Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Rome Floyd Parks and Recreation Authority
Salary $15.58 - $17.17
Government Joint
Published 05/13/2019
Closes 07/01/2019
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JOB SUMMARY: The purpose of this classification is to perform security and general work functions associated with maintaining the safety, security, control and welfare of inmates in performing manual work functions associated with maintaining parks and facilities for the Rome Floyd Parks and Recreation Department.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Supervises, observes, and monitors inmate activities working in the area of parks and facilities maintenance; ensures the health, safety and welfare of inmates; enforces all facility rules and regulations; maintains inmate discipline; maintains a secure and peaceful environment.
• Performs a variety of general maintenance duties at playgrounds, pavilions, tennis courts, skate center, buildings, and other parks areas and facilities; cleans buildings and restrooms; waxes, strips, buffs, and mops floors; paints buildings; repairs fences; replaces light bulbs; cleans windows, empties trash cans; sets up and tears down for events; replaces nets.
• Operates vehicles and equipment; checks all fluids, gauges, lighting, mirrors, tires, body damage, seats and seatbelts, cleanliness, etc.; loads and unloads materials, supplies and equipment as needed to complete assigned projects; reports all problems or necessary repairs to appropriate personnel immediately; completes and maintains inspection, gas usage and other associated documentation.
• Operates a variety of machinery, equipment and tools, to complete essential functions to include the use of commercial-grade vehicles and trucks, tractors, pruners, shears, chain saw, weed eater, mower, rakes, sprayer, paint sprayer, aerator, top dresser, leaf blower, buffer, vacuum cleaner, ladder, or other equipment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or G.E.D and two (2) years of experience in parks and/or facilities maintenance or 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 a valid Georgia Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) including appropriate endorsement(s). Must obtain and maintain certification as a Corrections Officer within a year.

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