February 1, 2013 Req. #030-13 Pos.
Traffic Sign Technician
Salary Range: $10.00-$19.40 Hourly*
The person in this position will perform sign
fabrication, maintenance, installation and inventory maintenance of all signs on
public and private roads within Leon County.
At Leon County, we strive to do more,
and to do better, with less. This is the basis of our People Focused;
Performance Driven culture. Leon County government offers
important and meaningful personal and career opportunities. Because we maintain
a very lean staff, there are few opportunities for employment and high
competition for job openings. However, those we hire are entrusted with
significant responsibilities and opportunity for growth. Because of this, we
can hire only the very best. That means
candidates who not only meet the qualifications of the job listed herein, but
are driven by making a difference on the issues that matter most to our unique
quality of life and committed to demonstrating results, exceeding expectations
in areas of customer service and exercising responsible stewardship of our
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Performs sign fabrication, maintenance and installation on public and private
streets and road within Leon County; uses a personal computer with Flexi-Sign
software to design text and graphics; keeps records of new road signs, cost of
subdivisions; operates various equipment, such as chainsaws, drills, blowers,
pavement saws, etc., in performing tasks; produces various paperwork; drives 4,
8, 12, and 16yard dumptrucks; drives crew truck hauling crew and materials;
operates various construction and farm equipment, such as tractors, rollers, in
absence of the normal operator and for special projects as required; conducts
traffic/speed studies; operates radar gun, recording information and visibly
count and record data; operates and maintain traffic control counters; performs
street sign inventory; installs pavement markings on roadways, parking lots,
etc. through the use of long line paint striping equipment and thermoplastic;
performs other related duties as required.
REQUIREMENTS: Requires a
high school diploma or an equivalent and two years of related experience or
experience in road maintenance; or an equivalent combination of training of
experience. Must possess a valid Class “E” Driver’s license and favorable
driving record at the time of hire or promotion. Must have successfully
passed the written exam for a Class “B” Commercial Driver’s license with an “N”
endorsement. Must secure a Class “B” license with an “N” endorsement within 90
days of being hired or promoted. Must possess or be able to obtain in six
months of employment a Florida Department of Transportation Maintenance of
Traffic Certificate. Must be able to obtain within six months of
employment an Excavation Contractor License and complete Work Program Policies
and Procedures Training.
February 15, 2013
*Initial salary above the minimum of the pay grade is based on verified related
education, experience, and training above the minimum requirements.
accommodations and assistance are available to disabled applicants under the
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.
INFORMATION, contact the Leon County
Human Resources Division at (850) 606-2400. Applicants are encouraged to visit
our Leon County Home Page at
Leon County is a member of the
Florida Retirement System. Applicants may send inquiries to our E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
A completed Leon County Government application is required and should be
postmarked no later than 5:00
p.m., Friday, February 15, 2013. APPLY
online, in person or by mail to:
Leon County Human
Resources Division, 315 S. Calhoun Street, Suite #502, Tallahassee, FL 32301
is given to certain veterans and spouses of veterans as provided by Chapter 295,
Laws of Florida.
FREE WORKPLACE AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER