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Thank you for your interest in employment with Richland County Government. Apply for an open position online by selecting the job title you are interested in and clicking the "Apply" link.  If this is your first time applying online, you must create an account and select a Username and Password.  After your account is established, you may begin completing your application.  This application may be saved and used to apply for more than one job opening.  The County only accepts applications for positions that are currently open and advertised.

You are responsible for documenting all relevant qualifications in the appropriate section of the application. Do not list "refer to a resume", as resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. All prior work history must be listed on your application. Resumes are treated as supplements to the application only and will not replace any section of the application. Incomplete applications will be disqualified, even if a resume is attached. The application is the primary tool used when determining whether the minimum qualifications are satisfied, so be sure to complete all sections.

Applications are due by the deadline noted on the job posting.  You will be notified by email regarding the status of your application.  The Human Resource Services Department is not able to provide status updates by telephone or email.

Richland County is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 

Job Openings

Accounts Payable Specialist  

Richland County Administration Building | Columbia, SC
Finance | Finance
Rate of Pay: TBD - TBD
Status: Open Until Filled

Engineering Technician  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Stormwater | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $16.518 - $26.429
Status: Open Until Filled

Animal Care Officer  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Animal Care | Animal Services
Rate of Pay: $15.016
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: This position requires working an altered on-call schedule on a rotational basis.

Director of Utilities  

Utilities | Columbia, SC
Utilities - Broad River Sewer System | Utilities
Rate of Pay: DOE
Status: Open Until Filled

Assistant County Engineer  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Engineering | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $49,937.04/year
Status: Open Until Filled

Deputy Sheriff III  

Sheriff's Department | Columbia, SC
Sheriff's Department | Sheriff's Department
Rate of Pay: $15.38
Status: Open Until Filled

Deputy Sheriff  

Sheriff's Department | Columbia, SC
Sheriff's Department | Sheriff's Department
Rate of Pay: $17.64
Status: Open Until Filled

Maintenance Support  

Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center | Columbia, SC
Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center | Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center (ASGDC)
Rate of Pay: $15.016
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: May be required to work outside regular schedule

Equipment Operator III  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Roads and Drainage | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $15.44 - $24.66
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Job site location - South Crew, Eastover area - Position may work during inclement weather

Collection Control Inspector  

Solid Waste | Columbia, SC
Solid Waste | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $13.18/hourly
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: May have to work some Saturdays

Program Coordinator  

Richland County, SC | Columbia, SC
OSBO/SLBE | Government and Community Services
Rate of Pay: TBD - TBD
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: • Assists our Small Local Business Enterprises seeking contract opportunities with Richland County and reviews business background to recommend effective approaches;

Intern  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Stormwater | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $12/hour
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Position is located within the Stormwater Division

Roll Cart Delivery Technicians  

Solid Waste | Columbia, SC
Solid Waste | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $12.41/hour
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Maybe required to work some Saturdays

Administrative Assistant  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Public Works Administration | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $13.99/hourly
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Job site location: 400 Powell Road, Columbia, SC 29203

Network & Telecom Specialist  

Richland County Administration Building | Columbia, SC
Information Technology | Information Technology
Rate of Pay: TBD - TBD
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Richland County has a vacancy for an experienced Network & Telecom Specialist. This position will perform technical and administrative duties related to the design, establishment, enhancement, and support of Richland County’s networking and telecom environment.

CASA Attorney  

Richland County Judicial Center | Columbia, SC
CASA | Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Rate of Pay: $49,937.04/year
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: May require working some evenings and weekends

Equipment Operator I  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Roads and Drainage | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $13.18/hourly
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Job site location: Ballentine area

Equipment Operator I  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Roads and Drainage | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $13.18/hourly
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Job site location: South / Eastover Area

Equipment Operator I  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Roads and Drainage | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $13.18/hourly
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Job site location - 400 Powell Road - Projects Crew

Equipment Operator I  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Roads and Drainage | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $13.18/hourly
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Job site location - 400 Powell Road - North Crew

Survey Crew Chief  

Public Works | Columbia, SC
Stormwater | Public Works
Rate of Pay: $20.11 - $32.13
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Job site location reports to 400 Powell Road Columbia, SC

Human Resources Analyst – Classification and Compensation  

Richland County Administration Building | Columbia, SC
Human Resources | Human Resources
Rate of Pay: $42,871.78
Status: Open Until Filled

Intern 2  

Richland County, SC | Columbia, SC
Economic Development | Economic Development
Rate of Pay: $12.41/hour
Details: This is a part-time position, with flexible hours. We are willing to work around school schedules. We are open to flexible hours and rotating schedules.

Detention Officer  

Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center | Columbia, SC
Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center | Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center (ASGDC)
Rate of Pay: $14.575/hour
Details: 2 Shifts Per Day; 6:00 am- 6:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 6:00 am, 4 Shifts Total

Paramedic   

Emergency Medical Services | Columbia, SC
Emergency Medical Services | Emergency Services
Rate of Pay: $19.986/hour
Details: EMS personnel work 12.25 hours per shift. Personnel work 2 days on, 2 days off and 3 days on. The following week personnel work 2 days off, 2 days on and 3 days off.

EMT - Basic  

Emergency Medical Services | Columbia, SC
Emergency Medical Services | Emergency Services
Rate of Pay: $16.98
Details: EMS Personnel 12.25 hours per shift. Personnel work 2 days on and 2 days off and 3 days on. The following week personnel 2 days off, 2 days on and 3 days off.

Detention Officer  

Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center | Columbia, SC
Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center | Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center (ASGDC)
Rate of Pay: $14.575/hour
Details: Must be currently South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy Certified Officer's Only