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 a temporary seasonal position in the Cemetery Department.  The individual selected will be responsible for grounds maintenance work.  Duties include mowing, weedeating, litter collection, and general maintenance. Pay is $9.00 per hour. All applicants must be must be 18 years old to operate equipment.  Apply to Human Resources Director, 231 S. Townsend, Ada, OK 74820.  EOE.

Updated on 6/22/2017

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 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 until filled for temporary seasonal positions to include:


Recreation Department:  

Pools:

Aquatics Instructor (Must have Swimming Instructor Certification);

Lead Lifeguards and Lifeguards (Must have Lifeguard Certification);

Lead Concession/Slide Attendants; and

Concession/Slide Attendants



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 5/23/2017