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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: 678-625-1212
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Current Openings:

Code Enforcement Officer

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$15.97 Hourly
  • Posted Date:09/19/2018

 

CLASS: CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER
DEPARTMENT: DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
REPORTS TO : LEAD CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER
SAFETY SENSITIVE:   YES

 

PURPOSE OF JOB:
Performs work in the enforcement of all County codes and ordinances related to zoning compliance, construction and building standards, soil erosion and sedimentation and related land use concerns.

JOB RELATED REQUIREMENTS:
All candidates to fill a vacant position in this classification must submit to and pass a drug-screening test after meeting the following minimum requirements:

Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent; and, one year of progressively responsible 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:
Receive certification through Georgia Association of Code Enforcement within 24 months. Valid Driver’s License. 

Please provide a current, satisfactory, 7 year motor vehicle report (MVR), issued within the last 60 days. Non-certified copies of the MVR will not be accepted.

SELECTION PROCESS:
A Newton County Employment Application MUST BE RECEIVED in order to be consideration. Applications are available in our office, via the link below or by applying online. We will contact by phone or email 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  

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