Washington Parish Communications District E-911

805 Pearl Street

Franklinton, Louisiana 70438

(985) 839-5625  

This position has been filled

The Washington Parish Communications District, an equal opportunity employer, operates as a component unit of Washington Parish government and is responsible for the establishment and management of an enhanced 911 emergency communications system in Washington Parish.  Additional information on the District can be found at : http://www.wpcde-911.com

Applications can be obtained from and are to be submitted to the Louisiana Workforce Center, 438 Ave B, Bogalusa, LA.  Please also furnish a copy of your resume to the Louisiana Workforce Center. The position will be filled on a competitive basis which includes a testing and interview process :

Position Title:           Mapping / Administrative Assistant

General Description of Responsibilities :

-                     Accomplishes field addressing and GIS location of roads, structures, waterways, and bridges within Washington Parish using calibrated distance measuring equipment and GPS mapping computer systems.

-                     Maintains field addressing records

-                     Accomplishes computerized map updates

-                     Provide hard copy maps and revisions to agencies and individuals

-                     Accomplishes additional office and field related duties as required

Knowledge/Skills/Competencies Required :

-                  High School Graduate or GED Required

-                     Typing proficiency speed test will be administered

-                     Skills in public relations

-                     Skills  in word processing and spread sheets

-                     Knowledge of general mapping principles

-                     Knowledge of Washington Parish geography

Other Requirements

            -          Valid Drivers License With Clean Record

-                     Must Pass a Drug and Alcohol Screening

-                     Must Pass Detailed Background Check Including Criminal History

-                     Physical Exam