The Purchase Area Development District is a partnership organization that offers support to city and county governments in the eight-county region of far western Kentucky. We provide opportunities for community leaders to gather, share common concerns, and create innovative approaches to local and regional challenges.

We offer a diverse collection of services, touching every aspect of life in the Purchase. Human support, community support, information, and special projects – – the blending of these offerings provides a well-rounded approach to meeting the current and future needs of our region. The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer and offers an attractive compensation package.


Posted July 1, 2020

The Purchase Area Development District is seeking an individual to fill the position of Receptionist.  The Receptionist position is responsible for but not limited to overseeing all responsibilities that are associated with the front desk.

The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma, two-three years of related experience and, maintain a valid driver’s license.

Responsibilities include but will not be limited to greeting guest and routing all incoming calls to the appropriate staff, manage incoming and outgoing mail, maintain various logs, keep a neat and efficient workstation, work closely with other staff on assigned tasks within the office for overall smooth operation of the facility. 

Skills needed include excellent verbal and written communication, self-direction and excellent organizational skills, efficiency and attention to detail, and the ability to relate appropriately to coworkers and other professionals.  Knowledge of or ability to learn and effectively utilize program related computer software required.   The PADD offers an attractive compensation program and is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.  

Send cover letter and resume to


Attn:  Human Resources

PO Box 588

Mayfield, KY  42066