Walker County Government is an at-will employer. Job descriptions should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of duties or to constitute a contract for employment in any way. 

To apply for any of the positions listed below, click on the job title to access the application packet and information about that position. Fill it out and send it along with a resume and cover letter to:

Walker County Commissioner
Tabitha Cantrell, Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 445
LaFayette, GA 30728

You may also e-mail your resume, cover letter and application packet forms to Tabitha Cantrell.

The following positions are currently available:

KENNEL TECHNICIAN I (opened 11/3/18)
Walker County is currently seeking applications for a Kennel Technician to work at the Walker County Animal Shelter & Adoption Center. This position will begin with basic duties such sorting, cleaning and assisting with animals. This position does require working closely with a variety of animals who have assorted temperaments and in changing environments. This is an entry level, hourly position, but is full-time with benefits.

RECORDING CLERK (opened 11/2/18)
Walker County is currently seeking applications for a Recording Clerk. This position serves in the Real Estate Department in the Walker County Clerk of Superior, State and Juvenile Courts Office.  Clerical and customer service duties are a must.

Walker County is currently seeking applications for an E-911 Communications Officer. Job responsibilities include answering all non-emergency and emergency E-911 telephone lines, obtaining and recording pertinent information regarding the nature and urgency of the situation, etc.

The Codes Enforcement Officer is responsible for identifying code and ordinance violations, issuing citations with descriptions of corrective action of the violations and following up on citations to ensure all offenses have been corrected and the property is within the county codes and ordinances.

The Building Inspector is responsible for inspecting and documenting all aspects of building construction, including plumbing, electrical, footings, rough ins and final inspections on new and remodeled construction. The person holding this position also works with the public and contractors to ensure all construction meets local and national building codes and ordinances through all phases of construction.

This position operates a gas or diesel 14 passenger transit van on routes for the transit department, providing excellent customer service to the passengers served by the department.

This position is responsible for managing the daily operations of the Transit Department and ensuring an efficient  transportation service for the citizens of Walker County.

Volunteer Opportunity: Seeking qualified people to assist in the care and promotion of the Walker County Animal Shelter and Adoption Center.

Walker County Emergency Services (WCES) is currently accepting applications for the position of Firefighter. Applications will be received until positions have been filled.

Walker County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Job offers are always contingent on a successful drug screening and background check.

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