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Addison combines a small town feel with a modern urban setting. We offer opportunities for career growth, competitive benefits and salaries, and a great work environment. We are committed to high performance, customer service, accountability, integrity, and diversity. Addison is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services.
Under general supervision of the Controller, this position is responsible for managing the Town’s general ledger, financial accounting, cash receipts, accounts payable, general accounts receivable, payroll, and capital asset functions and systems. The position will directly supervise 3 accounting specialists and 3 accountant positions.
Duties require professional judgment and care in interpreting and applying local government finance and accounting industry standards and practices. This position must maintain an effective accounting system to capture data regarding the economic activity of the Town and provide technical accounting guidance and direction to subordinates and fellow employees.
Under general supervision of the General Services Facilities Supervisor to perform and/or contract maintenance and repair of Town buildings; responsible for fuel system management maintenance and reporting; central warehouse inventory; occasionally fills in with mail delivery and delivery of Council and P&Z packets and assist in other operations and activities of the General Services Department. Position requires obtaining quotes, supervising contractors and dealing with other departments. Tact, diplomacy and good judgement are required.
Under direct supervision of the Parks Supervisor to perform routine manual labor tasks in support of the activities and operations of the Parks Department. Duties include tasks which require following standard procedures of routine difficulty and few decisions about the approach or sequence of procedures to be used.
The Town of Addison currently has two (2) Groundskeeper 1 positions available.
Under general supervision of a police sergeant to enforce laws, protect life and property, preserve the peace, apprehend criminals, and investigate traffic accidents. The supervisor usually determines deadlines and priorities. Routine course of action to be followed is generally clear-cut and specific, however, incumbent must be able to act quickly in emergencies and make independent decisions. Position requires constant contact with the public in situations that will require the use of tact, diplomacy, and good judgment.
The Town of Addison combined with the cities of Carrollton, Coppell, and Farmers Branch to form the North Texas Communications Center for emergency dispatch personnel. The consolidation of these four dispatch centers allows the cities to leverage their capabilities into a larger and stronger organization. NTECC is currently seeking Telecommunicators to assist them in providing quality service to the four cities' citizens by serving as a member of their public safety team.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
Under general supervision of the Operations Supervisor, the incumbent operates various equipment in the communications center, coordinates all emergency calls coming into the police and fire departments for the Cities of Addison, Carrollton, Coppell, and Farmers Branch, and deals with classified information in accordance with federal, state and local guidelines. Standardized guidelines are available, but are not always applicable and may not specify the exact course of action to be taken. Incumbent is expected to use sound judgment when making decisions concerning priorities in the deployment of city vehicles, equipment, and manpower in emergency situations. Position requires constant contact with the public in stressful situations that require good judgment and considerable tact, stability and calmness. Supervision and assignments are given verbally and in written form. Incumbent's work is reviewed by observation and review of reports and records.
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