Incumbents in this class serve as lead workers for roadway signing projects.
Nature and Scope
Incumbents in this class work under general supervision of a technical superior. They are responsible for roadway signing and pavement marking projects. As lead workers, they direct others and prepare reports to account for man-hours, materials and equipment used on individual projects.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.
Oversees crews installing signs or pavement markings (tape or paint).
Prepares sites for sign installation.
Determines proper layouts for intersection markings.
Operates hand and power tools such as air hammers, pipe installers and pullers, saws, etc.
Operates motor vehicles, tape machines, hand rollers and air compressors.
Submits daily reports to account for materials, man-hours and equipment used.
Maintains inventories of supplies.
Provides training for less experienced installers.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The intent of the listed knowledge, skills and abilities is to give a general indication of the core requirements for all positions in the class series; therefore, the KSA’s listed are not exhaustive or necessarily inclusive of the requirements of every position in the class.
Knowledge of Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices and applicable laws, rules and regulations.
Knowledge of industrial safety rules, regulations and procedures.
Skill in the operation of power and hand tools.
Ability to assign, train, oversee and inspect work of others.
Ability to read and interpret maps, blue prints and plans.
Ability to perform mathematical calculations.
Ability to prepare necessary records and others documentation.
JOB REQUIREMENTS for Traffic Sign Installer Specialist Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
Six months experience in operating a variety of hand and power tools used in trades fields such as plumbing, carpentry, electrical, painting or HVAC.
Knowledge of interpreting blueprints, schematics or technical drawings.
Possession of a valid Driver's License (not suspended, revoked or cancelled, or disqualified from driving).