Infrastructure Technician - Public Services

South Carolina, USA Req #59
Friday, March 5, 2021

JOB SUMMARY

The Infrastructure Technician is responsible for semi-skilled manual labor in support of the Infrastructure Division’s installation and maintenance operations.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled manual labor including the pouring/finishing of concrete, laying drainage pipe, cleaning debris from storm drain systems, painting of street markings, mowing, installation/maintenance of street signs, routine preventative maintenance of and cleaning of equipment and vehicles.
  • Participates in the repair and maintenance of town streets.
  • Performs manual labor such as shoveling dirt, gravel, hot asphalt, or cold mix.
  • Installing silt fence, rip rap, sod, and other erosion control devices.
  • Repairs storm drain pipe and storm drain structures.
  • Operates small equipment such as a chain saw, line trimmer, vibrating tamp, jumping jack tamp, jack hammer, concrete vibrator, and concrete saw.
  • Sets up and monitors pumps in response to minor flooding issues or ground water in construction site excavations.
  • Deploys warning signs, cones, and barricades for work zones.
  • Responds to severe weather events.
  • Provides assistance to other Department divisions and other Town Departments as directed.
  • Represents the Town and interacts with the public on a daily basis.
  • Performs other duties as required.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:

  • High school diploma or equivalent and one (1) year prior work experience;
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Valid South Carolina Driver’s License

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of building and construction techniques
  • Knowledge of operation and maintenance of Division equipment utilizing effective practices and techniques
  • Knowledge of department safety practices and techniques
  • Knowledge of various department tools and equipment
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in written form
  • Ability to follow directions and complete tasks in a detailed and accurate manner
  • Ability to complete tasks quickly, efficiently, and safely
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with co-workers
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Ability to work under adverse weather conditions.
To deliver superior performance in a manner that is distinctive and impactful to each person served and that establishes a standard for quality that endures for generations.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $14.91
  • South Carolina, USA