Thank you for your interest in employment with Putnam County.
Below you will find current job openings throughout our various departments.

Maintenance Department

July 08, 2020 Maintenance Worker Maintenance Department APPLY NOW
Job Description
Job Title: Maintenance Worker Exempt Status:  Not exempt
Department: Putnam Co. Maintenance Safety Sensitive:  Yes
Reports to: Director & Assistant Director Date Approved: 
Pay Grade: 3
Job Summary:  Employees in this classification are under the supervision of the Director and Assistant Director: Examples of work performed include but not limited to: roofing, working on ladders, electrical, plumbing, heat & air, carpentry, painting, masonry, and landscaping. 
Required knowledge and Abilities:  Must have knowledge in all area of general maintenance, which include but not limited to: roofing, carpentry, masonry, plumbing, electrical, painting, and landscaping.
Qualifications:  High School education or equivalent and two (5) years experience in all levels of maintenance work.  Must posses a valid Tennessee driver’s license.
Essential Functions: Must be able to lift 25 lbs. or more.  Must be able to climb ladders for roof work and other maintenance projects.  Must practice good safety on all jobs.  Must be able to follow instructions and work well with others.
Special requirements:  Applicants must be able to pass a drug test and background check.
Starting Salary: Between $25,000-$30,000 depending on knowledge and experience

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

June 28, 2017 Part-time EMS Personnel Emergency Medical Services (EMS) APPLY NOW
Job Description

Putnam County EMS always accepts applications for part-time applicants.  Any open full-time positions are hired from our existing pool of part-time employees.  Applicant must be licensed as an EMT-B, AEMT, Paramedic, or Critical Care Paramedic in the state of Tennessee.  Before hire, an applicant must pass an agility test and do 2 observation rides.  We schedule multiple hiring cycles throughout the year.  We actively desire and recruit highly motivated and dependable personnel who are able to adapt to the constantly changing world of prehospital medicine.  If you believe you are up for the challenge, please apply here!