SC Department of Public Safety Highway Maintenance Worker 2B in Aiken County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

Trains in proper maintenance techniques with SCDOT, while performing duties using manual labor during roadway and right of way maintenance activities. Areas of work may include, but are not limited to, signage and pavement markings, driveway installation and maintenance, construction of drainage appurtenances, maintenance of drainage appurtenances, litter/debris removal, vegetation management, bridge maintenance and patching/paving. Trains in the operation of standard dump truck while hauling materials, supplies and equipment to and from job sites. Maintains working knowledge and practices of work zone safety in accordance with the MUTCD manual. Trains in the operation of small equipment, power tools, and hand tools to perform assigned maintenance activities. Flags traffic in low and high volume areas to control flow of traffic for protection of workers, equipment and general public during maintenance operations. Trains in the placement of traffic control devices in accordance with the MUTCD manual. Conducts and documents pre-trip equipment/vehicle inspection in accordance with the Department's most current rules, policies and procedures for fleet safety. Trains in the operation of standard dump truck with snow plow attachment and salt spreader to remove snow and ice from roadways and bridges. Performs other related duties as directed by supervisors or the Resident Maintenance Engineer.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

A tenth (10th) grade education; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations. A valid Class B Commercial Driver's License. NOTE: This position requires a valid Class B Commercial Driver's License. However, applicants without a Class B Commercial Driver's License will be considered if no qualified applicants with a Class B Commercial Driver's License are available. Class B Commercial Driver's License must be attained within six (6) months of placement in the position.

Additional Comments

Non Discrimination Statement: The South Carolina Department of Transportation is committed to a diverse workforce and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.

Salary: $18,229.00 - $33,728.00 Annually

Location: Aiken County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 82624

Closing: 10/19/2018 11:59 PM Eastern

Class Code: KC20

Position Number: 61032112

Normal Work Schedule (Other): Monday - Friday (8:00 - 4:30)

Pay Band: Band 2

Hiring Range - Min.: $24,960.00

Hiring Range - Max.: $33,728.00

Opening Date: 10/12/2018

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Specific Application Procedures: Apply online and fully complete all sections of the application. A resume may be provided, but will not substitute for completing any section of the application. Accurately respond to all Supplemental Questions since they are part of your official application and are used to initially screen applicants. Candidates must present documentation of their attainment of college degree(s) at the time of interview. Documentation must be either an official or unofficial copy of the college transcript or Letter of Verification of Degree from the institution's Registrar's Office. If the candidate selected for the position provided an unofficial copy, it must be replaced with an official copy no later than thirty (30) calendar days after the effective date of employment. Failure to provide documentation within the required timeframe will result in termination of employment. SCDOT Human Resources Office, Post Office Box 1086, Orangeburg, SC 29116. Phone: (803) 531-6850

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Transportation-District 7

Address: PO Drawer 1086 Orangeburg, South Carolina, 29116

Phone: 803-395-7162