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Truck Driver (016-000-016)

Office: Public Works
Salary: $14.50/hour FULL-TIME

Announcement Date: 6/13/2022
Closing Date: 8/31/2022

General Statement of Job

Under general supervision, operates and maintains a variety of medium and heavy duty trucks and equipment. Performs various assignments such as hauling dirt, laying pipe, hauling trash and equipment, etc. Reports to the Public Works Director.

Essential Job Functions

Operates a variety of types of medium and heavy duty equipment such as dump trucks, backhoes, front end loaders, pick up trucks, wood chipper and etc.

Performs general labor associated with the maintenance and construction of roads and bridges such as loading, hauling, and unloading dirt; digging ditches and laying pipe; pushing dirt to clear land; and hauling trash and equipment as necessary. Assists with putting in driveways and building bridges as required.

Performs minor operator maintenance on equipment and machinery as needed and/or reports necessary repairs to the supervisor.

Utilizes various small tools as necessary including shovels, rakes, pitchforks, bush axes, chain saws, etc.

Observes traffic control and safety devices as necessary to ensure safe working conditions and procedures.

Additional Job Functions

May drive truck on trash route as directed.

May supervise the activities of inmates as directed.

Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Training and Experience

High school diploma with one to two years of experience operating medium and heavy equipment, or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Must posses a valid S.C. Commercial Drivers License (CDL).

Fairfield County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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