Traverse City Light & Power
Senior Traffic Signal Technician

Traverse City Light & Power (TCL&P), a municipally owned electric utility in Traverse City, Michigan, is seeking an experienced Senior Traffic Signal Technician. TCL&P has been providing safe and reliable electricity to the residents and businesses of Traverse City for over 100 years. Traverse City is a destination town located in beautiful Northern Lower Michigan along the shores of East Grand Traverse Bay and West Grand Traverse Bay, both of which flow into Lake Michigan. This area is known for its beaches and extensive outdoor recreational opportunities.

The Senior Traffic Signal Technician position will be responsible to assist in the installation, repair and maintenance of traffic signal devices as well as locating all TCL&P underground electric and fiber assets. This position may also assist in the installation, maintenance, and repair of overhead and underground fiber optic cable and related hardware.

Educational requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent, as well as specialized training through a technical, vocational or trade school. IMSA Traffic Signal Level I and II certification or equivalent required. Minimum of three years’ experience in the maintenance, repair and inspection of traffic signals and associated networking systems to include a variety of signal and communication devices. Must have and maintain a commercial driver’s license (CDL) Class A with airbrake endorsement or be able to obtain within the first six (6) months’ probationary period.

Wage is dependent on qualifications and experience. TCL&P offers a competitive benefits package that includes health insurance, 100% employer paid dental and vision insurance, 100% employer paid defined benefit pension plan and a 10% employer contribution to a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan.

A detailed job description and additional minimum qualifications can be viewed at Click Here. Residency requirement: 20-mile radius from nearest City limit within six (6) months of hire. Please submit resume, cover letter, employment application and three professional references to TCL&P Human Resources, 1131 Hastings, Traverse City, MI 49686 or via email to Position is open until filled. EOE