Tuesday , June 28 2022

Jobs Victoria BC – Traffic Signal Technician

Website City of Victoria

Job Description:

Performs functions related to the design, maintenance, documentation, programming and implementation of all Traffic Control systems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose and repair miscellaneous electronic equipment as it relates to traffic signals and other electronic equipment as required by employer.
  • Carry out functions in a neat, professional and safe manner.
  • Diagnose and repair malfunctioning electronic equipment including microprocessor and discrete logic traffic controllers, AC isolators, DC isolators, conflict monitors, and emergency vehicle pre-emption equipment, and various detector systems.
  • May be required to substitute in a more senior position.
  • Record, document, or report as appropriate any task carried out.
  • Perform equipment evaluation and acceptance testing.
  • Clean, inspect and maintain traffic control equipment under all weather conditions.
  • Ordering, stocking and tracking maintenance equipment and parts.
  • Use test equipment such as digital multimeters, PC based eprom programmer, conflict monitor tester, and controller diagnostic terminal.
  • Install traffic control and monitoring equipment.
  • Diagnose and correct malfunctions at traffic controlled intersections.

Job Requirements:

  •  High school graduation
  • Must hold a valid interprovincial BC Certificate in Trades Qualification as an Electrician with a minimum of two years of experience with traffic control electronics and wiring; diploma in Electronics Engineering Technology as an Electronics Technician from an accredited technical school will be considered an asset.
  • Current and valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License.
  • Completion of a course and up to date knowledge in the CEC.
  • Must possess or be eligible to obtain IMSA Certification.
  • A working knowledge of Traffic Signal operations and timings.
  • Organize and prioritize the work.
  • Understand and apply the techniques of electrical and electronic systems repair and service.
  • Use hand, power, measuring tools and diagnostic instruments of the trade.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, manuals and related codes.
  • Maintain accurate records.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Represent the City to the public and outside agencies.
  • Work safely and coordinate a safety program.
  • Working level operation of current City word processing, spread sheet and related specialty software.
  • Exposure to gas and fumes (vehicle exhaust).
  • Work outside in all weather conditions.
  • Work outside in close proximity to traffic.
  • Ability to work from heights.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces.
  • 2 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job Details:

Company: City of Victoria

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Victoria, BC, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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