City of Loveland

Posted 1 month ago

General Purpose:
Responsible for the daily installation, operations and maintenance of the traffic systems throughout the city. Work is done through the supervision of a number of crew leaders, subordinates, and contractors. The main systems for which this person is responsible include; traffic signal, school flasher, sign, and pavement marking. The number one priority is to ensure public safety and then smooth traffic control while giving excellent customer service within the systems listed.
The salary range for this position is $75,700.00- $117,300.00 per year with a hiring range of $75,700.00 – $96,500.00, depending on qualifications and experience.
Position will close to applicants on: Wednesday, 11/2/22 at 12:00 P.M. M.S.T.
Provide supervision to a highly technical and diverse group of employees. Responsible for annual budget control for a $1.7 million dollar operating budget and an infrastructure with a replacement value of over $5 million dollars. Also there is a yearly Capital Improvements Program for the signal construction budget component is typically over one-half million dollars. Must be able to respond to citizen concerns and requests on a daily basis providing solutions and answers to traffic related issues.

Must be able to act as the Traffic Division Head filling in for the City Traffic Engineer in his absence. Must be able to respond to emergencies after hours and other duties as assigned.

This position is responsible for supervision of City employee(s).

Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees: planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Must possess the ability to implement and oversee all aspects of the installation and maintenance of traffic signals, signs, and pavement markings while ensuring compliance with Federal, State, and City standards. Must be able to make budget control decisions and recommend yearly operating and capital improvement budgets. Ability to demonstrate strong leadership skills that will promote and maintain a high level of service for the citizens of Loveland and the motoring public. Ability to demonstrate a high degree of ethics, integrity, and discretion while dealing with citizens and employees.

Core Competencies:
Accountability, Integrity, Transparency & Honoring the Public Trust, Collaboration, Innovation, Safety, Excellent Service with Courtesy and Kindness

Job specific competencies:
Job Expertise
Financial Responsibility
Community Relations
Performance Management

Education and/or experience:
Frontline management training courses required. Associates degree in electronics preferred. Minimum of 5 years technical experience in the construction and maintenance of traffic signal system, signs, and pavement markings systems required. Minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience required.

Licensure and/or certifications:
• Must possess a valid driver’s license
• International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) Level II Signals with Electronic and Electrician Certification.
• IMSA Level II Signs and Markings Certification.
• IMSA Work Zone Traffic Control Certification.
• Colorado Contractors Work Zone Traffic Control Supervisor Certification.

Material and equipment directly used:
Personal Computers with the following software: Naztec Central Signal System Software, Eltec Timers, Conflict Monitor Testers, Excel, GIS Archview, Intersection Magic, Microsoft Word, Innoprise Accounting, 3M Opticom Premption, calculator, printers, digital cameras, Spread Spectrum Radio’s, arial lift trucks, Naztec and 170 Traffic Controllers, underground cable locators, electronic test equipment

Working environment/physical activities:
Work is generally performed in an office environment with daily to weekly field reviews, inspections, and meetings. Emergency call outs and storm duties are required with ability to respond to the Maintenance and Operations Center at 105 W.5th Street within ½ hour of call out.

Considered essential personnel required to report for duty as directed in response to community emergencies (e.g. natural disaster, fire, flood, blizzard, etc.)

This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.
With over 300 days of sunshine, and just 30 miles from Rocky Mountain National Park in the heart of northern Colorado, Loveland is an ideal community for anyone to call home. Known as the Sweetheart City, this vibrant cultural hub is home to nearly 500 sculptures and public art installations, the world-famous Valentine Remail Program, and picturesque views of the Rocky Mountains. The community is bustling with a thriving arts, brewery, foodie and shopping scene. Enjoy headliner concert and theatre productions, professional hockey events, endless community recreation and open space opportunities, art and sculpture shows, and several local festivals. Loveland also boasts an award-winning golf course and an inclusive library and community center. Loveland, Colorado has EVERYTHING YOU LOVE!

In 2020, Loveland was the only Colorado City to win the Governor’s Award for Downtown Excellence, is the top residential recycling City in the state for 4 consecutive years and has been ranked as one of the top places to live, work and raise a family in the U.S. and as one of the Most Idyllic Picturesque towns in America.

Apply today to join more than 800 employees who work to meet the core values of: Accountability & Integrity, Transparency & Honoring the Public Trust, Collaboration, Innovation, Safety, Excellent Service with Courtesy and Kindness. The City of Loveland is a diverse and welcoming community organization and our employees enjoy a competitive benefits program, various opportunities for growth and development, and an exceptional work-life balance.
A vibrant community, surrounded by natural beauty, where you belong!

Benefit Eligible Benefits Package Includes:
• Two (2) medical plans, Dental, Vision (for self/ spouse/ children)
• Employee Health & Wellness Center (self/family)
• Paid vacation, holidays, and medical leave
• Flexible spending including Dependent Care
• Life Insurance, AD&D, Short-term and Long-term disability, and voluntary Critical Illness Coverage
• Retirement 401a, 457, Roth (pre-& post tax) and company match
• Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program
• Voluntary 529 College Invest program
• Personal and Professional Development opportunities
• Discounted recreation passes
• Employee recognition program
• Exceptional work-life balance
• Market based pay & regular performance reviews
• Local Government employment is eligible for Public Loan Forgiveness Program
Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The City of Loveland provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law.

A driving record and criminal history background check will be obtained pre-employment.
High School or better.
5 years of supervisory experience.
5 years technical experience in the installation and maintenance of traffic signs, and pavement markings systems.
Frontline management training courses.
Traffic signal installation, maintenance, and operation experience.
Licenses & Certifications
*Valid DL Required
Amer Traff Safe Svc Assoc
Int Muni Sign Assoc

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Job CategoryTraffic Signal, Traffic Systems