Job Opening – Dispatcher/Jailer

CITY OF DORA
POLICE DEPARTMENT

Job Opening
Full-Time Dispatcher/Jailer

Benefits Include:
 • State Retirement
 • Medical Insurance
 • Life Insurance
 • Paid Time Off
 • 12 Paid Holidays

Dispatch Experience Preferred

Must be available to work various shifts including evenings and weekends.

Must pass drug screen and criminal background check.

Apply at Dora City Hall during normal business hours.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. until 12 p.m.

Contacts: Jared Hall, Chief of Police
Dessie Robinson, Dispatch Supervisor
SuLeigh Warren, City Clerk
(205) 648-3211

Applications will be accepted from January 21, 2022 through January 31, 2022.

City of Dora is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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Job Opening- Pro Shop Clerk

City of Dora
Job Posting
Pro Shop Clerk – Full Time
Horse Creek Golf Course

Benefits Include:
 • State Retirement
 • Health Insurance
 • Life Insurance
 • Paid Time Off
 • 12 Paid Holidays


Duties:
 • Snack Bar: cooking and serving (including alcoholic beverages), cleaning grill and dining room areas
 • Cashier/Clerk Responsibilities
 • Washing off golf carts and putting them on charge
 • Helping with all duties around clubhouse

Qualifications:
 • Must be 21 years of age, or older
 • Good customer service skills
 • Cook experience preferred
 • Ability to work outside in extreme temperatures
 • Basic Computer Skills
 • Previous Golf Course Experience a Plus

Must be available to work various shifts including evenings and weekends

Must pass drug screening and criminal background check

Apply at Dora City Hall or Horse Creek Golf Course during normal business hours

Contacts:

• Don Cummings – Golf Course Manager at 205-648-1499
• SuLeigh Warren – City Clerk at 205-648-3211

Applications will be accepted from January 21, 2022 through January 31, 2022.

City of Dora is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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Job Opening – Street and Sanitation Department

CITY OF DORA

Job Opening

Full-Time

Street and Sanitation Department

Benefits Include:

  • Retirement
  • Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • 12 Holiday Pay

Duties: 

  • Weed Eating
  • Grass Cutting
  • Tree Trimming
  • Brush Pick-up
  • Street Repair
  • Garbage pick-up on street rights-of-way
  • General Mechanical experience a plus – small engine repair, welding, hydraulics, basic electrical and plumbing skills
  • CDL License is a plus
  • Other duties as directed by the supervisor

Higher Salary will be considered for applicants with experience operating any of the following: Tractor, Bush Hog, Backhoe, and/or Dump Truck.

Individual must pass background check and drug screening plus have an active driver’s license.

Apply in person at Dora City Hall.

1485 Sharon Boulevard

Dora, AL   35062

205-648-3211

Work Hours

Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Contact:  SuLeigh Warren, City Clerk

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CLOSED – Job Opening – Administrative Assistant

Job Posting

Administrative Assistant

Full-Time

General description: Office duties at Dora City Hall assisting the City Clerk, Magistrate, and Mayor.

Job Duties:

  • Answering phones
  • Greeting visitors and directing them to correct staff
  • Accounts receivable/payable
  • Business Licenses
  • Assisting in Municipal Court

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, College preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years bookkeeping experience
  • Verifiable experience using QuickBooks software
  • Ability to type at least 40 wpm
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software, such as Excel, and Word
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Accurate keyboarding skills to include proper spelling and grammar
  • History of regular attendance and punctuality
  • Must possess valid driver’s license
  • Must pass a drug and criminal background check

Benefits:

  • Salary $10.00 per hour
  • Retirement
  • Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • 12 Paid Holidays

Applications accepted at City Hall through 01/21/2022, at 4:30 PM, EEOC M/F/D/V

Job Opening – Street and Sanitation Department

CITY OF DORA

Job Opening

Part Time

Street and Sanitation Department

         Duties: 

  • Weed Eating
  • Grass Cutting
  • Tree Trimming
  • Brush Pick-up
  • Street Repair
  • Garbage pick-up on street rights-of-way
  • Garbage Truck

Individual must pass background check and drug screening plus have an active driver’s license.

Apply in person at Dora City Hall. (Click here to download a copy of the City of Dora employment application.)

1485 Sharon Boulevard

Dora, AL   35062

205-648-3211

Work Hours

Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

(Part-Time Schedule Will Vary)

Contact:  SuLeigh Warren, City Clerk

EEOE M/F/D/V

Stephens: Goods, services getting hard to find in pandemic

BY ED HOWELL
DAILY MOUNTAIN EAGLE
ED.HOWELL@MOUNTAINEAGLE.COM

DORA – In discussing city park projects, Mayor Randy Stephens talked about how difficult it has become to get goods and services with labor and goods in short supply in the wake of the pandemic. 

The Dora City Council on Thursday agreed to proceed with…

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Council Minutes – 10/28/21

Regular Session Minutes of the Council of the City of Dora, Alabama


October 28, 2021

The Council of the City of Dora, Alabama met in the Dora Municipal Building at 6:00 p.m. We were led in prayer by Norman Holt. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Mayor Randy Stephens. The meeting was called to order by Mayor Randy Stephens. Roll call was taken by SuLeigh Warren. Present at the meeting were David Box, Norman Holt, George Sides, Hezikiah Walker, Jr., and Mayor Randy Stephens. Chris Edwards, Randy Spears, and Gary Thomas were absent. A quorum was in attendance.

Item #5-Approval of the Minutes -The minutes of the October 14, 2021 regular meeting were reviewed. A motion was made by Norman Holt to accept the minutes as written. The motion was seconded by Hezikiah Walker. Jr. All in favor and the motion was carried.

Item #6- Bill List – A motion was made by Norman Holt to approve the bill list for October 26, 2021. Motion was seconded by Hezikiah Walker, Jr. All in favor and the motion carried.

Item #7 – Park Fence Project – Mayor Stephens reviewed the quotes from Jasper Fence and TrueLink Fence Company. At this time the city has not received bid from John Terry Morgan. David Box made a motion to table this item until we have a bid from Mr. Morgan. Norman Holt seconded the motion. All in favor and the motion carried.

Item #8 – Park Vinyl Siding – Norman Holt made a motion to approve Park Improvements – Job I – install siding (fascia and soffit) at the end of fire station and the two small pavilions inside play area; and, Job 2 – install siding (fascia and soffit) at the Big Pavilion and shed behind batting cage for a total cost of $10,096.00. David Box seconded the motion. All in favor and the motion carried.

George Sides made the motion to adjourn the meeting. The motion was seconded by David Box. All in favor and meeting adjourned.

Council Minutes – 10/14/21

Regular Session Minutes of the Council of the City of Dora, Alabama

October 14, 2021

The Council of the City of Dora, Alabama met in the Dora Municipal Building at 6:00 p.m. We were led in prayer by Mayor Stephens. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Mayor Stephens.
The meeting was called to order by Mayor Stephens. Roll call was taken by SuLeigh Warren. Present at the meeting were David Box, Norman Holt, Chris Edwards, George Sides, Gary Thomas, Hezikiah Walker, Jr.. and Mayor Randy Stephens. Randy Spears was absent. A quorum was in attendance.

Item #5-Approval of the Minutes -The minutes of the September 9, 2021 regular meeting and the minutes of the October 5, 2021 workshop session were reviewed. A motion was made by George Sides to accept the minutes for September 9 regular meeting and the October 5 workshop session as written. The motion was seconded by David Box. All in favor and the motion was carried.

Item #6 – Old Business –

Item #7- Bill List – A motion was made by Chris Edwards to approve the bill lists for September 23, 2021, October 2. 2021. and October 13. 2021. The motion was seconded by George Sides. All in favor and the motion was carried.

Item #8- Departmental Reports – A motion was made by Chris Edwards to approve the department reports A-G for September 2021. Gary Thomas seconded the motion. All in favor and the motion was carried.

Item #9 – Premium Pay – A motion was made by George Sides to pay each employee a $2.00 per hour premium pay for hours worked in the period between March 1, 2021 and September 30, 2021 with funds received from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The motion was seconded by Chris Edwards. All in favor and the motion carried.

Item #10 – Covid 19 Incentive – A motion was made by Norman Holt to approve a $200.00 incentive (ARPA funds) to be paid to each employee who can provide verification of having the series of Covid Shots by December 31. Motion was seconded by David Box. All in favor and the motion carried.

Item #11 – NPO Donations – Norman Holt made a motion to approve one-time donations of $5,000 each (ARPA funds) to the Mission of Hope, Backyard Blessings, City of Lights, and Forgotten Tails. The motion was seconded by Chris Edwards. All in favor and the motion carried.

Item #12 – PPE – Chris Edwards made a motion to approve the purchase of latex gloves in the amount of $1,000.00 and I 00 packages of personal protective equipment at $8.99 each for the Police, Fire, and Street departments (ARPA funds). The motion was seconded by Gary Thomas. All in favor and the motion carried.

Item #13 – Park Improvement – Gary Thomas made a motion to approve the purchase of an ADA compliant swing up to $3,500.00 and a Merry Go Round for $6,900.00 for the Park. (ARPA Funds). David Box seconded the motion. All in favor and the motion carried.

Gary Thomas made the motion to adjourn the meeting. Motion was seconded by Chris Edwards. All in favor and meeting was adjourned.

Council Minutes – 10/5/21 (Workshop Session)

Workshop Session Minutes of the Council of the City of Dora, Alabama

October 5, 2021

The Council of the City of Dora, Alabama met in the Dora Municipal Building at
6:30 p.m.

Present at the meeting were, Mayor Randy Stephens, David Box, Norman Holt, Chris Edwards, George Sides, Jr., Randy Spears, Gary Thomas and Hezikiah Walker, Jr. A quorum was in attendance.

The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the American Rescue Plan Funds.