Trades Specialist II (47687)
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: April 22, 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
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.
Trains in the operation of tandem or 5 yard truck for hauling materials including, asphalt,limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe, construction materials, and debris. Trains in the operation of heavier equipment including tandem dump trucks, front-end loaders, self-propelled belt loaders,steel wheel and pneumatic rollers, motor graders, specialized mowers and backhoes. Performs duties using manual labor, in such 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 road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment. Operates chain saw in cutting trees in right-of-way. Conducts and documents pre-operation vehicle/equipment inspection.Performs other related job duties as requested or assigned by supervisor. Trains in the operation of standard dump truck with snow plow attachment and sand spreader to remove snow and ice from highways and bridges. Performs preventative maintenance on equipment as outlined in the equipment manual.