Trades Technician I

  • North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $15.32 - $20.84 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.

Charleston County Public Works is looking for an individual who likes working outdoors performing a variety of tasks.

HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $15.32 - $20.84

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

The top candidate will operate a variety of hand tools and power equipment to maintain County properties and right of ways. Primary task will be to install signs and traffic control devices, learn to use the plot cutter, fabricate signs, use the paint striper, and install thermoplastic pavement markings. Other duties may include back up driver for the fuel and lube truck, installation and removal of temporary barricades and traffic control measures for construction project/detours.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education: Position requires a high school diploma (or GED) and a minimum of 1 year of applicable work experience.

Minimum Qualification: Must obtain a SC Pesticide Application's license within 6 months. A valid SC driver's license or the ability to obtain one prior to acceptance of the position is required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The ability to comprehend written and verbal instructions and safely operate hand tools and power equipment is essential. A good understanding of computers and printers a plus. Candidate may be required to obtain a class "A" commercial driver's license with hazmat endorsement. A valid SC driver's license is required.Closing Date/Time: 5/1/2022 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

North Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map