The City of Stockbridge in Henry County is seeking a full-time Public Works Technician. Stockbridge is a diverse city of approximately 26,071 residents located just 15 minutes south of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The city operates with a staff of approximately 70 full-time employees and a combined operating and capital budget of $22 million. The City serves an area of 13.31 square miles. The City is financially healthy, has no city property taxes and is funded primarily through local option sales tax revenues and other tax revenues and fees.
The Public Works Technician reports to the General Maintenance Supervisor. Responsibilities include general maintenance, upkeep and repair of City property, including road surfaces, curbs, sidewalks, landscaping, grounds, buildings, and other City property as well as municipal solid waste collection services.
The minimum job requirements are: High school degree or diploma required; work experience operating hand tools and construction machinery preferred; valid State of Georgia driver's license required; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
Salary range is $11.00-16.26 per hour depending upon qualifications and experience. The City offers an excellent benefits package, including 100% paid employee health benefits, 100% paid pension and no social security taxes.
To apply, send a cover letter along with a completed City of Stockbridge employment application to Human Resources, ATTN: PW Tech Vacancy, 4640 North Henry Boulevard, Stockbridge, GA 30281. Position is open until August 18, 2014.