MCEMCD has five administrative positions, Director, Administrative Assistant, Accounting/Human Resource Officer, GIS/Database Manager and Systems Analyst .
The Director of MCEMCD is the principal officer of Emergency Communications in the county. The Director is accountable for the provision of strategic leadership of public safety communication efforts in the county, preparation of operating budget, oversight of all employees, implementation of policy and procedures and liaison for 911 system planning and coordination in Morgan County for all agencies dispatched from MCEMCD Central Dispatch.
The Administrative Assistant provides assistance to the Director in carrying out the administrative functions of the Morgan County Emergency Management Communication District.
Accounting/Human Resource Officer is responsible for all human resource functions new employee orientation, employee benefits as well as all financial matters; including payroll.
The GIS//Database Manager maintains the Master Street Address Guide (MSAG) which lists all streets and address ranges in Morgan County and assigns new addresses in all areas of Morgan County with the exception of the Cities of Decatur and Hartselle. Our GIS mapping is the “backbone” of our Sungard Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system which also supports law enforcement's Mobile Computer Terminals (MCT) and the EMS providers' Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) Systems.
The Systems Analyst assists in maintaining the Motorola 700 MHz P-25 Trunked Radio System, Mobile Computer Terminals, Telephone, and CAD systems. Much of the maintenance is provided “in-house”. Also works closely with the Information Technology (IT) offices at the City of Decatur, City of Hartselle, and Morgan County to correlate data sharing.