Town of Gilbert

Arizona
Posted 2 weeks ago

Salary $24.78 – $40.95 Hourly
Location Gilbert AZ 85234, AZ
Job Type Full Time
Department PUBLIC WORKS STREETS
Job Number 23-0032
Closing 10/9/2022 11:59 PM Arizona

We Are Team Gilbert

Gilbert is on a mission to be the City of the Future. We choose to “Anticipate. Create. Help people.” With 100 years of history and growth, our focus is on keeping the thriving community that Gilbert is today well into the future while continuing to be one of the top communities in the country.
  
 In Gilbert, we are shaping a new tomorrow, today. We hire people who share our aspiration to be driven, kind, bold, and humble. Join Team Gilbert, and help us shape a new tomorrow, today: https://youtu.be/ftB0lKDltvc We Are Seeking

With every job we fill, our focus is on providing best in class service to our citizens while offering the opportunity for professional growth in a rewarding and innovative work environment.  Team Gilbert has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated professional to fill the position of Traffic Signal Specialist.

The Traffic Signal Specialist reports to the Streets Supervisor. The primary function of this position is to perform highly skilled advanced level work in the installation, maintenance, operations, and repair of electrical and electronic traffic signal control devices and various (ITS) Intelligent Transportation System components.

Additionally, the Traffic Signal Specialist will diagnose and repair defects in the Intelligent Transportation System traffic signal control system, video detection and communication equipment.  Responsible for planning and scheduling work projects to include completing and maintaining accurate reports and records related to work projects. A major part of this assignment involves working at heights up to 60 feet in aerial trucks, please keep this in mind when applying.About You

You are someone who effectively exceeds customer needs by building productive relationships and taking responsibility for customer satisfaction and loyalty.  You actively participate as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals and produce quality outcomes.  You are committed to our safety philosophy, and you take great pride in proactively managing time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently while accomplishing objectives and achieving goals beyond what is required.

At Team Gilbert, we hire innovative, forward-thinking problem-solvers who love what they do!  In addition to possessing the ability to live out our core and functional values daily, candidates must possess the following requirements:


Candidates for a Level II Specialist must possess the following requirements:  

  • High School Diploma or GED, Associate’s Degree in Electronics, Engineering, Technology or similar field preferred but not required.
  • 3-5 years of experience in electrical systems, traffic signal, traffic safety, installation/maintenance, or equipment operation.
  • 24/7 Stand-by, On-Call rotation is mandatory.
  • IMSA – International Municipal Signals Association Work Zone I & Signal Tech I Certifications at the time of hire, Work Zone Safety certification from an accredited agency and IMSA Traffic Signal I certification.
  • Signal Technician Level 2 certification at time of hire.
  • Arizona Driver’s License.
  • Pay range for a Traffic Signal Specialist II is $24.78 – $35.93

Candidates for a Level III Specialist must possess the following requirements:  

  • Associate’s Degree in Electronics, Engineering, Technology, or similar field preferred but not required.
  • 5-7 years of experience in electrical systems, traffic safety installation/maintenance or equipment operation.
  • 24/7 Stand-by, On-Call rotation is mandatory.
  • IMSA – International Municipal Signals Association Work Zone I & Signal Tech II and Traffic Signal Inspector Certifications at the time of hire, Work Zone Safety certification from an accredited agency and IMSA Traffic Signal II certification.
  • Arizona Driver’s License.
  • Pay range for a Traffic Signal Specialist III is $28.24 – $40.95

This position is an At-Will position and is FLSA Non-Exempt – eligible for overtime compensation. Up For the Challenge

Gilbert has been named the #1 Healthiest Employer (Mid-Size Category) by the Phoenix Business Journal- 2020. The Maricopa County Department of Public Health awarded Gilbert the Platinum Level Healthy Arizona Workplace Award- 2019 and the Wellness Council of Arizona awarded the Process, Progress & Leadership in Worksite Health Promotion- 2019.
  

 Join Team Gilbert and make an income while making an impact!  If you are looking for an opportunity to make a visible contribution to our community and get excited about doing interesting work that matters, then why not click here to APPLY.
 
 Let’s get this adventure started!
 
Gilbert provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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Job CategoryTraffic Signal