The City of Ada is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Contact Personnel Director Marilyn Ellis at (580) 436-6300 x225 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 the position of Accounting Clerk I or II, depending on qualifications, through 5:00 p.m. on July 24, 2017.  This position is responsible for performing accounting and clerical work in the Utilities Department to include billing and collections, assisting in the maintenance of related accounting information, and supporting other staff within the department.  Prior experience and proficiency in Word and Excel preferred.  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 7/11/2017

The City of Ada is accepting applications until filled for Full-Time Communications Dispatcher.  Individuals selected will be responsible for providing emergency and non-emergency dispatch services for the 911 emergency dispatch center for the City of Ada and Pontotoc County fire, law enforcement, and emergency medical services. Individuals selected must be able to pass pre-employment tests for job compatibility assessment, including a typing test with a minimum typing speed of 40 words per minute, and be able to multi-task with telephone, radio, and computer.  Successful applicants must be able to make quick decisions and provide quality customer service and communication, both orally and in writing, and must be able to work day, evening, midnight shifts and holidays.  Preference will be given to certified dispatcher applicants. Benefits are available to include vacation, retirement, health and dental insurance, and paid holidays.  Pay range is $12.42 - $15.50 depending on experience.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 South Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 4/6/2017

The City of Ada is accepting applications until filled for full-time hourly Laborer in the Line Maintenance Department.  Must have valid driver’s license.  Rate of pay is $9.50 per hour.  Apply at 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK  74820.  EOE.

Updated on 6/30/2017

The City of Ada is accepting applications until filled for Part-Time Communications Dispatcher.  Individuals selected will be responsible for providing emergency and non-emergency dispatch services for the 911 emergency dispatch center for the City of Ada and Pontotoc County fire, law enforcement, and emergency medical services. Individuals selected must be able to pass pre-employment tests for job compatibility assessment, including a typing test with a minimum typing speed of 40 words per minute, and be able to multi-task with telephone, radio, and computer.  Successful applicants must be able to make quick decisions and provide quality customer service and communication, both orally and in writing, and must be able to work day, evening, midnight shifts and holidays. Starting pay range is $11.00 with a raise upon completion of training.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 South Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 3/27/2017

The City of Ada is accepting applications through July 28, 2017 for the position of Probationary 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 7/11/2017