Employment Opportunities

Facilities Technician

The City is accepting applications for Facilities Technician. This position is primarily a technical position responsible for the maintenance, repair, alteration and construction supervision of City buildings, facilities and fixtures including electrical, HVAC and plumbing work. This position also supervises in-house custodial services, and coordinates and oversees contracted service providers (carpet cleaning, fire alarm and suppression systems, emergency generators, roofers, etc.). Strong Computer skills, Communication skills and customer service required.

High school diploma or equivalent with vocational or technical school training in general trades to include maintenance, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, HVAC and mechanical fields; a minimum of two years of construction supervision or experience in leading a work crew in performing general trade work and maintenance duties; must possess a valid driver's license; equivalent combination of education and experience.

Compensation:
$16.92 hourly – with full benefits

Equipment Operator I

The City of Suwanee is accepting applications for the position of Full-Time Equipment Operator I. This position operates assigned variety of equipment and performs manual labor in support of the operation, construction, repair and maintenance of city buildings, facilities, parks, grounds, streets, fleet, equipment, utilities, stormwater facilities, and water systems.

H.S. diploma or GED equivalent, valid GA Driver's License and two years experience in maintenance and construction required. CDL, water operator license, further technical or vocational training in HVAC, plumbing, masonry or electrical wiring are desired.  Possess or acquire CDL and water operator license within one year.

Compensation:
$15.33 hourly – with full benefits

Police Officer (Non-Certified)

The Suwanee Police Department is seeking individuals committed to serving and protecting the City of Suwanee and its residents as police officers. As first responders, police officers are vital to public safety and, under regular supervision, perform basic police services in accordance with the mission, goals, and objectives of the City of Suwanee Police Department and in compliance with governing federal, state, and local laws.

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; associate degree preferred.
  • Valid Georgia driver's license.
  • U.S. citizen.
  • At least 21 years of age.
  • Meet P.O.S.T. requirements for Peace Officer certification and/or academy admittance pursuant to Georgia law; successful completion of Police Academy.
  • Successful completion of the pre-employment process, which includes oral interview, background check, criminal records and traffic history check, medical and drug screening, psychological evaluation, and polygraph evaluation.

Compensation:
Starting at $18.68 hourly, negotiable with education and experience consider

  • All uniforms and equipment furnished by the City
  • Eligible for Defined Benefit Plan on first day
  • Eligible for benefits after 30 day waiting period to include: medical/dental/vision, vacation/sick leave
  • Eligible to participate in POAB
  • After successful completion of FTO (Field Training Officer Program) receive a take home car (must live within 20 miles of City limits)
  • After successful completion of 12 month probation period eligible for tuition reimbursement

Police Officer

The Suwanee Police Department is seeking individuals committed to serving and protecting the City of Suwanee and its residents as police officers. As first responders, police officers are vital to public safety and, under regular supervision, perform basic police services in accordance with the mission, goals, and objectives of the City of Suwanee Police Department and in compliance with governing federal, state, and local laws.

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; associate degree preferred.
  • Valid Georgia driver's license.
  • U.S. citizen.
  • At least 21 years of age.
  • Must be a Georgia P.O.S.T Certified Law Enforcement Officer
  • Successful completion of the pre-employment process, which includes oral interview, background check, criminal records and traffic history check, medical and drug screening, psychological evaluation, and polygraph evaluation.

Compensation:
Starting at $18.68 hourly, negotiable with education and experience consider

  • All uniforms and equipment furnished by the City
  • Eligible for Defined Benefit Plan on first day
  • Eligible for benefits after 30 day waiting period to include: medical/dental/vision, vacation/sick leave
  • Eligible to participate in POAB
  • After successful completion of FTO (Field Training Officer Program) receive a take home car (must live within 20 miles of City limits)
  • After successful completion of 12-month probation period eligible for tuition reimbursement

All candidates for public safety positions will be contacted. For other positions, only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

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

Position Opened Until Filled
Equal Opportunity Employer
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