Highway Maintenance Worker II 89855

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: August 7, 2019

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

Location: Newberry

City: Newberry

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Agency Hiring Range: $26,732 (min) - $34,402 (max)

Requirements:

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

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.

Job Description:

This is a re-advertisement. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to reapply.
Trains in the operation of Athey loader, backhoe, and other specialized machinery in the construction, installation, maintenance, and repair of roadside shoulders, roadside and outfall ditches, driveways, pipeline, grading for positive drainage, specialty asphalt projects, and loading trucks with filled materials. Operates 5 yard and tandem dump trucks hauling equipment and materials to and from job sites. 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, repairing bridges, paving driveways, and laying sideline/cross line pipe. Performs duties as required for normal daily operations such as flagging, work zone setup and take down, follow vehicle driving, small power tool operations, and tree removal. Performs duties as required for stand-by crew rotation, emergencies, snowice, and equipment operation such as plow, loader, or spreader, requiring right-of-way debris removal. Performs other related duties as required.

Schedule:
Monday-Friday, 8:30-5:00
Contact Name:
Wanda Day
Contact Phone Number: (864) 227-6971
Application Process:
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 the 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) calendar days after the effective date of employment. Failure to provide documentation within the required time frame will result in termination of employment.
Employer Address:

510 W. Alexander Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29646
United States