17-0532 Traffic Signal Technician I/II
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Apply online at www.longmontcolorado.gov


HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
350 Kimbark Street
Longmont, CO 80501
303-651-8609
FAX 303-651-8973

POSITION: 17-0532 Traffic Signal Technician I/II            

Division: Engineering Services

Department: PW & NR

Hiring Range: Tech I: $21.77-$24.19 hr./Tech II: $24.19-$26.88 hr.
Full Time regular benefitted Mon-Fri 7:00 AM - 4:00PM

DEFINITION:

Tech I: This position is an entry level in the Traffic Signal Technician series, requiring experience in traffic signal and/or related electrical systems and equipment, as well as knowledge and background in electrical work and maintenance.  This position may reasonably expect to progress to the Level II with on-the-job training, experience, ability to perform work independently, and satisfactory job performance.
Tech II: This position requires significant prior journey level traffic signal maintenance experience and demonstrated knowledge of traffic signal maintenance principles and practices. Work is distinguished from the Traffic Signal Technician I class by the greater complexity of work assignments and ability to independently perform most maintenance, repair and installation work.  

QUALIFICATIONS:

Tech I: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade and one to two years of increasingly responsible experience in the maintenance and repair of traffic signal components and systems, and / or comparable electrical, communications, or similar field / technologies, and the operation of general maintenance and construction materials and equipment Special Qualifications: Possession of a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Within 6 months of hire, have principal residence within a 15-minute drive time to downtown Longmont in order to respond to after hours on-call emergencies. IMSA Level I Traffic Signal Certification required within 6 months of hire. IMSA Level II Traffic Signal Certification desired.

Tech II: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by traffic signal maintenance training and at least four years of increasingly responsible experience in the maintenance, repair, and installation of traffic signal components and systems including experience in testing and complex troubleshooting of systems. Experience with Econolite Centracs (or similar) traffic signal system software and adaptive signal systems is a plus. Special Qualification: Possession of a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Within 6 months of hire, have principal residence within a 15-minute drive time to downtown Longmont in order to respond to after hours on-call emergencies. IMSA Level I Traffic Signal Certification required. IMSA Level II Traffic Signal Certification required within 6 months of hire. IMSA Level III Traffic Signal Certification, Work Zone Traffic Control Certification, and Flagger Certification desired

Please visit City of Longmont website for more information and to apply.