SC Department of Public Safety Highway Maintenance Worker II/2C (61035155) in Chester County, South Carolina

Assists journeyman level skilled trades specialist workers in performing repairs, maintenance or construction; may operate motorized equipment used in the maintenance of highways and bridges or the movement of materials, supplies and equipment on a Chester Maintenance Work Request Crew. Operates 5 yard standard dump truck, and flatbed trucks for hauling materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Performs manual labor in building catch basins, pouring concrete for curbs and raised median, laying pipes for driveways and other drainage structures, repairing shoulders, clearing right-of-ways and repairing bridges. Performs duties using manual labor, in such maintenance tasks as clearing of right-of-ways, cleaning drainage ditches, repairing shoulders, patching potholes, making base repairs, repair to bridges, paving driveways, and laying sideling/cross line pipe. Trains to operate heavier equipment (combination front-end loader and backhoe, asphalt distributor, tractor trailer, etc.) Operates the AMZ patching machine which is used for paving, patching repairs to base and pavement on roads, driveways, crossovers, turn lanes, parking areas and bridge approaches. Operates standard dump truck with snow plow attachment and sand spreader to remove snow and ice from highways and bridges. Conducts and documents pre-operation vehicle and equipment inspection. Operates and maintains electric/gas powered tools in various phases of roadway maintenance. Performs other related job duties as requested as assigned by supervisor. Works after hours during inclement weather, emergencies and assisting on-call personnel.

Minimum and Additional Requirements:

A 10th grade education, and one and one-half (1.5) 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 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 endorsement 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

Job Title: Highway Maintenance Worker II/2C (61035155)

Agency: Department of Transportation-District 4

Opening Date: Wed. 07/11/18

Closing Date/Time: Tue. 07/31/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time

State Salary Range: $18,229.00 - $33,728.00 annually

Agency Hiring Range: Min: $26,208 Max:$33,728

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: Chester County, South Carolina

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