Employment

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

CITY OF FORT OGLETHORPE, MUNICIPAL COURT
Job Title: Deputy Court Clerk

Salary: DOQ starts at $13.00 per hr.

The City of Fort Oglethorpe is accepting applications for the position of Deputy Court Clerk of the Municipal Court. This position is a clerical and administrative position that provides support for the Municipal Court. The work involves entering citations and case information into a records management database, scheduling court cases, acting as administrative aide to the Judge inside the courtroom, updating criminal and driving history reports, and daily interaction with the public, other criminal justice agencies and City personnel.
Minimum qualifications require a high school diploma or equivalent; one year of court or criminal justice related experience is preferred; the ability to become GCIC certified within 6 months; excellent customer service skills; and knowledge of cash handling and balancing procedures. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. The hours of the position are Monday -Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. with mandatory court hours as needed.
Application and job description are available at https://www.fortogov.com or an application can be picked up at City Hall, 500 City Hall Drive, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742 between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. Application can be mailed or delivered to City of Fort Oglethorpe, Attention: Carol Murray, Human Resources, P. 0. Box 5509, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742. Physical and drug test required.
The City of Fort Oglethorpe is an equal opportunity employer.  


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CITY OF FORT OGLETHORPE
Garage Mechanic / Truck Driver

This position is responsible for skilled mechanical repair work for all City equipment and vehicles. A valid CDL License is recommended as position will be responsible for operation of dump truck, street sweepers, etc.
Minimum Qualifications for this position are a High School diploma or equivalent; two (2) years of related experience; valid license and a satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record (MVR); ASE certification; equivalent combination of education and experience.
Applications may be picked up in the personnel office at Fort Oglethorpe City Hall,
500 City Hall Drive on Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. This position will be
opened until filled. The City of Fort Oglethorpe is an equal opportunity employer.  


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CITY OF FORT OGLETHORPE
Human Resources / Administration

Job Title: Human Resources

Salary: $26.00 to $38.00 per hour DOQ

The City of Fort Oglethorpe is seeking applications for a Director of Human Resources.  This position is responsible for managing, planning, organizing, and directing the City’s human resources programs.  Work involves directing and supervising the work of personnel, involved in developing, implementing, and coordinating programs in all aspects of the human resources function.  The position requires a high level of interaction with the public and employees.  Preferred qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Business, or related field from an accredited college or university.  Seven years of increasingly responsible experience in human resources work.  Any combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge and skills. Physical and drug test required.  Application and job description is available at https://www.fortogov.com.  Applications can be delivered to the City of Fort Oglethorpe, or mailed to Attention: Carol Murray, City Clerk, Fort Oglethorpe, GA  30742.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


EEO Statement:
The City of Fort Oglethorpe is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The City of Fort Oglethorpe does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. The City of Fort Oglethorpe is a smoke-free environment and a Drug Free Workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion and post accident testing.


Please contact us if you require accommodation to apply for a position. If you need assistance to apply for this position, you may contact us at 706-866-2544, Ext 1300.
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CITY OF FORT OGLETHORPE POLICE DEPARTMENT
PUBLIC SAFETY

POSITION AVAILABLE: PATROL OFFICER 

The Fort Oglethorpe Police Department is accepting applications and resumes for certified and non-certified candidates, and we’re looking for you. The City of Fort Oglethorpe is a growing, family-oriented community with a big heart and its police department is no exception. Our Mission: “We strive to maximize the quality of life for the citizens of Fort Oglethorpe by providing well-trained law enforcement professionals, working cooperatively with our community and delivering excellent service for those we protect.” Fort Oglethorpe is a supportive community that cares and the police department strives to build and strengthen that relationship. Are you looking to advance or start your career in law enforcement? We’re hiring both certified and non-certified candidates. We offer a competitive pay scale, previous service credit, city paid health clinic, plus additional benefits and retirement packages including: Paid training, paid vacation time, paid sick leave, department issued equipment, take home cars and more! Come work with us, be appreciated, and help make a difference in the community we serve. To find out more call us at 706-866-2512 or email us at ksewell@fortoglethorpega.gov . Applications are available online at www.fortogov.com .

Salary Range: $16 – $23.75 an hour, depending upon experience.

Minimum Qualifications: Must be at least 21 years of age; a citizen of the United States; possess a valid driver’s license.

Background Investigation: A through personal, work experience, and qualification background is required. A review of the driving record; educational accomplishments and a credit record verification are requested prior to employment.

The successful candidate must pass a physical, psychological, polygraph, and drug screen.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall, 500 City Hall Drive, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia 30742 or downloaded at www.fortogov.com.  Return applications to Police Chief Mike Helton, 900 City Hall Drive, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Fort Oglethorpe is an equal opportunity employer.

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CITY OF FORT OGLETHORPE
WATER AND SEWER DEPARTMENT
FULL-TIME

The City of Fort Oglethorpe is accepting applications for a full-time position in the Water & Sewer Department. Experience in operation of maintenance of water and sewer system including pumps, electric motors and controls, fire hydrants, and other water and sewer related equipment preferred by not required. Experience in industrial maintenance with emphasis on electrical and electronic controls desirable. High School diploma or GED required. Some job duties include but not limited to meter reading, meter installation, water main repairs, sewer main repairs, sewer pump station operation and maintenance. Applicants will be required to obtain a CDL license within one year and a State of Georgia Certification in Water or Wastewater within two years of hire date. Pay range will be between $12.00 per hour – $18.00 per hour depending on experience and qualifications.

The City of Fort Oglethorpe offers retirement, uniforms, annual and sick leave, insurance and a 40-hour work week. Physical, drug screen and driver history required. Applications may be picked up in Human Resources Department at Fort Oglethorpe City Hall, 500 City Hall Drive,
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Position open until filled. The City of Fort Oglethorpe is an equal opportunity employer.

Competencies
Champions safety
Customer obsessed
Cultivates innovation
Nimble learning
Drives Results
Collaborates

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City Hall Address:
500 City Hall Drive
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
Phone: 706-866-2544
Fax: 706-861-5086