Trade Specialist

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: February 9, 2015

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

City: Saluda County, South Carolina

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Wages/Salary: $17,656.00 - $32,667.00 Annually


A 10th grade education; 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.

Job Description:

Performs manual labor in building catch basins, pouring concrete for curbs and raised median,laying pipes for driveways and other drainage structures, repairing shoulders, clearing right-ofways and repairing bridges. Conducts and documents pre-operation vehicle/equipment inspection. Performs other related duties as requested or assigned by supervisor. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment.Operates chain saw in cutting trees on right-of-way. Trains to operate tandem or 5-yard dump truck for hauling materials including asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil,cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Assists in emergency operations when crew is in an "On Call" status after hours, weekends and holidays for all road emergencies, including inclement weather, snow and ice or hazardous road conditions. Trains in the operation of compressors, concrete mixers,jackhammers and trailer-mounted pipe cleaner. Trains in the operation of a backhoe in cleaning ditches and placing pipe. Trains on the operation of heavy equipment including front end loaders, motor graders and specialized mowers.

Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
Application Process:
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