Trades Specialist IV

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: October 9, 2019

Organization: Department of Transportation - District 2

Location: McCormick

City: McCormick

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $37,615 - 50,930

Requirements:

A high school diploma and six and one-half (6.5) 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:

Supervises county sign erection crew. Replaces damaged signs and posts due to traffic accidents or vandalism and removes debris from roadways. Produces accurate daily records of work performed and materials used and enters into Highway Maintenance Management System (HMMS). Maintains and accounts for all signs within the McCormick County sign room. Performs monthly inventories and accounts for all signs in HMMS. Inspects roadways for deficiencies in shoulders, signs, roadway surface, vegetation and drainage during routine day and night inspections throughout the year. Supervises crew in placement and installation of pavement markings such as stop bars, turn arrows, and railroad crossings. Supervises maintenance personnel in setup and signing of detours in emergency situations. Erects barricades, traffic control devices, and lights. Supervises the preventative maintenance of equipment to ensure routines maintenance schedule is followed and to monitor equipment use and wear to prolong equipment life. Supervises and coordinates crew in the removal of snow and ice from roadways and storm damage. Removes dead animals and debris from SCDOT roadway and right-of-way. Supervises a crew of skilled and semi skilled Trades Specialists involved in a variety of maintenance activities to maintain and preserve State maintained roads and bridges in McCormick County. Conducts routine safety meetings. Performs other duties as assigned by Resident Maintenance Engineer and Resident Maintenance Foreman. Performs annual Employee Performance Management System (EPMS) evaluations on subordinate employees. Supervises and instructs the First Aid/CPR training program for McCormick Maintenance.

Schedule:
Monday - Friday (8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Contact Name:
Wanda Day
Contact Phone Number: 864-227-6971
Application Process:
Apply online and fully complete all sections of the application. A resume may be provided, but will not substitute for completing any section of the application. Accurately respond to all Supplemental Questions since they are part of your official application and are used to initially screen applicants. Candidates must present documentation of their attainment of college degree(s) at the time of interview. Documentation must be either an official or unofficial copy of the college transcript or Letter of Verification of Degree from the Institution's Registrar's Office. If the candidate selected for the position provided an unofficial copy, it must be replaced with an official copy no later than thirty (30) calendar days after the effective date of employment. Failure to provide documentation within the required time frame will result in termination of employment.
Employer Address:

510 W. Alexander Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29646
United States