County Of Sonoma

Santa Rosa , CA
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Traffic Signal Technician

County Of Sonoma
Santa Rosa, CA Full-time
Posted on October 14, 2018

Traffic Signal Technician

$5,503 - $6,687/Monthly 

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Any combination of education and/or training which would provide the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and abilities listed. Normally, completion of high school or general education equivalent and technical coursework in electronics, traffic signal maintenance and repair would provide this opportunity.

Experience: Any combination of training and experience which would provide the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and abilities listed. Normally, four years of experience in a municipal setting maintaining and repairing electrical traffic control devices would provide this opportunity.

License: Possession of a valid California license at the appropriate level including necessary special endorsements, as required by the State of California to perform the essential job functions of the position.

Special Certifications: A Certificate of Completion from the International Municipal Signal Association for a Traffic Signal Technician Level I, or equivalent certificate is desirable.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Considerable knowledge of: the methods, materials, tools, equipment and practices used in the installation, maintenance and repair of traffic signal, signal laminar and flashing beacon systems; electrical practices, principles and components as related to traffic signals and associated equipment.

Working knowledge of: electrical testing and locating equipment; occupational hazards and safety precautions related to the work.

Ability to: work independently and make sound decisions relating to work methods and tools used on electrical traffic control devices; perform work at heights and work in emergency and hazardous situations; interpret signalized intersection drawings, traffic operation timing sheets and electrical schematic drawings; maintain accurate records and prepare reports of work performed; operate computerized equipment and related traffic signal programs.