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Employment Opportunities

The City of Jefferson accepts applications for employment at City Hall at 147 Athens Street, Jefferson, Georgia. Applications for the following positions with the City of Jefferson are now being accepted. Click on the links below to view the description of the position and desired qualifications. You may attach a resume, as well as completing the application.

E-verify number is 139729 - July 28, 2008

Equal Employment Opportunity Information

Application for Employment

Application for City of Jefferson Police Department

Select Police Department. When the Police Department page opens, click on links at the botton of the page for the application form.

Current Openings

Police Officer Job Information

 

 

Title: Fields and Grounds Assistant

  

Job Description:

Under the direction of the Fields and Grounds Director, the Fields and Grounds Assistant will be responsible for the operation of turf grass equipment including but not limited to mowers, edgers, weed eaters, sprayers and all manual tools and equipment at the Jefferson Parks and Recreation department.  The Fields and Grounds Assistant will also be responsible for preparing ball fields for play including but not limited to painting, chalking, dragging, raking and general maintenance. Experience in maintaining turf equipment is a plus.

 

Qualifications:   Possession of a current driver’s license.

 

Salary: $8-$10/hr based on experience 

 

Approximate Hours Per Week: 20-25, hours may vary but will typically be Monday-Friday with a finish each day prior to 4:00pm.


 

Childcare Program Assistant

Job Description:

Under the direction of the Childcare Director, the Program Assistant will be responsible for the accounting, payment schedules, and attendance tracking for the Childcare program at the Jefferson Parks and Recreation department.  The Program Assistant will also at times be responsible for supervision of a group of children and to facilitate games and activities for individual groups of children ages ranging from 5 years of age to 13 years of age. 

Qualifications:   Must be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.

Salary: $8-$10/hr based on experience

Approximate Hours Per Week:

28

 

After School Counselor

Job Description:

An After School Counselor at the Jefferson Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for supervision of a group of children and to facilitate games and activities for individual groups of children ages ranging from 5 years of age to 13 years of age.

Qualifications:

Works well with groups of children. CPR/First Aid certified

Salary: $7.25-$8/hr based on experience

Approximate Hours Per Week:

20-28


 

Application Process

Please read the following information before applying.

1. Applications and resumes are only accepted for positions that are currently vacant.

2. A completed application should be received in the City Manager's Office before the established closing date as stated on the job vacancy announcement.  Resumes are accepted in addition to and not in lieu of completed applications.  Interviews will not be scheduled prior to the closing date.

3. Every application received by the established closing date is reviewed for minimum qualifications and competitiveness.  Meeting the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview.

4. "Open Until Filled" jobs are ongoing recuitments and may be closed and filled at any time.

5. Due to the large volume of applicants, we are unable to respond to everone who applies.

6. Applications, resumes, letters of reference, etc. submitted become the property of City of Jefferson and cannot be returned.  The information that you provide may be subject to public disclosure under Georgia Open Records Act.

7. City of Jefferson selects applicants for employment and promotion without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, marital or veteran status, sex, age or disability.

Thank you for you interest in employment opportunities with the City of Jefferson.  Plese contact us with any questions or comments M-F/8am-5pm.