Job Openings

Sumter County Human Resources Office has been moved to Suite 110 (old Election's Office)

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  


Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or smerritt@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at the drop box outside Suite 110 at the Courthouse.

SUMTER COUNTY BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS

BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS MAINTENANCE DETAIL OFFICER - (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Buildings and Grounds Department is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Buildings and Ground Maintenance Detail Officer.  This position is responsible for supervising and participating in the work of an inmate detail while repairing structures and maintaining county buildings and other county property.  Major duties for this position include but are not limited to: supervises and instructs assigned inmates on the work detail; maintains the safety of inmates and the general public; checks worksites for safety and security concerns; monitors inmates to ensure safety and security; performs routine maintenance duties such as applying plaster, fixing fountains, and other duties; supervises and participates in the construction and moving of furniture; performs preventive maintenance on grounds maintenance equipment; cleans, inspects, and searches the detail vehicle for contraband; supervises and participates in the janitorial maintenance of the courthouse; pours concrete; constructs tile floors; installs sheetrock; performs grounds keeping and building maintenance duties; rake, mulch, and prune the grounds as needed; performs related duties.

Minimum Requirements include:  knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education; experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years’ experience or service; possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated; possession of or ability to readily obtain appropriate certifications from the Georgia Department of Corrections for the supervision of inmate laborers.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing. Applications must be downloaded and emailed or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary is $11.07 per hour.

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER



SUMTER COUNTY CLERK OF COURTS

COURT CLERK TRAINEE - (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Clerk of Courts is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Full-Time Court Clerk Trainee.  This position is responsible for providing clerical and customer service support for the office of the Clerk of Courts.  Major duties for this position include but are not limited to:  receives, verifies, and files a variety of documents; prepares and transmits sentencing and conviction information to the GCIC, Department of Driver Services, Court of Appeals, Georgia Department of Corrections, and other agencies as required; manages court records; attends court and provides clerical support; drafts bench warrants for failure to appear cases; receives, prepares, and processes incoming and outgoing mail; scans documents; calculates and collects money for copies, filings, etc.; balances receipts and prepares daily deposits; answers telephone and greets visitors; provides information and assistance; provides requested documents; assists in maintaining office supply inventory; reorders as needed; processes passport applications; notarizes documents; maintains a variety of files and records; prepares a variety of regular and special reports; performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Requirements include the ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent; sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing. Applications must be downloaded and emailed or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary is $11.07 per hour.

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


SUMTER COUNTY MAGISTRATE COURT

ON-CALL MAGISTRATE COURT CLERK

The Sumter County Magistrate Court is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of On-Call Magistrate Court Clerk. T his position directs the day-to-day administrative operations of the Magistrate Court.  Major duties for this position include, but are not limited to: answers telephone and greets visitors; provides information and assistance; processes incoming and outgoing mail; makes copies;  maintains court files and records; reviews and processes statements of claims, dispossessories, foreclosures, writs of possession, abandoned motor vehicle affidavits, garnishments, and other civil action filings; prepares truancy files; prepares Good Behavior Warrants; prepares Citizen Warrants applications; prepares County Ordinance Violations; processes F.I.F.A.’s; receives and processes consent judgments; enters default judgments; balances daily receipts; prepares deposits; prepares subpoenas for civil cases; processes daily mail; types and prepares a variety of documents and reports; serves as custodian of Magistrate Court records and documents; ensures compliance with record retention guidelines; oversees department accounting functions; balances and reconciles receipts; prepares bank deposits; signs checks; receives and processes garnishment payments; posts to accounts; disburses payments to plaintiffs; receives and file stamps answers filed; scans answers; prepares court calendars; mails notices; issues subpoenas; attends Magistrate hearings; calls all cases; receives and marks exhibits; prepares court decisions for judge’s signatures; processes appeals to higher court; processes transfer to other counties; prepares cases for mediation; balances bank statements; maintains office supply inventory; makes purchases as needed; prepares civil and criminal caseload reports; processes Abandoned Motor Vehicle Actions; processes statement of claims, dispossessories, and property foreclosure; processes garnishments; provides certified copies of court documents with court seal; receipts and processes bankruptcy notices.

Minimum Requirements include knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education; experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years experience or service.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing. Applications must be downloaded and emailed or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary is $14.54 per hour.

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


    CONSTABLE  - (PART-TIME)

The Sumter County Magistrate Court is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Part-Time Constable. This position is responsible for serving civil papers and other legal processes of the Magistrate Court. Major duties for this position include but are not limited to:  receives and serves civil papers and other legal processes of the Magistrate Court; locates respondents, defendants, and recipients of civil papers and legal processes to ensure the proper delivery of court documents; serves civil suits, garnishments, eviction notices, foreclosures, writs, and other legal materials; oversees court-ordered evictions at the scene of the eviction to ensure the processes in conducted in a lawful manner; resubmits incorrect address papers to the plaintiffs; enters copies of served papers into record book and computer; attends Magistrate Court hearings/trials; prepares activity requests; completes required reports; performs related duties.

Minimum Requirements include ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent; sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years; possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated; ability to meet current requirements set forth by the Peace Officer Standards and Training Council for the State of Georgia.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing. Applications must be downloaded and emailed or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary is $13.27 per hour.


SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


SUMTER COUNTY TAX ASSESSORS

REAL PROPERTY APPRAISER  - (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Tax Assessors Department is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Real Property Appraiser. This position is responsible for the appraisal of residential real property. Major duties for this position include but are not limited to; inspects, measures, sketches, photographs, and appraises new construction and existing structures, including structural additions and detaches accessory buildings; researches and reviews pertinent property owner documents, such as deeds, plats, and real estate and financial transactions; prepares new property record cards and updates existing property cards with necessary changes; provides customer services; provides information and assistance; responds to concerns and resolves problems; performs related duties.

Minimum Requirements include knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with high school education; sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years; possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated; ability to meet necessary requirements of Appraiser I as mandated by the Georgia Department of Revenue.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing. Applications must be downloaded and emailed or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary is $25,188.80 per year 


SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


SUMTER COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION

DESK CLERK - (PART-TIME)

The Sumter County Parks and Recreation Department is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Part-Time Desk Clerk. Major duties for this position include but are not limited to; greeting the public and visitors to the office, answering multi-line telephone system, routing calls, taking messages, responding to questions about the department’s activities, and collecting registration fees for the programs offered through the Parks and Recreation Department.

Minimum Requirements include a high school diploma or recognized equivalent. Skill in oral and written communication is a must. The employee must be able to work weekdays, weekends, and evening hours. Proof of requirements must be provided when the application is returned.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing. Applications must be downloaded and emailed or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary $11,512.80 per year


SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


SUMTER COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT

CERTIFIED FIREFIGHTER (PART-TIME and FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Board of Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Certified Firefighter part-time and full-time. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and education/experience. This position drives; operates and maintains fire equipment and apparatus to mitigate fire and other emergency incidents. Responds to alarms and assists in the suppression of fires, including rescue, entry, ventilating, and salvage work; assumes command at emergency scenes until relieved by a superior officer; directs emergency operations until relieved by a superior officer. Operates and participates in the maintenance of a variety of equipment, tools, and apparatus; troubleshoots and resolves problems. Maintains the inventory of tools and equipment on apparatus; conducts daily inspection of apparatus; performs routine maintenance on vehicles, apparatus, and equipment; reports mechanical failures when assistance or repair is warranted; performs minor repairs and may assist on major repairs. Maintains current knowledge of county roads, geography, and water system; tests fire hydrants. 

Minimum requirements, knowledge, and level of competency are commonly associated with the completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with high school education. Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years of experience or service. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. This license is required to be upgraded to a Class F license within 90 days of the hire date.  Ability to meet current requirements set forth by the National Fire Protection Association and the Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training Act. Be at least 18 years of age, not have been convicted of a felony in any jurisdiction within ten years prior to employment, have a good moral character as determined by investigation under a procedure approved by Human Resources, be fingerprinted and a search made of local, state and national fingerprint files to disclose any criminal record (Criminal background check). Proof of requirements must be provided at the time of applying.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary $19,195.44 for part-time and $38,390.88 for full-time.

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


SUMTER COUNTY SHERIFF DEPARTMENT

DETENTION OFFICER (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Full-Time Detention Officer. The position is responsible for performing corrections and detention service duties at the county jail.

Minimum Requirements include the ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual starting salary $ 25,342.20)

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


CERTIFIED SHERIFF DEPUTY (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Sheriff Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Certified Sheriff Deputy. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position is responsible for the enforcement of federal, state, and local laws and the protection of life and property.

Minimum Requirements include the ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. Must be ALREADY Certified as a Peace Officer for the State of Georgia.

Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Must be able to pass a background investigation including a Criminal History, Driving History, and Reference check. Proof of requirements must be provided at the time of applying.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual starting salary $ 29,276.91)

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

WORK DETAIL SUPERVISOR (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Work Detail Supervisor. Salary is commensurate based on experience, qualifications, and equitable compensation and pay plan. The purpose of this position is to supervise county inmate crews and perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled work in the maintenance, repair, and minor upkeep of the Sheriff’s Office and LEC. Duties include but are not limited to minor carpentry, plumbing, filter maintenance, light fixture maintenance, and heating and air system maintenance. 

Minimum requirements include high school education or its equivalent. One to two years experience in building maintenance including facility maintenance, facility repair, and heating and air systems. Must possess or be able to obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Must pass P.O.S.T. Certification within the time frame required by this department, which is normally within six months of employment.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual starting salary $26,353.60 - $27,601.60)

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER (FULL-TIME and PART-TIME)

The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Communication Officer. This position is responsible for receiving calls for assistance from the public and dispatching appropriate public safety personnel.

Minimum Requirements include the ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia and GCIC/NCIC certification as set forth by Peace Officer Standards and training. Must be able to work flexible hours.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual starting salary $23,025.60 - $24,086.40 for Full-Time)

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

SUMTER COUNTY CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE

SERGEANT - (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Correctional Institute is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Full-Time Sergeant.  this position is responsible for supervising and participating in assigned Institute functions.  Major duties for this position include but are not limited to: serves as Administrative Duty Officer; supervises institution staff and inmates on an assigned shift; ensures compliance with institution operating procedures and inmate rules; conducts roll call and shift briefings; responds to medical and behavioral emergencies; resolves situations in accordance with policies and procedures; directs the work of personnel; makes work and duty assignments; ensures the safety and security of the prison by monitoring inmate location, movement, and behavior; coordinates and conducts inmate counts; oversees safety, maintenance, and sanitation inspections; oversees the discovery and control of contraband; trains, assigns, directs, supervises, evaluates and disciplines personnel; performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum requirements include: knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education; experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years experience or service; possession of a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated; possession of or ability to readily obtain certification by the Georgia Department of Corrections.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation station available throughout the building and practice social distancing. Applications must be downloaded and emailed or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Starting salary is $14.54 per hour.

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


    CORPORAL (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Correctional Institute is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Corporal. This position is responsible for serving as an assistant shift supervisor on an assigned shift. Major duties include but are not limited to; assuring adherence to department rules, regulations, policies, and procedures; monitors the performance of assigned personnel. Participates in and supervises the work of personnel engaged in guarding, monitoring, searching, and disciplining inmates in the absence of the shift supervisor.  Observes inmate conduct and behavior to prevent escape or disturbances. Guards and supervises inmate work details; inspects work for accuracy and completeness; dismisses problem inmates from work details. Inspects locks, window bars, doors, grilles, and gates for tampering; conducts outdoor perimeter security checks (e.g., parking lots and vehicles). Searches inmates and dorms for contraband articles. Performs mandatory headcounts. Assists subordinate personnel with difficult or complex situations. May employ weapons or force to maintain discipline and order among inmates if necessary. Performs other related duties as assigned. 

Minimum qualifications include possession of high school diploma or its equivalent; one to three years experience as a Correctional Officer; possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia; must possess P.O.S.T. certification.

Due to health and safety concerns, we require everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual starting salary $27,743.04 - $29,032.28)

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


CONTROL ROOM OPERATOR (PART-TIME)

The Sumter County Correctional Institute is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Part-Time Control Room Operator. This position is responsible for operating a security and surveillance control room to monitor the county correctional institution’s security and safety measures inside and outside of the facility. Major duties include but are not limited to; operating security and surveillance system, observes TV monitors in the control room to watch conduct and behavior of inmates to prevent disturbances and escapes; observes monitors ensure the safety of institute staff members and visitors inside and outside of the facility.  Alerts correctional personnel of inmate unruly activities viewed on the control room monitors; dispatches correctional personnel to trouble spots and other facility locations as necessary. Operates control panel board to open, close, and lock prison doors; operates an intercom system to transmit and receive messages and to give orders to inmates inside the facility; maintains an ongoing log of control room operation activities including records of incidences, inmate counts, visitors, key requests, etc.; answers telephone, transfers calls, answers questions, and takes messages; performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements include completion of high school or equivalent. Possess have the ability to obtain a valid Georgia Driver’s License. Must be at least 18 years old. Proof of these requirements must be submitted when applying for the position. Must pass P.O.S.T. Certification within the time frame required by this department, which is normally within six months of employment. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Must be able to pass a background investigation including a Criminal History, Driving History, and Reference check. Proof of requirements must be provided at the time of applying.

Due to health and safety concerns we recommend everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual starting salary $16,693.56)

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


CORRECTIONAL OFFICER (FULL-TIME)

The Sumter County Correctional Institute is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Correctional Officer. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to supervising inmates, observing inmates' conduct and behavior, directing inmates during work assignments, patrolling the facility, and performing additional tasks as assigned.

Minimum Requirements include completion of high school or equivalent. Possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Georgia Driver’s License. Must be at least 18 years old. Proof of these requirements must be submitted when applying for the position. Must pass P.O.S.T. Certification within the time frame required by this department, which is normally within six months of employment. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Must be able to pass a background investigation including a Criminal History, Driving History, and Reference check. Proof of requirements must be provided at the time of applying.

Due to health and safety concerns we recommend everyone entering the Human Resources Office to wear a mask, use the hand sanitation stations available throughout the building and practice social distancing.  Applications must be downloaded and emailed to ecarrillo@sumtercountyga.us or mailed to Human Resources P.O. Box 295, Americus, GA 31709 or dropped off at Suite 110 at the Courthouse. An application must be completed by each individual to be considered for any position with Sumter County.

Applications will be accepted until filled. (Annual starting salary $27,120.60 - $27,743.04)

SUMTER COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER