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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:
Clerk II
Department:
Tax Assessor
Closing:
07/05/2017
Salary:
$24,136.99* - $33,791.79


Under occasional supervision, performs a variety of routine to moderately complex clerical duties in support of efficient and effective Assessor’s Office operations. Provides professional and courteous customer service. Performs related work as required. 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 work experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.


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


Position:
Administrative Assistant
Department:
Tax Assessor
Closing:
07/05/2017
Salary:
$29,314.73 - $41,040.40


Under occasional supervision, performs a viriety of routine to moderately complex clerical and administrative duties in support of efficient and effective Assessor’s Office operations. Performs related work as required. Reports to the Office Administrator. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by two to three years of responsible administrative or clerical work experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.


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


Position:
Materials Manager
Department:
Public Works
Closing:
07/17/2017
Salary:
$32,764.50 - $45,870.31


Job Summary:  Under limited supervision, oversees department purchasing and inventory control, ensuring an adequate supply of quality materials, tools and equipment and department compliance with allotted budgets and County procurement policies and procedures.  Reports to the Director of Public Works.  Education, Experience and Certification Requirements:  Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by three to five years of experience in purchasing and / or inventory control, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must possess a valid SC driver's license.


Send your application for Materials Manager 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:
Building Inspector I, II & III
Department:
Planning & Development
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$34,490.00-$53,118.92-DOQ


Under occasional supervision, inspects building construction and renovations for compliance with applicable building (structural, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and accessibility) and related codes and ordinances. Provides technical interpretation of codes and regulations as needed. Prepares and maintains all required documentation. Performs related work as required. Reports to the Building Official. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by one to two years of experience in building inspection or construction, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess or obtain specified, varying certifications issued by the International Code Council and the State.  Must possess a valid state driver's license.


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


Position:
Librarian I - Children's Services
Department:
Aiken County Public Library
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$41,393.28 - $57,950.09


JOB SUMMARY: Under occasional supervision, performs professional children's and teen services work as assigned in the Aiken County Public Library.  Assists with collection development. Performs related professional work as required. Reports to the  Librarian III.  EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a Master’s degree in library science or related field from an ALA-accredited college or university, supplemented by one to two years of professional experience in public libraries, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess or be eligible for Professional Librarian certification issued by the SC State Library. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.


Send your application for Librarian I - Children's Services 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:
Industrial Building Inspector
Department:
Planning & Development
Closing:
Until Filled
Salary:
$46,569.76 - $64,197.44


JOB SUMMARY:  Under occasional supervision, inspects industrial, commercial and residential construction and renovations, and reviews building plans, specifications and drawings for compliance with applicable building codes (structural, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and accessibility) and related codes and ordinances.  Provides technical interpretation of codes and regulations as needed.  Prepares and maintains all required documentation.  Preforms related work as required.  Reports to the Building Official.  EDUCATION:  Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by ten years of experience in industrial construction and/or inspection, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Engineering degree or certification is desirable.  Must possess certification as a Commercial Combination Inspector or construction by the Southern Building Code Congress International.  Must possess a valid state driver's license.


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


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