Trades Specialist II (46222)

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: February 23, 2015

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

City: Greenwood County, South Carolina

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Wages/Salary: $17,656.00 - $32,667.00 Annually AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MIN: $26,653.00 AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MAX: $32,667.00

Requirements:

**INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY**
A 10th grade education and two and one-half (2.5) 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.

Job Description:

Operates the AMZ patching machine for paving, patching repairs to base and pavement on
roads, driveways, crossovers, turn lanes, parking areas and bridge approaches. Repairs potholes
and base surface failures of roadway using hand tools including shovel, pick, rake and asphalt
lute to level asphalt as needed. Operates tandem ten-wheel dump truck, 5 to 10 yard standard
dump truck, and flatbed truck for hauling materials including asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil,
cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Trains to operate heavier equipment including
combination front-end loader and backhoe, asphalt distributor, tractor trailer. Performs duties
using manual labor, including maintenance task 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. Flags traffic during repairs to control flow of traffic
to protect workers, general public and equipment. Operates chain saw in cutting trees on rightof-
way. Operates standard dump truck with snow plow attachment and sand spreader to
remove snow and ice from highways and bridges. Conducts and documents pre-operation
vehicle/equipment inspection. Performs other related job duties as requested or assigned by
supervisor. Operates self-propelled steel and pneumatic rollers, to compact and solidify fill
material. Operates front-end loader in the loading of materials needed for maintenance
operations, earth materials, clay, sand and aggregate. Performs preventive maintenance on
equipment as outlined in equipment specifications.

Schedule:
Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
Part-Time
Contact Name:
WANDA DAY
Application Process:
If you have any questions, please contact WANDA DAY, SC DEPT.
OF TRANSPORTATION, 510 W. ALEXANDER AVENUE, GREENWOOD, SC 29646. Phone: (864)
227-6971.**INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY**