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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.

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: Legal Secretary II (Internal Employees need apply)
    Department: Magistrates
    Closing Date:  10/28/2016
    Under occasional supervision, performs responsible legal secretarial, clerical and bookkeeping work in support of efficient and effective department operations, including the preparation and maintenance of accurate court records. Performs related work as assigned. Reports to the Office Administrator. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires an Associate’s degree in paralegal studies, secretarial science or related field supplemented by two to three years of experience in office administration and support, preferably in a legal or court environment, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

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