Employment/Volunteer Opportunities

Job Opportunity

The City of Union currently has a vacancy for the position of a licensed Biological Wastewater Treatment Operator. This position involves laboratory, technical, maintenance, and groundskeeping work in the operation of a biological wastewater treatment facility. Applicants must be able to perform a variety of tasks and be willing to work in a team environment.  Must be able to obtain an “A” biological wastewater treatment license within the required time frame which will be dependent on current certification level.
Preferred requirements include a high school diploma with vocational/ technical training in the field of wastewater treatment operations, or any equivalent combination of education and training. Must have a valid S.C. driver’s license (CDL preferred).
An application may be downloaded @ City of Union under Human Resource.  Anyone interested should contact the City of Union Human Resource Office at 101 Sharpe Avenue or mail application to
City of Union Human Resource Department, P.O. Box 987, Union, SC 29379 or e-mail Human Resources
This position is open to qualified City of Union employees prior to advertising to the public. The starting salary range will be dependent upon certification level and experience.  This position will be posted until filled.
Salary Range - $37,313- $53,240 
The City of Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applicants will be considered for positions without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, gender or disability.  If a conditional offer of employment is made, applicant (s) must successfully pass a background screening and pre-employment drug test.



The City of Union has two (2) positions open on the Board of Zoning Appeals for an expired term. These positions are for three-year terms to expire December 31, 2026

The Board of Zoning Appeals works closely with the City of Union Planning Department.

This board hears and makes decisions on appeals dealing with the City of Union Zoning Ordinance.

There are also four (4) positions open on the Building Appeals Board for expired terms. These positions are for four-year terms to expire December 31, 2027.

The Building Appeals Board works closely with the City of Union Planning Department. This board hears and makes decisions on appeals dealing with the City of Union Code of Ordinances and International Building Codes.

These positions are appointed by the Mayor and City Council.

Any person interested in serving on these boards should contact in writing the City of Union Planning Department at PO Box 987, by Thursday, December 14, 2023

Kathy A Teague                                                                              

Board of Zoning Appeals Secretary                                  

Email:  kteague@cityofunion.org