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City Manager's Office

Code Enforcement Secretary
Closes: 7/20/2018 : The City of Aiken City Manager’s Office is accepting application for part-time Code Enforcement Secretary in Building Inspections Division. Major Duties: provides secretarial support for property code inspector; typing, filing, and scheduling; process property applications; records data; track activities designated to property codes inspector; works with contractors and realtors providing necessary information; coordinating direct mailings; basic knowledge of property code and City ordinances; preparation of legal documentation as needed; organize and prioritizes large volumes of calls; sorts and distributes mail; draft written responses, phone replies; or email correspondences; prepares monthly reports detailing inspectors activities Minimum Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent; Associate degree preferred; computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint; two years of general clerical experience and ability to type 40 WPM; effective oral and written communication; ability to handle adverse situations in a professional manner; maintain paper and electronic filing system; capability to retrieve data when necessary; routinely uses standard office equipment such as computer, fax machine, scanner, photo copier; interpersonal skills; valid driver’s license Starting salary is 12.73 hourly with no benefits Applications will be accepted until July 20, 2018 The City Aiken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace.

Assistant City Manager
Closes: 8/3/2018 : The City of Aiken is accepting applications for Assistant City Manager. Major Duties: Assistant City Manager will under the direction of our City Manager and assists with directing and coordinating the administration of the city and day-to-day operations. The Assistant City Manager serves in the absence of City Manager. Performs research, makes recommendation and prepares reports regarding City policies and programs; evaluates and identifies present and future community needs; supervises selected City divisions, departments, managerial and professional staff; assist City Manager in budget review and preparation of recommendation to Council; provides support to Mayor and City Council in development and implementation of major policies, long and short range goals; communicates policies, plans and procedures to staff and general public; performs public relations work within community; serves as a liaison for City in local, state and national functions when necessary; keeps abreast of current and pending legislation affecting municipal government; makes recommendation for change in city policies, procedures, and operations when necessary to ensure compliance, effectiveness and efficiency Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Public Administration or related field from an accredited college or university; Master’s degree preferred; five to seven years progressively responsible management experience; certification in Public Management desired; high level of analytical skills necessary to develop and implement city goals, mission, and policies; an advance level of interpersonal skills to provide effective leadership with staff Salary will be dependent upon qualifications Applications will be accepted until August 3, 2018 Interested candidates may send resumes to City of Aiken Attn: City Manager, Post Office Box 1177, Aiken SC 29802 The City of Aiken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace

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Engineering & Utilities

Secretary (Part time)
Closes: 7/24/2018 : The City of Aiken is accepting applications for part-time Secretary in Engineering & Utilities Department. Major Duties: provides secretarial support to Water Distribution Division: typing, filing, and data entry; computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint; effective oral and written communication; ability to hand large volumes of phones; sorts and distributes mail; phone replies; assistance to Inventory Coordinator as needed Minimum Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent; valid driver’s license; ability to handle adverse situations in a professional manner; maintain paper and electronic filing system; routinely uses standard office equipment such as fax machine, scanner, and photo copier; interpersonal skills Starting salary is $12.73 per hour with no benefits Applications will be accepted until July 24, 2018 The City of Aiken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace

Maintenance Worker (Part Time) Water & Sewer
Closes: 7/25/2018 : The City of Aiken Public Works Department is accepting applications for Maintenance Worker for the Water and Sewer Division. Major duties include: perform manual labor; repair water and sewer lines; lays water and sewer lines; installs clean outs; makes water and sewer taps Qualifications: Ability to read and write, understand and follow verbal instructions and have a valid driver’s license. Salary is $11.22 hourly with no benefit. The City of Aiken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free work place.

Engineer
Closes: 7/27/2018 : The City of Aiken Engineering & Utilities Department is accepting applications for Engineer. Major Duties: develops, manages and implements infrastructure and capital projects in the city; responsible for the specifying, design, installation, and start-up of City infrastructure and capital projects; prepares projects for bids; assist the City Engineer or Department Director in design and solution of infrastructure problems within the city; assist the City Engineer with; designs for water, sewer, and storm drains systems; reviews developers plans, monitors project designs for all applicable federal, state and local requirements; assist in solutions of infrastructure problems; maintain awareness of all regulations; implements new polices when needed; prepares and submits annual operating and capital budget recommendation; monitors expenditures to ensure compliance with budget; prepares five year capital budget for major construction; provides technical assistance to citizens; other organizations and departments as needed; serves as project leader for City project teams; review grading permits for compliance; performs field inspections for projects and pressure tests; collects and analyzes data for special projects; performs other related duties Under limited supervision, Perform duties directly related to the City's asset management program. Coordinates; the construction, quality assurance inspection and surveying on complex capital construction projects, and ensures work performed by contractors meets all applicable state and federal regulations and standards. Assists with the generation of contract documents and official correspondence and ensures all required contract submittals and construction records are obtained in a timely and accurate manner. Coordinates with field engineers and technicians, ensuring a properly trained and skilled workforce, monitors construction activity on assigned projects. Ensures minimum sampling and testing requirements and quality assurance specifications are met and ensures all inspection work for roadway and utility construction activity is properly documented. Verifies quantities measured for payment to the contractor are accurate and in compliance with contract provisions and City policy. Monitors all contract and utility construction activity on assigned projects, ensuring compliance with contract plans and specifications and all applicable local, City, state and federal specifications, laws, permits, and regulations. Ensures all construction related right-of-way agreements are properly obtained and closely followed during construction. Assists the City Engineer with general office correspondence and with the generation of contract documents and construction pay estimates. Verifies all required contractor submittals are received in a timely manner, are accurate, and are properly maintained on file for the duration of the contract. Assists the City Engineer with correspondence required to close construction contracts following final acceptance. Meets with contractors, local, City, state and federal authorities, utility company representatives and the general public concerning project construction related issues. Provides periodic updates on projects status during staff meetings and writes reports to management as needed. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited college or university; Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T.) certification is preferred; Professional Engineering (P.E.) registration by state is preferred; valid state driver’s license; analytical abilities to apply technical knowledge to practical use; interpersonal skills Annual starting salary is $26.75 per hour with benefits Applications will be accepted until July 27, 2018 Apply on line at www.cityofaikensc.gov The City of Aiken is a drug free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Finance

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Human Resources

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Inspection Services

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Neighborhood & Development Services

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Parks, Recreation & Tourism

Facilities Assistant (PT) Athletics
Closes: 7/20/2018 : The City of Aiken Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for a regular Part-time Facilities Assistant in the Athletics Division. Major duties include: preparing and securing the facilities for events; registering teams and individuals; assisting customers, participants and volunteers as needed; monitoring league games and tournaments; and maintaining and operating equipment. Qualifications: Must have a High School diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license. Hours are mostly evenings and weekends. Good communication and customer service skills are a must. Salary is $9.30 hourly with no benefits. Applications will be accepted until July 20, 2018. The City of Aiken is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer

Facilities Assistant (PT) Recreation
Closes: 7/20/2018 : The City of Aiken Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for Part-time Facilities Assistant for the H. O. Weeks and Smith Hazel Centers on a year round basis. Major duties Include: preparing and securing the facilities for events; answering phones; registering participants for classes; booking events; collecting fees for rentals, memberships, etc.; assisting customers; working special events and other related duties. Hours vary. Must be available evenings and weekends: (4pm-9pm) Mon.-Friday, Sat. (9am-5pm) and Sun. (1-5pm) average of 29 hours per week. *Special events may require additional scheduled hours. Qualifications: Must have a High School diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license. Good communication and customer service skills are a must. Salary is $9.30 hourly with no benefits. Applications will be accepted until July 20, 2018. The City Aiken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace

Supervisor
Closes: 7/27/2018 : The City of Aiken Parks and Recreation Department is accepting applications for Supervisor in Parks Division. Major Duties: Supervises technical, maintenance and labor personnel; establishes priorities; plans, schedules, and assigns work; instructs workers in correct methods and procedures; trains Crew Leader and Coordinators in their duties; monitors and inspects work in progress to ensure continuity and timely completion of work; reviews and evaluates employee performance; Responds to questions and resolves problems or complaints concerning the division and the public; Prepares budgets, reports, papers, and other documents appropriate to the department; maintains and updates records and manuals; supervises the set up for Parks and Recreation and Community Support events Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent and two years technical/college training preferred; five to six years construction and maintenance experience; two years of supervisory experience; valid driver’s license; must obtain First Aid, CPR, ADE and DDC-8 within 6 months of employment; interpersonal skills; analytical ability to plan, schedule, evaluate work performances; ability to perform heavy work involving lifting and carrying; continued walking, stooping and climbing Staring salary is $19.08 per hour with benefits Applications will be accepted until July 27, 2018. The City of Aiken is a drug free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer

Community Resource Officer (Part-Time)
Closes: 8/2/2018 : The City of Aiken Department of Parks and Recreation is accepting applications for a Community Resource Officer (CRO). Major duties include: general security patrols at the city’s recreational facilities. This is a part-time, non-sworn position. Work schedule includes evenings Mon. - Fri, weekends, and other special times as assigned. Qualifications: Valid South Carolina Driver’s License and a satisfactory motor vehicle record. Starting salary is $13.64 an hour with no benefits. Applications will be accepted through August 2, 2018. The City of Aiken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace

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Planning

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Public Safety

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Public Services

Maintenance Worker (Part Time) Public Services
Closes: Until filled : The City of Aiken Public Services Department is accepting applications for a Maintenance Worker position for the Grounds Division. Major duties include: installation and maintenance of seasonal flower beds, general landscaping maintenance, performing manual labor, and related duties; schedule hours range from 10 to 30 hours per week Qualifications: A working knowledge of annuals, perennials, shrubs, and trees is preferred. Must be able to read and write, be able to understand and follow verbal instructions, and have a valid driver's license. Annual staring salary is $11.22 per hour. The City of Aiken is a drug free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Maintenance Worker (Part Time) Solid Waste
Closes: Until filled : The City of Aiken Public Services Department is accepting applications for part-time Maintenance Worker in Solid Waste Division. Major duties include: performing manual labor, picking up household garbage, continual exit and entrance of truck during route; schedule hours range from 10 to 30 hours per week. Qualifications: Must be able to read and write and deal effectively with the public. Starting rate of pay is $11.22 per hour. The City of Aiken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug free workplace.

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