Posted

6 days ago

Location

Berkeley County, SC

Description

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Performs various duties including manual labor or operating equipment in such maintenance tasks as clearing of right-of-ways, cleaning and grading drainage ditches, repairing shoulders, patching potholes, making base repairs, paving driveways, laying pipes, building catch basins and pouring concrete for curbs, sidewalks and raised medians.  Operates and maintains heavy equipment such as combination front-end loader, backhoe, excavator, motor grader, etc. used in various road maintenance activities. Operates 5 and 10 yard dump trucks in hauling equipment and construction materials such as concrete pipes, asphalt, dirt, limestone, soil, cement, and debris. Operates and maintains electric/gas powered tools including chains saws and pole saws and uses hand tools in various maintenance activities.  May instruct crew members in safety practices such as flagging operations, wearing safety equipment, vehicle safety and when working with hazardous materials and waste.  Assists in setting up work zone traffic control to include signs, cones, etc. Flags traffic during road repairs to control flow of traffic to protect workers, general public and equipment.  Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor. Assists in emergencies and inclement weather operations which may include working hours outside of normal work schedule. When crew is in an "on-call" status, employee is available 24 hours a day.
Job Type: FTE - Full-Time
Location: Berkeley County, South Carolina
Agency: Department of Transportation-District 6