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Human Resources Division
115 South Andrews Avenue, Room 508
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301


Class Code:B7942

TRAFFIC CONTROL WORKER II

SUMMARY :   Under close to general supervision, installs and repairs a variety of traffic control signs and related devices/markings.

 

TASKS :

·         Sets out temporary traffic control devices at the work site in order to provide a safe work environment and facilitate safe, efficient traffic flow.

·         Performs a variety of minor vehicle/equipment maintenance/repair to assigned vehicle/equipment in order to ensure safe operation of equipment, minimize major repairs, and/or prevent damage to equipment.

·         Trains staff in the use of a variety of sign installation and street marking equipment in order to ensure that employees use the equipment properly and complete assignments correctly.

·         Installs/replaces a variety of traffic control/information signs in order to facilitate safe use of roadways, provide location, event, and/or traffic/road condition information to the public.

·         Applies a variety of traffic control markings, including cross walks, center lines, stop bars, turning/merge markings, printed messages, etc. to streets in order to facilitate safe use of roadways.

·         Interacts with the public and other staff in order to answer questions or identify their service needs.

·         Fabricates a variety of signs in order to facilitate traffic safety/control and provide information to the public.

·         Performs related work as required.

 

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS – REQUIRED AT TIME OF HIRE : (Applicants are expected to possess the required Knowledges, Abilities, and/or Skills listed below prior to being hired for positions in this job title.)

·         Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.

·         Ability to read, understand, and follow technical manuals regarding the operation/maintenance/repair of a variety of sign installation, street marking, and other specialized equipment.

·         Ability to read maps/follow directions to find work locations throughout BrowardCounty.

·         Ability to learn to perform a variety of work activities.

·         Ability to multi-task.

 

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS – NOT REQUIRED AT TIME OF HIRE BUT EXPECTED TO BE DEVELOPED ON THE JOB:    (The following Knowledges, Abilities, and/or Skills listed below, although considered to be necessary in order to perform the work of this job title, are not required at time of hire.)

·         Knowledge of established safety procedures for operating a variety of sign installation, street marking, and other specialized equipment.

·         Knowledge of appropriate minor maintenance/repair procedures/techniques for a variety of sign installation, street marking, and other specialized equipment.

·         Knowledge of procedures for operating a variety of sign installation, street marking, and other specialized equipment.

·         Knowledge of street locations in BrowardCounty.

·         Ability to work with limited supervision.

·         Ability to operate a variety of sign installation, street marking, and other specialized equipment .

 

DESIRABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE :   Successful completion of job related tests. One (1) year full time general construction or closely related experience desired.  

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT :  Must possess a valid Florida Driver’s license, and a Class "B" Commercial Driver's License with air brake endorsement.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

Bargaining Unit: Blue Collar
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Code of Ethics Certification: No
Class Spec. Estab./Revised: E 10/1976    R 05/2012


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