Madison County Calendar

Thursday, Dec 25
Christmas Holiday - Courthouse and all offices will be closed

Friday, Dec 26
Thursdays garbage will be collected on Friday, December 26th.

Friday, Dec 26
Courthouse and all offices will be closed for holiday.

Tuesday, Dec 30
LifeSouth Blood Drive- westside Madison County Courthouse Bloodmoible parked from 10am to 2pm

Thursday, Jan 1
Courthouse and all offices will be closed for holiday.

Friday, Jan 2
Thursdays garbage will be collected on Friday, January 2nd.

Wednesday, Jan 14
Commission Meeting - 10am, 7th Floor Commission Chambers, Madison County Courthouse

Monday, Jan 19
Courthouse and all offices will be closed for holiday.

Wednesday, Jan 28
Commission Meeting - 10am, 7th Floor Commission Chambers, Madison County Courthouse

Wednesday, Feb 11
Commission Meeting - 10am, 7th Floor Commission Chambers, Madison County Courthouse

Friday, Feb 20
Severe Weather Preparedness Tax Holiday begins at midnight Friday thru midnight Sunday


Job Openings as of 12-20-2014

2966-A_OPEN

POSITION: Crossing Guard (PT)
LOCATION:Madison County Schools


ANNOUNCEMENT: 2966-A
OPENING DATE: 09/11/2012
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Person in this position will assist children in safely crossing roads, and will also direct traffic. Work will require standing for an hour at a time in varied weather conditions. Hours of work will vary, approximately four hours per day, which will include travel time.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Requires high school diploma or equivalent (GED). Applicant must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical exam. Must be available to attend daytime training sessions, and have a valid Alabama Driver’s License.

SALARY:

$8.85/hr.




3142-A_OPEN

POSITION: Detention Officer (Part-Time)
LOCATION:Sheriff’s Dept.


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3142-A
OPENING DATE: 08/19/2014
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Security work in the County Jail, maintaining order and supervising prisoners. Maintains security and supervises movement, conduct, work, discipline, recreation, and custody of prisoners. Inspect quarters, facilities, and work locations. Processes incoming prisoners and maintains records. Work assignments are on a shift basis (day or night), and may include weekends and holidays. Shifts may be subject to rotation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be at least 21 years of age with high school diploma or GED. Must be a U.S. citizen or have proof of naturalization. Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record and be able to pass a physical exam and drug test. All applicants will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

SALARY:

$12.51/hour




3136-A_OPEN

POSITION: Detention Clerk
LOCATION:Wheeler Ave.


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3136-A
OPENING DATE: 09/09/2014
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

This is routine work in the Madison County Detention facility including routine clerical work, which follows well-established procedures. Employees in this class are responsible for the performance of clerical tasks, which can be readily learned by training on the job, requiring limited judgment in their execution. Detailed instructions are given at the beginning of the work and on subsequent new assignments. However, as employees become familiar with the particular procedures, they may work with independence of action on the more routine aspects of the work. Advice is given to employees on unusual problems and on new assignments by their supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to: Graduation from a standard high school: 1-3 years experience in responsible clerical work or other related field. Must be able to work any shift, weekends, and holidays. All applicants will be subject to a through background investigation. Must pass a physical and a drug screen.

SALARY:

$24,148.80 annually




3146_OPEN

POSITION: Dispatcher
LOCATION:Sheriff’s Dept.


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3146
OPENING DATE: 12/18/2014
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Working knowledge of the county roads and highway system. Ability to respond effectively to critical situations. Accuracy and detail in logging calls and relaying information to appropriate agencies. Must be available for shift work and weekends.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Any combination of training and experience equivalent to graduation from a standard high school. Typing and telephone skills required. Computer experience would be helpful. Must have the ability to deal effectively with the public. A drug screen, physical and hearing test will be given.

SALARY:

$24,148.80 annually




3162_OPEN

POSITION: Emergency Telecommunicator I
LOCATION:E-911 Center


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3162
OPENING DATE: 11/17/2014
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Under general supervision, answers emergency 911 and non emergency telephone calls, determines nature and urgency of call and dispatches appropriate personnel and equipment. Receive, log, and relay information in varied and often critical situations. Performs clerical duties required to document calls and compile reports. Hours and shifts will vary from week to week.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Considerable knowledge of the road system and geography of the community and county and have a working knowledge of the Madison County Fire System. Must obtain and become certified in Emergency Medical and Fire Dispatch Certification within 3 months of hiring. Requires 30 wpm typing skills, and computer literacy. Must pass Computer Integrated Dispatch test with minimum score of 80%. Must have the ability to speak clearly in a well-modulated voice and must be able to deal with the public in an acceptable manner. Requires some background in emergency medicine and a valid Alabama driver’s license. A drug test and physical exam will be given, including a hearing test.

SALARY:

$23,566.40 annually




1859-A_OPEN

POSITION: Detention Officer
LOCATION:Sheriff’s Department


ANNOUNCEMENT: 1859-A
OPENING DATE: 03/10/2014
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Security work in the County Jail/Annex, maintaining order and supervising prisoners. Maintains security and supervises movement, conduct, work, discipline, recreation, and custody of prisoners. Inspect quarters, facilities, and work locations. Processes incoming prisoners and maintains records.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be at least 21 years of age with high school diploma or GED. Must be a U.S. citizen or have proof of naturalization. Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record and be able to pass a physical exam and drug test. All applicants will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

SALARY:

$26,020.80 annually




3167_20141231

POSITION: Utility Laborer I
LOCATION:Public Works (Shields Road)


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3167
OPENING DATE: 11/25/2014
CLOSING DATE: 12/31/2014

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Position involves manual labor and assisting work crews. Must be willing to work in adverse weather conditions.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must have a high school diploma or GED. Experience in semi-skilled labor required. Must have the physical ability to bend, stoop, squat, crawl, and lift up to 80 lbs. Must pass a physical exam and drug test. Must have a valid Alabama Drivers License and a good driving record.

SALARY:

$19,822.40 annually




3172_20141230

POSITION: Lead Driver
LOCATION:Madison County Locations


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3172
OPENING DATE: 12/18/2014
CLOSING DATE: 12/30/2014

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

This is a skilled driver and limited supervisory work in the operation of medium size public transportation vehicle. Work involves responsibility for working as a lead driver to encourage consistent operating practices, enhance team spirit and enthusiasm, and to provide safe, customer oriented service. Work also involves orientation and training of new bus drivers, and coordination of work and leave schedules. Additionally work includes the ability to schedule rides, make changes and record cancellations in the web-based scheduling software system. Work is performed under general supervision and is reviewed by a superior through videos, conferences, reports and evaluation of achieved results.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be a high school graduate or equivalent, with considerable experience in driving passenger vans, serving the public on demand response routes; or any combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the above listed knowledge, skills and abilities. Experience driving a public transportation vehicle is preferred. Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language. Must have basic computer skills in order to do data entry and assist with scheduling. Requires knowledge of streets and geography of the county and city. Must take and successfully pass a pre-employment D.O.T. drug test and D.O.T. physical exam.

SALARY:

$26,020.80 annually




3111-PR_OPEN

POSITION: Juvenile Supervisor (P/T)
LOCATION:Robert Neaves-Davis Center


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3111-PR
OPENING DATE: 03/19/2014
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Candidates for this position shall be responsible for supervising all activities of residents at the Neaves/Davis Center for Children, as well as ensuring all documentation in the daily log books are legible and correct. Examples of this position will be to supervise residents on any given shift, such as daily activities, recreational periods, school, personal cleanliness and other periods as scheduled. Employee observes the behavior of, counsels with and provides information about residents detained. Employees must be able to preserve order and deal with disciplinary problems if required. This necessitates physical agility and strength, as well as a controlled but firm manner in dealing with residents in detention. Work assignments are on a shift basis (day or night), and many include weekends and holidays. Shifts are subject to rotation and employee may be placed on-call for emergency situations. Twenty nine hours per week only.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Requires high school diploma or equivalent (GED). Must have a valid Alabama Driver’s License. A physical examination and a drug test will be given.

SALARY:

$8.95/hr.




3035-PF_OPEN

POSITION: Van Driver (P/T)
LOCATION:Madison County Locations


ANNOUNCEMENT: 3035-PF
OPENING DATE: 04/12/2013
CLOSING DATE: OPEN

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Drive the Madison County TRAM van to provide public transportation for community citizens. Coordinate passenger schedules and maintain records.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Ability to interact with a wide variety of people, and provide care and assistance to passengers. Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language. Requires knowledge of streets and geography of the county and city. Must take and successfully pass a pre-employment D.O.T. drug test and a D.O.T. physical exam.

SALARY:

$12.00/hr.