In an effort to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, all city facilities will be closed to public walk-ins until further notice. City services will be available online, by phone, and through limited in-person appointments. Please review the full news release here.


Winder City Council passed an Emergency Declaration and Ordinance which is effective immediately and shall remain in effect until 11:59 PM on April 6, 2020. Please read the full document here.


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The City of Winder conforms to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. The City of Winder strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings.

The City of Winder is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City considers applications for all positions without regard to race, gender, creed, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin or any other legal protected status.

The City of Winder prohibits retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.

The City of Winder is committed to employing the best qualified candidates while engaging in recruitment and selection practices that comply with all applicable employment laws. It is the policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees.

How to apply for open positions and the Recruitment & Selection process:

(The information provided on the online job application is subject to public disclosure under the Georgia Open Records Act.)

General Positions: Click on the job link below to apply online.

Police Positions: Click on the job link below to apply online. Selected applicants will be directly contacted by the hiring manager to complete the Employment Addendum/Notary.

Fire Positions: Click on the job link below to apply online. Selected applicants will be directly contacted  by the hiring manager to complete the Notary Form. 

1. Please review the Job Posting for Qualifications and job application Instructions for specific positions. 

2. To be considered, submit a completed online job application and any uploads specifically addressed in the job posting.

3. The most qualified applicants will be identified and reviewed by the hiring manager.

4. The most appropriate candidate will be directly contacted for an interview by the hiring manager.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or email. All qualified applicants will be considered but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted directly by the hiring manager for an interview.

JobTypeApplication DeadlineSalary
Captain- Criminal Investigation CommanderFull TimeOpen Until Filled$61,942- $70,585 depending on experience
Certified Police OfficerFull TimeOpen Until Filled$37,128- $45,000
City AdministratorFull TimeOpen Until FilledNot Specified
FirefighterPart Time03/31/2020 5:00 PM$11.50
Golf Course Maintenance Worker (Part Time)Part TimeOpen Until Filled$13 per hour
Police Officer RecruitFull TimeOpen Until Filled$12.00- $13.96 (PD2)
Police Senior Patrol OfficerFull TimeOpen Until FilledNot Specified
Pro Shop/Cart Attendant (Part-Time)Part TimeOpen Until Filled$10.00 per hour