The Macon Water Authority

790 Second Street • Macon, GA 31202-0108 • (478) 464-5600

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Job Summary:

Responsible for painting of buildings, lift and re-pump stations, piping, equipment and machinery owned by the MWA.

Essential Duties:

• Selects materials.

• Prepares surfaces for painting by sanding, sandblasting, pressure washing, scraping, and chemical use.

• Uses brushes, rollers, or sprayers to apply paint to surface. • Performs minor carpentry tasks when needed to complete a job.

• Fills in for maintenance tasks when needed.

• Performs other duties as assigned or requested by supervisors.


• Two years technical school or equivalent preferred.

* Strong carpentry background desired

• Three to Five years of experience.

• Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions involved in painting.

• Physical strength and endurance to perform manual labor for extended periods of time, possibly under adverse weather or working conditions.

• Valid Georgia Drivers License with a safe driving record.

Physical Requirements:

• Frequent walking.

• Frequently working over water, open spaces, at heights, and in close spaces.

• Potential exposure to hazardous chemicals, paint related vapors or mists.

• Ability to carry 25 pounds up to 50 pounds and occasional over 50 pounds.

• Frequent standing, stooping and occasionally sitting, crawling, crouching, climbing, and balancing.

• Ability to grasp and hold.

Salary: $15.27

Open Until: 10/31/2018

Contact Name: Stephanie King

Contact Phone: (478) 464-5600

Contact Email:

Application Procedure:

The Macon Water Authority job application can be downloaded here (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader). Please complete the application and submit it one of three ways, along with your resume: email to; fax to 478-741-2629; or come to our Administrative Building and complete an application. The address is 790 Second Street, Macon Georgia, 31201. Due to the high volume of applicant submissions for employment, we are unable to speak with you individually about your application. All applicants will be reveiwed and those selected for the hiring process will be contacted.


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Macon Water Authority
790 Second St.
P.O. Box 108
Macon, GA 31202-0108
(478) 464-5600
(478) 741-9146

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