OCSO Employment Opportunities

The Sheriff's Office hires based on openings. If you are interested in a career with the Sheriff's Office, submit an application. We will contact you if you are a candidate for an open position.

To view other County job opportunities, please visit the Orangeburg County Job Boards.

Volunteer Chaplin Positions

The Volunteer Chaplains program will provide non-denominational spiritual guidance to the men and women of the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office and the victims of crime across the county. Regular or duly ordained ministers, rabbis, or recognized clergy interested in this position, should complete an application and forward it to the attention of Deputy Major Rene Williams.

Volunteer Chaplin Application


We request that any student interested in an internship with the OCSO, please contact your schools intern coordinator. Intern slots are limited and applications are accepted one semester in advance.

For college students requesting more information about our intern program, please contact Ashley Frazier at (803) 533-6414. For high school students interested in an internship, please contact Capt. James Green at (803) 533-6275.

Volunteer Victims' Advocate Program

The Volunteer Advocates program offers individuals an opportunity to receive training and direction for individuals to become certified to offer service as a Victims Advocate in the state of South Carolina. Anyone regardless of age or work experience is asked to submit an application to participate.

Applications can be submitted to the Victims' Services Unit at 1032 Chestnut Street.

Citizen's Academy

Apply to participate in an upcoming class to gain an in-depth knowledge of law enforcement functions in Orangeburg County as well as crime prevention strategies to protect your family and your property.

Completed application packages for employment and internships should be submitted to the OCSO at:

  • Mailing Address
  • Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office
  • PO Box 9000
  • Orangeburg, SC 29116