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SC Department of Public Safety Trades Specialist IV (Three Vacancies) in Lexington County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

Performs multi-skilled duties of moderate difficulty in general maintenance of building and equipment, preventative maintenance and general repairs on assigned campus(es). Preventative maintenance tasks may include changing and cleaning filters in air handling units, cleaning grease and oil fans, motors and pumps, monitoring and making adjustments to mechanical equipment. Uses and monitors work order system. Performs general repairs to buildings and plant equipment such as: cleaning and clearing stoppages in drains, sinks, sewer lines, toilets; replaces/repair electrical switches, receptacles, lights, motors; repairs broken doors, door hardware and locks, windows, restroom equipment; makes minor repairs to sheetrock and performs painting of small areas. Surveys campus and buildings daily to identify problems with lighting, water leaks, unsafe conditions, etc. and corrects problems identified or erects appropriate warnings signs/barriers. Reports major repairs to supervisor. Coordinates with outside vendors and contractors for repairs; coordinates and secures quotes/bids from vendors; approves payments to vendors/contractors. Determines and acquires materials to perform maintenance and repairs as directed by supervisor.

Midlands Technical College is dedicated to providing excellent service to its students, employees, and the community. In doing so, all MTC employees will take two Service Excellence courses; Service Excellence is a college-wide program to enhance our collective efforts of ensuring MTC is a first-choice college.

This position is located on Beltline and Northeast Campuses in the Operations department.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

Associate's degree plus two (2) years directly related work experience; or high school diploma plus four (4) years directly related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Must have and maintain a valid South Carolina driver’s license. Must have extensive knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, electrical and HVAC. Must be able to use trade tools and equipment. Must have knowledge of state-of-the-art HVAC controls and ability to operate personal phone and computer in conjunction with these controls. Must be able to obtain EPA certification in CFC refrigerant recovery. Must be familiar with OSHA safety policies and procedures such as LOTO, arc flash, ladder safety, fall protection, etc. Must be able to lift 50 lbs unassisted, climb 12-foot ladders and perform physical tasks normally associated with maintenance work. Required skills may be acquired in vocational school, trade school, technical school, or by on-the-job training.* *

Salary: $27,527.00 - $50,930.00 Annually

Location: Lexington County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 3109

Closing: Continuous

Class Code: KC40

Position Number: 137895

Normal Work Schedule: Other

Pay Band: Band 4

Hiring Range - Min.: $26,988.00

Hiring Range - Max.: $42,000.00

Opening Date: 09/21/2020

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Specific Application Procedures: Qualified applicants must visit the SC State Jobs website at to complete and submit an on-line application. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of applications. Transcripts must be submitted with the employment application when a degree is required. Copies of transcripts are accepted for screening; official transcripts are required if hired.

Normal Work Schedule (Other): Beltline (A) Monday-Thursday – 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; Friday – 8:00 am - 1:30 pm Beltline (B) Monday-Thursday – 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm; Friday – 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Northeast (C) Monday-Thursday – 6:30 am - 3:00 pm; Friday – 6:30 am - 12:00 pm

Agency: State of South Carolina Midlands Technical College

Address: P.O. Box 2408 Columbia, South Carolina, 29202

Phone: 803-822-3399