Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Floyd County Public Works
Salary $15.24-$16.78
Government Floyd County
Published 06/08/2020
Closes 09/19/2020
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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
Free Wellness Clinic