Open Town of Elgin job opportunities may be found here.

Click HERE for a Town of Elgin job application.  Please return completed application and required documentation to Town Hall for consideration.

Click HERE for a Town of Elgin Police Department application and job description.  You may complete an application online HERE.



Position Hours:
Full time

Job Duties:
• Reports directly to the Mayor and Town Council
• Individual must be able to perform in a demanding environment

  • Accounting/Bookkeeping Duties: Perform a variety of routine to moderately complex accounting functions to include: accounts receivable/accounts payable and related journal entries, account reconciliations, and compile budget information utilizing excel spreadsheets. Make bank deposits, compile payroll data, file quarterly and annual tax filings.
  • Legal and Clerical duties: Record and edit meeting minutes, draft and post agendas, distribute town business correspondence, maintain all financial, legal and reference material and files.
  • Communication duties: Effectively and professionally communicate with staff, management, council, government officials, and the public.
  • Clerk of Court duties: Assist judges with municipal court preparation for cases and trials, enter and maintain LawTrak court records, calculate and disseminate fine collections.

• Requires a vocational/technical diploma in accounting, bookkeeping/accounting, or related field supplemented by three to five years of general bookkeeping and accounting experience; and the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary.

Pay Info/Benefits:
Salary Range: $31,500 – $51,500
Benefits and state retirement

How to apply:
Click HERE for a Town of Elgin job application. You may also pick up an application directly from Elgin Town Hall. Please submit resume and application to: The Town of Elgin, Attn: Mayor Emmons – PO Box 277 Elgin, SC 29045.
Please direct all questions to Town Hall: 803-438-2362

The position will be open until filled, but the deadline for applications is Friday, May 6, 2022.

The Town of Elgin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Position Hours:
Full time, Rotating 12 hour shifts, may be required to work extra hours during emergency situations, time and a half for any overtime. Every other weekend off is a 3 day weekend.

Job Duties:
• Position is responsible for service work, protecting life and property through enforcement of related laws and ordinances.
• Attending court as needed to appear and testify regarding citations issued.
• Enforce traffic, state and federal laws.
• Community oriented Police Department
• Take home vehicle

• Minimum of 21 years old, high school diploma or GED equivalency, a valid SC driver’s license at date of hire, able to pass a background check and drug screen. SC Criminal Justice Certification of Class one required.

Pay Info:
Starting Salary between $42,200 and $46,000 annually plus benefits, depending on experience/qualifications.

How to apply:
Click HERE for an application.  To complete an online application, click HERE.

One can send a request for more information to or call 803-438-9917.  Message us on Facebook, or just stop by and pick up an application.

The Town of Elgin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.