DSS Co-Sponsors Orangeburg Career Fair

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DSS Co-Sponsors Orangeburg Career Fair 

Thursday, July 20th


Who: South Carolina Department of Social Services (DSS) Economic Services Workforce Development and Human Resources Team


What: DSS, along with other community partners, is sponsoring this job fair open to all, as well as recruiting social workers and other career areas. In addition, a Job Readiness Training session will be held Tuesday, July 18, 9:00 a.m. at the same location featuring workforce development seminars on Interviewing Skills, including Mock Interviews, Workshops on Resume Preparation and Dress for Success.


When: Career Fair, Thursday, July 20, 2017, 10am-1pm 


Where: River Oaks Convention Center, 514 Neeses Highway, Orangeburg, SC 29115


DSS has positions open in many areas. The agency especially needs people who are interested in careers in child welfare.  DSS’ Project HOPE will also be participating. The program provides education and training in healthcare to low-income individuals, healthcare jobs that pay well. to


DSS is hiring statewide in key areas in child welfare. All of our child welfare positions offer you a chance to give back to your community. If you are interested in our child welfare positions, look for continuous postings of Human Service Specialist II positions.


These positions offer many options to help care for the community;

  • Family Preservation Division (Child Protection Services Caseworker)
  • Intake Division (Child Protection Services Caseworker)
  • Assessment/Investigations Division (Child Protection Services Caseworker)
  • Foster Care Division (Child Protection Services Caseworker)
  • Adult Protective Services (Adult Advocacy Caseworker)


Working at DSS:

Current Human Service openings:

All openings:


2017 Orangeburg County Job Fair Employers

  1. Aaron’s
  2. Allied Universal Security
  3. Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center
  4. AutoZone
  5. Avon Products
  6. Bamberg School District One
  7. City of Orangeburg
  8. Carolina Industrial Staffing
  9. Cracker Barrel
  10. Federal Bureau of Prisons - Bennettsville, SC
  11. Food Lion
  12. Gallman Personnel Services
  13. Georgia-Pacific
  14. HCR ManorCare
  15. Kudzu Staffing
  16. Lexington County Sheriff’s Dept.
  17. Lowe’s of Orangeburg
  18. Marathon Staffing
  19. MAU
  20. McDonald’s
  21. Mecklenburg County, N.C. Sheriff’s Office
  22. Onin Staffing
  23. Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College
  24. Organo International
  25. Perlon/Hahl, Inc.
  26. Qualfon USA East
  27. Randstad US – Allied Air
  28. Rockland Industries
  29. S.C. Dept. of Corrections
  30. S.C. Dept. of Probation, Parole & Pardon Services
  31. S.C. Dept. of Public Safety
  32. S.C. Dept. of Social Services
  33. S.C. Dept. of Transportation
  34. S.C. DHEC (Dept. of Health & Environmental Control)
  35. SC DMV
  36. Signarama
  37. SEFA Transportation
  38. Sloan Construction Company
  39. Stier Supply Company
  40. Still Hopes Retirement Community
  41. Telamon
  42. Verizon
  43. Waffle House
  44. WeKnowIT
  45. Wise Staffing Group


2017 Orangeburg County Job Fair Agencies/Schools

  1. Aiken Area Red Cross
  2. Claflin University
  3. Department of Veterans Affairs
  4. Job Corps
  5. Midlands Fatherhood Coalition
  6. New Horizons Computer Learning Center
  7. Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College
  8. Palmetto Goodwill
  9. Project HOPE (DSS)
  10. S.C. Dept. of Vocational Rehabilitation
  11. S.C. Works – 2 tables
  12. Training Concepts
  13. University of S.C. - Sumter
  14. Urban League
  15. WyoTech