SC Department of Public Safety Highway Maintenance Worker II (78983) in Greenwood County, South Carolina

Operates medium duty equipment such as boom and bat wing mowers, belt loader, tandem dump truck, and rollers. Performs duties using manual labor, in such maintenance tasks as clearing rights-of-way, cleaning drainage ditches, repairing shoulders, patching potholes, making base repairs, repairing bridges, paving driveways, and laying sideline/cross line pipe. Operates tandem ten-wheel dump truck, 5-10 yard standard dump truck, and flatbed truck for hauling materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement pipe, construction materials and debris. Assists in the replacement of missing and damaged signs, erects new signs, and repairs old signs. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public, and equipment. 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/equipment inspection. Performs preventive maintenance on equipment as outlined in equipment specifications. Performs other related job 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. (NOTE): This position requires a valid Class "A" Commercial Driver's License within six (6) months of placement in the position. 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.

Preferred Qualifications: None. Additional Comments: A RESUME MAY BE INCLUDED BUT NOT SUBSTITUTED FOR COMPLETING THE ENTIRE APPLICATION. RESUMES ARE NOT REVIEWED TO DETERMINE IF AN APPLICANT MEETS REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS ARE CONSIDERED PART OF THE APPLICATION AND MUST BE COMPLETED.

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 (78983)

Agency: Department of Transportation-District 2

Opening Date: Fri. 07/06/18

Closing Date/Time: Thu. 07/19/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time

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

Agency Hiring Range: Min: $27,519.00 Max:$33,728.00

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: Greenwood County, South Carolina

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