State of South Carolina
Job title: HMW II: Heavy Equipment Operator (61033164) Jasper Maintenance – Re-Advertisement
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Company: State of South Carolina
Job description: **This is a re-advertisement. Previous applicants are still being considered for this position and do not need to re-apply**
Performs a variety of highway vegetation management activities using heavy equipment such as complex mowers and powered hand tools also small tractor mower, weed eater and hedger. Coordinates the placement of traffic control devices to properly set up a maintenance work zone according to the SCDOT Work Zone Traffic Control Manual and Field Guide to warn motorists. Removes litter, debris and dead animals from roadway and rights-of-way. This position requires employee to lift heavy objects. Operates heavy equipment such as backhoe sloping highway shoulders and ditch banks, site areas, bushes from right-of-ways and overhanging tree limbs along state maintained highways. Operates and maintains hand tools/ electric/gas/ powered tools in various phases of roadway maintenance such as; chain saw, weed eater, tree prunner, rake, shovel, lute board, drills, jacks, wrenches,etc. Performs vegetation operations of bridges, overpass and structures that are not handled by contractors. Assists in emergency and inclement weather operations (snow/ice, hurricanes, etc.), to include operating medium or heavy duty equipment. May include being available for extended working hours or 12-hour shifts. Performs other related job duties as requested or assigned by supervisor.Two (2) years of related work experience; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations. Necessary Special Requirement: A valid motor vehicle operator’s license is required upon entry to the position. Requires attainment of a Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of placement in the position. Applications accepted on-line at careers.sc.gov. Supplemental questions are considered part of the application and must be completed. Additional questions regarding the application process should be directed to: District 6 HR at 843-740-1665.
Non Discrimination Statement:
The South Carolina Department of Transportation is committed to a diverse workforce and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.
Expected salary: $32104 – 44199 per year
Location: Jasper County, SC
Job date: Tue, 02 Aug 2022 22:43:24 GMT