Aiken County

Employment Opportunities

Aiken County Is An Equal Opportunity Employer




All applications for external postings are received at Aiken County Government (1930 University Parkway in Aiken) or at the SC Works Center (1571 Richland Ave East in Aiken). All applications must be received by the posted deadline specified in the job listing for the vacancy. Where there is no date, the position will be posted until it is filled. Applications will only be accepted for positions that are currently vacant.

To apply for Aiken County Sheriff's Office positions such as Dispatcher, Detention Officer, or Deputy Sheriff, please complete the Sheriff's Office Job Application. To apply for all other Aiken County Government jobs, please use the County's Job Application form.
Aiken County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.




Position:
Administrative Assistant (Animal Shelter)
Department:
County Administrator
Closing:
10/19/2017
Salary:
$29,314.74 - $41,040.41


JOB SUMMARY:  This position supports the overall operation of the Shelter, and acts as a liaison between the shelter and the County citizens.  REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND AND JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE:  Minimum level of Job-Related Education - High School ; Job-Related Experience:  Five (5) years in a similar environment; familiar with Petpoint procedures and state laws;  Required Qualifications: Licenses, certificates, registrations or any relevant knowledge, job skill or equivalent experience:  Strong communication and negotiation skills.


Send your application for Administrative Assistant (Animal Shelter) to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Clerk I
Department:
Coroner
Closing:
10/20/2017
Salary:
22,411.49 - 31,375.59


JOB SUMMARY:  Under regular supervision, performs various routine clerical activities in support of efficient office operations.  Performs related work as assigned.  Reports to the Office Administrator.  EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by one to two years of general clerical or data processing experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must be able to type with speed and accuracy.


Send your application for Clerk I to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Assistant Insurance Billing Clerk
Department:
Finance
Closing:
10/20/2017
Salary:
24,136.99 - 33,791.79


JOB SUMMARY:  This position assists the Billing Clerk in posting all patient payments. REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND AND JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE: Education - High School diploma or equivalency. Experience - One (1) year of bookkeeping/billing/collections in a medical practice with coding experience. Required qualifications - Licenses, certificates, registrations or any relevant knowledge, job skill or equivalent experience: HIPAA guidelines experience helpful; insurance company practices and procedures.



Send your application for Assistant Insurance Billing Clerk to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Dispatcher II
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Closing:
Continuous
Salary:
$32,590.96 - $45,626.81


Under occasional supervision, receives in-coming emergency and non-emergency calls, and dispatches calls for law enforcement to appropriate personnel in an accurate, timely and professional manner. Works under stressful conditions. Performs related tasks as required. Reports to the Shift Supervisor – Communications Center Supervisor. Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by nine to twelve months of experience in emergency dispatch operations, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must be able to successfully complete required training in order to obtain E-911 and NCIC certifications. Must possess a valid S.C. driver's license.


Send your application for Dispatcher II to:
Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, 420 Hampton Ave., NE, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: sheriffjobs@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Deputy Sheriff I
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Closing:
Continuous
Salary:
$38,026.28 - $53,235.55


Under regular supervision, patrols assigned areas of the County and responds to calls for service; enforces all local, federal and state laws relating to public safety and welfare. Works under stressful, high-risk conditions. Reports to the Corporal and/or Sergeant – Uniform Patrol. Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by coursework in criminal justice / police science, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid S.C. driver's license.


Send your application for Deputy Sheriff I to:
Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, 420 Hampton Ave., NE, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: sheriffjobs@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Detention Officer
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Closing:
Continuous
Salary:
$32,590.96 - $45,626.81


Under regular supervision, patrols assigned areas of the County and responds to calls for service; enforces all local, federal and state laws relating to public safety and welfare. Works under stressful, high-risk conditions. Reports to the Corporal and/or Sergeant – Uniform Patrol. Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by coursework in criminal justice / police science, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid S.C. driver's license.


Send your application for Detention Officer to:
Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, 420 Hampton Ave., NE, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: sheriffjobs@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
EMT – Basic
Department:
Emergency Services
Closing:
Continuous
Salary:
$32,098.93


Under regular supervision, responds to emergency calls and provides medical assistance to the sick and injured at the EMT – Basic level. Performs related technical work as required. Reports to the Crew Chief. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by one to two years of experience and/or training in emergency medical service programs. Must complete required coursework and maintain EMT – Basic, Basic Cardiac Life Support, CPA certifications and any other certifications deemed necessary by department head. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.


Send your application for EMT – Basic to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
EMT – Advanced
Department:
Emergency Services
Closing:
Continuous
Salary:
$37,248.61


Under occasional supervision, responds to emergency calls and provides medical assistance to the sick and injured at the EMT – Advanced level. Performs related technical work as required. Reports to the Crew Chief. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by two to three years of progressive experience in emergency medical service programs. Must complete required coursework and maintain EMT- Advanced, Basic Cardiac Life Support, Pre-hospital life support, CPR certifications and any other certifications deemed necessary by department head. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.


Send your application for EMT – Advanced to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
EMT – Paramedic
Department:
Emergency Services
Closing:
Continuous
Salary:
$38,026.28


Under occasional supervision, responds to emergency calls and provides medical assistance to the sick and injured at the Paramedic level. Performs related technical work as required. Reports to the Crew Chief. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by three to four years of progressive experience in emergency medical service programs. Must complete required coursework and maintain EMT, Paramedic, Basic Cardiac Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, CPR certifications and any other certifications deemed necessary by department head. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.


Send your application for EMT – Paramedic to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Mechanic II
Department:
Public Works
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$32,764.50 - $45,870.31


Under supervision, performs mechanical repair work on County-owned automobiles, trucks and heavy equipment, ensuring that repaired vehicles run properly and safety; performs preventive maintenance on such equipment as scheduled. Performs related work as required. Reports to the Shop Foreman. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by two to three years of experience in automotive maintenance and repair, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.


Send your application for Mechanic II to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Appraiser I,II,III
Department:
Tax Assessor
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$34,490.00 - $48,286.52 DOQ


JOB SUMMARY:  Under limited supervision, appraises commercial, industrial, farm and residential properties in Aiken county, ensuring that all property is equitably assessed.  Performs related administrative and technical work as required. Reports to the Tax Assessor.  EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS:  Requires a Bachelor's degree in business administration or related field supplemented by four to five years in experience in property appraisal, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must possess state certification as a licensed real estate appraiser.  Must possess a valid state driver's license. 


Send your application for Appraiser I,II,III to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Operator/Foreman | Roads and Bridges (Road Maintenance)
Department:
Public Works
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$36,215.50 - $50,701.47


Under occasional supervision, operates heavy equipment in the maintenance and construction of County roads and bridges. Provides leadership of assigned crew members and inmate laborers. Performs related work as required. Reports to the assigned Foreman. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by two to three years of experience in public works construction and maintenance operations and/or heavy equipment operation, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid state CDL driver’s license.


Send your application for Operator/Foreman | Roads and Bridges (Road Maintenance) to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
GeoServices Analyst
Department:
Information Technology
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$36,215.50 - $50,701.47


Under occasional supervision, creates and continuously updates maps, analyses and data using the County’s GIS and reviews digital maps prepared by others for quality control; performs related work as assigned. Reports to the Geoservices Manager. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a degree in GIS, geography, planning or related field supplemented by two years of experience using Esri software products and or an equivalent combination of education, training, experience with a demonstrated acceptable level of performance sufficient to provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid state driver’s license. Experience in Python, Javascript, web maps or GPS hardware/software is a plus.


Send your application for GeoServices Analyst to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
ESO Trainee
Department:
Public Service Authority
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$29,314.73 - $50,701.47 DOQ


Under supervision, operates the wastewater treatment plant in accordance with applicable policies, procedures, regulations and standards of quality and safety. Prepares and maintains required records and reports. Performs related technical work as required. Reports to the ESO Shift Manager. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Must obtain Class “D” level Wastewater Operator certification within two years of registration as trainee and obtain “A” level certification within five years of registration as trainee. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.


Send your application for ESO Trainee to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Equipment Operator II
Department:
Public Works
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$32,764.50 - $45,870.31


JOB SUMMARY:  Under supervision, operates heavy equipment in the maintenance and operation of County landfills.  Provides leadership of lower-level crew members.  Performs related work as required.  Reports to the Operator/Foreman.  EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by three to four years of experience in heavy equipment operation, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must possess a valid state CDL driver's license.


Send your application for Equipment Operator II to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Operator/Foreman
Department:
Public Works
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$36,215.50 - $50,701.47


JOB SUMMARY:  Under occasional supervision, coordinates waste disposal activities and operates heavy equipment in the maintenance and operation of County landfills.  Provides leadership of assigned crew members.  Performs related work as required.  Reports to the assigned Foreman.  EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by three to four years of experience in public works or landfill maintenance operations and/or heavy equipment operation, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must possess a valid state CDL driver's license.


Send your application for Operator/Foreman to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Systems Technician (part time/20 hrs)
Department:
ABBE Regional Library
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$11,205.745 - $15,687.80


JOB SUMMARY:  This position supports the stable operation of the ABBE computer network by maintaining the library computer systems, desktops and peripherals.  The ABBE library system consists of 14 locations across four counties.

REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND AND JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE:   Minimum level of job-related education:  Technical College IT courses:  Three (3) years minimum amount of job related experience in computer and network .  Minimum level of any required qualifications, licenses, certificates, registrations or any relevant knowledge, job skill or equivalent experience.  Must have a valid SC driver's license.



Send your application for Systems Technician (part time/20 hrs) to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


Position:
Assessor
Department:
Assessor
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$65,551.55 - $91,771.94


JOB SUMMARY:  This position has overall responsibility the identification, classification and valuation of all real property and manufactured homes in the County per State laws.  The incumbent will represent the County before constituted Boards and South Carolina Administrative Law Court.  REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND AND JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE: Minimum level of job-related education:  College Degree in Business or related field.  Minimum amount of job-related experience:  10 years .  Minimum level of any required qualifications:  Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, or any relevant knowledge, job skills or equivalent experience: building construction, math, ability to read fly-over maps.


Send your application for Assessor to:
Aiken County Government, 1930 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(E-mail: humanresources@aikencountysc.gov)


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