UPDATED: September 8, 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.

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)