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Employment Opportunities

When printing out the application, please print link below.

If you are filling out an application for the Fire Department please print the forms below along with the above forms.


Please Note: Applications, resumes, letters of reference, etc. submitted become property of Monroe County and cannot be returned.  The information you provide may be subject to public disclosure under the Georgia Open Records Act.  Falsification of applications or the omission of complete information at anytime during the employment process will result in permanent removal from consideration of any employment opportunities with Monroe County Government or termination of employment.









Monroe County Emergency Services


Monroe County Emergency Services is accepting applications for a Full-Time Firefighter/Paramedic.  Must have possession of the appropriate state emergency medical service certification as set forth by the Department of Human Resources and Composite State Board of Medical Examiners as well as the ability to meet current requirements set forth by the National Fire Protection Association and the Georgia Firefighters Stan­dards and Training Act.

  Hours are 24hrs. on shift and 48 hrs. off shift.  Applicant must provide copies of certifications (most current state Paramedic certification), transcripts, valid Georgia driverís license, copy of birth certificate, copy of Social Security card, and pass a background check.  Starting salary is $11.79 per hour.   Applications can be picked up at the Monroe County Board of Commissioners Office on the 3rd floor, 38 West Main Street, Forsyth, Georgia 31029 from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday thru Friday.   Monroe County is Drug Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.  





Information Technology Specialist

Monroe County Board of Commissioners



The Monroe County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for a Full-Time Information Technology Specialist.  This position is responsible for meeting the daily information technology requirements of Monroe County in the areas of network administration and general systems maintenance.



The following duties are representative of the work required for this job. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.


         Directly assists County staff with the overall maintenance and technical administration of the network used by Monroe County

         Maintains all County Department automated information systems including, but not limited to, the AS/400 mainframe, GIS, personal computers, workstations, networks and peripheral equipment; monitors system operations; establishes user access levels; and maintains system security. 

         Maintains employee user accounts on the network to include the setup and operation of email, web, timesheet, and personal information management software used by employees.

         Maintains the Monroe County ftp site for incoming/outgoing external data transmission to and from the Internet

         Assists with the installation and maintenance of all computer hardware and software used by Monroe County and reviews all voucher requests for new hardware/software to confirm the validity and/or need of each request.

         Assists all Monroe County employees with the troubleshooting and diagnosis of all hardware/software problems.


Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a Bachelorís Degree in Information Technology or related field and 2-5 year experience in related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. This position requires advanced computer application skills.


The Information Technology Specialist works under the general supervision of the County Clerk/Administrator.  Starting salary is $16.57 per hour.  Applications will be taken thru December 12, 2014 and can be picked up at the Monroe County Board of Commissioners Office, 38 West Main Street, Forsyth, Georgia 31029 from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday thru Friday or downloaded from our website at  Applicant must pass a criminal background check and a pre-employment drug screening.  Monroe County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 




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