P. O. Box 870388
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
Contact: Brandie Nabors
Since 1919, The College of Continuing Studies has had the awesome responsibility of extending the educational, consultative and enrichment programs of The University of Alabama to the broadest possible range of students and organizations.
Alabama Power Company
600 North 18th Street
Birmingham, AL 35203
Contact: Mike Oakley
For more than 90 years, Alabama Power has invested in the responsible growth and economic development of Alabama. Our efforts today are grounded in the same principle articulated by our founders: "What's good for Alabama is good for Alabama Power."
Our economic and community development website, www.amazingalabama.com, offers:
• Comprehensive information on available buildings and sites in Alabama.
• Complete labor force and demographic information for every community in Alabama—including the ability to compare and contrast Alabama communities with any community in the United States.
• A thorough overview of the state's primary business taxes and statutory incentive programs.
• Late-breaking news impacting economic development in Alabama.
We are committed to helping Alabama and Alabama communities grow and prosper. Learn more at www.alabamapower.com.
2100 16th Avenue, South
Birmingham, Alabama 35205
Contact: Brian Barksdale
Enterprise Contact: Hilton Galloway
1117 Boll Weevil Circle
Enterprise, Alabama 36330
Website: www.CRIcpa.com Blog Site: www.blog.CRIcpa.com
CRI's governmental auditing and accounting industry knowledge, insight, and client accessibility ensure the delivery of timely, high-quality, and cost-effective solutions. Our more than 150 governmental clients include municipalities, boards of education, utility boards, and transportation agencies ranging from revenues under $100,000 to budgets in excess of $400 million. Core services include financial statement audits (including OMB Statement A-133), internal control reviews and recommendations, accounting issues consulting, and forensic investigations. Join our governmental conversation from blog.CRIcpa.com.
1976 Gadsden Highway, Suite 236-244
Birmingham, AL 35235
Contact: Martin Adams
Based in Birmingham, AL, Innovative Financial Solutions is dedicated to providing retirement plan and investment solutions to City Government, school districts and non-profit organizations across Alabama. Through Innovative Financial Solutions, employees get a dedicated group of local financial professionals available for one-on-one consultations to help navigate the complex financial world and employers receive the exceptional service of a regional financial center through PlanMember Services Corporation. Representative registered with and offers only securities and advisory services through PlanMember Securities Corporation, a registered broker/dealer, investment advisor and member FINRA/SIPC. PlanMember is not liable for ancillary products or services offered by this representative or Innovative Financial Solutions.
P. O. Box 1270
Montgomery, AL 36102
Phone: 334-262-2566 or 888-736-0210
Contact: Richard Buttenshaw
Established in 1976, the Municipal Workers Compensation Fund (MWCF) is the second oldest League insurance pool in the nation. With more than 625 participating municipal entities and over 80% of the Alabama League's membership – MWCF provides a direct means for municipalities, Water / Sewer utilities, Gas / Power utilities, Housing Authorities...the ability to save on workers compensation coverage. MWCF offers a variety of Loss Control and Risk Management Services including loss control representatives; on-site risk management with follow-up reports and recommendations; specialized law enforcement risk control; loss analysis and trending; employment practices hotline; proactive driver training; firearms training systems; DVD library; and seminars. For more information, please contact Terry Young.
1515 West Moulton Street
Decatur, AL 35601
Contact: Ronald Woodall
NAFECO, established in 1968, carries complete lines of First Responder equipment, KME Fire Apparatus and industrial safety products. Our Public Safety Division can meet all your uniform, stationwear and high visibility needs while our Fire Division can meet all your PPE needs. NAFECO also offers a complete parts and service department for apparatus, SCBA and compressors. NAFECO...Working to make other better by providing solutions with the safest and highest quality equipment and services.
285-A Cahaba Valley Parkway, North
Pelham, AL 35124
Contact: Norman Schramm
The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world leader in the market for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environment-friendly buildings and infrastructures. As technology partner, service provider, system integrator and product vendor, Building Technologies has offerings for safety and security as well as building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management. For more information, visit www.siemens.com/buildingtechnologies.
810 St. Vincent’s Drive
Birmingham, AL 35205
Contact: Dana Meginniss
Ascension’s St. Vincent’s Health System operates five hospitals in addition to several healthcare facilities and employs more than 4,800 associates. Serving Birmingham for more than 118 years, we are a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. As a part of Ascension, we offer the resources of the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system. Visit www.stvhs.com.
3104 Bates Lane
Fultondale, AL 35068
Contact: Michele Dory
Alabama 811 is a non-profit organization established to provide a centralized one call notification system as a means to safeguard against injury and loss of life, to protect public services and to prevent damage to underground facilities by providing for prior notification of excavation and demolition activities. Notification to underground facility owners is required by Alabama Act 94-487.
P.O. Box 2537
Decatur, AL 35602
Contact: Tami Reist
Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and development of the travel and tourism industry within the 16 northernmost counties of the state. AMLA plans and advances the economic welfare of North Alabama by advertising, promoting, and encouraging further development of the natural, historic, and man-made tourist attractions and the recreational facilities and resources of the region through the cooperative efforts and support of its 500+ members.
9000 Cameron Parkway
Oklahoma City, OK 73114
Contact: Darren Parker
When it comes to helping protect your employees by offering supplemental benefits, it's best to partner with a company who has the expertise in your field and understands your needs. We consider it a privilege that thousands of employees have put their trust in us. Consider American Fidelity for a different opinion.
P. O. Box 1900
Andalusia, AL 36420
Contact: Jeremy McMath, P.E.
Civil Southeast provides professional civil engineering and construction management services to the public and private sectors. Our turn-key services allow our clients to dream big for their communities and then turn those dreams into reality. Our team’s experience, expertise, and passion ensures long term success for our clients. We are grateful to be serving and positively impacting present and future generations.
3405 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Suite 101
Tampa, FL 33607
Contact: Lant Dubose
ConEdison Solutions is a leading energy services company that provides competitive power supply, renewable energy, sustainability services, and cost-effective energy solutions for commercial, industrial, residential, government, public school districts, and higher education customers. ConEdison Solutions offers programs and services designed to achieve individual energy objectives, including budgeting, environmental, energy efficiency, and security objectives for its clients.
Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood, Inc.
2710 First Avenue South, Suite 100
Birmingham, AL 35233
Contact: Bea Forniss
Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood is one of the largest multi-disciplined Architecture and Engineering firms in the region with offices across the Southeast. Our firm has grown from the original municipal civil engineering firm of 1947 into the multi-disciplined firm it is today. GMC provides all of the professional services associated with architecture, civil, municipal, geotechnical and environmental engineering, landscape architecture, airport planning, master planning, surveying and construction administration.
Government Finance Officers Association
of Alabama (GFOAA)
P. O. Box 240574
Montgomery, AL 36124-0574
Contact: Dr. Keren H. Deal
The Government Finance Officers Association of Alabama (GHOAA) is a state-wide professional organization for government and non-profit financial professionals. The organization focuses on promotion of the use of efficient financial management systems by governmental organizations with the State of Alabama as well as providing educational opportunities centered on current governmental financial management standards, technologies, procedures and best practices. To find out more information, go to http://gfoaa.org to learn about upcoming training and profession development opportunities.
Green Pavement, LLC
1616 Mt. Meigs Road
Montgomery, AL 36107
Contact: Jay Wilson
Green Pavement is Alabama’s sole provider of Polycon® E-Krete, superior product offering a 10 year warranty. E-Kreteis a pavement seal which extends the life of asphalt pavement by excluding the effects of weather, particularly high temperatures which create rutting and cracking. K-crete is environmentally friendly, unaffected by UV, water, automotive fluid and fuels. E-Krete is LEED certified and has been tested and used by NASA, the US Army Corp of Engineers and the FAA.
335 Jeanette Barrett Industrial Boulevard
Wetumpka, AL 36092
Contact: Jackie Ragan
Information Transport Solutions, Inc. (ITS) is a full service provider of technology solutions & services integrating voice, video, and data, with goal of creating exceptional and affordable solutions for all our customers. ITS is your one source provider for design, installation, and support. The company also provides managed network solutions and has a team of certified technical experts who can proactively manage your network from a state of the art management center.
604 28th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203
Contact: Jason Gattina
Jerry Pate Turf & Irrigation is the premier provider of outdoor beautification products in the south. JPTI is committed to exceptional customer care. We proudly represent Toro, Echo, Shindaiwa, Club Car, Bear Cat, Irritol, Foley United, Flowtronex, Subaru Industrial Power, Rain Bird, Otterbine, Standard Golf, Par Aide and many other brands. Our customers include turf equipment dealers, golf courses, sports, commercial and industrial facilities, schools, and universities, municipalities, irrigation contractors, and government agencies.
1901 Sixth Avenue North, Suite 2400
Birmingham, AL 35203
Contact: Barry A. Staples
Since its inception in 1984, Maynard Cooper & Gale has grown to be a nationally recognized firm with more than 240 attorneys and offices in Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery, New York, Tuscaloosa and San Francisco. We maintain our philosophy to continually focus on each individual client and be responsive to their evolving needs. Additionally, we combine our understanding of the client's business climate with the knowledge of a dynamic legal environment to provide quality service. Our dedication to making the client our first priority has earned the firm six years on the BTI Client Service A-Team. Our diverse areas of practices, the depth of our expertise, and the extent of our legal network reach enable Maynard Cooper to offer any client the timely business advice and professional legal counsel it needs. The firm is dedicated to providing the highest quality professional service, remembering that service to our clients is the primary reason for the existence of our firm. We strategically tailor the firm’s resources to meet each client’s needs and provide solutions that produce successful, efficient and economical results.
3475 Piedmont Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Contact: Roger Simpson
Mobilitie is the largest privately-held telecommunications infrastructure company in the United States. We fund, deploy and operate next generation infrastructure that enables robust 4G LTE coverage and upcoming 5G services and speeds. Mobilitie partners with cities and municipalities across the country to deploy next generation small cell sites and other infrastructure that provides local residents with enhanced mobile connectivity and wireless broadband access.
P. O. Box 2235
Tallahassee, FL 32316
Contact: Jenny Haverland
Codification & Recodification Services * Code Supplementation-Printed & Electronic, Minutes Imaging & Internet Services * E-Solutions - MyMunicode - municodeNEXT - Ordbank * municodeLEGAL - MuniPRO - CodeBank - CodeBank Compare * municodeWEB - aHa! Consulting/Government website design * municodePAY - Bill printing and mailing services * Departmental and enterprise wide content management solutions as well as legislative management solutions * Document and records management, software/services, document scanning services, JustFOIA.
2915 Piedmont Road, Suite E
Atlanta, GA 30305
Contact: Peter Catlin
For seven decades, the Alabama League of Municipalities has assisted member cities by collecting delinquent license taxes from insurance companies. With more than 400 municipalities participating, this program has been very successful, recovering millions of dollars of revenue without out of pocket expenses for cities. The program is administered for the League by Municipal Revenue Services, Inc., which works closely with League officers and city officials to make the program a significant benefit of League membership.
1927 1st Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35213
Contact: Charles DiGiacomo
As one of the nation’s largest and most diversified financial services organizations, PNC Bank offers a comprehensive array of products and services to local governments in the State of Alabama. Through our Public Finance division, PNC offers best-in-class treasury management solutions, bank financing and credit enhancement, capital markets access, merchant services, free and discounted retail banking programs for employees, and investment management and services for defined benefit and defined contribution plans.
149 Pine Shadows Drive
Eclectic, AL 36024
Contact: Steve Whitman
Public Resource Management Alliance Corporation (PReMA Corp) is a government services company focused on increasing local government revenues through innovative and effective revenue and tax collection programs. PReMA Corp delivers an end-to-end solution to the process of revenue and tax collection and administration. Core Services include: Administration and Collection: Sales, Use, Business License, Lodgings, and similar taxes. Revenue Enhancement: Discovery, Identification and Collection of non-compliant businesses, taxable transactions, and resulting revenues Tax Auditing and Compliance.
RDS (Revenue Discovery Systems)
4170 Lomac Street
Montgomery, AL 36106
Contact: Stephen Morris
More than 275 Alabama jurisdictions trust RDS to help them administer, audit, discover, and recover needed revenue for their communities. RDS and its parent company, employ more than 460 people in the State of Alabama.
Southern Software, Inc.
150 Perry Drive
Southern Pines, NC 28387
Contact: Mark Hilson
Southern Software’s Financial Management Software consists of ten individual modules. Each module by itself is a highly flexible tool that allows its users to effortlessly customize their preferences for how they need and want to tool to do its job. Each module also has powerful reporting options with user designed template capabilities. Though each module is fully functional individually they collectively integrate with one another to provide a complete, powerful and professional Financial Management Software that works the way you need it to without any compromises.
200 Oxmoor Boulevard
Homewood, AL 35209
Contact: Sarah Allen
Southland International Trucks, Inc. is a full-service truck dealership with 6 locations throughout Alabama. For 30 years we’ve provided customers the products, parts, service and support of one of the world’s largest truck manufacturers. Southland has been awarded a majority of the current State Contract for truck chassis' GVWR 22,500 and above. This means all county, city, and local governments can purchase from that contract without bidding. We can offer our expert assistance in developing specifications for your particular application.
3000 Riverchase Galleria, Suite 610
Birmingham, AL 35244
Phone : 334-235-8830
Contact: Taylor Vice
A division of Charter Communications, Spectrum Business Enterprise Solutions can help you broaden the impact of your e-government, public safety and smart cities initiatives with reliable, cost-effective, high-bandwidth Internet, networking, voice and commercial video services over our wholly owned, flexible and secure Gigabit network. As the nation’s 4th largest cable operator, Charter serves more than 6 million residential and commercial customers in 28 states. Charter is focused on integrating the highest-quality service with clearly superior entertainment and communications products. Over the years, billions have been invested in the communities Charter serves, including Alabama communities, through infrastructure upgrades to deliver video, high-speed Internet and phone service to homes and businesses.
1301 Gervais Street, Suite 1800
Columbia, SC 29201
1616 2nd Avenue S. #150
Birmingham, AL 35233-1712
Contact: Louann Burdell
Volkert’s distinguished history began in 1925 and has since evolved into a multi-disciplinary, full-service engineering and environmental firm, providing a wide range of design services in transportation, aviation, construction, public works and utilities, real estate, and environmental engineering. As the largest engineering firm based in Alabama, Volkert has completed hundreds of major projects across those disciplines and consistently ranks in the top quartile of the nation’s top 500 design firms.
2101 W SR 434, Suite 315
Longwood, FL 32779
Contact: Brandi Hunter
Waste Pro is one of the fastest growing, privately owned solid waste companies, serving 9 states and two million customers with commercial and residential solid waste and recycling collection, processing, and disposal services from more than 75 locations. Waste Pro proudly provides service for more than 500 cities, in 235 counties throughout our footprint.
501 Boulevard Park East
Mobile, AL 36609
Contact: Allen McLean
Alabama'a own, Carlisle Medical, has been providing injury management services for over 35 years. Our Case Management, Medical Equipment and Compounding services assist in reducing workers' compensation costs. Our team includes on-staff registered nurses and pharmacists to provide cost-effective solutions to our clients. We are proud to have served the Alabama League of Municipalities for over 26 years. We are an approved AlaMed member. For more information please contact us at 1-800-553-1783 or at www.carlislemedical.com.
9900 Maumelle Boulevard
North Little Rock, AR 72113
Contact: Gay Shelton
CSA Software Solutions specializes in working with cities with small to medium size populations and utility companies, providing them with a fund accounting, payroll and utility billing programs that are affordable, easy to use, and help simplify their responsibilities. We currently work with over 250 cities using our CenterPoint Fund Accounting and Payroll software. The interfacing RVS Mosaics Utility Billing software is used by thousands of cities and utility associations all over the country.
P. O. Box 1550
Montgomery, AL 36102
Contact: Jon Hand
Electric Cities of Alabama (ECA) is a coalition of the state's municipally owned electric utilities. Alabama's electric cities span the state from the Tennessee Valley region in the north to the Gulf and Wiregrass regions of the south. Together, ECA members serve approximately one million customers in 36 cities. ECA serves as the voice of Alabama's electric cities.
Runkle & Associates / Merrill Lynch
4001 Carmichael Road, Suite 500
Montgomery, AL 36106
Phone: 334-409-5800 / 800-937-0282
Contact: Bob Runkle
3108 East McGuire
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
Contact: Jimmy Jumper
Since 1976, Musco has shaped the history of sports lighting with innovations in light control, mobile lighting, Light-Structure System™, and LED technology—lighting everything from neighborhood fields to NFL stadiums and the Olympic Games. Musco’s Total Light Control—TLC for LED™ system achieves a level of light control never before possible in a way that’s cost effective, backed by a 25-year parts and labor warranty.
67 St. Francis Street, Suite 1800
Mobile, AL 36602
Contact: William Hanes
Southern Light is a Mobile, AL based fiber optic company. We are privately owned and are the leading provider of fiber optic infrastructure solutions across the Gulf Coast. In Alabama, we have begun a northern expansion, building networks in Birmingham and Huntsville. Maintaining strong relationships with local municipalities is critical to our expansion and ongoing success. We value our role as a good corporate citizen wherever our fiber takes us.
2660 EastChase Lane, 4th Floor
Montgomery, AL 36117
Website : www.stifel.com
Contact : Ken Funderburk
LOCAL KNOWLEDGE AND PRESENCE / NATIONAL STRENGTH AND SALES DISTRIBUTION. Stifel is a full-service wealth management and investment banking firm established in 1890. Stifel’s Public Finance professionals specialize in helping local government agencies raise capital for essential infrastructure in communities. From some of the nation’s largest cities to small towns, our municipal banking and underwriting group works to develop and implement financing strategies that allow you to better optimize the important work you do.
Trilogy Case Management, LLC
P. O. Box 424
Moody, AL 35004
Contact: Missy Lawley, BSN, RN, CCM
Trilogy Case Management, LLC provides quality case management services with an emphasis on cost containment and return to work, while facilitating rehabilitation and optimum recovery. Our nurse case managers have years of experience in managing the care of injured workers. Our concentration is on the importance of effective communication between all parties to develop a cohesive team that is focused on an injured worker's return to a baseline status and productive employee.
1420 Valwood Parkway, Suite 205
Carrolton, TX 75006
Phone: 877-586-7939, Ext. 393
Contact: Julie Jasmann
Vortex Aquatic Structures International, Inc. is the world leader in aquatic play landscapes and entertainment. With installations at more than 6,000 locations around the world in public, commercial, and entertainment settings, Vortex provides imaginative, durable aquatic play and water feature solutions that create everlasting memories. With headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Vortex has sales and technical services offices in California, Michigan, and North Carolina, and maintains a vast marketing and distribution network across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Australia, and Mexico.
ALM publishes and mails The Alabama Municipal Journal, 6 times per year to each mayor, councilmember, municipal clerk, municipal attorney and municipal judge. This Week, ALM's weekly e-newsletter, is sent every Tuesday morning to subscribers and provides important meeting notices, upcoming training and conference information as well as other information pertinent to municipal officials and employees. To subscribe, click HERE. ALM also publishes a variety of useful reports, handbooks and surveys made available in electronic format to League members:
- Handbook for Mayors and Councilmembers – updated every four years following the municipal election cycle, a complimentary electronic copy is provided to each mayor, councilmember, municipal clerk, municipal attorney and municipal judge.
- Selected Readings for the Municipal Official – updated every four years following the municipal election cycle, a complimentary electronic copy is provided to each mayor, councilmember, municipal clerk, municipal attorney and municipal judge.
- Handbook for Municipal Clerks – updated every four years following the municipal election cycle, a complimentary electronic copy is provided to each municipal clerk.
- Yearly municipal salary surveys and an annual directory of municipal listings.
Research and Surveys
- 2014 Salary and Benefits Survey of Municipalities - FY 2012-2013
- County Assistance with Healthcare Services Survey
- County Assistance with Healthcare Services Survey (Summary Only)
- County Assistance with Street and Road Services Survey
- County Assistance with Street and Road Services Survey (Summary Only)
- County Assistance with Sewage, Water, Engineering, Airport and Jail - Related Services
- County Assistance with Sewage, Water, Engineering, Airport and Jail - Related Services (Summary Only)
- Garbage - Solid Waste Survey Results
Municipal Classified Ads
Classified advertising is a service provided to ALM's members at no charge as a part of their membership with the League. ALM currently does not accept classified listings from nonmember entities. NOTE: submissions that do not include a closing date will be removed six weeks after the listing has been posted.
Click HERE to post an Ad. Please include removal date.
If no removal date is provided, the ad will be removed after 6 weeks.
The West Alabama Regional Commission (WARC) is seeking applicants for the position of Executive Director. The WARC is one of the 12 regional councils in the State of Alabama and is made up of seven counties. The commission is governed by an executive committee and a board of directors. The WARC Staff include over 50 employees dedicated to serving the West Alabama region with assistance in community development, employment and economic development, senior services, transportation planning, and grants administration.
The Executive Director directs all commission activities under the administrative direction of the WARC Board of Directors. This individual plans, coordinates, administers and provides general supervision to all department heads and is responsible for maintaining relations with board and member governments, promoting economic development in the region and maintaining high visibility for the office. They are responsible for working with various federal, state and local governmental officials, citizens, committees, boards, commissions, agencies and other organizations to develop and implement plans, project proposals and work programs for the benefit of the region and individual member governments.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited, four-year college in Public Administration, Business Administration, or closely related field desirable but not required. Experience may be substituted for college degree.
Must possess and maintain a valid Alabama driver’s license and be able to be insured under the commission’s motor vehicle liability insurance policy. Must be bondable.
Send Resumes and References to:
West Alabama Regional Commission
P.O. Box 509
Northport, AL 35476
Deadline: Applicants should submit a resume and references by 4:30 p.m. February 16, 2018.
Light Equipment Operator
This position entails operation of light and heavy construction equipment in support of street construction, upkeep, and maintenance; also includes general labor in support of the street department. Incumbent works under general supervision of the Street Supervisor, Street Forman and Street Superintendent.
- Operate one or more pieces of department-related equipment in the performance of road/street construction and maintenance activities.
- Perform work under established procedures with frequent inspections during progress and final inspection of work completed.
- Perform routine labor as required; drive dump truck, sweeper, loader, and bush hog, zero turn mowers.
- Oversee inmate work crew and transport to and from work camp.
- Perform all other tasks/duties as assigned by street foreman, street supervisor, and street department superintendent.
- Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
- Extensive knowledge of city and department policies, procedures, and rules.
- Extensive knowledge of safety rules including accident causation and prevention.
- Considerable knowledge of all assigned equipment, guidelines, and city ordinances.
- Some technical knowledge of all assigned equipment as to facilitate supervision of equipment repair.
- Skill in writing to complete required forms and records.
- Skill in reading plans, manuals, directives, instructions, and procedures.
- Ability to read work orders and street signs.
- Ability to perform general maintenance on assigned equipment and trucks.
- Ability to operate light equipment safely.
- Ability to communicate with other workers.
- Ability to follow directions.
- Ability to communicate information to the city residents and higher supervision.
- Ability to train personnel in the proper and safe use of required tools and equipment.
- Ability to work well with the general public and other necessary contacts.
- Ability to communicate specific, and sometimes detailed, instructions to assigned personnel.
- Ability to coordinate assigned projects and duties with other supervisors and their personnel.
- Must be a graduate from an accredited high school or hold a certificate of high school equivalency (GED).
- Must have a minimum of one (1) year of light equipment experience in operating a tractor with attachments, loader, bush hog, light to medium duty trucks and zero turn mowers.
- Must possess a valid Alabama driver’s license, Class B CDL or obtain within (6) six months from date of hire and a driving record suitable for insurability.
- Must be willing to travel overnight to attend continuing education courses and workshops.
- Must be physically able to perform the essential functions of the position.
- Must be willing to work non-standard hours as required.
APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABALE @ WWW.PELL-CITY.COM
Part-Time Animal Control Assistant
This position assists the Animal Control Facility Supervisor with the humane care of animals involving adoption, counseling, public education, animal health care and euthanasia. This position requires manual and specialized work responsible for the proper sanitation and operation of animal holding areas consistent with the Animal Control Facility Guidelines. Work will be performed both inside the kennel area as well as an office. Assistant will be involved in maintaining the facility, supplies and equipment. This position requires the exercise of judgment in public contact. Incumbent works under the general supervision of the Animal Control Facility Supervisor.
- Performs health checks and temperament testing.
- Assist with the adoption, selection, and counseling process.
- Assists with administering medications.
- Feeds, water, and cares for animals.
- Cleans and keeps facility in sanitary condition.
- Requires regular and prompt attendance plus the ability to work well with others and work as a team.
- Ability to lift 50 to 100 pounds.
- Assist citizens with turn-ins, microchip scans, and escorts with lost and found; aid with rescue organization.
- Assist with public awareness campaigns, pet photos, events and schools.
- Answers the phone and greets the public in a polite and professional manner.
- May require some data entry and clerical support.
- Requires the physical ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl for extended periods.
- Perform related work as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
- Some knowledge of the laws, ordinances, policies and procedures involved in functions of all animal care.
- Some knowledge of facility hygiene, euthanasia, and disposal.
- Some knowledge of animal handling, health checks, temperament testing, and adoption.
- Some knowledge of personnel supervision laws, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures, and processes.
- Knowledge of animal feeding and care procedures.
- Ability to meet the public and discuss problems and complaints tactfully, courteously, and effectively.
- Ability to accept lines of authority; promote harmony; and cooperate with other staff and officials.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with elected officials, the local business community, and the general public.
- Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, orally, and in writing.
- Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions.
- Ability to work with fine workers, inmates and volunteers.
- Ability to maintain accurate records and prepare clear and concise reports.
- Must be at least 18 years of age.
- High school diploma or certificate of high school equivalency (GED) desired but not required.
- Must possess computer skills necessary to perform the essential functions of the position, preferably with knowledge of Microsoft Windows® systems and applications.
- Must have general working knowledge of related office equipment.
- Must possess a valid Alabama driver’s license and a driving record suitable for insurability.
- Must be willing to work non-standard hours, weekends, and overtime as required.
- Must be willing to work inside and outside in adverse weather conditions including hot and cold temperatures, wetness, snow and slippery floors.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT APPLICATION - WWW.PELL-CITY.COM
Job Title: Purchasing Manager
Job Status: Regular Full-Time
Standard Scheduled Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Days to be Worked: M-F
Starting Pay Rate: $51,109, $66,442, $81,775
Pay Grade 26
Position Description: Working under the direct supervision of the City Treasurer, the Purchasing Manager has the responsibility of overseeing the centralized purchasing functions of the City.
Primary responsibilities include: Assigning, reviewing and participating in the work of staff responsible for providing purchasing services within the Finance & Administration Department; performing a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility; performing all of the assigned duties in accordance with the City of Fairhope’s ordinances and the Laws of the State of Alabama; Developing and maintaining collaborative and respectful working relationships with team members and others; Consistently providing quality service to the citizens of Fairhope.
Overseeing the centralized purchasing functions of the City. Recommending and administrating policies and procedures.
Overseeing the maintenance of procurement records and files associated with the centralized procurement activity.
Developing, reviewing and assisting departments with the process of bid specifications and contracts.
Consulting with departments to ensure that specifications describe essential items or features.
Preparing bid forms and advertising for bids.
Formulating bid recommendations and recommending awards.
Establishing escrow accounts and disposition of bid bonds and security deposits; preparing bid reports;
Analyzing procurement requirements and determine procurement procedures for blanket purchase arrangements,
competitive bid processes and consolidated purchases.
Bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration, or related field, and at least 5 years of
experience in governmental purchasing, or an equivalent combination of education and experience to provide sufficient evidence of the ability to successfully accomplish the various activities noted above.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Through knowledge of: Purchasing procedures and negotiation techniques; Inventory control procedures; Operations, services and activities of a purchasing program; Principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation; Materials, supplies and equipment typically used in municipal services and the sources for such
products; Pertinent Federal, State, and local laws, codes and regulations including general laws and regulations applicable to bidding procedures and purchasing operations; Modern office procedures, methods and computer equipment; Municipal budgetary process.
To apply please visit : http://www.cofairhope.com/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities