To manage all of the attractions, Charleston County Parks is hiring now. Attendants are needed for gate operations, concessions, tickets, parking, and retail operations. There are also openings for maintenance, and to play Santa Claus.
Dorchester County has a population of more than 167,000. It is home to more than half a dozen cities and towns, and has more than 800 full-time employees. County employees qualify for SC State retirement benefits.
“They didn’t think we were coming. We sat there I think we arrived there like 8 in the morning on a Monday morning and by the time they figured out where they are going to house us, it was 4 o’clock that afternoon.”