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 


  • $27,229 - $44,353 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. 


The City of Walterboro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.