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Part Time Deputy Coroner

The Cherokee County Coroner’s Office is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Deputy Coroner.  The Deputy works under the direction of the Coroner and duties include but not limited to securing crime scenes, collecting evidence and testifying in court.  Professionalism, attention to detail and ability to prioritize under stressful situations is a must.  Hours worked are dependent upon need which can include nights, weekends and holidays.  Ten hours budgeted per week.    

Qualifications:

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Good computer skills (Word and Excel)
  • Good communication skills
  • Prefer experience in death investigations, law enforcement or forensic science
  • Must have valid SC Driver’s License
  • Must successfully pass a drug screen and background check
This position is a grade 11 with a minimum beginning annual salary of $6,130.80.

Position is open until filled.

Applications can be obtained at the Cherokee County Personnel Office located at 110 Railroad Ave. Gaffney, 29340 or on the web site, www.cherokeecountysc.com.  Applications can be mailed or submitted to the same address or faxed to 864-487-8549.  Cherokee County is an EOE.  

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Finance Clerk:

Cherokee County is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Finance Clerk.  The duties include but not limited to clerical and technical work in payroll and the related general ledger processing.  Candidate should have a working knowledge of payroll processing requirements and regulations and the required reconciliations.  Accuracy and attention to detail is essential.

Qualifications:

  • Must have an Associate’s Degree in Accounting or related field
  • Five years’ experience in clerical work with at least three years in Payroll
  • Must have excellent computer skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Must successfully pass a drug screen and background check

 The position is a grade 12 with a minimum salary of $26,966.00.

 Position is open until filled.

 Applications can be obtained at the Cherokee County Personnel Office located at 110 Railroad Ave. Gaffney, 29340 or on the web site, www.cherokeecountysc.com.  Applications can be mailed or submitted to the same address or faxed to 864-487-8549.  Cherokee County is an EOE.  

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Full Time/Part-time E-911 Telecommunications Operator

General duties include but are not limited to performing a variety of routine clerical, administrative and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information for law enforcement, fire and emergency agencies. 

The following are required qualifications for the position:

  • Must be able to type a minimum of 25 words per minute
  • Be available to work holidays, weekends and nights
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must obtain SC Criminal Justice Academy certification within (6) months of hire
  • Must successfully complete SLED criminal history background check and pre-employment drug screen

Position opened until filled.

Applications can be obtained at the Cherokee County Personnel Office located at 110 Railroad Ave. Gaffney, 29340 or on the web site, www.cherokeecountysc.gov.  Applications can be mailed or submitted to the same address or faxed to 864-487-8549.  Cherokee County is an EOE.  

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Property Lister:

 

The Cherokee County Tax Assessor’s Office is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a Property Lister position.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to inspecting new building permits, inspecting reviews, measuring and evaluating all improved and unimproved property and maintaining records and files. 

Qualifications:

  • Prefer Real Estate or Tax Assessor’s Office experience
  • Must have computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Prefer customer service experience
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must successfully pass a drug screen and background check

Deadline for accepting applications is September 1, 2017.

Applications can be obtained at the Administration Building, 110 Railroad Ave., Gaffney, 29340 or on the web site, www.cherokeecountysc.gov.  Applications can be mailed or submitted to the same address.  Cherokee County is an EOE.