HMW II: Heavy Equipment Operator (61032980) Dorchester Maintenance – Re-Advertisement

Job title: HMW II: Heavy Equipment Operator (61032980) Dorchester Maintenance – Re-Advertisement

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**

Operates heavy motorized equipment in a variety of activities associated with the construction, repair, and preservation of roads and bridges on the State highway system. Examples include base and surface repairs of full depth asphalt/concrete, patching/minor leveling, major leveling/strengthening, digging out and backfilling bad areas in roadways in preparation for resurfacing and skim-patching all within Dorchester County. Operates and maintains heavy motorized equipment used in various phases of roadway maintenance. (e.g.; backhoe, excavator, front end loader, truck mounted road patcher, etc.) 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. Performs manual labor as necessary patching potholes and base surface failures using electric/gas powered tools and hand tools to perform these duties. Examples of tools include drills, jacks, concrete saw, pavement breakers, air compressor, sprayers, shovel, asphalt lute, etc.) Assists in emergency and inclement weather operations, to include operating medium duty equipment. May include being available for extended working hours or 12-hour shifts. Performs other duties as required 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 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: Dorchester County, SC

Job date: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 07:46:43 GMT

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