Licensed Electrician (Traffic Signal, Streetlighting, & ITS)

Job Description

The Mobility industry is in the middle of a technological revolution. Yunex Traffic - A Siemens Business partner to agencies and companies in their transformation, combining existing infrastructure with forward-looking technology that meets tomorrow's needs today.

The Traffic Signal Electrician is responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation, and ongoing operation of traffic signals, streetlights, and ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems) electrical equipment. Qualified applicants will have excellent troubleshooting skills working with a wide range of traffic signals, streetlights, and ITS electrical equipment. Works independently and as part of a team to provide optimum service levels to our agency customers.

Responsibilities include:
  • Installs, configures, maintains, and troubleshoots various electrical components and devices, such as traffic signals and street lighting equipment.
  • Performs repair, removal, and replacement of traffic signal controllers and other equipment.
  • Set up traffic control in high and low-speed environments.
  • Installs, maintains and repairs electrical wiring for streetlights and traffic signals.
  • Completes reports and performs communications per company policy and local practices.
  • Reports the technical status of the system with accuracy and completeness.
  • Troubleshoots and Isolates faults in units or components
  • Field test of electrical components; tests devices to ensure they work accurately.
  • Maintenance of spare equipment and parts following established procedures.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalency is required.
  • Minimum 3-5 years of recent, verifiable experience as an Electrician.
  • Applicants must possess a valid electrical license in the State of Georgia (can also include reciprocity states of Alabama, Florida, North Carolina or South Carolina)
  • Ability to read and interpret safety rules, operation and maintenance instructions, traffic signal plans/specifications, and procedure manuals.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and clean driving record.
  • Move supplies and equipment of up to 75 lbs.
  • Work independently and as part of a team.
  • Willing to work at heights typically associated with the repair, installation, and maintenance of traffic signals and streetlights.
  • Pass a DOT (Department of Transportation) physical exam and drug test.
  • May be required to get bucket truck operator certification.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a fast paced environment
Desired Skills& Experience:
  • Local Traffic Control certification (i.e., MOT, IMSA Work Zone Safety, etc.).
  • International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) Traffic Signal certification is helpful and required within the first year of employment (Company-paid training and testing).
  • Experience in troubleshooting and repairing CCTV and MVDS units and DMS signs.
  • Component-level board repair experience.
  • Competitive salary based on qualifications
  • Health, dental, and vision plans with options
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Competitive paid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company cell phone and laptop
  • Extensive product training and professional career development
  • Education and tuition reimbursement programs are available.

Yunex Traffic recognizes that building a diverse workforce is crucial to the success of our business. We therefore strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool. Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without the need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization.

This position requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless granted a medical or religious exemption.


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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