Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Floyd County Public Works
Salary $15.54-$17.09
Government Floyd County
Published 01/06/2021
Closes 12/31/2021
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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.


•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.
•Ensures safety and security of work area.


High School Diploma or G.E.D. and 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 a valid Driver’s License. Must possess and maintain a valid Basic Corrections Officer Training (BCOT) Certification within 3 months.


Health/Major Medical
Long Term Disability
Employer-Paid Pension
Paid Holidays
Paid Vacation-Annually
Paid Sick
Incentive Pay & Longevity Pay
Employer Paid Wellness Clinic