UPDATED:  January 13th, 2015





Job Duties:

  • Patrols the City of Walterboro to protect life and property

  • Responds to calls for service

  • Enforcesall federal, state and local laws as well as city ordinances

  • Provides testimony and prepares documents relating to the adjudication of cases in court

  • Apprehends and arrest criminal suspects and law violators

  • Maintains order and public safety

  • Performs duties related to law enforcement work as required

  • Work with supervision to produce the best results possible


  • Be a citizen of the United States and a High School graduate

  • 21 years old or older and possess a S.C. drivers license

  • Must have sucessfully completed or have the ability to complete courses of study at the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy

  • Must possess skill in using firearms and in the operation of a motor vehicle

  • Must possess skill in dealing firmly, tactfully and courteously with the public

  • Must have the ability to prepair clear and concise reports

  • Must live or be willing to relocate to Colleton County

  • Must be able to pass a polygraph, psychological test, credit check, thorough background investigation, and pre-employment drug screen


  • Salary $31,676. Negotable depending on experience and education

               $ 32,847. after F.T.O. completion

  • Take home car

  • Overtime Pay / Off - duty court pay

  • Tort Liability Insurance

  • S.C. Police Officers Retirement Plan

  • Paid membership in the S.C. Law Enforcement

  • College Tuition Reimbursement program

How to apply:

  • Applications may be obtained in person or online at www.walterborosc.org
  • Completed applications/resumes may be submitted in person, via email to aroberson@walterborosc.org or mailed to Angela Roberson, HR Specialist, 248 Hampton St., Walterboro, SC 29488



For additional information please contact Deputy Chief Kevin Martin at kmartin@walterborosc.org           


Parks Department

Irrigation Technician


To install, repair and maintain the City’s irrigation systems in roadway medians, parks and other areas covered by the City of Walterboro’s parks maintenance responsibilities.

Job Duties:

  • Installs, adjusts, repairs and replaces irrigation systems

  • Plans and schedules work to provide for preventive maintenance and efficient performance to quickly locate and repair broken pipes, irrigation heads, etc. to reduce water loss and assure proper operation of systems.

  • Adjusts, resets, repairs, or replaces irrigation controllers and/or valves.

  • Programs, monitors, repairs and adjusts computer controlled irrigation systems.

  • Maintains an inventory of spare parts, irrigation heads, tools and supplies for repairs

  • Meets with city personnel to obtain information on meters, utility lines, and other needed technical data to locate, repair and install irrigation systems.

  • Compiles and prepares necessary maps, reports and records.

  • Tests irrigation systems for proper functioning of valves and timers.

  • Ability to read diagrams and blueprints to layout and locate irrigation valves, timers and wiring.

  • Perform other job-related duties assigned by the Parks Director


  • Associates Degree in Horticulture, Turf Grass Management and/or a High School Diploma and two years experience performing irrigation maintenance.

  • Valid South Carolina Drivers License








Candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check for any position with the City of Walterboro. 



















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.



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