Lake City Employment Opportunities

Below please find a list of open positions within the City of Lake City. Click on any job title below for details. For more information, please contact us at (404) 366-8037 or by email at info@lakecityga.net.

Public Works Field Supervisor, Public Works


Date Posted: 5/11/2022 Close Date: 6/11/2022

QualificationsGraduation from high school or equivalent and three years’ experience in parks, building, grounds, and road maintenance/construction, including one year of supervisory and/or lead-worker experience; or any equivalent combination of related training and experience.

Job DescriptionSupervises, plans, directs and organizes crew workloads and assignments, reviews progress, directs changes in priorities and schedules as needed to assure work is performed in a timely and efficient manner according to appropriate guidelines, procedures and legal regulations.

The position works closely with the Dir. of Community Services for planning, directing, budgeting, and evaluating the services provided by the Lake City Public Works Dept.

Sets operational priorities, goals, objectives, and develops short- and long-term schedules for maintenance and daily projects.

Works closely with the Dir. of Community Services on planning and scheduling all road maintenance and construction work including emergency response. Determines project elements including labor, equipment and supplies needed.

Provides for the training and motivation of subordinates in order to make full use of individual capabilities and to meet changing demands. Counsels’ employees on methods of improving performance and enforcing the personnel rules.

This is a working Supervisor position.

Along with the Dir. of Community Services, responsible for the supervision and inspection of a variety of roads, facilities and park management programs.

Submission InstructionsThe employment application may be obtained either online or in person and must be submitted before a resume will be accepted. Send all applications and resumes to the Lake City Human Resource Department by mail, in-person, fax (404-366-0654) or email Felicia Styles at fstyles@lakecityga.net

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Police Officer, Police Department


Date Posted: 8/5/2021 Close Date: 6/30/2022

QualificationsHigh school diploma or general education diploma (GED);

Georgia POST Certification OR the ability to attend and pass Georgia POST Mandate Training;

Possession of valid Georgia Driver's License;

Ability to meet standards of adequate physical stature, endurance, agility, and general health as determined by a physician during a pre-employment physical;

Ability to pass a background investigation (No felonies and no misdemeanors involving theft or dishonesty) and pre-employment psychological evaluation.

Job DescriptionPatrols an assigned area in police vehicle, on bicycle or on foot;

answers calls for protection of life and private property and the enforcement of City, County and State laws;

directs traffic, including regulation of vehicle flow at times of emergency or congestion;

testifies in court in connection with criminal prosecution;

serves warrants and subpoenas; prepares reports of arrests made, investigations conducted and unusual incidents observed;

complete and pass annual training requirements, to include firearms qualifications.

Submission InstructionsSee the Full Job Description for benefits.

The employment application may be obtained either online or in person and must be submitted before a resume will be accepted. Send all applications and resumes to the Lake City Police Department by mail, in-person, fax (404-366-7003) or email Chief Anthony Whitmire at awhitmire@lakecityga.net.

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