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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.

 13 jobs available:

Position:
Clerk I - Cataloging
Department:
ABBE Library
Salary:
$22,411.49 - $31,375.59
Closing Date:
July 24, 2014
Job Description:
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by one year of general clerical experience, or one year of library clerical experience, 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. Performs routine to moderately complex clerical work in the preparation and maintenance of the ABBE Library System's on-line public access catalog (OPAC). Performs related work as required. Reports to the Librarian II.
   
Position:
Clerk III
Department:
Tax Collector
Salary:
$25,862.50 - $36,208.00
Closing Date:
July 24, 2014
Job Description:
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by two to three years of general clerical work experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Performs a variety of routine to moderately complex clerical duties in support of efficient and effective Tax Collector's Office operations. Provides professional and courteous customer service. Performs related work as required. Reports to the Tax Collector and/or Deputy Tax Collector.
   
Position:
Nuisance Officer
Department:
Administration
Salary:
$34,490.00 - $48,286.52
Closing Date:
July 24, 2014
Job Description:
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by one to two years of related experience, such as inspection, legal, investigative or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid SC driver's license. Will work under limited supervision to insure compliance with the County nuisance ordinance. Investigates complaints, and resolves cases to mitigate violations. Enters into agreements, issues warnings and citations, and prepares cases for the courts. Maintains records and updates databases in electronic and hard copy formats. Works with complainants to keep them updated on the status of their complaint. Reports directly to the Code Enforcement Division Coordinator.
   
Position:
Warehouse/Election Equipment Custodian
Department:
Registration & Elections Dept.
Salary:
$$22,411.50 - $31,375.50
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experienace that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid state driver's license. SPECIFIC TO JOB: Under general supervision, manages the voting machine inventory and election supplies for the office. Responsible for preparing voting machines for elections, maintaining their upkeep and accounting for their inventory. Changes machine batteries and sends malfunctioning equipment to vendor for repair. Prepares precinct supplies for each election. Inventories and orders supplies from vendor. Occasionally will operate PC to register voters and answer telephone responding to inquiries from the public. Reports to the Executive Director, Registrations and Elections.
   
Position:
EMS Coordinator
Department:
Emergency Services
Salary:
$$45,473.44 - $52,294.45
Closing Date:
Until filled
Job Description:
Requires a Bachelor's degree in public administration or related disciplin supplemented by five to six years of progressive experience in emergency medical service programs, at least two years of which must have been in a managerial or supervisory capacity. Must complete required coursework and maintain EMT, Paramedic, CPR instructor certifications, Haz-Mat technican and other certifications as required. Must complete training as a radiological officer through the S.C. Emergency Pradaredness Office. Must possess a valid state driver's license.
   
Position:
Water Safety Instructor (Temporary)
Department:
Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Salary:
$$7.99 per hour
Closing Date:
until filled
Job Description:
Must hold current American Red Cross Water Safety Certificate, including CPR Certificate and First Aid Training. Prefer American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification.
   
Position:
Construction Manager
Department:
Engineering Department
Salary:
$$39,273.98 - $45,165.08
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Under limited supervision, coordinates the study, design, construction and management of County construction projects from inception to completion. Performs related technical, administrative and supervisory work as required. Reports to the County Engineer. Requires an Associate’s degree in engineering, drafting, construction management, or other relevant field supplemented by three to four years of progressively responsible experience in public works construction and engineering operations, 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.
   
Position:
Dispatcher II
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Salary:
$$32,590.96 - $45,626.81
Closing Date:
continuous
Job Description:
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.
   
Position:
EMT-Basic
Department:
Emergency Services
Salary:
$$32,089.93
Closing Date:
Continuous
Job Description:
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. 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, CPR certifications and any other certifications deemed necessary by department head. Must possess a valid state driver's license.
   
Position:
EMT-Intermediate
Department:
Emergency Services
Salary:
$$33,862.37 - $37,248.61
Closing Date:
Continuous
Job Description:
Under occasional supervision, responds to emergency calls and provides medical assistance to the sick and injured at the EMT - Intermediate level. Performs related technical work as required. Reports to the Crew Chief. 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 - Intermediate, 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.
   
Position:
EMT-Paramedic
Department:
Ermergency Services
Salary:
$$38,137.15
Closing Date:
Continuous
Job Description:
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. 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.
   
Position:
Deputy Sheriff I
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Salary:
$$38,026.28 - $53,235.55
Closing Date:
Continuous
Job Description:
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.
   
Position:
Detention Officer
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Salary:
$$32,590.96 - $45,626.81
Closing Date:
Continuous
Job Description:
Under regular supervision, provides the proper detention and care of persons lawfully incarcerated and maintains the safety, security and welfare of inmates, staff and the general public. Books and releases inmates. Oversees the activities of inmates, including those assigned to work release programs. Maintains and submits required records. Reports to the Sergeant as assigned. Requires a high school diploma, the completion of basic jail coursework offered through the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy and at least six months of detention center experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must complete basic jail coursework offered through the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy. Must possess a valid state driver's license. Applicant must be at least 21 years of age and a South Carolina resident.