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Traffic Control Technician I

at The City of Boca Raton

Pay: $16.01 to $27.45/hour
$16.01 - $27.45
Posted: 7/22/2020
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2660708

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Overall Job Objective

Job Description

ATTENTION: To be considered for employment with the City of Boca Raton, applicants must provide at least ten (10) years of continuous employment history, if applicable. In the event the applicant has not been employed for ten (10) continuous years, all time for the ten (10) year period prior to the date of application must be accounted for including periods of school, unemployment and retirement.

GENERAL DEFINITION OF WORK:
 
Performs difficult semiskilled work in the preparation of street signs and other markings; does related work as required. Work is performed under regular supervision. 
 
TYPICAL FUNCTIONS:
 
Paints street lanes, marks arrows, stop bars, school crossings, lane lines, and crosswalks;
Replaces damaged street signs and posts;
Lays out sign patterns from standard or special designs, cuts colored paper, applies to blank, and operates computerized sign maker;
Erects new street signs; erects barricades to direct traffic during pavement marking;
Operates letter cutting machine and sign making machine and other equipment used in making and installing traffic signs;
Operates equipment used in pavement marking;
Performs after hour on call emergency duty for bridge and traffic control.
 
RELATED TASKS:
 
Makes minor repairs to machinery and equipment;
Performs related tasks as required.
 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
 
General knowledge of the methods and equipment used in the fabrication of traffic signs; general working knowledge of drafting methods; ability to perform graphic displays and drafting with a minimum of supervision; ability to obtain IMSA level I certificate; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other municipal employees and the general public.
 
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
 
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and at least six (6) months of experience in silk screening work.
 
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
 
Possession of valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with no more than six (6) points in the last three (3) years. 

Abstained from the use of cigarettes, cigars, and other tobacco products for at least one year prior to their date of hire, and shall abstain from the use of tobacco products at all times during the period of their employment with the City while both on and off duty.
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
 
Must be able to lift, carry and push articles weighing up to 50 lbs. Must be able to wear safety glasses, safety harnesses, safety shoes/boots, and gloves. Exposure to extreme temperatures, animals/insects, heights, noise, dust, vibration, fumes, and heights.
 

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND REQUIREMENTS:

The background check process for this position may include:

  • Criminal Background Check
  • Employment Verification
  • Reference Checks
  • Motor Vehicles Report (MVR) Check
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Physical
  • Drug and Alcohol Screen