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Senior Appraiser:

 Cherokee County Tax Assessor’s Office is seeking a qualified South Carolina Certified Real Estate Appraiser. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the listing and appraisal for real property.

 The following are required qualifications for the position:

  • Prefer five years appraisal experience
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent customer service skills.

 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.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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Automobile Mechanic:

Cherokee County is seeking a qualified mechanic for the Vehicle Maintenance Department.  Duties include but not limited to the repair of automobiles, trucks and heavy equipment with an emphasis on diesel equipment, brakes and welding.

The following are required qualifications for the position:

  • Knowledge of gas and diesel engines/transmissions, hydraulics, pump and valves, generators and welding
  • 3-5 years’ experience
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective preventative maintenance
  • Valid CDL license
  • Must have own tools
  • Diploma or GED equivalent preferred but not required

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.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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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

 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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Deputy Director of Voter Registration and Elections of Cherokee County:

Assists Director with the following tasks:

Plans, coordinates and conducts municipal, county, state and federal elections, which includes preparing election calendars; securing polling locations; recruiting, training and supervising poll works; preparing, assembling and distributing voting materials; programming/verifying election computer programs; collecting and counting ballots; reporting ballot totals to appropriate authorities

  • Registers qualified citizens to vote in municipal, primary, general and special elections according to precincts and district lines
  • Processes DSS and DMW applications
  • Process various reports in election system
  • Maintain up-to-date files for voters
  • Selects and trains poll workers and polling location technicians
  • Supervises election night activities and duties.  Performs tabulations of election results.  Performs election audits
  • Knowledge of election laws, ordinances, regulations and statues
  • Requires some week-end and holiday work
  • Drug test
  • Background check
  • B.A. or B.S. degree preferred along with 5 years’ experience working in the election field.  Knowledge of iVotronic voting machines and VREMS election system
  • Certification with SC Election Commission Training Program within 18 months of hire
  • Requires Notary Certificate
  • Must be a Registered Voter in Cherokee County

Position 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.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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Delinquent Tax Collector


Notifies or locates citizens of delinquent tax accounts and attempts to secure payment, using postal services, telephone, or personal visit.

Qualifications:

 

  • Must be able to conduct oneself in a professional manner
  • Accounting and Microsoft Suite experience in order to maintain accounts
  • Knowledge of County roads in order to post Levy Notices
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Familiar with or the ability to learn the South Carolina Tax Law
  • Ability to act as auctioneer at Tax Sale
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen

Position 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.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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