Charleston County Government

Charleston County Government has over 2500 employees working in more than 40 different departments across the County.  Employees embody excellent customer service, trust, and commitment to the community.   Our diverse team works hard to provide effective government services to the citizens.    Excellent benefits and rewarding work make Charleston County a premier employer of choice.    We look forward to you joining us.  

Located in the beautiful and historical Lowcountry of South Carolina.   Charleston County's rich blend of culture, economic activity, environmental beauty, and historic tapestry makes it one of the most distinguished counties in the nation.   A recognized leader, Charleston County is a proud community that strives to protect both its historic treasures and its environment, while still keeping an eye toward future development.   

36 job(s) at Charleston County Government

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Full Time
Description Employee in this position will perform a full range of major and minor mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and fuel system repairs on a variety of heavy equipment, heavy, heavy duty trucks and trailers including repairs of other related systems, such as hydraulic attachments, ground bearing equipment, refuse bodies dump bodies, etc. HIRING SALARY RANGE: $41,912 - $57,012 (Estimated Annual Salary) APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities The employee will be required to perform replacement of parts such as starters, alternators, generators, fuel and water pumps, air compressors, transmissions, clutches, air conditioning compressors and components, differentials, brake system parts, hydraulic pumps and cylinders, pneumatic, electrical, and hydraulic controls, etc.Employee should be proficient with light welding and torch operations. Employee must be able to perform diagnostics with the use of laptops and the different types of OBDII scanners. Employee needs to be proficient with a digital multimeter, and capable of reading wiring diagrams. Employee may be required to make road calls and operate repaired equipment. The employee will be required to periodically, (as needed), be on-call on a 24/7 basis for repairs to critically needed and emergency equipment. Minimum Qualifications Position requires a high school diploma (or GED), supplemented with five (5) or more years of in depth repair and maintenance of heavy equipment and/or heavy duty truck systems. Manufacturer's certification of past training desired. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Must possess a valid S.C. driver's license and the ability to obtain a valid CDL driver's license within (6) months of employment. Must obtain a combination of two ASE and/or manufacturer's certifications within twelve (12) months of hire date if applicant does not currently possess acceptable certifications.Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Full Time
Description This is a highly complex and responsible motor equipment operation position. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $16.68 - $22.69 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, JULY31, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Work may include routine servicing and light maintenance of assigned equipment. Involves safe and efficient operation of rolloff trucks, rear end loader trucks, knuckle boom trucks, and other rolling stock as assigned. Minimum Qualifications Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) supplemented with a minimum of two (2) years' work experience in the operation of complex motor equipment. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Must possess a valid SC Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class B, and have ability to lift 60 pounds.Closing Date/Time: 7/31/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Temporary
Description The Charleston County Board of Elections and Voter Registration is always looking for qualified Election Workersto staff precincts throughout Charleston County on Election Day.As an Election Worker, you will have a unique opportunity to serve your community, meet your neighbors, and become involved in the electoral process. Duties and Responsibilities Depending on your experience/qualifications you may be assigned to work as a Poll Manager, Poll Clerk, or Technician. Poll Manager: Poll managers are responsible for greeting voters, processing voters as they check-in, directing voters to an available ballot-marking device, selecting ballot styles, directing voters to the scanner, monitoring the scanner to ensure voters do not leave without scanning their ballot, instructing voters on how to scan their ballot, and providing "I Voted" stickers. They are also responsible for monitoring curbside voting. There are also positions available for Student Poll Workers, 16-17 years old, who would perform the same duties as a poll manager. Current pay rate: $135.00 per election. Poll Clerk: Poll Clerks are lead poll managers who oversee the polling location. Clerks are responsible for assigning roles to poll managers, arranging the polling location, monitoring the flow of traffic and maintaining an orderly process, completing paperwork, ensuring the prompt return of equipment election night, while following policies and procedures correctly. They are also responsible for processing provisional ballots as well as poll manager duties. Current pay rate: $195.00 per election. Technician (on Call): Technicians are responsible for several locations on Election Day. They are responsible for troubleshooting any situation with the check-in computers or voting system. Current pay rate: $200.00 per election plus mileage. Minimum Qualifications Must be a registered voter in South Carolina, or aged 16 or 17. Non registered voters must complete voter registration. Be willing and able to attend a Poll Worker Training Session (4 hours) and pass a written certification test before EACH election. Be prepared to work the ENTIRE Election Day, from 6:00AM until approximately 7:30 or 8 PM. Be non-partisan and neutral when working an election. Have a valid state ID Closing Date/Time: 12/31/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Full Time
Description This position plans, coordinates and manages a wide variety of Carpentry repairs and minor and major renovation projects. HIRING SALARY RANGE: $38,833 - $52,832 (Estimated Annual Salary) APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, AUGUST28, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties Include: organizing staff in the performance of routine maintenance, renovation projects and coordination of preventive maintenance on existing equipment. Develops novice staff by demonstration and working side by side on tasks. Ensure work is completed in accordance with the appropriate codes, manufacturer guidelines and acceptable industry practices. Perform quality assurance on contracted work. Schedule workload, order materials for jobs and perform repairs as needed in a trade's capacity. Assures carpentry work including locks, sheetrock repair, plaster and painting is completed as needed. Must be able to read blueprints and knowledgeable and up-to-date with all State and Local building codes. Must be able to master the department's work order system. Assures all work orders are properly documented with labor and materials and are completed in a timely manner. Coordinates with other Facilities shops and/or contractors to ensure issues are resolved in a timely manner. Supervises all contracted maintenance work. Ability to work within the County's procurement procedures. Completes all administrative reports, payroll forms, etc. within established deadlines. Provides oversight to the Carpentry shop in the supervisor's absence. Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualification: High School diploma (or GED), Trades School with seven (7) or more years' of progressively responsible experience in the residential and commercial building trade and a minimum of five years' in a building maintenance environment or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Must be able to be on call 24/7 and available to work various shifts. Must be available for and report to work during a declared County emergency. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate effectively within varying levels of management. Ability to provide feedback in both written and oral forms. Proficiency in Microsoft Office required. Must have a valid SC Driver's license and pass a SLED background check.Closing Date/Time: 8/28/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Full Time
Description The position will be responsible for general maintenance, monitoring, troubleshooting, and repair of the County's parking facilities. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $11.88 - $16.16 . APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include: * Extensive monitoring and interaction with the Parking Access Revenue Control System (PARCS) to maximize performance and potential revenues, including routine maintenance and diagnosis of any hardware/software issues. * Extensive computer knowledge is required, as the candidate will utilized various programs/applications throughout the shift. * Actively engaging in custodial duties including but not limited to restrooms, trash removal, sweeping and other duties as assigned. * Recommend to parking management any changes that would result in a smoother operation. * Provide excellent customer service skills while maintaining a safe environment for citizens, visitors and employees to Charleston County. (ex. Communication via CCTV, Phone, E-mail and Orally) * Perform the duties of CSR I. * Cash handling-must be able to operate a cash register. * Must be able to work flexible shifts. Minimum Qualifications Position requires a high school diploma, GED or minimum of 2 years customer service experience, supplemented with one year trades work experience in custodial, cash handling, and call center disciplines. Parking Experience is preferred. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Position requires extensive walking and standing throughout the shift. Must possess a valid SC driver's license, or the ability to obtain one upon acceptance of the position is preferred.Applicant will be required to drive various County vehicles. The employee must be able engage in both sedentary tasks and strenuous activities requiring the lifting of over 40 lbs. Must be able to work in different weather environments and around vehicles. Must be available to work in Emergency Activations. Applicant will be subject to a criminal background check.Closing Date/Time: 8/28/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Full Time
Description Employee in this position will be responsible for the routine manual and lead work in cleaning public buildings and their premises. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $10.26 - 12.87 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include: sweeping, mopping and use of buffer in polishing floors; washing walls, baseboards, windows and dusting furniture and equipment. Minimum Qualifications Position requires an 8th grade education or any type training or work experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities and provides the ability to comprehend written and verbal instructions. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Must have valid driver's license with the ability to obtain a South Carolina license upon acceptance of the position is required.Closing Date/Time: 8/28/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Full Time
Description This position will be responsible for Programmed Maintenance and repair to include heating, air conditioning and refrigeration, plumbing, carpentry and insulation, drywall, painting and electrical at the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center. Interested individuals should be highly motivated, customer service oriented, possess good communication skills, be safety minded and be able to work well within a demanding environment. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $14.89 - $20.26 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include: repairing water heaters and mixing valves; lighting ballasts, switches and fixtures; leaky faucets and water lines; unclogging drains, toilets and sinks; maintaining chill water tower levels, completing work order forms and reports and overseeing outside contractors. Individual will also perform minor carpentry, drywall and painting work and general preventative maintenance to heating/air conditioning equipment and components. Individual will monitor HVAC systems by computer and troubleshoot and diagnose equipment during malfunctions and replace/repair parts as necessary. Minimum Qualifications Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) supplemented with experience in one or more of the building trades and a minimum of five (5) years in the building maintenance environment. Individual must be willing to work in a Detention Center environment. Must possess a valid SC driver's license and pass criminal background check. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Interested individuals must possess basic skills for Microsoft Office. The selected individual may from time to time be involved in facility alterations, renovations and other maintenance duties as needed.Closing Date/Time: 8/28/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jul 01, 2020
Full Time
Description This position will be responsible for Programmed Maintenance and repair to include heating, air conditioning and refrigeration, plumbing, carpentry and insulation, drywall, painting and electrical at various Charleston County facilities. Interested individuals should be highly motivated, customer service oriented, possess good communication skills, be safety minded and be able to work well within a demanding environment. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $14.89 - $20.26 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include: repairing water heaters and mixing valves; lighting ballasts, switches and fixtures; leaky faucets and water lines; unclogging drains, toilets and sinks; maintaining chill water tower levels, completing work order forms and reports and overseeing outside contractors. Individual will also perform minor carpentry, drywall and painting work and general preventative maintenance to heating/air conditioning equipment and components. Individual will monitor HVAC systems by computer and troubleshoot and diagnose equipment during malfunctions and replace/repair parts as necessary. Minimum Qualifications Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) supplemented with experience in one or more of the building trades and a minimum of five (5) years in the building maintenance environment. Must possess a valid SC driver's license and pass criminal background check.Closing Date/Time: 8/28/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 30, 2020
Full Time
Description This responsible position is assigned to the Logistics Division of the Sheriff Al Cannon Detention Center. HIRING SALARY RANGE: $14.89 - $20.26 APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, JUL 10, 2020. Duties and Responsibilities The main responsibilities of this position are to provide and maintain building cleanliness; operate floor cleaning equipment; help order and maintain adequate stock of office supplies, printed materials, and various forms; inspect deliveries; disperse deliveries once inspected; respond to employee's requests for supplies and service; typing, data entry, filing; and other duties as assigned. Duties will be performed on an 8-hour shift schedule to include weekends. Interested candidates must be able to interact in a professional and courteous manner at all times with other Sheriff's Office employees and vendors. Minimum Qualifications REQUIREMENTS: A qualified applicant must (1) be a citizen of the United States; (2) possess a high school diploma (or GED); (3) have a valid driver's license with the ability to obtain a South Carolina one upon acceptance of the position; (4) have no criminal convictions; (5) possess proficient computer skills using Microsoft Word and Excel; (6) submit a certified typing score of at least 30 CWPM, taken within the last six months, at the time of application . Only tests taken at, and certified by, Alternative Staffing or the SC Department of Employment and Workforce are accepted. No prior experience is necessary, however, prior work-related experience will be considered in the hiring process. Applicants meeting the minimum criteria must submit to and successfully complete all phases of the hiring process which consist of: the Nelson Denny Vocabulary and Reading Examination, completion of an Applicant Questionnaire; a two-phase background investigation; a credit check; a polygraph examination; a psychological evaluation; an interview and a pre-employment physical examination which includes drug testing. There is a six-month probationary period and all employees serve at the pleasure of the Sheriff of Charleston County. This position may require overtime hours to meet or maintain departmental operations. NOTE: Must submit a completed Charleston County Application to be considered for any Sheriff's Department vacant positions . Closing Date/Time: 7/10/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 30, 2020
Temporary
Description This PRN Registered Nurse position provides general and specialized direct and indirect patient care through the application of sound Nursing Practice to patients in an alcohol, drug rehabilitation center. Please note - no benefits are associated with PRN positions and continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from services, program and agency earnings. HIRING HOURLY: $28.14 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Responsible for nursing assessment and development of nursing plan of care Responsible for total nursing care of patients and supervision of ancillary staff Responsible for patient admissions and discharges (along with patient education) Visit each patient throughout the shift and instruct ancillary staff in the needs of patients Interact with staff, patients, families, and physicians, nurse practitioners to provide optimum care for each patient Note any changes in patient's mental status, physical status, monitor signs and symptoms of withdrawal status during a shift and communicate same to appropriate staff Document all pertinent information in resident's electronic medical record daily and follow up with other staff to insure accuracy of care Respect rights and privacy of each patient while fulfilling responsibilities for their care Administer medications according to established procedures and in a timely manner Encourage patient participation in unit meetings and groups Encourage staff interaction with patients during waking hours Keep Nursing Supervisor informed regarding performance of personnel assigned to the unit Assume a leadership role and demonstrate this role to unit personnel by example Perform all duties assigned in an effective, timely, and professional manner Assume all duties as assigned by supervisor Minimum Qualifications We are seeking an individual who can work Minimum Education/Qualifications: Must be licensed by the state of South Carolina and in good standing with a current active license Excellent customer service skills A valid SC driver's license BCLS certification in all areas One-year work OR clinical experience in medical/surgical or substance abuse as a Registered Nurse and experience in electronic medical record charting is preferred, but not mandatory Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 30, 2020
Full Time
Description The Assessor's Office places a strong emphasis on excellent customer service and interpersonal skills. This position is in the Classification and Customer Service division of the Assessor's office. Applicants must submit a certified typing score of 35 CWPM taken within the last six (6) months with application. Some overtime may be required including work on the weekends. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $11.87 - $13.37 APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, JULY 10, 2020. Duties and Responsibilities The successful candidate will be responsible for data entry, preparation of letters, reports and other documents and file maintenance. The DEO will also assist with taxpayer inquiries, may assist County Services Representatives at the front counter and with customer calls and will be expected communicate information accurately, completely and clearly over the phone with a high degree of professionalism. Others duties that may be assigned include assisting other divisions in the Assessor's office as needed, performing research as needed and cross training in various administrative and clerical duties. Minimum Qualifications This position requires a high school diploma (or GED) and a minimum of two or more years clerical or data entry (keyboarding) experience in a fast paced office environment as well as at least one year customer service experience. Customer service experience with a government or public/private entity is preferred as is knowledge of state assessment and ad valorem taxation laws. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities The successful candidate must have substantial experience with a variety of computer software applications including EXCEL and WORD, must demonstrate that they are able to learn new software applications easily and be capable of entering data and typing communications accurately and rapidly. The position requires organizational skills along with ability to prioritize varying job duties. The successful candidate must be able to work independently and also work in a team environment cooperating with others in the division and with other divisions and work units in the Assessor's office and other offices. Closing Date/Time: 7/10/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 28, 2020
Full Time
Description This position monitors the safety of and provides support to clients in a residential drug and alcohol treatment center during the night shift 11;30pm - 8:00am. Weekend and holiday shifts are also required. Chosen candidates will be required to work at least 50% of monthly weekends. Holidays are rotated. STARTING HOURLY: $11.94 Continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from service, program and agency earnings. APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include but are not limited to: Observing patients, listening to their concerns, recording your observations; Excellent customer services skills; Assisting agency medical and nursing staff; Taking patient vital signs; Transporting patients to and from various destinations in a 15-person passenger van; De-escalating situations; Maintaining a safe and secure treatment environment through completion of room and belonging searches, safety inspections, and reporting of safety issues should they arise; Role model pro-social attitudes and behaviors to the patient population; Assisting patients in maintaining their activities of daily living (eating, hygiene, maintaining a clean living space, etc.); Orienting new patients to the treatment milieu; Working collegially with the nursing, medial and clinical staffs. Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications/Education: High School Diploma/GED; Must obtain a Substance Abuse Specialist (SAS) certification within 3 years of hire; Will be expected to obtain and maintain CPR certification; A valid SC Driver's license; Copy of SC DMV 10 year driving record that includes no suspensions during that time; Basic computer skills. Current SAS and/or experience working in a residential treatment setting preferred. Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 28, 2020
Full Time
Description This full time Registered Nurse position provides general and specialized direct and indirect patient care through the application of sound Nursing Practice to patients in an alcohol, drug rehabilitation center. Please note - Continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from services, program and agency earnings. HIRING HOURLY: $25.00 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Responsible for nursing assessment and development of nursing plan of care Responsible for total nursing care of patients and supervision of ancillary staff Responsible for patient admissions and discharges (along with patient education) Visit each patient throughout the shift and instruct ancillary staff in the needs of patients Interact with staff, patients, families, and physicians, nurse practitioners to provide optimum care for each patient Note any changes in patient's mental status, physical status, monitor signs and symptoms of withdrawal status during a shift and communicate same to appropriate staff Document all pertinent information in resident's electronic medical record daily and follow up with other staff to insure accuracy of care Respect rights and privacy of each patient while fulfilling responsibilities for their care Administer medications according to established procedures and in a timely manner Encourage patient participation in unit meetings and groups Encourage staff interaction with patients during waking hours Keep Nursing Supervisor informed regarding performance of personnel assigned to the unit Assume a leadership role and demonstrate this role to unit personnel by example Perform all duties assigned in an effective, timely, and professional manner Assume all duties as assigned by supervisor Minimum Qualifications Minimum Education/Qualifications: Must be licensed by the state of South Carolina and in good standing with a current active license Excellent customer service skills A valid SC driver's license BCLS certification in all areas One-year work OR clinical experience in medical/surgical or substance abuse as a Registered Nurse and experience in electronic medical record charting is preferred, but not mandatory Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 28, 2020
Full Time
Description Charleston County is an EMS system that relies on Innovation, Trust, Compassion, Respect and Dedication to provide exceptional customer service to our community. If you have the commitment to help others and want to have a career that makes a difference, now is your opportunity to join one of the finest EMS departments in the nation. Charleston County EMS offers a variety of work schedules that are both static and dynamic. Charleston County offers a full complement of benefits including retirement, deferred compensation (including 401k and 457 plans), longevity pay increases after years 1, 3, 5 and 6, merit based increases annually thereafter (Council approved) based on evaluations, optional life and disability coverage, along with medical and dental benefits for employee and family. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $15.75 - $24.05 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on an ongoing basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Candidates must be able to: drive an emergency vehicle, have excellent communications skills (in person, over the radio/telephone, and written), work varying shift schedules, perform a wide variety of duties with accuracy and speed under pressure, provide basic and advanced life support patient care, follow safety protocols, read maps and find locations within our response area, perform calmly in emergency situations, and other related duties. Minimum Qualifications Required certifications and licensure: National Registry Emergency Medical Technician South Carolina Emergency Medical technician (By start date) BLS (AHA or ASHI) ICS course certifications 100, 200, 700 and 800 (Required within 3 months of hire) Candidates must also provide the following: Copy of a High School Diploma or GED Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge must include but is not limited to: laws and regulations of US DOT, FCC, DEA and SCDHEC in regard to the practice of emergency medical services, County and EMS policies and procedures, Charleston County geography, vehicle extrication and rescue principles, patient stabilization, medical terminology, and defensive driving techniques. The paramedic is responsible for providing advance life support care, communicating appropriately, ensuring the readiness of vehicles and equipment, maintaining uniforms and stations, attending training, and following safety and medical guidelines. The application should be filled out completely and all required certifications and documents should be uploaded/attached to the application. Any questions regarding the application or hiring process can be directed to EMSjobs@charlestoncounty.org or 843-202-6708. Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 28, 2020
Temporary
Description This PRN Licensed Practical Nurse position provides general and specialized direct and indirect patient care through the application of sound Nursing Practice to patients in an alcohol, drug rehabilitation center. PRN, seeking every other weekend 7PM - 7AM, or 2-3 evening shifts during the week Please note - no benefits are associated with PRN positions and continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from services, program and agency earnings. HIRING HOURLY: $20.96 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. ??????? Duties and Responsibilities . Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Responsible for total nursing care of patients Responsible for patient admissions and discharges (along with patient education) Visit each patient throughout the shift and instruct ancillary staff in the needs of patients Interact with staff, patients, families, and physicians, nurse practitioners to provide optimum care for each patient Note any changes in patient's mental status, physical status, monitor signs and symptoms of withdrawal status during a shift and communicate same to appropriate staff Document all pertinent information in resident's electronic medical record daily and follow up with other staff to insure accuracy of care Respect rights and privacy of each patient while fulfilling responsibilities for their care Administer medications according to established procedures and in a timely manner Encourage patient participation in unit meetings and groups Encourage staff interaction with patients during waking hours Keep Nursing Supervisor informed regarding performance of personnel assigned to the unit Assume a leadership role and demonstrate this role to unit personnel by example Provide direction and supervision for ancillary staff, if necessary Perform all duties assigned in an effective, timely, and professional manner Assume all duties as assigned by supervisor Minimum Qualifications We are seeking an individual who can work Minimum Education/Qualifications: Must be licensed by the state of South Carolina and in good standing with a current active license E xcellent customer service skills A valid SC driver's license BCLS certification in all areas One-year work OR clinical experience in medical/surgical or substance abuse as a Licensed Practical Nurse and experience in electronic medical record charting is preferred, but not mandatory Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 28, 2020
Full Time
Description Charleston County Consolidated 9-1-1 Center is looking for individuals with strong customer service skills wanting to serve their community. 9-1-1 is a challenging, yet gratifying career. Make a difference and earn a competitive income and excellent benefits package working in a fast-paced, public safety environment. No experience necessary. Our Telecommunicators average $50,000 per year after two years of employment. Come Save Lives With Us! STARTING HOURLY RATE : $16.23 increases to $17.41 after successful completion of training program. APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties and Responsibilities Charleston County Consolidated 9-1-1 Center Telecommunicators receive and process incoming emergency, non-emergency, and administrative calls and dispatch calls for service to law enforcement, fire agencies and emergency medical services. Shift Requirements: Telecommunicators work 12.25 hour day or night shifts. The day shift begins at 5:45 a.m. and ends at 6:00 p.m. and the night shift begins at 5:45 p.m. and ends at 6:00 a.m. Telecommunicators are expected to work nights, weekends, holidays and overtime. Employees are expected to report to work as called upon during emergencies, and be prepared to stay during the duration of the event. Minimum Qualifications Non-Negotiables: Must have a positive attitude and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to communicate well to a diverse group of people. No marijuana use within the last year, no other drug use within the last three years Our staff works several hundreds of hours of overtime a year Must be willing to work a 12.25 hour shift either day or night shift, weekends, and holidays Our shifts start at 5:45am for day shift and 5:45pm for night shift Able to report to work as instructed during emergency situations and be prepared to stay during the duration of the event Must be 18 years of age or older Have a High School Diploma or the equivalent Must be a US citizen, permanent resident, or possess an Employment Authorization Document (EAD) Must have no felony convictions; misdemeanors will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis Demonstrate the ability to type a minimum of 35 words per minute (WPM) or 10,500 key strokes per hour (KPH) Complete computer aptitude test and applicant performance assessment Pass a background investigation which will include driving record, employment history, employment, education, and training verification, illegal conduct (drug use, etc.), reference check, and polygraph examination. Pass a pre-employment physical and psychological evaluation Be able to successfully complete Level IV CJIS Security Awareness Training within 6 months of date of hire, and maintain the certification. Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 28, 2020
Full Time
Description Charleston County Consolidated 9-1-1 Center is looking for individuals with strong customer service skills to serve their community. Make a difference and earn a great income working in a fast-paced environment. No experience necessary. Come Save Lives With Us! Applications are being accepted on an on-going basis regardless of position vacancies HIRING HOURLY: 13.34 Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties and Responsibilities: Charleston County Consolidated 9-1-1 Center Administrative Telecommunicators answer, screen and process incoming non-emergency and administrative telephone calls. This position also monitors and processes calls received via 911helpme.com. Shift Requirements: Administrative Telecommunicators' work four consecutive eight hour shifts followed by two days off. Administrative Telecommunicators are expected to work days, nights, weekends, holidays and all scheduled and unscheduled overtime. Employees are expected to work as called upon during emergencies, and be prepared to stay during the duration of the event. Training: Administrative Telecommunicators will participate in on-the-job training from 6:00 am- 2:00 pm or 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm based on the availability and schedule of the trainers at the time of hire. Minimum Qualifications Minimum Employment Standards: Must have a positive attitude and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to communicate well to a diverse group of people. Must be 18 years of age or older Have a High School Diploma or the equivalent Must be a US citizen, permanent resident, or possess an Employment Authorization Document (EAD) Must have no felony convictions; misdemeanors will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis Demonstrate the ability to type a minimum of 35 words per minute (WPM) or 10,500 key strokes per hour (KPH) Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) One (1) year of experience as a Receptionist or Secretary preferred. No marijuana use within the last year, no other drug use within the last three years Pass a background investigation which will include driving record, employment history, employment, education, and training verification, illegal conduct (drug use, etc.), reference check, and polygraph examination. Pass a pre-employment physical and psychological evaluation Be able to successfully complete Level IV CJIS Security Awareness Training within 6 months of date of hire, and maintain the certification. Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 28, 2020
Full Time
Description This position provides individual and group counseling and case management services during daytime/evening/weekend hours to patients in the adult and juvenile detention centers. HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $17.10 - $18.80 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Duties include but are not limited to: * Clinically assessing clients; * Documenting clinical services; * Providing individual and group services; * Making referrals and coordinating care with internal and/or external programs; * Providing community education presentations; * Utilizing an electronic medical records system to maintain clinical records within applicable regulations and standards; * Maintaining contact with client referral sources; * Meeting clinical productivity requirements; * Delivering services within agency, state, UCR and DHEC guidelines. Minimum Qualifications Minimum Education/Qualifications: Master's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or a related field, with a minimum of 1 years of experience in counseling or case management; or a Bachelor's Degree in the same fields supplemented with at least 3 years of experience in counseling or case management. The selected candidate must obtain the SCAADAC Certified Addictions Counselor (CAC) credential within 3 years of hire; Knowledge of several practiced therapies and counseling techniques, particularly those that are evidenced based; excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication and computer skills; a valid SC driver's license. Master's Degree and current Certified Addictions Counselor credential preferred. Spanish Speaking candidates highly desired. This position is grant funded. Continuation of employment in this position is contingent on grant funding. Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 27, 2020
Full Time
Description This position performs nursing services in our inpatient unit (Withdrawal Management, Transitional Care Unit & New Life Unit). This position will work a combination of days and evenings, every other weekend, and rotated holidays. Continuation of employment in this position is contingent upon availability of funding from services, program and agency earnings. STARTING HOURLY: $20.96 APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. ??? Duties and Responsibilities Duties include: Working with other healthcare professionals to coordinate care, screening calls for admission Completing admissions and discharges Monitoring signs and symptoms of withdrawal and vital signs Administering medications Following physician orders and documentation in medical records Attending daily medical rounds Scheduling follow-up appointments Cleaning/inspecting all medical equipment for proper functioning. Minimum Qualifications Minimum Education/Qualifications: Licensing as an LPN from the State of South Carolina, supplemented by three (3) years of practical work experience in an inpatient or outpatient human services delivery system, hospital medical unit. Familiarity with substance abuse patients is preferred. Must be annually re-certified in CPR Have appropriate attitude and demeanor for maintaining smooth working relations with patients, staff, outside agencies and the general public. A valid SC driver's license or the ability to obtain one upon acceptance of the position Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC Charleston, SC, United States
Jun 27, 2020
Full Time
Description Charleston County is an EMS system that relies on Innovation, Trust, Compassion, Respect and Dedication to provide exceptional customer service to our community. If you have the commitment to help others and want to have a career that makes a difference, now is your opportunity to join one of the finest EMS departments in the nation. Charleston County EMS offers a variety of work schedules that are both static and dynamic. Charleston County offers a full complement of benefits including retirement, deferred compensation (including 401k and 457 plans), longevity pay increases after years 1, 3, 5 and 6, merit based increases annually thereafter (Council approved) based on evaluations, optional life and disability coverage, along with medical and dental benefits for employee and family. During initial probationary period the pay rate will be $18.21 - $28.64 hourly until released to perform the full scope of job duties. After which, compensation will increase by approximately 18% to the posted salary Range $21.69-$34.11 hourly. Candidates who qualify will be contacted on a rolling basis for testing and interviews. APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on an ongoing basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 or earlier if filled. Duties and Responsibilities Candidates must be able to: drive an emergency vehicle, have excellent communications skills (in person, over the radio/telephone, and written), work varying shift schedules, perform a wide variety of duties with accuracy and speed under pressure, provide basic and advanced life support patient care, follow safety protocols, read maps and find locations within our response area, perform calmly in emergency situations, and other related duties. Minimum Qualifications Required certifications and licensure: National Registry Paramedic South Carolina Paramedic (By start date) BLS (AHA or ASHI) ACLS (AHA or ASHI) ICS course certifications 100, 200, 700 and 800 (Required within 3 months of hire) Preferred certifications and licensure: ITLS or PHTLS or TECC PEPP or PALS or EPC Candidates must also provide the following: Copy of a High School Diploma or GED Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge must include but is not limited to: laws and regulations of US DOT, FCC, DEA and SCDHEC in regard to the practice of emergency medical services, County and EMS policies and procedures, Charleston County geography, vehicle extrication and rescue principles, patient stabilization, medical terminology, and defensive driving techniques. The paramedic is responsible for providing advance life support care, communicating appropriately, ensuring the readiness of vehicles and equipment, maintaining uniforms and stations, attending training, and following safety and medical guidelines. The application should be filled out completely and all required certifications and documents should be uploaded/attached to the application. Any questions regarding the application or hiring process can be directed to EMSjobs@charlestoncounty.org or 843-202-6708. Closing Date/Time: 9/25/2020 11:59 PM Eastern