DeKalb County Government’s Maintenance Department

Tired of factory maintenance?

Want variety in your workday?

Are you a mechanical-type person with people skills?

Looking for a career and not just another job?


If you answered YES to these questions, join Dekalb County Government’s Maintenance Department and help maintain county government facilities  – electrical systems, heating and cooling systems, plumbing, security, fire alarm and more!

What can you expect when you work for DeKalb County government?

  • Family-friendly schedule – M-F, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, (with emergency calls required)
  • Benefit package – medical, dental, vision, RX & County – paid life /AD&D/STD insurances
  • Pension and Retirement Plans
  • Generous Holidays/Paid Time Off
  • Competitive pay – starting pay $25.25/hr.
  • Direct deposit
  • Public Service Employee Student Loan Forgiveness
  • Exciting career!

What do you have to offer?  High School Diploma or equivalency is required.  Vocational School certificate – maintenance/HVAC/plumbing/etc. is a bonus.  Do you exhibit competence of core maintenance and computer skills, reliability, organized, trustworthiness?  Do have a valid driver’s license?  Can you pass a criminal background check?

We mentioned variety … This position will complete regular facility inspections, periodic/preventive maintenance, coordinate and supervise completion of maintenance provided by outside contractors, oversee and perform building and grounds maintenance, perform basic carpentry, maintains facility lighting and so much more!

Interested applicants should apply by e-mailing your cover letter and resume to referencing “Maintenance”.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.