Our Organization's Most Vital Resource - Our Employees

As an organization serving the community, it is the public servants who work day in and day out that drive the City’s ability to provide the community services that we offer. Our public servants have the ability to make an impact in the lives of our neighbors every day, and it is through their passion for serving the community that the City of Abbeville along with our neighbors are making our community a better place to live, work, and visit.

Services Provided

  • Counsel to management on personnel administration, policy implementation, organizational structuring, staffing, compensation and classification
  • Employee recruitment, selection and orientation
  • Labor relations and employee communications
  • Benefits administration and development
  • Training and employee development


Applying for a position with the City

Applications for employment are available at City Hall and are available for download.  

Submitting an Application:

Applications may be submitted in person to the City's Clerks Office or mailed in confidence to:

City of Abbeville
Attn.: Human Resources
PO Box 40
Abbeville, SC 29620


Current Job Opening

Municipal Clerk of Court

Job duties:

  • Performs a wide variety of specialized clerical, accounting and administrative support for the municipal court and city administration
  • Collects and posts fines
  • Prepares court docket
  • Performs other related tasks as needed by the municipal judges and city administration
  • Clerical duties may be assigned


  • High school diploma/GED with one to three years of clerical-related experience, preferably in law enforcement or court administration
  • Must have effective communications skills
  • Must work well in a team environment
  • Knowledge with court administration procedures, clerk of court duties or municipal clerk duties strongly desired
  • Must pass a thorough background investigation, pre-employment drug screen and physical examination
  • Valid SC driver’s license with a good driving history

How to apply:
Submit application, cover letter, resume and references to Human Resources, PO Box 40, Abbeville, SC 29620. Applications are available online at www.abbevillecitysc.com.

Deadline: September 26 at 5 p.m.

City of Abbeville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.