Title Detention Center Officer
Job Information

High School diploma or GED required; physical exam indicating suitability to perform as law enforcement officer; favorable background investigation; valid driver’s license with no conviction of DUI; and must be 21 years of age.

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Title Sheriff’s Deputy
Location Barnwell County
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Under general supervision, patrols Barnwell County and performs general policy work and public services as required in order to maintain public safety and welfare.  Investigates crimes, responds to emergency situations and performs other duties in the maintenance of department effectiveness and efficiency.  Reports to the Sheriff.

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Title E-911 Dispatcher
Location Barnwell County Law Enforcement Center
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E-911 Dispatch Position –
Barnwell County is now accepting applications for a full-time Dispatcher. Barnwell County offers a competitive salary and fringe benefits, which includes medical, dental, and vision, SC Retirement, and 401(k), and paid holidays and vacation. Under general supervision, provides law enforcement, fire and medical communication assistance to all citizens of Barnwell County. Answers telephone and monitors computers and alarms; dispatches emergency units after obtaining all pertinent information. Performs various other clerical duties in the maintenance of efficient and effective office operations. Be able to work rotating 12-hour shifts of days, nights, weekends and holidays. Due to the nature of the job to be available for on-call in the events of a disaster or emergency. Reports to the Chief Dispatcher. Minimum requirements for this position are as follows:

Requires high school diploma or GED.  Clear criminal history, successfully complete required coursework at SC Criminal Justice Academy, and maintain the required training.  Applicant must be able to type 30 wpm. 

Applications may be obtained at the Human Resource Office, Room 114, County Administration Building, 57 Wall Street, Barnwell SC 29812, or go to https://www.barnwellcountysc.us/. 

Salary: $28,000 Minimum

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Title Grounds Maintenance Foreman
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Under limited supervision of the Buildings and Grounds Supervisor, operates trucks, lawn mowers, and other tools to maintain the cleanliness and appearance of grounds.  Grounds Maintenance Foreman may also be responsible for supervising and assigning work to inmates and will maintain efficiency and productivity of yard maintenance.  Other duties as required

Requires a high school diploma or GED and some experience in grounds maintenance, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must possess a valid SC Driver’s license.

Starting Salary: $29,099.50 Minimum

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