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SC Department of Public Safety HMW II Heavy Equipment Operator (61033075) **INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY** in Lexington County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities


Operates backhoe or excavator in order to access, maintain and rehabilitate county wide bridges. Ensures work has been completed to achieve positive drainage and minimize future erosion problems. Assists other Lexington Maintenance crews as needed in the operation activities requiring a backhoe and/or excavator. Performs duties in the maintenance and repair of bridge bearing assemblies. This requires removing rust and debris, replacing missing or damaged bolts and lubricating assembly. This work ensures that the spans are free to move as designed. Works with others in the cleaning and rehabilitation of expansion joints. Uses a pick or other suitable tool to remove old brittle expansion material and debris. Insert new backer rod and assist with the installation of new expansion compound. This procedure will ensure that water is kept from seeping between the spans and that the deck can expand and contract properly. Operates a standard on and one half ton flatbed truck to haul equipment, supplies and crew members to and from the job site. Operates 5-yard dump truck with sander during snow and ice storms.

This position is located at District 1 Lexington Maintenance

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 a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within six (6) months of placement in the position.

Additional Comments

A resume may be included but NOT substituted for completing the education, work experience, or any other sections of the application. Supplemental Questions are considered part of the application and must be completed. 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. May be required to work overtime, nighttime, and/or weekends during hazardous weather or emergencies.

Salary: $29,472.00 - $41,866.00 Annually

Location: Lexington County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 106276

Closing: 11/2/2020 11:59 PM Eastern

Class Code: KC53

Position Number: 61033075

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: 10/12/2020

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 One HR Office, 1400 Shop Road, Columbia, SC, 29201. Phone: 803-737-6660.

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Transportation-District 1

Address: 1400 Shop Road Columbia, South Carolina, 29201

Phone: 803-737-6662