A volunteer is a person who without compensation or expectation of compensation fills a specific position or role under the direction of, or, on behalf of the County Administrator. Volunteers are not employees of Jasper County. Volunteers are subject to applicable policies and procedures as listed in the Jasper County Policy and Procedures Manual.
1. Planning and Building Services Department (Ridgeland, SC) - Seeking Office Clerk to assist with answering telephones and routing callers to the proper office staff, taking messages, handling telephone requests, greeting visitors, preparing spreadsheets, typing meeting minutes and performing other related tasks as needed.
Requirements - Excellent customer service skills; familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint; good proofreading skills; ability to perform multiple tasks in fast paced office. Previous experience performing similar tasks highly desired. Flexible volunteer work schedule, 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday, closed national holidays.
2. Parks and Recreation Department (Sgt. Jasper Park, Hardeeville, SC)- Beautiful 321 acre park with lots of amenities including fishing, kayaking, canoeing, disc golf, walking/bike trails, playground, picnic shelter and much more. Beautiful park setting is perfect for in-town getaways, meetings, weddings, family celebrations, etc.
Seeking 2-3 Volunteer Park Attendants to manage the Park on weekends from 8am to 8pm and 4pm to 8pm Monday thru Friday. Volunteers needed to open and close the Park, assist patrons with fishing, kayaking and disc golf. Will also assist guests who are utilizing the Park’s rental spaces. Will answer phones, set-up and disband tables, and assist with park maintenance and upkeep. Training will be provided.
3. Jasper County Government Building (Ridgeland, SC)– Seeking volunteers to meet and greet visitors, answer phones, direct visitors to County offices, accept applications from residents interested in reserving one of the County’s many community centers. The incumbent is expected to assist with various departmental mailings, occasional filing and other clerical duties. Excellent computer skills required.
Volunteer Application Process: Individuals interested in volunteering should complete a volunteer application form. Applications are available on-line or, may be picked-up in person at the Jasper County Government Building, 358 Third Avenue, Ridgeland, SC 29936. Applications will be mailed upon request. Special accommodation available upon request. Please call (843) 717-3680.
Special Accommodations Available Upon Request to Individuals With Disabilities