Date Posted: June 21, 2023

Deadline: June 28, 2023

Organization: Department of Transportation-District 2

Location: Newberry

City: Newberry

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Hiring Range - Min. $48,157.00

Minimum and Additional Requirements

A high school diploma and three (3) years of progressively responsible engineering technician related experience. Relevant experience may substitute for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis. Attainment of a Technician Certification in accordance with the SCDOT Technician Certification Policy may substitute for six (6) months of directly related experience.

Job Description:
Job Responsibilities

Performs duties as a certified inspector in at least four specialized areas using relevant SCDOT, ACI, and SCDHEC certifications.  Certifications can include: SCDOT Asphalt Roadway Technician, SCDOT Earthwork & Drainage Inspector, SCDOT Concrete Field Technician, SCDOT Foundations Technician, SCDOT Pavement Preservation Level 1, ACI Concrete Field Technician - Grade 1, and SCDHEC Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector.  Acts as lead inspector to ensure all required tests are performed and all samples are obtained.  Ensures all daily work reports and inspection forms are accurate and no more than 7 days behind.  Performs Wage Interviews, traffic control inspections, and erosion control inspections.  Reviews and enters sample and material certification information into ProjectWise and AASHTOWare in a timely manner.   Reviews contracts, plans, standard drawings, and all specifications to ensure contractors are meeting requirements.   Operates all survey equipment to verify contractor's work.  Observes drilled shaft and pile installations to obtain or maintain SCDOT Foundations Certification.   Meets with general public, contractors, property owners, and utility companies.   Assists in the preparation of final plans and monthly construction estimates.  Notifies the contractor, lead inspector, Assistant Resident Construction Engineer (ARCE), or Resident Construction Engineer (RCE) of any issues that occur on the project site and ensures conflicts are resolved in an appropriate and timely manner.   Accurately measures, calculates, and records quantities of installed contract pay items in the field and enters the information into SiteManger and/or AASHTOWare for accurate contractor payment.   Performs other related duties as assigned.

Normal Work Schedule:
Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
Contact Name:
Wanda Day
Contact Phone Number: 864-227-6971
Application Process:
Agency Specific Application Procedures:
You MUST demonstrate in the education and/or work experience sections of the application that you at least meet the minimum qualifications noted for the position. 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. If the selected candidate indicates attainment of a college degree(s), he/she may be required to provide an official college transcript within thirty (30) calendar days of employment. Failure to provide documentation within the required time frame may result in termination of employment. If you have any questions, please contact WANDA DAY, SC DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION, 510 W. ALEXANDER AVENUE, GREENWOOD, SC 29646. Phone: (864) 227-6971.
Employer Address:

510 W. Alexander Avenue
Newberry, SC 29646
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.