SC Department of Public Safety Highway Maintenance Worker II 2D (61033225) in Lexington County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

Operates Durapatcher in a safe and efficient manner. Ensures proper preventative maintenance is done in accordance with SCDOT Fleet Safety and manufacturers operation manual. Patches pot holes by cutting out area, adding tac and asphalt, when tamping for a good seal. Paves Interstate and turning lanes using good techniques. Uses shovel and other hand tools to ensure the area is level and that all loose material has been removed. Operates the slope mower in cutting back right-of-way. Performs proper maintenance on mower which includes grease daily, ensure blades are sharp and deck is kept clean. Ensure all mowing signs and safety guards are in place before operation begins. Performs preventive maintenance and minor repairs to tractor such as changing tires, blades and replacing light bulbs. Flags traffic for protection of workers and

  • motorist. Assists in the placement of traffic control devices for work zone safety according to the South Carolina Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices. Operates 5 yard dump truck to haul debris and asphalt. Checks the gas and follows the preventive maintenance program daily. Ensures tarp is in place and all loose material is removed from the sides of truck and tail gate before operation begins. Works with shovel, bush axe, chain saw, limb chipper, pole saw and sling blade to dear site areas and right-of-way by hand and to remove dead trees. Ensures all safety equipment is used when operating tools and equipment. Operates mower/bush hog in clearing site hazards. Performs other related duties as required by supervisor.

_This position is located in District 1 - Lexington Maintenance _

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.

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.

Class A Commercial Driver's License must be attained within six (6) months of placement in the position.

May be required to work overtime, nighttime, and/or weekends during hazardous weather or emergencies.

Additional Comments

A resume may be included but NOT substituted for completing the education, work experience, or any other sections of the application. 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

Salary: $18,229.00 - $33,728.00 Annually

Location: Lexington County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 83700

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

Class Code: KC20

Position Number: 61033225

Pay Band: Band 2

Hiring Range - Min.: $27,519.00

Hiring Range - Max.: $33,728.00

Opening Date: 11/09/2018

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 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) days calendar days after the effective date of employment. Failure to provide documentation within the required timeframe will result in termination will result in termination of employment. SCDOT District 1-HR Office, 1400 Shop Road, Columbia, SC 29201. Phone # 803-737-6660.

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Transportation-District 1

Address: 1400 Shop Road Columbia, South Carolina, 29201

Phone: 803-737-6662