Employment Opportunities

The City of Sandersville's Human Resource Department is responsible for the application and recruiting process for all City Departments. Applications are accepted anytime at City Hall, 141 W Haynes Street, Sandersville, Georgia and are kept active for a period of up to two months. Online applications are only accepted when positions are available.

Evaluation of Applications

All applicants will be screened to determine if the applicant meets the minimum qualifications as defined in the job posting. Applicants meeting minimum qualifications will be referred to the Department Head for processing.

Incomplete Applications will not be considered. Resumes may be attached to applications, however, resumes will not be accepted in lieu of applications

Equal Opportunity Employer and ADA Compliance

The City of Sandersville is an equal opportunity employer. The City of Sandersville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, marital status, veteran's status, age or disability in employment or in the provision of services.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and section 504 Accommodations: Individuals who need reasonable accommodations, in order to apply or maintain employment, should contact the Human Resources Department at: 478-552-2525

E-Verify Notice

The City of Sandersville participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's E-Verify program to determine the eligibility of newly hired employees to work in the United States. The City of Sandersville's federally issued ID# for E-Verify is 149768 and date of authorization is 03/07/2008.

Online Job Application

Public Works

Water Waste/Water Superintendent
Pay Rate: $44728.89 to $64,780.77/annually
Ends: 04-30-2014
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The City of Sandersville, Georgia is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Water/Wastewater Superintendent. Sandersville is centrally located between Atlanta and Savannah and also between Macon and Augusta. The population in Sandersville is just over 5,900 residents. The City of Sandersville is the county seat of Washington County.

The City of Sandersville Water/Wastewater Facilities include:

Service connections 2,832

Elevated Tanks 3

Water Treatment Plants 3

Wells 6

Annual Water Production 650 MG

Lift Stations 20

Wastewater Treatment Plant Permit 1.75 MGD


Qualified Candidates for this position should meet the following minimum requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required; Related college or technical coursework preferred.
  • Valid State of Georgia Driver's License; Class A preferred.
  • 5 years experience in the water and wastewater field with 2 years supervisory experience and/or any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
  • State of Georgia Class II Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate or higher.
  • State of Georgia Class II Water Operator Certificate or higher.
  • State of Georgia Water and/or Wastewater Laboratory Analyst Certificate.


The salary range for this position is $44,728.89 - $64,780.77. Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience. The City of Sandersville offers an excellent benefits package, including health, life and dental insurance as well as defined benefits and deferred compensation plan.

Resumes must be accompanied by a City application. Applications can be obtained at:

Sandersville City Hall
141 W Haynes St.
Sandersville, GA 31082
(478) 552-2525

Or on the City’s website www.sandersville.net

Applications must be received by April 30th, 2014 to be considered.


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