SC Department of Public Safety HMW II - Heavy Equipment Operator (61035188) Charleston Maintenance in Charleston County, South Carolina
Operates and maintains excavator with specialized tree cutting attachment throughout the district. Extension tree removal and munching utilizing a 25 ton excavator on uneven, wet and sloped terrain with a 3 ton fix tooth cutting head capable of cutting any size tree. Operates excavator adjacent to live traffic on interstates and primary and secondary routes. Loads and operates semi-truck/tractor-trailer transporting wide load motorized equipment. Conducts safety inspections (preventive maintenance) on all assigned vehicles and equipment. Produces daily records of work performed and materials used, records such as HMMS and the requests and complaint forms. Set up traffic control according to SCMUTCD standards to warn motorist of road work ahead. Assists in emergency operations when crew is in an "On-Call" status after hours, weekends and holidays for all road emergencies including inclement weather, snow and ice, or hazardous road conditions and accidents. Performs other job related duties, as directed by supervision.
Minimum and Additional Requirements
Two (2) years of related work experience; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.
Necessary Special Requirement: 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.
Salary: $29,472.00 - $41,866.00 Annually
Location: Charleston County, SC
Job Type: FTE - Full-Time
Job Number: 107674
Closing: 12/10/2020 11:59 PM Eastern
Class Code: KC53
Position Number: 61035188
Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
Pay Band: Band 3
Hiring Range - Min.: $29,472.00
Hiring Range - Max.: $41,866.00
Opening Date: 11/20/2020
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer
Agency Specific Application Procedures: 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. Candidates must present documentation of their attainment of college degree(s) at the time of interview. Documentation must be either an official or unofficial copy of the college transcript or Letter of Verification of Degree from the institution's Registrar's Office. If the candidate selected for the position provided an unofficial copy, it must be replaced with an official copy no later than thirty (30) calendar days after the effective date of employment. Failure to provide documentation within the required timeframe will result in termination of employment. SCDOT District 6 Human Resources Office at 6355 Fain St., North Charleston, SC 29406, (843) 740-1665.
Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Transportation-District 6
Address: 6355 Fain Blvd. North Charleston, South Carolina, 29406