Talent & Workforce

Talent is increasingly being recognized as a driver of economic development. Dorchester County’s exceptional public school system and local higher education options, combined with an array of talent resources, helps create a vibrant and educated talent pool for new and existing employers. As a part of a rapidly growing region to both live and visit, Dorchester County recognizes workforce development is critical for any industry’s success.

Working in Dorchester County

In 2023, DCED participated in or hosted more than 5 job fairs plus a Regional Youth Job Fair which was directed towards students nearing graduation or on the cusp of entering the workforce. Combined, an impressive 199 employers were presented to 449 job seekers. Additionally, 110 employers over 2 days were introduced to 1700 students from 52 regional schools.



Training & Education

Employment Opportunities