Employment Opportunities


Please submit a copy of your GA Driver’s License with application.

Animal Control Officer - Part Time

White County is currently accepting applications for the position of Part Time Animal Control Officer. Maximum 28 hours per week, however needs to be flexible and able to rotate on call every other week. Prior experience working with animals is preferred. Application and job description are available at the White County – Board of Commissioners Office 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland, GA 706-865-2235.

Position is open until filled. Candidates must have an acceptable driving record and be able to pass a background check / drug screen. White County is an equal opportunity employer.

Animal Control Officer - Full Time

White County is currently accepting applications for the position of Animal Control Officer. This is a full time position with comparable wages and full benefits and must be able to work on call as needed. Application and job description are available at the White County Administrative Office 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland, GA 706-865-2235.

This position is open until filled. Applications are subject to open record law and successful applicant must have an acceptable driving record and be able to pass a background check / drug screen. White County is an equal opportunity employer.


County Manager

The White County Board of Commissioners is currently accepting applications for the position of County Manager. This position is responsible for the supervision of County Departments, the day-to-day executive role, and reports to the five-member County Board of Commissioners. This position is responsible for overseeing a county budget of $24+ million with $19+ million allocated to the general fund. The minimum requirements for this position are a bachelor’s degree in public administration or a related field plus at least five years’ experience as a city / county administrator / manager - or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

This is a full-time position with comparable pay and benefits assigned. The successful applicant will be subject to a background check and drug screening. Applications are available at the White County Administration Building 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland, GA from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. White County is an equal opportunity employer.


Volunteer Firefighter

  • Minimum Qualifications of Standards Required for Performing Essential Job Functions:
  • Georgia Firefighters Standards and Training Council
  • Firefighter Certification Requirement: O.C.G.A 25-4-8At least 18 years of age;
  • Not have been convicted of a felony within 10 years prior to employment;
  • Have good moral character as determined by investigation under procedure approved by the Council;
  • Be fingerprinted and a search made of local, state and national fingerprint files to disclose any criminal record;
  • Be in good physical condition as determined by a medical examination and successfully pass the minimum physical agility requirements as established by the Council;
  • Possess a high school diploma or general education development equivalency.
  • Successfully challenge the Georgia Firefighters Certification Examination
  • Must have an acceptable driving record.
White County Volunteer Application Process Document

White County - Part-Time Firefighter

White County is currently accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Firefighter.
Application and complete job description are available at the White County Board of Commissioners Office 1235 Helen Hwy Cleveland, GA

This position is Open Until Filled.

This part time position can work up to 20 hours a week with assigned shifts.

Qualified candidates must possess the following: GA State Firefighter or NPQ1 Certification, Class A, B, or F Georgia Driver’s License, and must be a First Responder or higher. Copies of certifications, including ICS certificates and proof of State of GA Firefighter Standards and Training compliance must be submitted with application.

Successful candidate must pass a background check, drug screen, physical ability test, pre-employment physical, and have an acceptable driving record. Applications are subject to the open records law. EOE

Part Time Firefighter Application Packet


Application for employment with White County

General Application Link