Trades Specialist II (50958)

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: August 21, 2015

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

City: Newberry, 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 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:

Assists with vegetation management, drainage issue correction, pothole patching, guardrail repair, litter pickup, and other required duties relating to maintenance of Interstate 26 in Newberry County. Assists with installation of driveways, drainage issue correction, pothole patching, on State-maintained roads in Newberry County. Trains to operate 5 yard dump truck hauling equipment and materials to and from job sites. Performs duties using manual labor, in such maintenance tasks as clearing of right-of-ways and repairing shoulders, patching potholes, and making base repairs. Performs flagging, work zone setup and take down, and follow vehicle driving duties. Operates small power tools and remove tree from right-of-way.

Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
Application Process:
Interested applicants apply online at