Employment Opportunities

Dear Applicant:

Thank you for choosing the Washington County Board of Commissioners to help meet your employment and career goals. We appreciate the time you are taking to complete our standard application process.

The Washington County Board of Commissioners is committed to providing a safe and comfortable environment for our employees, customers, and community; as well as offering all employees the security of knowing their coworkers are as trustworthy, safety oriented, and drug-free.

In order to meet these safety and security goals, the Washington County Board of Commissioners, with your written authorization, also conducts a thorough background screening; in addition to drug testing all potential new employees. If you are considered for employment, please note that some or all of the following employment screenings will be performed:

  • A Criminal Record Check
  • Previous Employers and Education Verification
  • Professional License and Credentials Verification (if appropriate)
  • Driving Record Check (if your job involves driving a company or private vehicle)
  • Employment Credit Report (if appropriate)
  • Additional levels of background screening when appropriate

With this in mind, if there are any issues that you feel need to be resolved before you submit your application and are considered for employment, please discuss them with us or return at another time to complete your initial paperwork.

ALSO, PLEASE COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FULLY. BLANK FIELDS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Again, thank you for considering employment with the Washington County Board of Commissioners.

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Current Job Openings:

Code Enforcement Officer (Road Department located at 1862 Kaolin Road, Sandersville, GA 31082)

The successful candidate will perform a variety of tasks related to the enforcement of County ordinances and policy. This position is under the direct supervision of the Public Work Director. The position requires proficiency in the following:

  • enforcing compliance with ordinances related to garbage disposal, logging permits, and open burning
  • on-site inspections and investigations
  • issuing citations
  • communication with the public
  • maintenance of files for inspections, consultations and other required reports

A complete job description is at available at the Washington County Board of Commissioners office, or by email at boc@washingtoncountyga.gov.

Position will remain open until filled.

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Part Time Custodian (Board of Commissioners)

The successful candidate will be responsible for custodial work, and the upkeep and maintenance of flowerbeds and plants, in and around County buildings located in the courthouse square and other County properties as needed. A complete job description is available at the Board of Commissioners Office.

Position will remain open until filled.

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Part Time Kitchen Aid (Senior Center)

The Washington County Recreation Department is seeking a part-time Kitchen Assistant for the Washington County Senior Center at 446 Maurice Friedman Drive in Sandersville, GA 31082.

This person will prepare and serve meals to senior citizens who visit the Senior Center.  Ability to interact with senior citizens is a must.  Selected applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen and are subject to TB and Hepatitis Test.

Position will remain open until filled.

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Full Time Equipment Operator (Road Department):

Applicants must be willing to learn and capable of operating equipment such as tractors, motor graders, backhoes, etc. A Commercial Driver’s License is a plus.

Position will remain open until filled.

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Applications and job descriptions are also available at the Board of Commissioners office located at 119 Jones Street, Sandersville, GA 31082

Submit Applications to:
Shanika Simmons
Washington County Board of Commissioners
P.O. Box 271
119 Jones Street
Sandersville, GA 31082

 

Applications may also be emailed to swsimmons@washingtoncountyga.gov or faxed to 478.552.7424

 

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