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Traffic Signal Technician Senior

Company: Virginia Department of Transportation
Location: Suffolk
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

Title: Traffic Signal Technician Senior Hiring Range: $52,564 - $70,000 Pay Band: 4 Agency: VA Dept of Transportation Location: Bartlett AHQ -Traf. Sig Techs Agency Website: Recruitment Type: General Public - G Job Duties The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is excited to offer and announce a challenging and exciting opportunity to serve as a Senior Traffic Signal Technician in our Hampton Roads District.Position specific responsibilities and duties will include, but not limited to:Traffic Signals -- Install and modify traffic signals and traffic signal systems, including hardwire and radio interconnect data transmission equipment.Traffic Signal Repairs - Oversee and perform 24 hour ----on call-- emergency repair and preventative maintenance on traffic signal control equipment, hardware, and associated devices. Lead, manage and direct technicians in the field. Provide training and guidance to technical staff in the operation of computerized traffic signal system equipment as well as testing of new traffic signal equipment.Customer Inquiries -- Answer calls from the public, VDOT, and law enforcement agencies concerning questions, problems, or the need for repair of traffic signals and traffic signal systems.Monitor maintenance activities in assigned area. Perform responsive maintenance to include testing and troubleshooting at system level, unit level, board level and component level. Minimum Qualifications

  • Knowledge of electrical and electronic applications.
  • Knowledge of instrumentation, low voltage control wiring, telecommunication (including radio and fiber equipment), RF and video equipment, microprocessors, computers and peripherals.
  • Knowledge of traffic operations, principles, and applications.
  • Ability to design, modify and fabricate electronic equipment; read and interpret electronic schematics, manuals and circuit boards and use to troubleshoot signal equipment.
  • Ability to develop and maintain Excel and data access spreadsheets and programs.
  • Ability to physically perform hands-on inspections of signals, components, use required tools, work at heights, in confined spaces, in proximity of moving traffic and in inclement weather.
  • Skill in the use of computers and web based applications.
  • Skill in equipment fabrication, operation, and repair of electronic test equipment.
  • Valid driver--s license.
  • Ability to serve in an on-call capacity and respond to emergencies within a specified period. Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience in traffic signal repair and maintenance.
    • High school diploma or GED preferred.
    • IMSA Traffic Signal Level I or II technician certification(s).
    • Electrical License
    • Commercial Drivers License. Special Instructions: You will be provided a confirmation of receipt when your application and/or r----sum---- is submitted successfully. Please refer to -- Your Application-- in your account to check the status of your application for this position. Multiple positions may be filled from this recruitment. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided; therefore, those who fully represent their qualifications and work history will be more successful with obtaining an interview. This position requires a fingerprint based Criminal History Background Check, DMV Record Check and Work History Verification with references.This position is designated as essential, employees are required to work in emergencies, to include weekends, holidays, and after normal business hours; assignments may vary based on business needs to include working in severe weather. VDOT utilizes a market based pay program, which has been approved by DHRM. Therefore, advertised rates of pay may or may not align with the Commonwealth pay bands. Contact Information: Name: Tina Kittrell Phone: 757-956-3288 Email: In support of the Commonwealth--s commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging \u0026 Rehabilitative Services (DARS), or the Department for the Blind \u0026 Vision Impaired (DBVI). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS/DBVI to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link: for Individuals with Disabilities, or call DARS at 800-552-5019, or DBVI at 800-622-2155.

Keywords: Virginia Department of Transportation, Suffolk , Traffic Signal Technician Senior, Professions , Suffolk, Virginia

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