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THE CITY OF HOPKINSVILLE
911 / EMERGENCY TELECOMMUNICATOR (LATERAL)
$30,786 - $48,087 salary range

Must be a KY certified 911/Emergency Telecommunicator or approved by the Department of Criminal Justice for transferable out-of-state Telecommunicator certification credentials.Additional information/documents/testing may be required as successful applicants continue thru the recruitment process. An extensive background investigation will be performed.

Excellent benefits include health, dental, vision, & life insurance. 12 paid vacation days, 12 paid sick days, and 11 paid holidays are offered per year. Shift schedule rotates day/evening shifts including weekends and holidays.

Our application is available online, or the Kentucky Career Center, at 110 Riverfront Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, or the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, 715 South Virginia Street, Hopkinsville, KY and must be submitted no later than 4:00pm, Friday, October 2, 2020.

The City of Hopkinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Planner I / Planner II
Community and Development Services (CDS)


The Hopkinsville-Christian County Planning Commission, dba Community and Development Services (CDS) is seeking qualified Planners to fill several vacancies.  Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky is a community of approximately 32,000 residents in the City and over 78,000 residents in the County.  Located in Western Kentucky, Christian County is the home of the 101st Airborne at Fort Campbell, Kentucky which is located on the Tennessee/Kentucky state line.  Only a twenty five (25) minute drive to Lake Barkley and a little over an hour from Nashville, Tennessee, Hopkinsville offers a wide variety of opportunities for individuals wanting a career in Planning.  Community and Development Services is a diverse organization responsible for Planning, Community Development, Code Enforcement, Downtown Revitalization, GIS, Stormwater Management, etc.  Staffing levels range from 18-22.  CDS has vacancies for the following positions: 

Planner II 

Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning or related field with at least three (3) years’ experience or a Master’s Degree in Planning or related field with at least one (1) year of experience.  Starting salary range is $40,000 to $50,000 with competitive fringe benefits. 

Planner I 

Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning or related field.  Starting salary range is $30,000 to $40,000 with competitive fringe benefits. 

Interested applicants should apply by submitting a cover letter, resume and three (3) letters of reference on or before October 9, 2020 addressed to Community and Development Services, P.O. Box 1125, Hopkinsville,  KY  42241, and designate the position which is being sought or email: cgreen@comdev-services.com   M/F EEO


CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER I
Community and Development Services (CDS)

Community and Development Services has an opening for an entry level code enforcement position.  The position requires a B.S. degree in Planning, Industrial Arts, Engineering or related field, or a High School degree plus three (3) years experience in construction, management, or planning.  The position will be responsible for the enforcement of land use codes and the Kentucky Building Code.  The salary is based on education and experience.  There is a competitive fringe package available.  Interested applicants should apply by submitting a cover letter, resume and three (3) letters of reference on or before October 9, 2020 addressed to: Community and Development Services, P.O. Box 1125, Hopkinsville, KY 42241-1125, Attention: Code Enforcement Officer I or email to cgreen@comdev-services.com  M/F EEO.