Trades Specialist II (50205)

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: July 28, 2015

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

City: Abbeville, SC

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


A 10th grade education; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources. 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 asphalt related duties such as patching potholes, paving driveways and repairing low shoulder. Performs such tasks as cutting trees and assisting when cleaning ditches and laying sideline and crossline pipe. Trains in the operation of AMZ patching machine used for patching potholes, base and surface repairs, and asphalt related repairs to driveways, roads and bridge approaches. Trains to operate dump truck in hauling asphalt and other materials. Trains to operate dump trucks with plow and spreader attachment during winter weather operations. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, equipment and the general public. Performs other related duties as assigned by supervisor.

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