The City of Ada is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Contact Personnel Director Marilyn Ellis at (580) 436-8051 with questions. Job openings will be posted below. Applications are only accepted for posted positions. Applications are available for download here or at the Reception Desk at Ada City Hall, 231 S. Townsend Street.

The City of Ada is accepting applications for Airport Manager through August 6, 2015.  This position is responsible to oversee and coordinate the activities and operations of the municipal airport within the Public Works division, to implement program goals and objectives, and to perform a variety of administrative and technical tasks in support of the assigned area of responsibility.  Individual selected should have basic knowledge of airport operation requirements and procedures.  In addition, individual should have three years of increasingly responsible facility management experience, including one year of administrative responsibility, and education equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in airport management, business administration, or a related field.  This position offers benefits to include retirement, health, dental, and life insurance, vacation, paid holidays, and flexible spending account.  Medical examination, along with drug screen, will be administered upon offer of employment.  Apply at 231 South Townsend, Ada, OK 74820. EOE.

Updated on 7/9/2015

The City of Ada is accepting applications for part-time Communications Dispatchers.  Individuals selected will be responsible for providing emergency and non-emergency dispatch services for the 911 emergency dispatch center for City of Ada and Pontotoc County fire, law enforcement, and emergency medical services. Individuals selected must be able to multi-task with telephone, radio, and computer and must be able to work day, evening, or midnight shifts with a minimum of 24 hours per week.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 South Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 4/20/2015

The City of Ada is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.   This position is responsible for performing a variety of duties in the enforcement of state and local laws and the prevention of crimes, as well as technical and administrative tasks in support of the Police Department. Applicants must be available for emergency recall within twenty (20) minutes of notification. Preference will be given to individuals that are CLEET Certified, COPs graduates, and currently-enrolled COPs students.  Position offers full benefits including vacation, retirement, paid holidays, and health and dental insurance.   Medical examination, along with drug screen will be administered upon offer of employment.  Application packets are available at 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK  74820.  EOE.

Updated on 5/12/2015

The City of Ada, Oklahoma is accepting applications through August 7, 2015 for Public Safety Director.  This position will serve as the division head for the Public Safety Division and will be responsible for the administration of the city’s public and employee safety programs, and the 911 Communications and Emergency Management Departments.  Successful applicant should have five years of progressively increasing administrative responsibility from a recognized Fire, Police, or Public Safety Department plus a Bachelor’s degree, and must possess a valid Oklahoma driver’s license and be able to obtain appropriate OSHA authorization.  This position offers benefits to include retirement, health, dental, and life insurance, vacation, holidays, and flexible spending account.  Medical exam and drug screen to be administered upon offer of employment.  Submit application and resume with references to Human Resources Director, City of Ada, 231 South Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 7/21/2015