Join Our Team!

We’re always looking to add talented, enthusiastic people to our team!

To view open positions and submit an application, go to our secure online job application system. We do not accept resumes.

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We're very proud to be one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina since 2011. Here's why...

Great benefits


From health and dental coverage to generous vacation time and sick leave, our competitive benefits package is among the best. We also offer short and long-term disability coverage, an optional vision plan, pre-tax medical and child care flex spending accounts, and supplementary health insurance plans. We also participates in the South Carolina Retirement System.

Competitive pay & incentive program


Our salaries and hourly pay are market-based and very competitive. We support associates’ efforts to advance in their career by offering training and professional development opportunities. In addition, our Team Incentive Program offers an annual bonus of $2,000 to all associates who successfully complete special projects throughout the year.

College tuition reimbursement and professional development


We believe in investing in our associates. In addition to our tuition reimbursement program, we also offer free professional development classes through Trident Technical College. We also pay for associates to earn their water or wastewater operator's license.

Participation in industry and professional organizations


We encourage associates to join professional associations such as the American Water Works Association, Water Environment Federation, Government Finance Officers Association, American Society of Civil Engineers, and many others.

Help protect public health and the environment


Our water and wastewater services make a difference in thousands of lives every day, and we take that responsibility seriously. Join us if you’re looking to make a difference in your community.

Live in beautiful Charleston, SC!


A list of reasons to consider a career with us wouldn’t be complete without mentioning location, location, location! The natural beauty and quality of life in South Carolina’s Lowcountry is nationally recognized. From beautiful beaches and world-class restaurants to historic charm and warm weather, Charleston really does have it all. 

***Charleston Water System is an at-will, drug-free, equal opportunity employer.***