This is a provisional appointment.
Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
Under the direction of the Sr. Traffic Engineer, the Traffic Signal Inspector supervises, inspects, tests and documents traffic signal related work performed by City staff and/or contractors, testing and documentation of results for local signal, loop and fiber communications cable as necessary.
Supervises and inspects installation of all traffic signal related equipment to Boston Transportation Department (BTD) specifications.
Inspects handholes/manholes and other signal related equipment for conformance to BTD specifications and to verify cable runs.
Checks traffic signals for proper operation, revises signal settings, makes daily reports on condition of signals and daily activities.
Performs related duties as required.
Required to work any and all emergencies as directed by the Commissioner or designee.
One (1) Year of trade school training in electronics or civil construction may be substituted for one (1) year of paid experience.
Boston Residency Required.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: AFSCME/RA-16
Hours per week: 35