Apr 06, 2020
Job Responsibilities Operates a tandem or 5-yard dump truck for hauling materials such as asphalt, limestone, dirt, soil, cement, pipe, construction materials and debris. Operates combination tractor mowers (sickle/rotary) in cutting right-of-way and shoulders. Operates and maintains electric/gas powered tools in various phases of roadway maintenance. Performs manual labor as necessary in maintaining the grounds of SCDOT facilities, including new planting, and maintaining existing plantings. Operates a small tractor mower, weed eater and hedger to perform these duties. Performs duties using manual labor, in such maintenance task as clearing of right-of-ways, cleaning drainage ditches, repairing shoulders, patching potholes, making base repairs, repair to bridges, paving driveways, and laying sideline/cross line pipe. Trains in the operation of a backhoe in cleaning ditches and placing pipe. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment. Operates a chain saw in cutting trees on right of way. Performs other related duties as assigned.Picks up litter and debris. Minimum and Additional Requirements A 10th grade education and two and one-half (2.5) years of related trades experience; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations. A valid drivers license is required. Necessary Special Requirement: Requires attainment of a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within six (6) months of placement in the position.
State of South Carolina Jasper County, SC