Bear Electrical Solutions

Posted 4 weeks ago

Traffic Signal & Street lighting Electrician

Bear Electrical Solutions is the premiere electrical maintenance and construction contractor in California.  We are currently seeking experienced Traffic Signal & Street lighting Electricians for work in the greater Bay Area.

Position Overview/Responsibilities

• Respond to trouble calls and emergency situations on an on-call basis. 
• Investigate complaints of malfunctioning signal equipment or improper timing of traffic signals. 
• Adjust and modify signal timing and phasing in the field as required and make repairs to traffic signals. 
• Troubleshoot, maintain, and install ITS and communication equipment, underground wires and fiber optic cable. 
• Perform preventative maintenance checks and inventory on traffic signal cabinets and controllers, and all associated traffic signal control equipment, signal operations and timing plans; conduct walking surveys and visual check of traffic signal infrastructure. 
• Maintain all signal timing records, inspection log and related records in cabinets. 
• Review signal plans and operations of traffic signal systems. 
• Assist with inspecting electrical and related traffic signal work at signalized locations to ensure compliance with the City’s Standards, Specifications and Special Provisions to achieve the intended signal operations. 
• Direct, guide and check signal contractor work for compliance with the City’s Standards, Specifications and Special Provisions. 
• Modify timing and phasing, and adjust signal equipment on temporary timing for emergency conditions, construction activities and special events. 
• Perform underground facilities locating for Underground Service Alerts (USA
• Respond to public concerning traffic related activities under the supervision of the Superintendent. 
• Maintain traffic signal control and communications inventory. 
• Fusion splice damaged fiber optic cable and terminate fiber strands with SC and LC connectors and land connectors in fiber distribution units. 
• Perform preventative maintenance, keep records and inventory fiber communication systems 
• Perform preventive maintenance checks and perform repairs to Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and Connected Vehicle (CV) devices 
• Conduct walking surveys and visual checks of ITS and CV signal hardware; perform complex troubleshooting and repair of intersection equipment; respond to traffic signal malfunctions. 

Traffic Signal Technician II: Candidates must have equivalent to some experience in traffic signal maintenance and troubleshooting, or a traffic signal level I technician certificate.

Preference given to candidates with NEC certification

Must possess valid CA drivers license and clean driving record 

This role requires a track record of solid technical, organizational, and communication skills.

Company Name: Bear Electrical Solutions
Contact Information to Apply:
Location: Northern California

Job Features

Job CategoryElectrician, Traffic Signal