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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.

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Used Book Sale

Friends of the Aiken County Public Library is hosting a used book sale.

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Absentee Voting Hours

For The General Election November 8, 2016

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.

County Wide Reassessment for Tax Year 2016

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2016 Tax Sale

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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: Site Attendant (24-hrs./week) (Drop-Off Center)
    Department: Public Works
    Closing Date:  11/04/2016
    Under regular supervision, monitors and screens all waste and recyclable materials delivered by residents to County drop-off sites; insures the public places materials in the proper container. Monitors container volume, maintains site appearance and safety. Performs related work as required. Reports to the Foreman. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Tasks involve the regular, and at times, sustained performance of moderately physically demanding work, typically involving some combination of climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and the lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of moderately heavy objects and materials (up to 50 pounds).

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