Trades Specialist II
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: September 22, 2014
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 to operate tandem ten-wheel dump trucks, 5 to 10 yard standard dump trucks, and flatbed trucks for hauling materials including asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe,construction materials and debris. Trains in the operation of heavier equipment including steel wheel rollers, motor graders, specialized mowers, AMZ machine, and backhoes. 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-of-ways and repairing bridges. 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. 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. Repairs potholes and base surface failures of roadway using tools including shovel,pick, rake and asphalt lute to level asphalt as needed. 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.Operates compressors, concrete mixers, jackhammers, and steam cleaners.