City of Ann Arbor

Posted 2 weeks ago

The job title position is represented by the AFSCME union and includes: Level III, IV, and V.

To install, inspect, maintain and repair traffic signs, signals, street lights and communication systems.

Entry level starting pay at Level III is $26.61/hour or $55,348.80 annually per the negotiated current AFSCME Union Contract. Over the span of your career with the City of Ann Arbor, employees in this position will have the potential to make up to $38.41/hour or $79,892.80 annually per the negotiated current AFSCME contract.

Training and Experience

  • High School Diploma/G.E.D.
  • CDL B within 3 months
  • Forklift Operator’s Permit (obtained in 2 years)
  • Aerial Work Platform Operator’s Permit (obtain in 2 years)
  • Intermediate knowledge of traffic theory; signals operations; safety requirements for high risk work zones
  • Advanced knowledge of: street light construction, where city equipment is located
  • Ability to: read blueprints; use test equipment
  • Knowledge of soldering and welding
  • Knowledge of at least one of the following:
    • Radio System Repair and System Repair and Maintenance or Traffic Signal Level I Certification
    • AND/or Signs and Marking Level I Certification
  • Demonstrated ability to meet performance standards for 6 of 9 key proficiencies (2 each in signs, signals, and radio shop):
    • Power restoration (required) (Signals and Radio Shop
    • Miss DIG (required) (Signals and Radio Shop)
    • Intersection construction/upgrade (Signs and Signals)
    • Street light construction inspection (Signals)
    • Sign restoration (Signs)
    • Maintenance of sign shop equipment and sign computer (Signs)
    • Installation/removal of top light (Radio Shop)
    • Installation/removal of radio (Radio Shop)

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Job CategoryTraffic Signal, Traffic Systems