Company: City of Marietta Position: Traffic Signal Apprentice Location: Marietta, GA Salary: $11.83 - $13.50 Posted: 05/01/18 Closing Date: 05/13/18
Job Description: This is an entry level position that requires the ability to execute both unskilled and semi-skilled work while providing support in regard to the installation and maintenance of all traffic signals, school flashers, fiber optic network, traffic signs, pavement, and curb markings used by the city. 1. Aids in the installation of traffic signals and controllers at new intersections, including all internal and external wiring. Cuts pavement and installs signal loops, installs guy wires and lashing cable on overhead lines, digs holes for steel support poles, pours concrete, builds rebar cages for poles, and sets forms and poles. 2. Provides support in maintaining after-hours call rotation with Traffic Signal Technician. 3. Capable of providing support with troubleshooting malfunctioning traffic control devices and completing necessary repairs or replacement in a limited capacity. 4. Gives aid in the installation and maintenance existing fiber-optic network as well as any new additions to the City of Marietta Traffic Network.
5. Responsible for the maintenance and storage of all tools and equipment used in performing maintenance and repairs (aerial equipment, pavement saws, generators, meters, etc.). 6. Assists in making and installing signs and painting road markings. 7. Assists with completing signal and cabinet maintenance. 8. Provides assistance with completing sign maintenance and reflectivity testing. 9. Capable and willing to provide assistance, under the direction of assigned technician, with maintaining accurate reports and documentation in regard to construction maintenance and repair work performed. 10. Capable to provide limited support as a first responder in regard to trouble calls associated with signs and signals. 11. Provides assistance with the maintenance of the signs and signals shop area. 12. May be required to perform duties in other divisions within the department in certain circumstances, including, but not limited to periods of heavy workload, natural disasters, and city events. These duties should not require specialized training or certification, and will mostly involve tasks centered on manual labor. 13. Performs other related duties as required.
Interested candidates may apply online at www.marietta.gov