Traffic Systems Technician I- Yakima, WA

Employer: City of Yakima

Job Description:
The City of Yakima Traffic Engineering Division needs a Traffic Systems Technician I to assist in electronic and electrical work in the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of traffic signal systems, illumination systems, and traffic control devices; also performs locates for utility calls.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or GED and an Associate Degree or certification of completion in electronics or telecommunications maintenance from an accredited college, trade/vocational school, or formal apprenticeship program.
Must possess and maintain a valid Washington State Driver's License. Must obtain an International Municipal Signal Association Level (IMSA) I certification and Roadway Lighting Specialist I certification within one (1) year of employment. Traffic flagging and First Aid/CPR certificates must be obtained within six (6) months of appointment.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:
The City of Yakima is a premier employer in the Yakima Valley with extensive opportunities for training and growth. The City offers a competitive benefit package including:
• Salary schedule $23.08 - $27.62 Hourly
• Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage
• FREE healthcare clinic!
• WA State PERS pension plan
• 1% contribution to a 457 deferred compensation plan
• Generous accruals for vacation and sick leave
• Up to 5% bilingual/biliterate English/Spanish special pay
• Much more!

View the complete job posting and apply online at www.yakimawa.gov/jobs
Closes 3/16/22
EOE

Contact Person: GRETCHEN PETERSON-LEE
Phone: 5095766617
Email: gretchen.peterson-lee@yakimawa.gov
Location: Yakima, WA
Application Method: Email
Base Pay: $23.08 - $27.62 Hourly

Posted on March 04, 2022

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