Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Please print this for the office bulletin board, or forward it to a friend or co-worker. Help bring our community together by passing "Happenings" along to others!
Maintenance Worker (full-time), Aquatic Center
EMT (part-time), Fire/EMS
GIS Analyst I (full-time), GIS/Mapping
Heating & Air Conditioning Inspector (full-time), Building Inspections
Temporary Equipment Operator, Landfill
Certified Deputy Sheriff (full-time), Sheriff's Office
Jailer I (full-time), Sheriff's Office
Deputy Transportation Director (full-time), DOT
Lifeguard (part-time), Aquatic Center
Paramedic (full-time and part-time), Fire/EMS
Job Descriptions and Application Form available at link below
Looking for Machine Operators who have working knowledge of computers. Must be able to pass a credit check, criminal background check, and drug screen. Position offers cutting edge technology, on-site training, climate-controlled work areas, and a professional work culture. Please submit resumes.
Contact Alanna Bragg, HR Generalist at 678.420.5034 or
5830 Trade Center Court, Villa Rica - Apply in person or on-line
Packaging - Shipping - Sanitation - Maintenance Mechanics
employment with benefits
Leading manufacturer of commercial coolers/freezers located at 1520 Westfork Drive in Lithia Springs - $10/hour, full-time positions with 40+ hours per week; health insurance ($30/week); dental, vision, 401(k) benefits
Apply in Person: Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
New Manchester High School, 4925 Ga Hwy 92/166 - Free Admission, Open to the Public to cheer on the athletes - track & field events for individuals with special needs
Contact Sandy Brady at 770.651.2077
Douglas County Museum of History & Art, Old Douglas County Courthouse, 6754 Broad Street - Free Admission, Open to the Public
Closing Reception: 1 - 3 p.m., April 15th
Beulah Ruritan Park, 3655 McKown Road - Challengers play every Saturday morning in April, May & June - open to any child ages 6 - 21 who are physically and/or mentally challenged - no fees to play, families welcome, volunteers welcome
Contact Coach Philip Troglin at 770.941.2209 or
Stitch & Fit Alterations, 6971 South Sweetwater Road, Lithia Springs - Free Admission, Open to the Public - One-on-one conversations with the Commissioner on any topic
Contact Commissioner Henry Mitchell III at 770.920.7266 or
Educational field trip to Chattanooga - activity, transportation & lunch is free for students on free/reduced lunch & $25 for all others - Pre-registration now open
Contact Kascia Lipford at 404.408.6448 or
Douglasville 1st United Methodist Church, Hospital Drive @ Prestley Mill Road - Free Admission, Open to the Public
Monday, April 10: George Mann, Pianist
Tuesday, April 11: Guang Wang, Cellist
Wednesday, April 12: Dawn Neely, Soprano
3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive - Free Admission, Open to the Public - open at any time the Courthouse is open -on view through April 26
Douglasville Public Safety Complex Community Room, 2083 Fairburn Road - Open to the Public, Free Admission - hosted by Chief Gary Sparks and featuring members of the Douglasville Police Department Command Staff
Topics: financial crime prevention - theft, forgery & robbery prevention - active shooter situation training
Clinton Nature Preserve, Ephesus Church Road (1 mile west of Post Road) - 5K ($25 registration) & 1-Mile Fun Run ($15 registration) - Awards given to top overall male & female finishers, master winners, and in age groups
1881 Stockmar Road, Villa Rica - Free Admission, Open to the Public - featuring cowboy music, cowboy shows, mine tours, free historical demonstrations including blacksmithing, flint knapping & distilling
Train rides, museum admission & gemstone panning are $5 each.
Jesse Davis Park - Free Admission, Open to the Public - Egg Hunt at 11 a.m. for ages 6 and under; at 11:45 a.m. for ages 7 - 12 - vendors welcome
Contact Sigma Omega Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority at 337.380.9945 or
Annette Winn Elementary School Parking Lot - Free Admission, Open to the Public/Kids through 5th Grade - prizes, photo booth & fun
Contact Donna McMichen, Lithia Springs 1st Baptist Church at 770.948.2126 or
Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville ~ 770.949.2000
Televised live on dctv23 and simulcast live on www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com
Commissioners Board Room, 3rd floor, Douglas County Courthouse - Open to the Public
Citizen's Hall, Douglas County Courthouse - Open to the Public - Broadcast live on dctv23 (Channel 23 on Comcast & Channel 99 on AT&T U-verse) and simulcast on www.CelebrateDouglasCounty.com
All County buildings, programs & services are closed in observance of the holiday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office, E-911 & Fire/EMS Department will be open, as always, to protect & serve County residents.
9030 Georgia Highway 5 at Gurley Road (next to Hunter Park)
P. O. Box 1077, Douglasville 30133 ~ 770.651.2000
Apply on-line at www.douglas.k12.ga.us - Department/Employment/Job Vacancies - looking for people who love kids, love to cook (or want to learn), and willing to work hard
6658 Church Street, Douglasville ~ 770.942.5022
Cultural Arts Center, 8652 Campbellton Street - Free for Members, $20 for Guests
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