Traffic Technician I
Traffic Technician I
Town of Leesburg
Public Works and Capital Projects
Closing Date: Open until filled
Do you want to apply your expertise for a cause you can feel good about? Do you want to work for an organization that wants you to grow with it and offers tuition reimbursement, certification training, and a chance to learn about multiple industries? Come work for the Town of Leesburg, hometown of the 21st century. Located 35 miles west of the nation’s capital in the heart of DC’s Wine Country, you’ll enjoy a vibrant and authentic community with “big city” amenities. The Town of Leesburg strongly encourages innovation, promotes career development, and offers excellent benefits to employees. Benefits include membership to the Town’s full-service recreation center, enrollment into the Virginia Retirement System, excellent healthcare insurance, and other fringe benefits.
Who We’re Looking For
If you identify with the following descriptions, then you may be perfect for the Town of Leesburg:
• Creative problem solver
• Proactive self-starter
• Life-long learner
• Strong team player
• Passionate about excellent customer service
• Positive, can-do attitude
• Effective communicator
• Desire to impart knowledge to others
• “Early adopter” of new technologies
What You’ll Be Doing
Under general supervision of a senior traffic technician in the Public Works and Capital Projects Department, an employee in this position will assist with the daily operations and maintenance of traffic signals throughout the Town of Leesburg, investigate and report signal/traffic related issues, help review and resolve citizen complaints regarding traffic, and data collection. This position requires working outside in all types of weather conditions, direct contact with Town citizens, working safely with vehicular and pedestrian traffic, and being on-call for emergency response as needed outside of normal working hours.
HS/GED; possession of a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record; International Municipal Signal Associate (IMSA) Work Zone Traffic Control within one (1) year of employment; Level I International Municipal Signal Associate (IMSA) Traffic Signal Inspection Certification within one (1) year of employment.
TO APPLY: Please visit www.leesburgva.gov/jobs for more information and to apply online. Resumes may be submitted as supplemental only. EOE/ADA.