SC Department of Public Safety Mechanic III (61032301) **CLOSING DATE EXTENDED** in Richland County, South Carolina

Repairs and maintains vehicles to include engine overhauls, transmission repairs and overhaul, differential repairs and overhauls, and clutch replacements to both gasoline and diesel powered vehicles, CDL trucks and other equipment. Performs preventative maintenance on vehicles and equipment using appropriate manufacturer's manual as a guide. Prepares and installs new equipment into new vehicles and equipment. Performs hydraulic and pneumatic system checks and repairs on vehicles and equipment as needed. Checks and repairs electronic and electrical system as prescribed by appropriate manufacturer's manual. Performs wiring and brake repairs as prescribed by appropriate manual. Repairs and replaces exhaust systems and perform repairs to vehicles cooling systems and motors. Performs service calls to remote sites and any other related job duties as required. Minimum and Additional Requirements: A 10th grade education and three and one-half (3.5) years of work experience that involved the independent performance of job duties directly related to the area of employment; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.

Must have a valid Motor Vehicle Operator's license. Must be able to obtain a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within six (6) months of placement in the position. Additional Comments: The South Carolina Department of Transportation is committed to a diverse workforce and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.

Job Title: Mechanic III (61032301) CLOSING DATE EXTENDED

Agency: Department of Transportation-Headquarters

Opening Date: Tue. 07/10/18

Closing Date/Time: Mon. 07/23/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time

State Salary Range: $26,988.00 - $49,932.00 annually

Agency Hiring Range: Min: $32,955.00 Max:$49,932.00

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: Richland County, South Carolina

Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)