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OPEN FOR APPLICATION

Water Operator- OPEN

Public Works

Water Operator

November 21, 2023

 

Job Description and Qualifications

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THE CITY OF GENTRY is accepting applications for a water operator. Water utility operators are responsible for inspecting, sampling, maintenance, and repair activities in and on public works facilities and equipment.  Duties may include but are not limited to operating heavy equipment, machinery, and specialized equipment used in the operation and maintenance of the water system.  Applications are available at Gentry City Hall or on our website at www.gentryarkansas.us. Applications will be accepted until 02/11/24 or until the position is filled. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma, GED, and a valid Driver’s License. A medical examination, oral interview and abilities testing will be required. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 

Parks & Recreation - OPEN

Parks & Recreation Laborer

Open Full Time Position

Job Description and Qualifications

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Performing general maintenance duties such as cleaning, mowing, weed eating, watering, landscaping, painting, welding, etc., throughout the City’s grounds, parks, athletic fields, cemeteries, rights of way, buildings, structures, equipment and/or vehicles to ensure appealing and well-maintained properties, facilities, equipment, and programs.  Additionally, the position may require assisting with projects, programs, organizations, and additional duties as needed.  Experience is preferred but not required.  Applications will be accepted until 02/11/24 or until filled, applications can be found on our website or picked up at City Hall.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, pass a post-offer pre-employment physical and be willing to work flexible hours as needed.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

CLOSED FOR APPLICATION

Police Part-Time S.R.O  CLOSED

The City of Gentry, Arkansas, is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time School Resource Officer.  Applicants must be U.S. citizen, at least 21 YOA, possess a valid driver's license and meet, or be able to meet, all minimum standards requirements, as set forth by the Arkansas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Training.  Applicants chosen for further review will undergo a thorough personal/professional background investigation, and interview process.   Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. For further information, contact the Gentry Police Department at 479-736-5001.  

Full-Time Firefighter- CLOSED

Job Description and Qualifications

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 The City of Gentry is taking applications for the position of Full Time Firefighter.  You must hold a valid driver’s license, must have completed all basic State required Firefighter classes or higher, must have a minimum of EMT Medical training or higher and be able to work a 24/48 schedule.  Applications will be accepted until filled.  Applications can be found on our website, www.gentryarkansas.us.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Part-Time Firefighter- CLOSED

The City of Gentry is taking applications for the position of Part Time Firefighter.   You must hold a valid driver’s license, attend at least 50% of all required training sessions, respond to afterhours calls, must have completed all basic State required firefighter classes or higher, must have a minimum of First Responder Medical training or higher.  Applications will be accepted until filled, applications can be found on our website, www.gentryarkansas.us or picked up at City Hall, 101 W. Main St. Gentry, AR 72734.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Public Works Positions- CLOSED

THE CITY OF GENTRY is accepting applications for a construction and maintenance position with the Public Works Department. Applications are available at Gentry City Hall or on our website at www.gentryarkansas.us. Applications will be accepted until 9/21/2023 or until the position is filled. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma, GED, and a valid Driver’s License. A personal and professional background investigation, driver and criminal history will be conducted.  A medical examination, oral interview and abilities testing will be required. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Code Enforcement/Animal Control Officer- CLOSED

The City of Gentry is accepting applications for the position of a Code Enforcement/Animal Control Officer this is a full-time position. This position reports to the Chief of Police  and will be assigned various tasks and duties. Additional duties may be assigned as needed.  The right candidate will engage the public in a polite and professional manner, have proper phone etiquette and computer skills.  Applications will be accepted through 12/23/2021 or until filled.  Applications can be found on our website, www.gentryarkansas.us or picked up at City Hall. Applicant must be self-motivated, at least 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, high school diploma or GED and pass a post-offer pre-employment physical.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Finance Director - CLOSED

Job Description and Qualifications

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The City of Gentry is seeking a Finance Director candidate that is a confident and dedicated leader of high integrity who is passionate about public service.  The ideal candidate should have experience in preparing required financial reports and managing annual audits. They should be familiar with all applicable municipal government financial terminology, principles, and regulations.  Experience with a wide variety of municipal functions will serve candidates well in effectively guiding all departments.  Candidates should be familiar with new technologies and able to lead the team in rolling out software, hardware, and other updates. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree or higher in business administration, finance, or a closely related field. Candidates should also have five years of progressively responsible managerial experience in municipal accounting and financial management. Proficiency in project/time management, policy creation and enforcement, negotiation, and coordination, written and oral presentation, and communication skills. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Administrative Assistant - CLOSED

The City of Gentry is accepting applications for the position of administrative assistant, this is a full-time position with benefits. This position will assist a variety of departments and city administration.  Assisting the public in a polite and professional manner, proper phone etiquette and computer skills are required.  Additional duties may include assisting with human resources and payroll.  Applications will be accepted through 10/16/2023 or until filled.  Applications can be found on our website, www.gentryarkansas.us or picked up at City Hall.  Applicants must be self-motivated, at least 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, high school diploma or GED.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Full Time Water Clerk- CLOSED

The City of Gentry is accepting applications for the position of water clerk. This is a full time position with benefits. This position requires taking payments, software system entry, creating deposits and other administrative duties.  Requirements include assisting the public in a polite and professional manner, proper phone etiquette and computer skills are required.  Applications will be accepted through 6/21/23 or until filled.  Applications can be found on our website, www.gentryarkansas.us or picked up at City Hall. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Library Director- CLOSED

Position Overview:

Responsible for the day-to-day management and administration of the library and its staff and creating a warm and hospitable atmosphere. Library duties include maintaining circulation, servicing patrons’ resource needs, supervising and training staff and volunteers, managing the library’s operations, and coordinating with other city departments. 

  • Library Services, Programs, Outreach & Partnerships

    • Responsible for carrying out the Library’s Collection Development Policy to develop a collection that meets community needs.

    • Responsible for collection management software and its utilization.

    • Ensure that all programs on or off site reflect the library’s policies and safety protocols.

    • Manage community partnerships and outreach efforts.

    • Maintain an updated record of patrons’ contact information for library outreach.

This job description is not, nor is it intended to be, a complete statement of all duties, functions and responsibilities that comprise this position.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Library Assistant- Position - CLOSED 

The City of Gentry is accepting applications for a part-time library assistant.  Applications are available on our website www.gentryarkansas.us and at City Hall.  Applications will be accepted until 08/24/2023 or until the position is filled.  Duties may include circulation desk responsibilities, public computer assistance and supervision, cleaning, and patron, program, and grant assistance.  This position requires computer skills including office software, a familiarity with social media, and comfort in working with all age groups, skills, and abilities.  The employee must be able to lift and carry 30 lbs., pass a post offer pre-employment physical, and be willing to work weekends and flexible hours.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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