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
1113 Usher Street
Covington, GA 30014
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Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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- Type:Full Time
- Salary/Pay Rate:$13.47 - $14.47 Hourly
- Posted Date:10/20/2017
provides safety, security and care to the prisoners while in custody; provides safety and
security to the citizens visiting the facility.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or equivalent; possession of a valid
driver’s license in state of residency; and the ability to obtain basic Detention Officer
Certification within 6 months. POST Certification is preferred but not required.
Detention Division. The employee is regularly exposed to potentially dangerous individuals
as well as air and blood borne pathogens.