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JOB TITLE: Police/Codes Enforcement Officer
DEPARTMENT: Planning and Codes, Ware County
JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for assisting the department in enforcing Ware County codes.
KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY THE POSITION:
SUPERVISORY CONTROLS: The Planning & Codes Director assigns work in terms of goals and objectives. The work is reviewed through frequent conferences, reports and
observations of employee's activities.
GUIDELINES: Guidelines include federal and state laws, county ordinances, the rules and regulations of state and federal crime information centers, FCC regulations, state
agency guidelines, and departmental policies and procedures. These guidelines require judgment, selection and interpretation in application.
COMPLEXITY: This position consists of varied administrative tasks. The varied nature of the work contributes to its complexity.
SCOPE AND EFFECT: The purpose of this position is to enforce codes and to prosecute code violators, as necessary. Successful performance helps ensure the
protection of community life and property and affects the public image of the county government.
PERSONAL CONTACTS: Contacts are typically with co-workers, representatives of service and support agencies, and the general public.
PURPOSE OF CONTACTS: Contacts are typically to resolve problems, provide services, and to assist codes office personnel, as necessary.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The work is typically performed with the employee sitting standing, walking, bending, crouching or stooping. The employee may be required to
climb ladders, use tools or equipment requiring a high degree of dexterity, and be able to distinguish between shades of color.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work is performed in an office and in field locations, where the employee may be exposed to noise, dust, dirt, construction machinery and
inclement weather. The use of protective devices such as hearing protection, mask, protective eye-wear, boots or gloves may be required.