Highway Maintenance Worker II - Heavy Equipment Operator
Date Posted: March 25, 2021
Deadline: February 24, 2021
Organization: South Carolina Department of Transportation
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Job Type: Full Time
Wages/Salary: State Salary Range: $29,472.00 - $41,866.00 Annually
Minimum and Additional Requirements
Two (2) years of related work 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.
Operates heavy equipment such as paint truck to paint roadway lines including the installation of thermoplastic material for stop bars, turning lanes, or turn arrows. Also operates lowboy truck tractor in the transportation of paint containers and other paint materials. Operates heavy equipment such as backhoe, slope mower, and motor grader during winter months or when painting activities have ceased due to equipment breakdown or weather. Operates medium equipment such as tandem dump truck and skid steer loader for removing fallen trees from the roadway and tractor with large mower for mowing activities. Assists with instructing crew members in safety practices such as flagging operations, wearing of safety equipment, vehicle safety, and job site hazards. Coordinates placement of traffic control devices to properly set up a maintenance work zone according to SCDOT Work Zone Traffic Control Manual and Field Guide. Assists in producing daily records of work performed and materials used, records such as Highway Maintenance Management System and the maintenance requests and complaints forms. Conducts safety inspection on all assigned vehicles and equipment. Monitors the preventative maintenance program of equipment to ensure a routine maintenance schedule is followed and to monitor equipment use and wear to prolong equipment life. Operates both portable tank-mounted salt brine anti-icing equipment and standard dump truck with snow plow attachment and sand spreader to remove snow and ice from highways and bridges. Assists in emergency or inclement weather operations; may include being available for extended hours or 12-hour shifts. Performs other related job duties as assigned.
510 W Alexander Ave
Greenwood, SC 29646
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