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 Openings

Lineman

 

The City of Abbeville is seeking a Lineman in our Utility Department.   Responsibilities include construction and maintenance of the electrical transmission and distribution system. Prior experience is required.  This position reports to the Field Operations Supervisor.

 

This position requires a high school diploma and at least three years of experience as an electrical lineman or an equivalent level of work experience and skills.  The candidate must also possess a valid SC CDL with appropriate endorsements.

 

How to apply: Submit a City of Abbeville application, cover letter, resume, and references to Human Resources, PO Box 40, Abbeville, SC 29620.  Applications are available online at www.abbevillecitysc.com or at City Hall/Opera House. Deadline to apply is February 6, 2015.

 

The City of Abbeville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Right-of-Way Crewman

 

The City of Abbeville is seeking a Right-of-Way Crewman.   This position is responsible for the maintenance of utility right-of-way, which includes tree trimming of electric utility right-of-way, and bush hogging water and sewer utility rights-of-way.  This position reports to the Field Operations Supervisor.

 

This position requires a high school diploma and additional training in right-

of-way maintenance or an equivalent level of work experience and skills.  The candidate must also possess a valid SC CDL

 

How to apply: Submit a City of Abbeville application, cover letter, resume, and references to Human Resources, PO Box 40, Abbeville, SC 29620.  Applications are available online at www.abbevillecitysc.com or at City Hall/Opera House. Deadline to apply is February 6, 2015.