Employment Opportunities

Bailiff

This position is responsible for maintaining order and providing assistance for court operations. The bailiff will maintain a security presence in the courtroom, prepare the courtroom for scheduled hearings, and enforce courtroom rules of behavior. The bailiff will call the court to order, provide assistance to the judge, and act as liaison with the clerk of court for coordination of municipal court security. The bailiff will work alongside the police officer assigned to the court. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Skilled in enforcement of security procedures.
  • Valid State of Georgia driver's license.

Experience
One or more years of progressively responsible related experience or any combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. No POST certification required.

Compensation
$75 per session, approximately eight sessions a month. This is a pool position.

Crime Analyst

This full-time position is responsible for providing administrative support to the Suwanee Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division. The crime analyst will complete administrative tasks, including but not limited to: contacting victims and collecting data to aid in investigations, assisting detectives in crime scene processing, and collecting evidence. The crime analyst also will organize files and prepare case files to be submitted to the District Attorney's Office. In addition, the crime analyst will use statistical data resources to research and analyze complex law enforcement data and assist in development of new programs and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate degree or completion of 60 semester hours in a course of study related to the occupational field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid State of Georgia driver's license.

Experience
Two or more years of progressively responsible related experience and Microsoft Office computer skills or any combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Compensation
$16.98- $21.65 hourly with benefits

Communications Supervisor

This full-time position is responsible for supervising day-to-day operations of dispatch and assists with receiving and dispatching emergency and non-emergency calls for service. The communications supervisor will serve as a liaison to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for the Criminal Justice Information System; train new employees; and operate the Computer-Aided Dispatch software, records management software, and Georgia Crime Information Center database. The City of Suwanee provides police service 24 hours per day, seven days per week.  Shift work – including nights, weekends, and holidays – is required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • GCIC/NCIC certification.
  • POST Communication Officer, Emergency Medical Dispatch, and GCIC Full Terminal certifications, or ability to become certified within one year.
  • Valid State of Georgia driver's license.

Experience
Two or more years of progressively responsible related experience and Microsoft Office computer skills or any combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Compensation
$19.69-$25.11 hourly with benefits

Planning Division Director

The City of Suwanee is accepting applications for a full-time Planning Division Director. Functions of this position include:

  • administering development and plan review processes for the City
  • performing complex planning work
  • managing capital projects
  • coordinating research
  • formulating recommendations
  • interpreting land-use laws and regulations
  • preparing reports and making presentations to elected officials and the public
  • providing day-to-day supervision of the senior planner and development coordinator

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in public administration, urban planning, landscape architecture, or a related field. Master's degree preferred; AICP certification desirable

Experience
Five to seven years of progressively responsible related experience. Microsoft Office computer skills. Or any combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Compensation
$58,000-$62,000 annually with benefits.

Special Event Staff (Seasonal)

The City of Suwanee is accepting applications for part-time special event staff. Event staff work special events, which are typically nights and weekends. Duties involve set-up and take-down for events sponsored by the City of Suwanee. Work also includes cleaning of facilities, removing trash from parks and pavilions, and stocking restrooms. 

Minimum Qualifications
Applicant must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid Georgia driver's license. Applicant must provide a motor vehicle record (MVR) for the past 3 years at time of application. Selected applicants will be called for an interview.

Compensation
$12.63 hourly


Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Application must accompany resume: City of Suwanee Human Resources, 330 Town Center Avenue, Suwanee, GA 30024.

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