SC Department of Public Safety Mechanic III/4A (61033842) **Re-advertisement** in Cherokee County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

*This is a re-advertisement. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to re-apply.*

Performs skilled or supervisory tasks to maintain automotive or construction equipment. Positions in this class exercise discretion in diagnosing and repairing mechanical problems in motorized equipment. Performs Minor and major repairs on cars, dump trucks, and tractors. Repairs hydraulic systems on tractors. Certified to repairs and recharge air condition systems. Recover and recycle refrigerant. Repairs brake systems. Replace water pumps, replaces transmission, and install load covers. Makes repairs to steering and suspension-mount tires. Performs preventive maintenance on all types of vehicles and equipment. Performs brake repairs on truck and tractors. Changes oil and filters, replaces belts and hoses, services transmissions, and inspects and repairs exhaust systems. Performs electrical and acetylene welding. Does welding repairs on mowers and equipment. Fabricates from stock materials to make repairs. Assists in keeping shop and grounds clean and orderly. Assist in unloading Supply truck. Assists in painting and repairs to Shop, Office, and Truck Shed. Helps to load and unload Supply Truck, heavy lifting required. During inclement weather, installs and repairs snow plows and sand spreaders. Repairs lights and electrical systems. Replaces switches, lights, and wiring on trucks and spreaders. Replaces hydraulic hoses and motors on spreaders. Works after hours during inclement weather and emergencies. Performs other job related duties assigned by supervisor.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

A 10th grade education, and three and one-half (3.5) years of experience that is directly related to the area of employment; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.

A valid commercial driver's license. (Note): This position requires a commercial driver's license. However, applicants without a commercial driver's license will be considered if no qualified applicants with a commercial driver's license are available. However, applicants are required to obtain a commercial driver's license with tanker endorsement within six (6) months of employment.

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: $26,988.00 - $49,932.00 Annually

Location: Cherokee County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 81796

Closing: 12/20/2018 11:59 PM Eastern

Class Code: KD15

Position Number: 61033842

Normal Work Schedule: Other

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

Pay Band: Band 4

Hiring Range - Min.: $32,955.00

Hiring Range - Max.: $49,932.00

Opening Date: 09/19/2018

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