SC Department of Public Safety Trades Specialist III KC30 3B *61036217* Dorchester Maintenance in Dorchester County, South Carolina

Operates and maintains heavy motorized equipment used in various phases of roadway maintenance (e.g.: tandem dump truck, tractor, sand spreader, power broom, roller, backhoe, front-end loader, athey loader, large motor grader, bulldozer, track excavator, etc. Acts as crew leader in the constructing of traffic control operations for work zones, to include lane closures, flagging traffic, and detours for the safety of the crew and the traveling public. Acts as crew leader performing various phases of maintenance such as regrading shoulders and ditches, asphalt and concrete patching, driveway installations, clearing of R/W, constructing and repairing drainage structures, sign installation/repair, debris removal, and assist in weather emergencies, etc. Operates and maintains electric/gas powered tools in various phases of roadway maintenance (e.g.: chain saw, weed eaters, drills, jacks, wrenches, pavement breakers, air compressor, pumps, generators, etc.) To perform supervisory duties in the absence of the foreman. Responsible to perform after hour calls and to assist during emergencies such as severe weather threats, reports of damage to state properties, etc.

Minimum and Additional Requirements: A 10th grade education and four and one-half (4.5) years of related trades experience; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations. A valid drivers 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 jobs.sc.gov. 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.

Job Title: Trades Specialist III KC30 3B 61036217 Dorchester Maintenance

Agency: Department of Transportation-District 6

Opening Date: Tue. 07/03/18

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

State Salary Range: $22,182.00 - $41,046.00 annually

Agency Hiring Range: Min: $30,338.00 Max:$41,046.00

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: Dorchester County, South Carolina

Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)