The Monroe County Board of Commissioners is seeking qualified candidates for a full time Maintenance Assistant. This position is responsible for performing routine repairs and maintenance to county buildings in the areas of carpentry, painting, plumbing and electrical work. Duties also include grounds maintenance duties such as trimming hedges, raking, mowing, and edging. Sufficient experience required to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of this position. Applicant must possess a valid Georgia Driver’s License. Starting salary is $11.98 per hour. Deadline for applications is November 21, 2017. Applications will be accepted at Monroe County Commission Office, 38 West Main Street, between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. Applicants will be subject to a background check and drug screening. Monroe County is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.