Trades Spec IV/Modifications Crew Member

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Logo Posting Number STA01369PO18 Classification Title Trades Specialist IV Internal Title Trades Spec IV/Modifications Crew Member Campus School of Medicine Columbia 01 College/Division School of Medicine Columbia Department SOMC Facilities Management Band 4 Advertised Minimum Salary $32,804 Advertised Salary Range $32,804-$34,000 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule

Standard working schedule: 8:30am – 5:00pm.

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff Position Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Trades/Maintenance

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for Temporary Positions
, Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions Are Indicated Below

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the About Benefits section on the Applicant Portal at Research Grant or Time-limited positions may be eligible for all, some, or no benefits, based on the grant or project funding.

Benefit Eligibility Type Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) South Carolina Retirement Yes State Insurance Programs Yes Annual Leave Yes Sick Leave Yes

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Perform general construction duties to include painting, plumbing, electrical, and other construction and maintenance tasks as needed to complete building modifications. Demonstrate compliance with regard to safety practices and requirements as outlined by the University, School of Medicine, and OSHA policies, procedures, and regulations.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

High school diploma and 6 years directly related trade experience. Must have a valid South Carolina drivers license.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience as an Electrician's helper.


Experience hanging and finishing sheetrock, painting and all phases of wall finishing. Capable of planning, organizing and prioritizing work. Excellent verbal and written communication skills required. Ability to read and interpret blueprints, plans and read specifications. Ability to work independently and perform detailed work. Good reasoning skills needed. Knowledge of safety practices relevant to the area of employment.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 01/01/2019 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 01/07/2019 Job Close Date 02/21/2019 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.
We are only accepting applications submitted by February 21, 2019.

Quicklink for Posting EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a high school diploma and 6 years of directly related trade experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a valid South Carolina driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. List of References and Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter





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Posted: 1/8/2019
Application Due: 3/9/2019
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