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Aiken County Government

provides many essential and beneficial services to its citizens. The County is governed by the County Council, comprised of an elected-at-large Council Chairman and 8 members elected from single-member districts. Find out who your Aiken County Council member is, and how to contact that person. Aiken County's Code of Laws is accessible online here. Also available are the Code of Laws for the City of Aiken and the City of North Augusta. The South Carolina Code of Laws and other references are also available online. Aiken County Government's services are provided by different departments in many locations around this large County. You can contact the County staff by phone, email, or in person. Generally, County offices are open between 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

News Updates

New Property Map Portal

Aiken County announces a newly designed Property Map Portal. Effective Wednesday, February 22, 2017, the County will implement an enhanced property map portal with more GIS information and more functionality. We hope that you find the new portal useful and enjoyable. Please explore it at your leisure.

Official Road Atlas | Update

The latest edition of the Aiken County Official Road Map Atlas is now available for download from our GeoServices webpage. This edition reflects information as of February 15, 2017.

Local Tourism Development Grant

Applications and Guidelines are now available from the Aiken County Visitors Center, Tourism's website and in the Parks, Recreation and Tourism office of the Aiken County Government Center.

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Whiskey Road Corridor Study

The public is encouraged to become involved with the year-long study of the Whiskey Road Corridor which ends in summer 2017. Please share your thoughts on how it should grow and improve. Visit: www.whiskeyroadstudy.com and take the 5-minute survey and/or share your ideas on the interactive map.

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The County normally has several job openings available to qualified applicants, as do the City of Aiken and the City of North Augusta. The South Carolina OneStop Job Center offers many great resources to assist you in your search for new and better employment.

State government provides helpful information to new and existing businesses at their Business One-Stop website, their Business site at SCBOS.SC.GOV, and at the SC Department of Commerce website. Business licenses are required in some of the incorporated areas of the County, but are not required in the unincorporated areas.

  • Position: Equipment Operator III
    Department: Public Works
    Closing Date:  03/02/2017
    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. 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.

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