Jail Receptionist

Job Summary

Duties include operation of computer, fax machine, printers and etc.  Welcome guests as soon as they arrive.  Answer, screen, and forward incoming phone calls.  Receive, sort, and distribute daily mail/deliveries.  Maintain office security by following safety procedures and controlling access via the reception desk (monitor logbook, issue visitor badges, etc.  Keep updated records of office expenses and costs.  Perform other clerical receptionist duties such as filing, photocopying, transcribing, and faxing.


  • Must be able to assist person(s) in setting up inmate commissary accounts and video visitation.
  • Applicant must pass a physical and drug screen

Salary and Benefits

Starting Salary: $11.32 to $12.37 /hr depending on experience.

Other Benefits:

  • BCBS insurance, 100% paid by county for single coverage and 77% of family coverage covered by county (begins on date of hire)
  • State of Alabama Retirement (begins on date of hire)
  • 15 paid holidays per year
  • Sick/Vacation leave accrued monthly

“Geneva County is an Equal Opportunity Employer”

Geneva County Personnel Office

P.O. Box 430

Geneva, AL 36340

(334) 684-5612


Applications are available at the Personnel Office, Courthouse 1st Floor and will be available and accepted beginning June 12, 2024 through the close of business on June 26, 2024

Any citizen who has a county road maintenance request is to contact the Road and Bridge Department at (334) 684-3450 or send an email to our office by clicking this link: gcrbinfo@genevacountyal.gov.  The County Highway Department operating hours are Monday through Thursday, 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  After hours, non-emergency requests may be left on the answering service.  Emergency requests should call 911.