Trades Technician II (Construction)

  • North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $17.16 - $23.34 Hourly USD

Job Description


All Charleston County Employees, as a condition of employment must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide their vaccination card.

This is a working crew leader position overseeing and directing the activities of a crew of Construction/Maintenance Workers and Trade Technicians in the maintenance and construction of County properties, drainage, and road right of ways.

HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $17.16 - $23.34

APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2022 or earlier if filled.

Duties and Responsibilities

Primary tasks will include construction and maintenance/repair of stormwater boxes, culverts, curb and gutter, sidewalks, slabs, and other various concrete and masonry needs. Additional duties to be performed are installation and removal of temporary barricades and traffic control measures for construction projects/detours, assist with hydro-seeding operations, as well as minor fence repairs and pavement marking. Selected candidate will be required to operate and maintain assigned vehicle and hand and power tools/equipment in a safe and productive manner, ensure compliance to all established safety rules and regulations and trains crew in same; keep immediate supervisor informed regarding work progress; and attend meetings, conferences, training sessions, and workshops as necessary to remain current on practices and new developments in assigned work area.

Minimum Qualifications

Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) supplemented with 3 years' applicable experience as well as the ability to provide effective leadership, motivation, and supervision to subordinate personnel.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Experience with computers and/or tablets is preferred. Must obtain an Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Inspector certification within six months of employment. A valid SC driver's license or the ability to obtain one prior to acceptance of the position is required.Closing Date/Time: 5/1/2022 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

North Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map