SC Department of Public Safety Highway Maintenance Worker II/2D (61034250) in Cherokee County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

Under general supervision, helps skilled workers perform repairs, maintenance or construction. May operate motorized equipment used in the maintenance of highways or the movement of materials, supplies and equipment. May independently perform maintenance tasks requiring a limited degree of professional skill. May function as a lead worker on County Work Request operations for a small crew of workers. Trains to operate heavier equipment such as motor graders, specialized mowers and AMZ patching machine. Operates single axle dump trucks with trailers for hauling material and transporting equipment for maintenance and construction operations. Leads a small crew of 2 or 3 people in assigned tasks such as tree removal, cleaning pipes and ditches, limb trimming, weed eating, facility maintenance, litter and dead animal removal, etc. Flags during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment. Operates 5 yard standard dump truck and flatbed truck for hauling materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Trains to operate a backhoe in cleaning ditches and placing pipe. Trains to operate a pipe washer in cleaning driveway and cross line pipes. Operates frontend loader in the loading of materials needed for maintenance operations, e.g. earth materials, clay, sand and aggregate. Conducts and documents pre-operation vehicle/equipment inspection. Works after hours during inclement weather, emergencies and assisting on-call personnel. Performs other job related duties as requested or 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 Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL). (Note:) This position requires a valid Class A Commercial Driver's License. However, applicants without a Class A Commercial Driver's License will be considered if no qualified applicants with a Class A Commercial Driver's License are available.

A valid Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with tanker endorsements is required 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: Cherokee County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 82349

Closing: 10/18/2018 11:59 PM Eastern

Class Code: KC20

Position Number: 61034250

Normal Work Schedule (Other): Monday - Friday (7:00 - 3:30)

Pay Band: Band 2

Hiring Range - Min.: $27,519.00

Hiring Range - Max.: $33,728.00

Opening Date: 10/04/2018

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 Four, 1232 J.A. Cochran Bypass, Chester, SC 29706. Phone: (803) 377-4155.

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Transportation-District 4

Address: PO Box 130 1232 J A Cochran Bypass Chester, South Carolina, 29706

Phone: 803-385-4223