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Newton County Government participates in the federal work authorization program to verify employment eligibility of all newly hired employees (E-Verify). 

User Identification Number: 106134
Date of Authorization: March 6, 2008 

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Contact Information
1113 Usher Street
Suite 203
Covington, GA 30014
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Ph: 678-625-1210/1212
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Current Openings:

Animal Control Officer | Field

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.34 Hourly
  • Posted Date:01/10/2017 12:00 PM

 

CLASS: ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER FIELD
DEPARTMENT: ANIMAL CONTROL
REPORTS TO : ANIMAL CONTROL DIRECTOR
SAFETY SENSITIVE:   YES

 

POSITION SUMMARY:
Enforces animal control ordinances by picking up stray domestic animals and wildlife animals. Enforces local, state, and federal animal cruelty laws. Educates public about County Animal Control Ordinances.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
High school diploma or equivalent; and, six months of related experience; or, any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Licenses and Certifications:
Valid State Driver’s License.

Please provide a current (less than 60 days) satisfactory 3 year motor vehicle report (MVR) when submitting application packet.

Working Conditions:
While performing the essential functions of this position the employee is regularly exposed to outdoor weather conditions, especially in hot and cold temperatures, humidity, rain, and sun. Also exposed to work in high precarious places, moving and/or mechanical parts, and potentially infectious diseases. Must be able to deal with and effectively control violent and/or rabid animals. The incumbent's working conditions are typically loud due to barking dogs.

SELECTION PROCESS:
A Newton County Employment Application MUST BE RECEIVED at 1113 Usher Street Covington, GA 30014 for considered. Applications are available in our office, via the link below or by applying online. We will contact by phone or mail only those applicants whose qualifications meet our minimum requirements and are selected to move forward in the process. We comply with the Drug Free Workplace Guidelines. EOE

NEWTON COUNTY APPLICATION PACKET 


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