- In This Section
- Board of Commissioners
- Burke Transit
- Census - Complete Count Committee
- Clerk of Superior, State, and Juvenile Court
- Coroner's Office
- Development Authority of Burke County
- Elections and Registration
- Facility Maintenance
- Juvenile Court
- Magistrate Court
- Planning Commission
- Probate Court
- Roads and Bridges
- Sheriff's Office
- Solicitor General's Office
- Solid Waste
- State Court
- Tax Assessor
- Tax Commissioner
- Superior Court
The County Government has the following openings for employment:
The Burke County Recreation Department is accepting applications for the position of Maintenance Laborer. This is a full-time position with benefits. Applicants may apply at the Burke County Commissioners Office in Room 205 of the Burke County Courthouse, 602 Liberty Street, Waynesboro, Georgia, Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or at the Burke County Recreation Department, 465 Burke Veterans Parkway, Waynesboro, Georgia. Office Hours are Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. All applicants must have a High School Diploma or the equivalent and a valid Georgia driver’s license and able to pass a drug screening test. A background check will also be conducted on each applicant. The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, March 27, 2020. Resumes can also be emailed to email@example.com. (Please type Maintenance Laborer Application in the subject.)
This job exists for the purpose of assisting Maintenance Department in servicing the facilities and buildings owned or operated under the Burke County Board of Commissioners.
DUTIES and CAPABILITIESPossess a general understanding of janitorial dutiesDisplay a degree of competence in cleaning techniques and suppliesHold a valid Georgia Drivers License and High School Diploma or GEDDemonstrate an interest in aesthetic value and take pride in the general appearance of finished projectsShow openness in developing and refining new skills related to quality of workMaintain a commitment to appropriate quantity and quality of completed projectsRelate to those you serve in a professional mannerBe conscientious in purchasing materials and tools needed for the jobGive attention to the organization of tools and workspaceWork as a team player in determining a diagnosis and a plan of action for any given need.Communicate and compare notes with your specific co-worker(s)Maintain a commitment to working safely and efficiently. Avoid unnecessary riskMinimize your use of personal electronics and media when on the clock
Applications are available at the Burke County Board of Commissioners Office of the Burke County Courthouse, 602 Liberty Street, Waynesboro, GA 30830 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and also available on http://www.burkecounty-ga.gov/index.php/departments/administration/job-opportunities/
For more information call the Burke County Facility Maintenance Office at 706-554-2572. The deadline for applications is Monday March 16th, 2020 at 4:30pm
The Burke County Board of Commissioners has an opening for one full time mechanic in the maintenance/auto shop at the Road Department. Potential candidate must have at least a high school diploma, trade school or equivalent level of education, five years plus in a similar position or sufficient experience to perform principal duties and responsibilities required.
Potential candidate needs to have knowledge of all aspects of gas engine repair, diesel repair, diagnostics, air conditioning repair, changing tires, heavy equipment, air brakes and have own tools. Must possess and maintain a Georgia driver’s license, able to pass drug screening and may be subject to a background check.
Applications are available at the Burke County Road Department, 144 Southside Drive, Waynesboro 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information call the Burke County Road Department Office at 706-554-3124. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Paint & Body Technician 2
The Burke County Board of Commissioners has an opening for one full time paint and body technician located at the auto shop/ road department. Potential candidate must have at least a high school diploma or GED, trade school or equivalent level of education. Five years in a similar position or sufficient experience to perform principal duties and responsibilities required.
Potential candidates need to have knowledge of all aspects of body repair and finishing, wiring, creating written estimates, mixing color codes, light mechanic repair. Must have tools, and possess and maintain a Georgia driver’s license, be able to pass a drug and alcohol screening and maybe subject to a background check.
Applications are available at the Burke County Road Department, 144 Southside Drive Waynesboro from 8:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. Monday - Friday. For more information, call the Burke County Road Department office at 706-554-3124. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Firefighter / AEMT
The Burke County EMA is accepting applications for the following position of Firefighter / AEMT. Minimum requirements are High School Diploma or GED, pass a pre-employment test, pass criminal background checks, pass drug / alcohol screening. Candidates must possess a valid Georgia driver’s license and have dependable transportation. Must possess a dependable contact phone number. Ability to follow directives / orders.
If not already certified as both a Georgia Certified Firefighter and Georgia Certified AEMT, you must successfully complete both training courses and pass certification tests and requirements. Good physical condition and ability a must. Must pass physical fitness tests. A more detailed job description may be picked up at the Burke County EMA (277 Hwy 24 South, Waynesboro, GA). Applications may be picked up at the Board of Commissioners Office, 602 N. Liberty Street, Waynesboro, GA or the Burke County EMA. Completed applications are to be turned in to the Burke County EMA IN-PERSON no later than January 24, 2020.
Employees who start employment NOT certified as a Georgia Firefighter and NOT certified as an AEMT the hourly rate will be $12.16. As certifications are gained, pay level increases. After receiving the required certifications and being assigned to a shift, employees work 24-hour shifts.