Job Opportunities


The County Government has the following openings for employment:

MECHANIC II

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, welding, 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.

 

Mechanic I

The Burke County Board of Commissioners has an opening for one full time mechanic in the maintenance/auto shop at the Road Department.  Potential candidates 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 candidates needs to have knowledge of all aspects of small engine repair, auto and truck engine repair, diesel repair, diagnostics, air conditioning repair, changing tires and have own tools.  Must possess and maintain a Georgia driver’s license, able to pass drug screening, and is 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 at 706-554-3124. The deadline for applications is until the position is filled.

 

Firefighter/AEMT

Burke County EMA accepts applications year round for the following position:   Firefighter / AEMT. Minimum requirements are: High School Diploma or GED. Pass a pre-employment test. Pass criminal background checks. Pass drug / alcohol screening. Good physical condition. Pass a physical fitness test. Possess a valid driver’s license. Have dependable transportation. Possess a dependable contact phone number. Ability to follow directives / orders. Must enroll in and pay your own course costs in the next available EMT / AEMT class and successfully become certified as a AEMT. A more detailed job description may be picked up at the Burke County EMA. Applications may be picked up at the courthouse or the Burke County EMA.

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