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 until filled for temporary seasonal positions to include:

Cemetery and Park Departments - Grounds Maintenance Workers - duties include mowing, weedeating, litter collection, and general maintenance.

Park Department – Flower Bed Maintenance Worker – Maintains flower beds and works in nursery/greenhouse.

All applicants must be at least 16 years old and applicants must be 18 years old to operate equipment.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 3/8/2016

The City of Ada, Oklahoma is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Community Development Director until filled.  This position will be responsible for planning policies and programs and for the management of the city’s planning, building, housing, and redevelopment-related activities, in addition to coordinating with other city divisions as may be required.  Individual selected must be able to implement all aspects of the Long Range Plan, Zoning and Subdivision ordinances, as well as enforce and implement state and federal planning, building rules and regulations.  A Master’s Degree in Planning or Public Administration is preferred.  The successful applicant must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain an American Institute of Certified Planners certification.  Successful applicant will be eligible for all 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  cover letter, resume, Application For Employment, and references to Human Resources Director, City of Ada, 231 South Townsend, Ada, OK 74820. EOE.

Updated on 4/12/2016

The City of Ada is accepting applications for the positions of Line Maintenance Worker I or II, Depending on Qualifications, and Line Maintenance Temporary Worker through May 4, 2016.  Individual selected must be able to perform semi-skilled and skilled work in the maintenance, repair, and construction of water and sewer lines and other general maintenance work. Selected individual must also have possession of or ability to obtain a valid Oklahoma Class A Commercial Driver’s License and a Department of Environmental Quality Class “D” Water and Wastewater certification within one year.  Medical examination, along with drug screen will be administered upon offer of employment.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 4/22/2016

The City of Ada is accepting applications for the position of Municipal Court Clerk until May 16, 2016.  This position is responsible to coordinate the operations and activities of the municipal court including the preparation and coordination of the daily and monthly court dockets, to assist the public with traffic tickets, court dates and fines, and to provide information and assistance to the public regarding division policies and procedures.  Successful applicant must possess or have the ability to obtain an appropriate valid Municipal Court Clerk Certification.  Preference will be given to applicants with prior experience of the municipal court system.  This position offers full benefits to include retirement, vacation, paid holidays, and health and dental insurance.  Medical examination, along with drug screen will be administered upon offer of employment.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK  74820.  EOE.


Updated on 5/2/2016

The City of Ada is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Industrial Mechanic until filled.  This position has responsibility to perform preventive maintenance and repairs on all vehicles, other rolling stock, and non-rolling equipment in the city’s fleet; maintain records of repairs performed; oversee contract engine repair work; and assist with complex and difficult repairs on equipment in the city’s fleet. Applicant must possess or be able to obtain air conditioner service certification, and valid Oklahoma commercial driver’s license. Apply at City Hall, 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 4/13/2016

The City of Ada is accepting applications until filled for temporary seasonal positions to include:

  • Pools - Lifeguards, Assistant Manager, Manager, Cashiers, and Concession Workers. Lifeguards must have current Lifeguard, CPR, and First Aide Certifications.
  • Matthews Park - Grounds Maintenance Worker, Concession Workers, and Scorekeepers.

All applicants must be at least 16 years old and applicants must be 18 years old to operate equipment.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.


Updated on 4/7/2016