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Job Openings

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Welcome to the City of McDonough’s Jobs Board and thank you for your interest in employment with the City of McDonough.

How to Apply for Employment with the City of McDonough
1. The City has three different applications. Choose the correct application to complete depending on the position for which you are applying. 2. Applications also can be picked up at City Hall, 136 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, Georgia.

3. All General and Fire applications are to be submitted to City Hall, 136 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, Georgia, or scanned and e-mailed to, unless the job announcement instructs differently. All Police applications are to be submitted to the Police Department at 50 Lawrenceville Street, McDonough, GA.

Applications are accepted only when a position is posted.

What happens after I file my application?

Applications are reviewed by the hiring department and a decision will be made on which applications move forward to the interview process. The length of the screening process varies depending on the volume of applications received for the particular job posting. For any further questions regarding the application process, please call 770-957-3915 or e-mail

The City of McDonough does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability or another other class or status protected by law. The City of McDonough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$11.79 per hour
  • Posted Date:06/03/2019 3:24 PM


Public Works


The City of McDonough is accepting applications for the full-time position of Laborer in the Public Works Department.  This work is manual work involving physical labor. 

Major duties:  Responsible for cutting grass, raking leaves, and removing trash and other debris in City rights-of-way and City property; chip limbs; patch pot holes and perform other tasks in repairing streets; maintain and repair equipment.  Occasional after hour work may be required for certain City events or emergencies.

Knowledge and abilities:  Ability to operate and maintain a variety of lawn maintenance equipment and tools; ability to perform heavy manual labor and lift up to 50 lbs and occasionally up to 100 lbs; ability to operate department vehicles and maintain required licenses; ability to perform minor repairs to City buildings.

Qualifications:  valid Georgia Driver’s License; satisfactory MVR; pass pre-employment physical and drug and alcohol test; satisfactory criminal history, some experience in related field helpful.

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Benefits include health, dental, life, short and long-term disability, retirement, vacation, sick leave, and holidays. 

Apply at City Hall, 136 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, Georgia, Attn:  Human Resources Director or e-mail application to

Applications can be found online at or at City Hall.

Hourly rate:  $11.79

Deadline to apply:  Open until filled

The City of McDonough is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.

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