Chief Deputy Coroner

Laurens County is accepting applications for a full-time Chief Deputy Coroner. The desired candidate, under policy direction of the coroner, oversees and supervises the operations of the county coroner’s office. Work involves directing subordinate staff, formulating and developing policies and protocols, serving as chief investigator in the identification of deceased persons and the determination of the cause and manner of death, supervising the maintenance of department records, and performing related specialized, administrative and supervisory work as required.

Minimum Training and Experience

Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent and one year of college or vocational school. Medical knowledge is essential. A minimum of 2 years as a Deputy Coroner, education in EMT/paramedic, nursing, medical secretary, law enforcement or related field. Must possess a S.C. Coroner certification and complete 16 hours of training each calendar year, must be bonded and possess a valid driver’s license.

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 PM, Friday, June 19, 2020.

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  • U.S.P.S mail
    Laurens County Administrative Office, Human Resources Suite, 100 Hillcrest Sq., Laurens, SC 29360