Berkeley County Ranked 8th Best in U.S. for Attracting Talent

[November 14, 2019] According to the Post and Courier, Berkeley County ranked 8th in the Nation for attracting new talent. “A new report that measures counties’ attractiveness to new talent placed Berkeley County eighth among the nation’s top-ranking… Read More

Trident Workforce Development Area Incumbent Worker Training Program Funding Available

[Oct. 23, 2019] Incumbent Worker Training funds (IWT) is being made available under provisions of the Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act.   The Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) Program provides funding to help cover the costs of training needed to… Read More

Goose Creek Job Fair

Berkeley County Host Community Job Fair in Goose Creek

[September 23, 2019] – Berkeley County Economic Development, The City of Goose Creek, and SC Works Trident will be hosting a Community Job Fair on Friday, Oct 18, 2019. The event will be held at The City of Goose Creek’s Fire Department… Read More

Berkeley’s ManuFirst SC graduates ready to join local workforce

By Jenna-Ley Harrison [email protected] Aug 19, 2019  Thirty-two Berkeley County residents celebrate graduating from the ManuFirst SC program on Aug. 13 at St. Stephen Elementary School. Berkeley County Supervisor Johnny Cribb (left) shakes hands with program graduate Daylon… Read More

Berkeley County Announces Scholarships for Manufacturing Training in St. Stephen

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, May 31, 2019) Berkeley County will host an information meeting to provide training for manufacturing positions on Thursday, June 13th at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at St. Stephen Elementary School…. Read More

Absolute Haitian Cuts Ribbon on new 116,000 Sq Ft Facility in Berkeley County

[May 30, 2019] – Berkeley County was pleased to welcome Absolute Haitian to their new plant in Moncks Corner today at the grand opening ceremony. The 116,000-square-foot facility is located in Mount Holly Commerce Park, right off Highway… Read More

Atlantic Building Components Celebrates Expansion of Moncks Corner Headquarters

[May 3, 2019] Atlantic Building Components was founded 35 years ago, in 1984, at its headquarters in Moncks Corner. The company Manufactures roof and floor trusses. Now, they have three manufacturing plants across North and South Carolina, and… Read More

Berkeley County Community Job Fair at Trident Technical College Berkeley Campus

Berkeley County Economic Development and SC Works Trident Host a Community Job Fair at Trident Technical College Berkeley Campus [April 25, 2019] – Berkeley County Economic Development and SC Works Trident will be hosting a Community Job Fair… Read More

Berkeley County takes leading role in SC economic development report

Berkeley County takes leading role in SC economic development report BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. [MONDAY, FEB 11, 2019]  Berkeley County had three of South Carolina’s top economic development announcements in 2018, according to the state’s Commerce Department, which tallied nearly… Read More

VTL Precision expanding Lowcountry presence with new operations in Berkeley County

  VTL Precision expanding Lowcountry presence with new operations in Berkeley County $8.2 million investment to house new business line in Goose Creek, S.C. COLUMBIA, S.C. [January 3, 2019] – VTL Precision, a leading developer and manufacturer of precision-engineered engine,… Read More