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SC Department of Employment and Workforce
200 Victory Lane
Conway, South Carolina 29526
Phone: (843) 234-9675

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UTILITY WORKER - CONSTRUCTION

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:

Performs unskilled work in the installation and construction of water and sewer lines and appurtenances; does related work as required. Work is performed under regular supervision.

TYPICAL TASKS:

Works as a member of a crew installing and repairing water and sewer lines;
Assists with water and sewer taps and service connections;
Makes bores;
Assists with flagging and traffic control operations;
Keeps trucks stocked with necessary equipment, supplies and fuel;
Backfills ditch after repair has been completed or pipe has been laid;
Locates and installs valves;
Draws small maps of valve locations;
Operates truck, tractor, back-hoe, air hammer, tapping machine and mechanical equipment in connection with the above tasks;
Installs fire hydrants;
Performs landscaping on property after work is completed;
Assists with wiring residential grinder stations;
Performs related tasks as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Some knowledge of the tools, materials and equipment used in the installation, replacement, maintenance and repair of water and/or sewer lines; some knowledge of a variety of maintenance and manual tasks involved in the installation, maintenance, repair and replacement of water and/or sewer lines and appurtenances; some knowledge in the use of common hand and power tools; some knowledge of the safe use and operation and preventive maintenance of common automotive and mechanical equipment; ability to perform manual and semi-skilled labor for extended periods, ability to perform strenuous manual labor under all weather conditions in the field; ability to lift 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects; ability to bend, reach and stand for extended periods of time, climb ladders, twist, sit, kneel, crawl, squat and walk; and ability to drive a vehicle daily.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and some experience in the maintenance, repair and/or construction of water and sewer lines.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Possession of valid Commercial Driver’s License Permit issued by the State of South Carolina. Must obtain Commercial Driver’s License within three (3) months of employment.

THIS POSITION IS OPEN IN THE CONSTRUCTION DEPARTMENT. SALARY RANGE IS $23,732.80 -$49,337.60. DEADLINE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATION IS 5:00PM, WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2018.