Positions are typically posted at City Hall for Internal purposes for five (5) days prior to public posting; however, certain posting may be made concurrently where there may be special skills not likely within the current job pool.
Apply between 8:00am and 5:00pm in City Hall.
New Budget Year began January 2020. Only existing budgeted positions may become available if an employee leaves from the City, or, if the budget positions are created and approved for hiring by the Mayor and City Council.
All new applications will be kept on file for future reference if positions open within the next 6 months. Existing applications will be kept on file for a period of up to one (1) year.
The City of Locust Grove is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants must satisfy all GA Law on Immigration status to be eligible for employment.
Please note that candidates selected for employment must be submitted for verification of employment through E-Verify as well as SAVE.
Police Officer I
- Type:Full Time
- Salary/Pay Rate:$19.59/hour
- Posted Date:01/09/2020 11:24 PM
This position is responsible for performing a full range of law enforcement duties in the patrol, community policing, crime prevention, and transportation functions of the City of Locust Grove Police Department. The incumbent may be assigned temporarily to a specialty area within the department based on needs.
Applications for Police are taken at the Police Department's new headquarters at the Public Safety Building, 3640 Highway 42 (next to the City Hall/LGI Building), Locust Grove, GA 30248 between 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM M-F.
City Employment Application – Accepted at City Hall, 3644 Highway 42, Locust Grove, GA 30248 during normal business hours.
Police Officer Application – Accepted at Police Headquarters at the Public Safety Building, 3640 Highway 42 (next to the City Hall/LGI Building), Locust Grove, GA 30248 between 8:30am and 4:30pm M-F.
City Payscale (2019) – Note that hourly calculations are based on a 80-hour and 84-hour typical pay period if you are Hourly/Salary versus Public Safety.
Employee Benefits Handbook (2019) – The City offers excellent BENEFITS to its employees.