Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: November 29, 2012

Organization: SC Dept. of Transportation

City: Laurens

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: $31,182.00 - $57,695.00 Annually AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MIN: 34,923.00 AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MAX: 57,695.00


A high school diploma and six (6) years of progressively responsible field experience in geodetic
surveying or related area; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State
Human Resources Regulations.
A valid Motor Vehicle Operator's License.

Job Description:

Performs foundation inspection of driven piles and drilled shafts for bridge construction.
Ensures all approved methods of installation and SCDOT design specifications are met, including
load bearing capacity of driven piles, and correct bearing strata of drilled shaft foundation.
Performs primary inspection on various bridge construction including column construction, cap
and deck construction by ensuring correct placement of reinforcing steel, concrete placement,
verifying dimensions, and checking elevations. Inspects roadway construction including
placement of fill material in embankments. Performs compaction tests utilizing Nuclear Density
Gauge to ensure contract requirements are met. Inspects placement of concrete and other
types of drainage pipe. Inspects construction of catch basins, curb and gutter, all bases,
guardrail, and seeding. Performs NPDES erosion control inspection and monitoring. Inspects
erosion control items and maintains documentation to ensure compliance with NPDES permit.
Performs asphalt roadway inspection by checking rates of placement, and using a Nuclear
Density Gauge to determine acceptability of finished product. Checks rate of tack dispensed,
monitors rolling patterns, and placement of painted lines. Monitors the sampling and testing of
all materials used on construction projects to ensure materials meet required specifications.
Monitors traffic control procedures on assigned projects to ensure the approved traffic control
plan is being adhered to. Prepares reports to include daily work reports, erosion control
reports, monthly estimates, final estimates, and final plans to ensure contractor are properly
paid for all work completed satisfactory. Trains subordinates in all aspects of construction work
to include field inspections, sampling and testing of materials, maintaining daily diaries, using
Site Manager.

FTE - Full-Time
NORMAL WORK SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
Contact Name:
Wanda Day
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 in
termination of employment. If you have any questions, please contact WANDA DAY, SC DEPT.