Fire Department



The City of Walterboro has (1) opening for a Firefighter in the Fire Department.  

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Perform general fire duties related to the protection of life & property
  • Respond to calls for service
  • Exercise sound judgment in performing driver/operator duties & fire suppression
  • Participates in fire prevention, inspection activities, equipment maintenance, and training
  • Work with supervision to produce the best results possible and in accordance with City policies & procedures 


  • Must live in or be willing to relocate to Colleton County
  • 18 years old or older and possess a valid S.C. driver’s license
  • High school graduate or equivalent required
  • Must have successfully completed or have the ability to complete courses of study at the S.C. Fire Academy
  • Must have or obtain a Class E driver’s license
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen, polygraph, psychological test, and background check
  • Must be able to pass the Fire Brigade/Respirator Clearance exam per OSHA regulations 1910.156, 1910-134, 1910.120 


  • $26,561 - $43,43265 depending upon experience & education 


  •  Position open until filled 

Applications may be obtained online at Completed applications/resumes may be mailed to Angela Roberson, City of Walterboro, 300 Hampton St., Walterboro, SC 29488, or emailed to  Resumes alone will not be accepted.