Trades Specialist IV (71536)
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: December 7, 2017
Organization: SC Department of Transportation-District 2
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Job Type: Full Time
Wages/Salary: AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MIN: $33,448.00 AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MAX: $49,932.00
A high school diploma and four and one-half (4.5) 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.
Supervises the construction and/or fabrication of pre-cast concrete bridges. Supervises the crew in driving steel H piling to bearing on bridge projects. Responsible for welding pile tips onto piling and splicers as needed. Supervises crane operations in bridge erection and repairs, setting drainage structures, and loading materials. Constructs wooden forms to build caps and footings. Operates 18 wheeler and flatbed trucks for hauling materials such as asphalt, limestone, weight dirt, soil, cement pipe, and construction materials and debris. Constructs the proper silt fencing to prevent silt from entering the watershed around the bridge site. Performs other job related duties, including on call for after hour emergencies. Assumes supervisor's duties and responsibilities during their absence. Places class D concrete into the forms and finished the exposed top to have neoprene bearing pads attached. Constructs reinforcing steel cages to be used in footings and caps. Performs preventative maintenance on equipment as outlined in equipment specifications.