissioners Office located at 500 W. Lamar Street, Suite 100, Americus, GA. from 8:30 – 5:00 daily Monday – Friday.  An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County. Deadline for receiving applications is Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 4:00 pm.

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER






CERTIFIED DEPUTY, CIVIL DIVISION DEPUTY, SRO DEPUTY (SHERIFF'S OFFICE)

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Sumter
County Government – Position Vacancies

-Certified Deputy (full-time)

-Civil Division Deputy (full-time)

- SRO Deputy (full-time)

The Sumter County Sheriff Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Certified Deputy / Civil Division Deputy / SRO Deputy.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.  This position is responsible for the enforcement of federal, state, and local laws and the protection of life and property.  

Minimum Requirements include the ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent.  Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. Must be ALREADY Certified as a Peace Officer for the State of Georgia. 

Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s licenses issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Must be able to pass a background investigation including a Criminal History, Driving History, and Reference check.  Proof of requirements must be provided at time of applying. 

Applications may be obtained from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office located at 352 McMath Mill Road, Americus, Ga. from 8:30 – 5:00 daily Monday – Friday, the Sumter County Web Site at www.sumtercountyga.us, or by calling (229) 924-4094.  Each individual to be considered for any position with the Sumter County Sheriff Department must complete an application.  A complete job description and minimum qualifications are available. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER




HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR (PUBLIC WORKS)
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The Sumter County Public Works Department is seeking candidates for the position of Heavy Equipment Operator.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Responsibilities of this position include operating a variety of moderately heavy-duty construction equipment including front-end loader, motor grader, backhoe, dump truck, lowboy and other related equipment to ensure county roads, bridges, ditches, signs, drainage systems and rights-of-ways are properly maintained.  Minimum requirements include the ability to read, write and perform basic mathematical calculations; Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.  Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.   Proof of these requirements must be shown at time of applying.  

Applications with a complete job description may be obtained from the Sumter County Board of Commissioners Office located at 500 W. Lamar Street, Americus, GA. from 8:30 – 5:00 daily Monday – Friday, the Sumter County Web Site at www.sumtercountyga.us, or by calling (229) 928-4500. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County. Accepting applications until position is filled.


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CORRECTIONAL OFFICER (SUMTER COUNTY CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE)

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The Sumter County Correctional Institute is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Correctional Officer. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to supervising inmates, observing inmates conduct and behavior, directing inmates during work assignments, patrolling the facility, and performing additional tasks as assigned. 

Minimum Requirements include completion of high school or equivalent.  Possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Georgia Driver’s License. Must be at least 18 years old.  Proof of these requirements must be submitted when applying for the position. Must pass P.O.S.T. Certification within the time frame required by this department, which is normally within six months of employment. 

Applications with a complete job description may be obtained from the Sumter County Board of Commissioners Office located at 500 W. Lamar Street, Americus, GA. from 8:30 – 5:00 daily Monday – Friday, the Sumter County Web Site at www.sumtercountyga.us, or by calling (229) 928-4500. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.  Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual Salary $26,009.10 - $26,631.54)

 SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER



Sumter County
500 W. Lamar St.
P.O. Box 295
Americus, Georgia 31709
Ph: (229) 928-4500
Fax: (229) 928-4503
Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm