The City of Modesto

Posted 1 month ago
SALARY: $28.18 – $34.24 Hourly, $4,903 – $5,959 Monthly, $58,834 – $71,502 Annually

OPENING DATE: August 18, 2021 12:00 AM Pacific Time

CLOSING DATE: September 01, 2021 5:00 PM Pacific Time


The Traffic Operations Technician is responsible to perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled work in the installation, repair, and maintenance of traffic control devices, such as traffic control signs and pavement markings; to install and maintain parking meters, ticket dispensers, and associated equipment; and to assist with conducting traffic counts.



One year of responsible maintenance or construction experience. Prior work experience that involved assisting with the installation and maintenance of traffic control devices is desirable.


High School diploma or GED equivalency.

License or Certificate:

Possession of, or the ability to obtain, a valid California driver’s license.


Applicants will be assessed on the application submitted. Due to the volume of applications received, resumes will not be screened for the purpose of determining who is most qualified to compete in the testing process. It is the applicant’s responsibility to fill out the “Education” and “Work Experience” sections of the application with complete information and adequate detail. Do not substitute any part of the application form with the words “see  resume”.  Applicants may be screened to the most qualified and invited to continue to the next phase of the testing process which may include an online exam. 

The following information is provided for you to use as a reference and as a planning tool. Human Resources is unable to schedule make-up examinations.

Tentative Schedule:

iAHQ Exam

September 3, 2021 – September 10, 2021

Human Resources Department reserves the right to revise the testing process to best meet the needs of the City.

Apply online here.  City application required, including Supplemental Questionnaire.  The City of Modesto is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Features

Job CategorySigns & Pavement Markings, Traffic Signal, Traffic Systems