SC Department of Public Safety Trades Specialist III Band/Level 3/A (357.01) in Greenville County, South Carolina

Under general to limited supervision, performs semi-skilled trades duties in the performance of repairs, maintenance or construction of State Maintained Roadways. Assistant to Trades Specialist IV of Paving Operations Crew. Operates various equipment needed to complete full depth paving operations including, but not limited to backhoe, skid steer, rollers, and asphalt paver. Applies paints and maintains traffic pavement markings, paints and erects barricades, fabricates and erects secondary road markers, stop lines, crosswalks and turn arrow markings. Operates small traffic paint stripper machine. Performs detailed layout work, does hand painting such as crosswalks, turn lanes, and symbols. Operates line grinder to remove traffic markings. Operates small equipment, power tools and hand tools to perform assigned maintenance activities. Performs maintenance on backhoe, broom tractor, paver, roller and other supporting equipment. Assists other state/district/county crews as needed. Performs traffic control flagging operations to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment. Performs other duties as directed by supervisor. Minimum and Additional Requirements: A 10th grade education and three and one-half (3.5) years of related trades experience; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.

A valid commercial driver's license. (Note): This position requires a 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. However, applicants are required to obtain a class A commercial driver's license within six (6) months of employment.

May be required to work overtime, nights, weekends or holidays, and during inclement weather or other emergencies. 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: Trades Specialist III Band/Level 3/A (357.01)

Agency: Department of Transportation-District 3

Opening Date: Thu. 06/28/18

Closing Date/Time: Fri. 07/27/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time

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

Agency Hiring Range: Min: $28,895.00 Max:$41,046.00

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: Greenville County, South Carolina

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