|Employer||City of McKinney, TX|
|Job Type||Full Time|
|Salary||$38,143.70 - $56,071.65 Annually|
WORKING FOR THE CITY OF MCKINNEY
Working for the City of McKinney is more than a job. It is an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others. It is also an opportunity to have a hand in the development of one of the fastest growing communities in the nation. In 2014, our community was named "The #1 Best Place to Live in America." Although proud of that honor, everyone on our team is committed to making McKinney an even better place to live, work and raise a family. That's why we exist.
OUR CORE VALUES
City of McKinney employees work hard and at a very fast pace. However, we also look after and support one another. All of us are guided by four employee-generated values - Respect, Integrity, Service, and Excellence (RISE). We are also supported by servant-based leaders who foster and support a healthy, family-oriented culture. All new employees are expected to embrace and live by our core values and commit to helping us sustain our exceptional work environment.
SUMMARY OF POSITION
Under direct supervision by the Traffic Signal Supervisor, the purpose of the position is to ensure proper function of traffic signals, school zone flashing beacons and street lights in the City. Employees in this classification perform semi-skilled, manual level work. Position is responsible for conducting field installations, testing, repair, and maintenance of traffic signals and other traffic related equipment. The position requires the employee to be motivated to work in the field by themselves. Employee will be given adequate instructions and have radio communication with the supervisor. The supervisor will review the completed tasks as necessary. Performs related work as required.
Essential Functions/Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND BEHAVIORS
High school diploma or GED; supplemented by two (2) years previous experience and/or training involving electrical work; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Any work related experience resulting in acceptable proficiency levels in the above Minimum Qualifications is an acceptable substitute for the above specified education and experience requirements.
Two (2) to three (3) additional years of service involving street lights and traffic signals would be beneficial.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Tasks involve the ability to exert heavy physical effort in heavy work, with greater emphasis on climbing and balancing, but typically also involving some combination of stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling, and the lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of moderately heavy objects and materials (20-50 pounds); may occasionally involve heavier objects and materials (up to 100 pounds). Some tasks require visual and odor perception and discrimination.
There is exposure to environmental conditions. Tasks may require exposure to strong odors and/or smoke, radiation, electrical shock, traffic hazards, extreme heat/cold or extreme weather conditions.
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed as of the date of preparation and approval. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of the position. Employees holding this position will be required to perform any other job-related duties as requested by management. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee, and all requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.
The City of McKinney is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) committed to an alcohol / drug free workplace and to providing equal opportunities regardless of age, race, color, gender, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
Closing Date/Time: 1/26/2021 5:00 PM Central