UPDATED: August 21, 2015

The City of Walterboro only accepts applications/resumes for open positions. 

Please scroll to the bottom of the page for instructions on submitting applications/resumes and for a link to our applications.

Police Department

Narcotics Officer/ Investigator


The Walterboro Police Department is accepting applications for a Narcotics Officer/ Investigator. 

  • This officer will be tasked with specific duties including but not limited to: narcotics investigations, street crimes, crime scene processing, directed patrol, property crimes/crimes against persons investigations, and community policing.

  • Minimum certified Class I Law Enforcement Officer with at least five years’ experience.

  • Additional requirements include knowledge of local gangs, experience in narcotics, street crimes, or any specialized fields.

  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

  • Salary based upon experience
  • Deadline: September 4th, 2015


Applications are available at the City of Walterboro Personnel Office, 248 Hampton Street or online at www.walterborosc.org.  All applications must be submitted in person to Angela Roberson, HR Specialist, 248 Hampton St., Walterboro, SC 29488, via email at aroberson@walterborosc.org., or mailed.


City of Walterboro

Parks Supervisor


Job Duties:

  • Supervises the activities and personnel of the parks maintenance staff:

    -instructing, assigning, reviewing, and planning the work of others

  • Oversees the completion of the day to day operations and tasks given by parks director

  • Carries out the maintenance plans and projects set forth by the parks director to ensure park facilities are in proper condition for the general public

  • Coordinates with director to acquire all equipment and supplies needed to complete assignments for department

  • Carries out the development and maintenance of drainage, irrigation, pumping and water reservoir systems

  • Assist the director with departmental construction projects and coordinating work with contractors, utility agencies, vendors, and engineers.

  • Supervises equipment maintenance and repair operations; carrying out a preventative maintenance program set forth by parks director

  • Ensures maintenance and cleanliness of equipment repair areas, equipment storage areas, chemical and fertilizer storage areas.

  • Ensures compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, OSHA, EPA, and Clemson extension rules and regulations, relating to chemical and fertilizer storage and disposal, employee safety and general public safety.


  • Associates Degree in Turf Grass Management, or Horticulture preferred and/or additional 2-3 years of related work experience.

  • Two to Five years experience performing grounds maintenance to include at least one year in a supervisory role.

  • Experience in irrigation, and small engine repair.

  • Valid South Carolina Non-Commercial Pesticide Applicators License: Category 3

  • Valid South Carolina Driver’s License.

  • Successful candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Salary Range: Depending on qualifications and experience

Deadline: Open until filled


Water Department



The City of Walterboro has an opening for a Technician in the Water Department. 


  • The candidate will perform maintenance on the water system, read meters, lawn maintenance around lift stations and other duties as required.

  • Applicant must have a High School Diploma or equivalent with a valid S.C. Driver’s License.

  • Minimum Class B CDL required or obtained in six (6) months.

  • Successful candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

  • Salary based upon experience.




Director of Public Works


The City of Walterboro is accepting resumes for a Director of Public Works


Job Duties:

  • Administers and supervises the activities and personnel of the Public Works department to include operating and maintaining the gravity sewer collection system, drainage, coordinates with SCDOT for maintenance of streets and sidewalks, sanitation collection, yard debris collection, and a single-stream pilot recycling program.

  • Duties involve instructing, assigning, reviewing and planning work of others; maintaining standards and coordinating activities, allocating personnel; acting on employee problems, processing Worker’s Compensation information; selecting new employees; recommending and approving transfers/promotions and issuing corrective actions and discharges.

  • Oversees the preparation of engineering plans and specifications, bids and contract documents.
  • Plans, organizes and directs Public Works programs related to engineering design, operation and maintenance of infrastructure, capital improvements and service delivery.

  • Evaluates department needs and formulates short and long-range plans to meet those needs.

  • Coordinates department functions with City staff, federal, state, county and regional governmental agencies, citizens and the general public.

  • Studies and standardizes department policies and procedures to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

  • Formulates and manages operating budgets.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field or an additional four years of related work experience.Registration as a professional engineer is preferred, but not required.

  • Six years of experience in engineering, construction or other public works related field, to include at least two years of supervisory experience.

  • Valid South Carolina Driver’s License.

  • Applicant must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.


Salary range: $56,652-$92,279, depending on qualifications and experience. 


How to apply: Applications are available online at www.walterborosc.org.  Submit application and resume to Angela Roberson, Human Resources Specialist, City of Walterboro, 248 Hampton St., Walterboro, SC 29488. 


Deadline: Open until filled. 


The City of Walterboro is an Equal Opportunity Employer






Application Procedures:
The City of Walterboro requires that you submit credentials on its Employment Application form. You may attach a resume to the Employment Application form.  Please note that you MUST apply for an open position. We cannot consider applications and resumes that are submitted without indicating the position for which you are applying.

Employment Applications are available for download by clicking one of the links below.  Additionally, employment applications may be obtained from the Personnel office, by calling (843) 782-1064 or by email

You may apply by mail, email, fax or in person unless otherwise indicated.

Mailing Address:

City of Walterboro

Attn: Angela Roberson
248 Hampton Street 
Walterboro, SC 29488
Phone: (843) 782-1064
Fax: (843) 549-1046


The City of Walterboro is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

Please click on the following links for applications:

City of Walterboro ApplicationWORD(.doc)/ADOBE(.pdf)  (REGULAR APPLICATION)

/Data/Sites/1/media/police-application.pdf (POLICE APPLICATION)