Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Floyd County Sheriff's Office
Salary $13.93 - $14.62
Government Floyd County
Published 05/06/2020
Closes 12/31/2020
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The purpose of this classification is to provide and maintain security, safety, care and control of inmates, detention facility, and facility equipment.


• Supervises and controls inmates within institution.
• Maintains security of institution and grounds, including observing and searching for contraband.
• Supervises inmate activities.
• Assists in dispensing medication to inmates.
• Settles disputes between inmates.
• Assists in inmate counts.
• Checks doors for security; inspects for unusual, illegal, or unsafe activity and emergencies.
• Conducts shakedowns to seize contraband material and weapons.
• Assists in processing inmates in and out.
• Directs work of trustees; operates lock systems.
• Takes custody of new inmate arrivals, escorts inmates to various parts of the jail facility, conducts GCIC/NCIC check on arrestee, inputs data and retrieves intelligence information from the computer system.
• Insures each inmate has appropriate bedding, linen, personal hygiene items, food, and sanitation items.


High School Diploma or G.E.D. Must possess a valid driver's license, be at least 18 years of age, no state or federal convictions punishable by imprisonment in federal or state prisons, and no misdemeanor convictions sufficient to establish a pattern of disregard for the law. Must have no convictions of Family Violence Crimes. Must attain and maintain P.O.S.T. Basic Jail Officer Certification within six (6) months of hire.


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