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All applications for external postings are received at Aiken County Government (828 Richland Ave West 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.

 21 jobs available:

Position:
Librarian II - Technical Services
Department:
ABBE Library
Salary:
$$39,198.89
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Requires a Master's degree in library science, library technology or related field from an ALA-accredited college or university, supplemented by two to three years of professional experience in public libraries, some of which has been in a supervisory capacity, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Most possess or be eligible for Professional Librarian certification issued by the SC State Library. Must possess a valid state driver's license.
   
Position:
Scale Operator
Department:
Landfill/Public Works Dept.
Salary:
$$21,139.43 - $24,310.35
Closing Date:
April 17, 2014
Job Description:
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
   
Position:
ESO Trainee/IV
Department:
Public Service Authority
Salary:
$25,674 - 32923 DOQ
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Must posses Class ďDĒ Waste Water Operator certification or obtain the certification within two years of Trainee registration. Must possess a valid state driverís license.
   
Position:
Day Camp Supervisor (Temporary)
Department:
Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Salary:
$$8.71/per hour
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Must be a High School graduate with some Child Care, as well as supervisory experience. Must possess valid certification in CPR and Basic First Aid skills
   
Position:
Day Camp Counselor (Temporary)
Department:
Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Salary:
$$7.99/per hour
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Must be a High School graduate with some Child Care experience. Prefer college education, First Aid training, and CPR certification.
   
Position:
Co-op Student
Department:
Parks, Recreation, & Tourism
Salary:
$$8.71/per hour
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Must be a high school graduate attending a secondary education institution. A CPR certification is desirable.
   
Position:
Student Intern (Temporary)
Department:
Parks, Recreation and Tourism Deptartment
Salary:
$$8.71 per hour
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid state driverís license.
   
Position:
Aquatics Supervisor (Temporary)
Department:
Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Salary:
$$21,139.43
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Prefer college graduate with recreation and/or supervisory experience. Must possess current certification as a Water Safety Instructor, Lifeguard, and in Advanced First Aid (minimum). Must have experience in the operation of an institutional or commercial pool. Must attain a Certification in Pool and Spa Operators course prior to ending probationary status.
   
Position:
Lifeguard (Temporary)
Department:
Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Salary:
$$7.65 per hour
Closing Date:
until filled
Job Description:
Must hold current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certificate, including CPR Certification and First Aid Training.
   
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:
Museum Director
Department:
Historical Museum
Salary:
$$46,831.14 - $53,855.81
Closing Date:
04/17/2014
Job Description:
Undergraduate degree in Museum Management, Public History, historical research or related fields from an accredited university. Masters degree is preferred. Two to five years experience in the field with managerial/supervisory experience.
   
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 Associateís 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 driverís license.
   
Position:
Equipment Operator II
Department:
Engineering Department/Stormwater Division
Salary:
$27,184.28 - $31,261.92
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Under occasional supervision, operates heavy equipment in the maintenance and construction of County roads, drainage systems and rights-of-way. Provides leadership of assigned crew- members. Performs related work as required. Reports to the assigned Foreman. Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by one to two 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 driverís license.
   
Position:
Mechanic II
Department:
Public Works
Salary:
$28,695.49 - $32,999.81
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
Under supervision, performs mechanical repair work on County-owned automobiles, trucks and heavy equipment, ensuring that repaired vehicles run properly and safely; performs preventive maintenance on such equipment as scheduled. Performs related work as required. Reports to the Shop Foreman. 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 driverís license.
   
Position:
Appraiser II/III/IV
Department:
Aiken County Tax Assessor
Salary:
$30,206.70+
Closing Date:
Until Filled
Job Description:
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. Requires a Bachelorís degree in business administration or related field supplemented by four to five years of 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 driverís license.
   
Position:
Dispatcher II
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Salary:
$25,674.15 - $29,525.27
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 Ė 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:
$27,551.49
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:
$30,793.84
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:
$33,862.37
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
Department:
Aiken County Sheriff's Office
Salary:
$31,717
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 Ė 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:
$26,957
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.