SC Department of Public Safety Highway Maintenance Worker KC20 2D *61035326* Berkeley Maintenance Re-advertisement in Berkeley County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities


Performs manual labor and uses hand tools in laying pipes, building catch basins, pouring concrete for curbs, sidewalks and raised median, cleaning ditches, repairing shoulders, clearing right-of-ways, paving driveways, patching potholes and making base repairs. Flags traffic in work zones during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment. Trains in the operation of a motor grader, machining shoulders, spreading and leveling materials in order to ensure proper drainage of roadway. Trains in the operation of a skid steer and various attachments including the milling head, broom and gyro trac.Trains in the operation of a backhoe in cleaning ditches and placing pipe. Operates 5 to 10 yard standard dump truck for hauling construction materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, pipe and debris. Trains in the operation of front-end loaders and self-propelled belt loaders. Operates and maintains electric/gas powered tools in various phases of roadway maintenance. Assists in after hour emergencies including removing fallen trees, providing traffic control for accidents, etc. Assists in the removal of snow and ice from highways and bridges or storm debris caused by hazardous weather such as hurricanes or tornadoes. When crew is in an "on-call" status, employee is available 24 hours a day. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

A 10th grade education and two and one-half (2.5) years of related trades experience; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations. A valid motor vehicle license is required. Necessary Special Requirement: Requires attainment of a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within six (6) months of placement in the position.

Additional Comments

Applications accepted on-line at Additional questions regarding the application process should be directed to: District 6 HR at 843 740-1665.

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: Berkeley County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 61035326

Closing: 10/16/2018 11:59 PM Eastern

Class Code: KC20

Position Number: 61035326

Pay Band: Band 2

Hiring Range - Min.: $27,519.00

Hiring Range - Max.: $33,728.00

Opening Date: 08/08/2018

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 District 6 Human Resources Office at 6355 Fain St., North Charleston, SC 29406, (843) 740-1665.

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Transportation-District 6

Address: 6355 Fain Blvd. North Charleston, South Carolina, 29406

Phone: 843-746-6717