Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Floyd County Public Works
Salary $15.58 - $17.17
Government Floyd County
Published 06/28/2019
Closes 08/31/2019
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JOB SUMMARY: The purpose of this classification is to lead and train inmates to perform skilled/mechanical work functions associated with maintenance of automotive and mechanical equipment – primarily related to tires and small engines.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Supervises inmates assigned to the tire truck; monitors inmate activities to ensure security; instructs inmates on proper work techniques; monitors status of work in progress; inspects completed work.
• Performs general maintenance and preventive maintenance work on various vehicles, equipment, tandem dump trucks and small gas engines such as chain saws, weed eaters and mowers.
• Inspects and tests tires on vehicles, trucks and equipment. Inspects and tests chainsaws, weed trimmers, pole saws and mowers.
• Tests machinery, equipment and parts for proper operations; inspects/tests emergency equipment.
• Operates a variety of machinery, equipment, and tools associated with repairing, maintaining and testing vehicles and equipment (which may include a service truck, air tools, backhoe, tire machine, tire balancer, chain sharpener and air jacks).
• Performs general maintenance tasks necessary to keep tools and equipment in good working condition.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Vocational or technical school training in automotive/engine maintenance and two (2) years of experience in automotive maintenance or a 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 valid Correctional Officer Certification and a valid drivers license.

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