Facility Worker - Water Reclamation

Jonesboro, GA

POSITION:                            Facility Worker

DEPARTMENT:                    Water Reclamation

PAYGRADE:                          102 NE

PAY:                                         Min: $18.376  Mid: $23.429  Max: $28.482

DEADLINE:                           Monday, October 2, 2023


Purpose of Classification: 

The purpose of this classification is to perform custodial, landscaping, and light maintenance tasks and to assist staff with various operational duties at assigned CCWA facilities. 

Essential Functions:  

The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. 

  • Performs custodial and light maintenance tasks, such as, sweeping, mopping, cleaning restrooms, dusting, sanitizing public areas, and vacuuming 
  • Assists with upkeep of grounds as assigned.  
  • Depending upon area of assignment, incumbent may assist with other special projects as needed. 
  • Assists staff with various operational, maintenance, and courier duties. 
  • Keeps facilities stocked with janitorial supplies.  Assists with various operational, maintenance and courier duties 
  • Operates or uses various custodial and maintenance equipment, tools, and supplies to complete work assignments. 
  • Communicates with supervisor, other CCWA employees, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. 

Additional Functions: 

Performs other related duties as required. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

High school diploma or GED required; supplemented by one year of work experience that shows an ability to maintain steady employment in any field; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.  

Specific License or Certification Required: Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license.  

Specific Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities: Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in performance of the essential functions and learn, comprehend, and apply all CCWA or departmental policies, practices, and procedures necessary to function effectively in the position. 

Performance Aptitudes: 

Data Utilization: Requires the ability to determine, calculate, tabulate, or summarize data/information, following a prescribed plan requiring the exercise of some judgment. Includes performing subsequent actions in relation to these computational operations. 

Human Interaction: Requires the ability to calmly and politely convey accurate information to visitors including physical site information, directions, site guidelines, etc. Requires the ability to exchange information for the purpose of clarifying details within well- established policies, procedures, and standards. 

Equipment, Machinery, Tools, and Materials Utilization: Requires the ability to operate, maneuver and/or control the actions of equipment, machinery, tools, and/or materials used in performing essential functions. 

Verbal Aptitude: Requires the ability to utilize a wide variety of reference data and information. 

Mathematical Aptitude: Requires the ability to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.  May include counting, recording of counts, and basic measuring. 

Functional Reasoning: Requires the ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagrammatic form.  Involves semi-routine standardized work with some latitude for independent judgment concerning choices of action. 

Situational Reasoning: Requires the ability to exercise judgment, decisiveness and creativity in situations involving a variety of generally pre-defined duties which are often characterized by frequent change. 

ADA Compliance:  

Physical Ability: Tasks require the ability to exert moderate, physical effort, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, and prolonged standing, and which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of heavy weight (50-100 pounds). 

Sensory Requirements: Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, odor, depth, texture, and visual cues or signals.  Some tasks require the ability to communicate orally. 

Environmental Factors: Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as biting insects, dirt, dust, wetness, humidity, temperature and noise extremes, hazardous materials, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, bright/dim lights, toxic agents, disease, or pathogenic substances. 

The Clayton County Water Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Authority will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.


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