(028) $19.66 - $27.96 an hour     $40,892.80 - $58,156.80 a year|
JOB PURPOSE: The selected candidate will perform assignments involving installation, maintenance, repair, and modification of electrical and electronic traffic signal systems and controls and street lighting poles and wiring.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs technical traffic control work. Installs, maintains, modifies, and repairs solid state, electrical and electro-mechanical traffic signal control systems and equipmentPerforms preventive maintenance and repairs on traffic control systems in the field and shop; installs overhead and underground communication cables. Installs traffic controllers, cabinets, signal heads, signal cables, lines between adjacent controllers and push buttons. Serves in a lead capacity.To work nights, weekends and overtime as required on an emergency or scheduled basis.Drives and operates aerial lift platform bucket truck, tower truck, and light automotive equipment. Performs related work as required.
DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Working knowledge of: basic principles and practices of electricity; methods, practices, techniques, materials, tools, and equipment pertinent to construction, installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical and electro-mechanical traffic signal systems and controls; occupational hazards and appropriate safety precautions.
Ability to: maintain, install, detect defects in and make repairs to electrical and electromechanical traffic control equipment; read and work from plans and schematics; establish and maintain effective working relationships with others; follow oral and written instructions; prepare and submit clear, concise and accurate reports; lead and assign work to others; perform duties requiring physical strength and endurance in out-of-doors and inclement weather.
Skill in: diagnosing electrical and electro-mechanical traffic control equipment problems; use and care of electrical and electro-mechanical testing devices, repair tools, and equipment.
High-school or vocational-school graduation and one (1) year experience in electrical and electronic traffic control equipment maintenance, repair and installation work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Possession of a valid Florida Commercial Driver's License Class "B" plus Air Brakes. (Submit photocopy of CDL with application.) Possession of International Municipal Signal Association Level II Certification preferred within 18 months of employment.
EXAMINATION: Evaluation of training and experience. Drug testing is included in all pre-employment processing.
TO APPLY: To be considered for this position, applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date of March 4, 2014. Applications received or postmarked after the closing date will not be processed.
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Note: Applications must be received or postmarked by the
closing date. Applications received or postmarked after
3/4/2014 will not be processed.