Town of Surfside
Town of Surfside Employment

The Town of Surfside Beach maintains a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and, therefore, does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy governs all general aspects of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits and training.

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Job Title:  Police Officer                                                 
Department:  Police                                                            
Reports to: Police Corporal
FLSA:   Non-Exempt
Open Date: September 10, 2014
Closing Date: September 30, 2014

Summary: Employees in this position usually work in an armed, uniformed capacity, to patrol the corporate limits of Surfside Beach (and off-site Town owned properties) to prevent and/or detect crime or disturbances of the peace, warn, cites, or arrest violators as appropriate pursuant to town Ordinance and State law, conduct basic initial investigations, and render aid/service to the public as appropriate in accordance to generally accepted professional standards. Employees generally work rotating 12-hour shifts but may be required to work other shift arrangements as required by staffing levels.

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Job Title: Floodplain Technician
Department:  Planning-Building-Zoning
Report to:  Director, Planning-Building and Zoning
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Start at:  $25,000.00 (Part time position – less than 30 hours per week)
Open date:  September 18, 2014
Closing date:  October 3, 2014 (Applications and resumes will be accepted until 5:00 p.m.)

Summary:  Under general supervision; performs a variety of clerical and technical tasks associated with the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) of the town and the FEMA Community Rating System (CRS).  Performs a variety of other routine clerical duties and provides assistance to department director, coworkers and the general public as required. 

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Town of Surfside Beach - 115 Highway 17 North - Surfside Beach, SC 29575

Phone: FAX843.913.6111 - Fax: 843.238.5432 - EMail:
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