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 part-time Communications Dispatcher until filled.  This position is 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 days, evening, or midnight shifts with a minimum of 24 hours per week.   EOE.

Updated on 10/20/2015

The City of Ada is accepting applications until filled for Communications Manager.  This is an administrative and highly technical position responsible for the administration, maintenance, upkeep, and proper operation of the Emergency 911 call system.  Individual in this position supervises a staff of professional and technical personnel.  Successful applicant must possess or obtain within one year the following certifications: OLETS, Basic Telecommunicator, and Emergency Medical Dispatcher.  Preference will be given to individuals with a four-year degree from an accredited college or university, two or more years of supervisory experience, and three years of technical experience with a Public Safety Communications system.  Comparable experience with advanced military communications system may be substituted for public safety experience.   Individual selected must be able to pass pre-employment tests for job compatibility assessment tools, and be able to multi-task with telephone, radio, and computer. The minimum salary is $3,432 per month for this full-time position, which also offers benefits to include retirement, health, dental, and life insurance, vacation, sick leave, and holidays.  Medical examination and drug screen will be administered upon offer of employment.   Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 South Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 10/29/2015

The City of Ada is accepting applications until filled for the position of Industrial Mechanic. Individual selected must be able to perform preventive maintenance and repairs on all vehicles and equipment in the city’s fleet, maintain records of repairs performed, and oversee contract engine repair work.  Successful applicant must possess or be able to obtain within six months air conditioner service certification and a valid Oklahoma Commercial Driver’s License.  This position offers full benefits including vacation, retirement, health and dental insurance, and paid holidays.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK  74820.  EOE.

Updated on 11/19/2015