Cook County Georgia

Road Superintendent Position Avaliable

Road Superintendent Employment AD



Cook County is accepting applications for the position of Road Superintendent. This position answers directly to the County Manager.

Major Duties:

  • Monitors and assesses department workload; delegates work and modifies objectives and work plan as necessary.
  • Directs and participates in the installation and placement of traffic control signs and barricades on county roads and right of way.
  • Plans, schedules and participates in the maintenance of county roads, maintenance of ditches and rights of way.
  • Coordinates mowing.
  • Prepares and submits reports and paperwork as requested or required.
  • Represents the department and assists other departments as needed.
  • Operates a variety of heavy equipment.
  • Directs employees in the establishment of proper work safety zones.
  • Performs related duties.
  • Other duties as assigned by the County Manager.

Knowledge Required:

  • Knowledge of principles and practices employed in the maintenance of roads and drainage systems.
  • Knowledge of related local and state laws, procedures and policies.
  • Knowledge of safety policies and procedures.
  • Skill in planning, organizing, directing and coordinating the work of personnel.
  • Skill in the analysis of problems and the development and implantation of solutions.
  • Skill in the operation of a variety of heavy equipment.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field.
  • Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the diverse objectives and functions of the subunits in the division/department in order to direct and coordinate work within the division/department, usually interpreted to require three to five years of related experience.
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.

Applicants must successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and industrial physical upon offer of employment.

Applications will be accepted until Friday, July 7, 2023, at 4:30 p.m. County applications are required to be filed with resumes. Applications are available at the Cook County Administration Building, 1200 S. Hutchinson Ave. Adel, GA 31620, Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30 or online at

Cook County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. Title VI and ADA Compliant