Smart Jobs

  • What is SMART Jobs?

    SMART Jobs is a scholarship program funded by Spartanburg County to provide intensive short-term training for Spartanburg County residents leading to career growth and full-time employment opportunities.
    The program is also sponsored by the SC Employment Security Commission and supported by the Spartanburg Herald-Journal, Spartanburg County Economic Futures Group, and the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce.

    What are the Qualifications to Participate in the SMART Jobs Program?
    • Resident of Spartanburg County
    • High school diploma or GED
    • Unemployed or underemployed (less than 30 hours/week)
    • Eligible for rehire from most recent employment if unemployed
    • Be seeking training to lead to full-time employment

    Getting Started

    Eligible participants who would like more information about the SMART Jobs program should contact the SMART Jobs Caseworker at (864) 592-4953.
    Please bring a picture ID and your resume to the appointment.

    What are the Training Options?
    • Administrative Office
    • Computer Software
    • Healthcare Programs
    • Manufacturing/Industrial/Construction
    • Additional training options may be available based on individual need