Is taking applications for the position of


Communications Officer

 Full-Time Night Shift


This position is full-time with retirement, paid leave and holidays, health, life, dental and vision benefits.

 This position reports to the

Cleburne County Emergency Manager


Pay Grade 5 starting at $11.41


Applications may be obtained at the Personnel Office located at: 6751 Hwy 78, Heflin, Alabama, or on the county website and emailed to 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday until October 26, 2021


Job Qualifications:

Potential candidates should possess the ability to answer calls, follow written policies and directives, sit for long periods of time without breaks or lunches, work various and rotating shifts, perform overlapping tasks and duties, manage stress effectively, remain calm and professional during emergency situations, address the public with respect, and have writing and computer skills to maintain logs and compose letters, math skills to determine mileage and distance, and reading skills to read and interpret data presented in non-traditional formats.


Other Characteristics:

Preferred characteristics are: possession of a high school diploma; experience with computers, data entry and communications equipment; ability to be on call and work nonstandard hours; ability to multi-task; ability to read maps and give directions; ability to travel overnight for training as required.


The Cleburne County Commission

is an Equal Opportunity Employer.