ASPHALT PAVEMENT TECHNICIAN I - 1019 Salary
$27,622.40 - $41,433.60 Annually
475 Fairforest Way - Greenville SC, SC
11/22/2019 11:59 PM Eastern
- Job Description
Brief Description of the Job
Under the direction of the Pavement Supervisor, assists in repair and installation of pavement to include repairing potholes, installing and repairing driveway tie-ins, street shoulders, and cuts. Operates paving tools and equipment. Directs traffic at worksites and performs preventative maintenance inspections on equipment.
- Job Duties
Perform Asphalt Installation (45%): Utilize various equipment such as jack hammers, mixers, chainsaws, concrete/asphalt saws, plate tamps, lutes, pressure washers, blowers, hammer drills, and basic hand tools in performance of job duties to include tearing out old asphalt and preparing sub-base. Saw cut or jack hammer around potholes in the road before asphalt application. Remove asphalt, and fill with new asphalt with proper compaction. Patch utility cuts. Make sure compaction of subgrade is correct and edges are cut square. Place asphalt and lute to get smooth; roll and/or tamp to proper compaction.
Operate Specialized & Heavy Equipment (25%): Drive asphalt patch truck or dump truck to asphalt plant to pick up materials. Use rollers, tamps, lutes, and hand tools to accomplish repairs. Conduct daily inspections of all equipment and clean after use to maintain in proper working order.
Provide Traffic Control (10%): Evaluate jobsite and traffic pattern making note of possible safety issues that may arise. Follow South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) guidelines to initiate a traffic control plan. Put up signs, cones, barricades, and arrow-boards as necessary to route traffic safely around or away from jobsite.
Ensures Safety (10%): Proactively identifies, removes and/or reports potential safety hazards. Takes steps to address, remove, or report hazardous conditions or items. Complies with City, State, and Federal safety procedures and protocols in the performance of job duties. Ensures equipment and property safety.
Support Inclement Weather Operations (10%): Work outside of regular schedule, throughout inclement weather conditions (i.e. snow and ice) by operating sanders, loaders, snowplows, and other specific equipment necessary to clear and maintain roads and walkways. Mix sand and salt for ice removal and treat bridges and roads as necessary. Wash brine and salt off equipment after use.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Formal Education: High school diploma or equivalent is required. Associate degree in Construction Engineering Technology or related field may be substituted for 1 year of experience.
Experience: Over 1 year of experience in a public works, utility, or construction field is required.
Driver`s License Required: Must have a valid South Carolina Class D license. Must have or obtain a South Carolina Class B Commercial Learner`s Permit (CLP) within 3 weeks of hire. Must have or obtain a South Carolina Class B CDL with tanker endorsement and air brake provision within 3 months of hire.
Certifications and Other Requirements: None.
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The City of Greenville will provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified individuals. The City of Greenville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, disability status or age in employment or provision of services.