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Traffic Signal Installer

DeKalb County Government

Posted: Aug. 3, 2018

End Date: Nov. 3, 2018


Purpose of Classification:

The purpose of this classification is to install and maintain traffic control devices.  

Essential Functions:

The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned.

Assists lineman in the installation and maintenance of traffic control devices; sets up safety zone for worksite; completes site preparation for installations; performs activities such as digging, pulling wires, running pipes, wiring lights, pouring concrete, and running span wires; and performs other duties as required.

Obtains needed supplies for daily assignments and installations; drives to warehouse; gathers supplies and equipment required to complete work assignments; loads and unloads equipment and supplies; and completes required documentation.

Drives and maintains work site trucks; performs pre-trip vehicle inspection; checks fluid levels and tire pressure; fuels vehicle; and reports problems with vehicle to supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED required; two years of experience involving equipment operation or construction/maintenance work preferred; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.

Specific License or Certification Required:  Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia Commercial Driver’s License, including appropriate endorsements.