Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Floyd County Public Works
Salary $14.94 - $16.46
Government Floyd County
Published 01/30/2019
Closes 12/31/2019
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JOB SUMMARY: The purpose of this classification is to perform security/manual work functions associated with overseeing the safety and security of inmates assigned to work detail involving road, roadside, and bridge construction, maintenance, and repair.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Supervises, directs, and guards inmates on assigned work details; monitors activities and behavior of inmates.

• Maintains inmate discipline; enforces established correctional facility rules and regulations.

• Conducts head-counts of inmates; searches inmates, vehicles, and grounds to locate/remove contraband or weapons.

• Performs tasks involving road, bridge, and roadside construction and maintenance.

• Determines and procures appropriate materials, tools, equipment, and machinery for work projects.

• Determines best match of duties to each inmate; instructs inmates on proper work techniques; monitors status of work in progress; inspects completed projects; releases inmates back to correctional facility upon completion of work detail.

• Evaluates safety and security of work area.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or G.E.D. and supplemented by two (2) years of experience in road construction/maintenance, equipment operation or related field; 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 Commercial Driver’s License, including appropriate endorsements. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia Peace Officer’s Standards and Training Certification.

BENEFITS: Health/Major Medical, Retirement, Paid Sick,
Dental, Paid Holidays, Incentive Pay, Longevity Pay
Long Term Disability, Paid Vacation-Annually & Wellness