Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: September 4, 2013

Organization: Department of Transportation District 2

City: Richland County, South Carolina

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A 10th grade education and three and one-half (3.5) years of work experience that involved the
independent performance of job duties directly related to the area of employment, or an approved
acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations. Necessary Special
Requirement: This position requires attainment of a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within six
(6) months of placement in the position.
Must be able to work in uncomfortable positions for a long period of time. Must be able to withstand
bending , reaching, stretching , climbing, stooping, crouching, standing, sitting, lying and lifting. Must be
able to work inside or outside, which includes inclement weather, noise, dirt, oil and grease on a daily
basis. 80% of the technicians work requires strength in removing and installing heavy items.

Job Description:

Reads and interprets technical manuals, charts, and parts manuals to plan work and select replacement
parts. Troubleshoots repairs and overhaul gasoline and diesel engines. Repairs and rebuilds automatic and
manual transmissions in CDL trucks and all heavy equipment. Repairs differentials, PTO's, power steerin g
units, clutches , hydraulic brakes, forklifts, jacks, and performs chassis work. Uses gas and elctric
welding/cutting to repair worn and broken equipment. Manufactures broken or lost pieces. Manufactures
special equipment and installs truck bodies. repairs trailers and performs maintenance on all equipment.
Check, adjust, and repair air brakes and components. Rebuilds hydraulic pumps, motors, cylinders, values
and complete systems. Repairs small engines, generators , air compressors, and steam cleaners.
Troubleshoots electrical equipment and performs other related duties as may be required to accomplish
the Equipment Depot's mission.

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 timeframe will result intermination of employment. SCDOT Human Resources Office, Room 115, 955 Park Street,
Columbia, SC 29201. Phone: (803) 737-1321 .