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The offices of the Tax Commissioner of Columbia County (Evans and Grovetown) will be closed to walk-in customer service as of Tuesday March 17, 2020, until further notice. Citizens can continue to use mail service, online services and phone call services for certain transactions. Drop boxes at both locations, 630 Ronald Reagan Drive, Evans and 101 W. Robinson Ave., Grovetown, will continue to be monitored as well.Please visit the Tax Commissioner's website for contact information. 


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Communications Officer - Sheriff's Office Patrol Division - Position #24950

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$16.01 Per Hour
  • Posted Date:02/02/2020

Click here to apply online or download an application here or to obtain an application visit

Records Bureau 
2273 County Camp Road 
Appling, GA 

650A Ronald Reagan Drive 
Evans, GA 

Mail applications to 
Columbia County Sheriff’s Office 
Attn: Glewnia Daniel 
2273 County Camp Road 
P.O. Box 310 
Appling, GA 30802 

or call 706-541-3937 

Responsible for the day-to-day communications function of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center.

Answers to the Supervisor of Radio Operations.

•Answers emergency and non-emergency telephone calls
• Obtains and enters information on calls for service
• Dispatches, maintains contact and communicates with field units
• Uses the mapping system
• Provides necessary information when requested, to include:
» Tag queries
» Warrant/wanted person queries
» Driver license queries
     » Stolen property queries
• Enters information into computer systems
• Performs GCIC operations
• Performs multiple types of CAD entries
• Performs other related duties, as needed

• Knowledge of the geography and roads of the county
• Knowledge of law enforcement and communications center procedures
• Skills in oral and written communication
• Skills in public relations
• Skills in computer operations
• Musts be able to compose and perform multi-tasks in a timely manner

• High school diploma or equivalent
• Must pass all drug screenings
• Holds current GCIC certification or able to attain
• Holds Georgia POST Communications Officer certification or able to attain

“An Equal Opportunity Employer”

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