City and County of Denver Denver, Colorado, United States
Oct 04, 2019Full Time
About Our Job Application Process: We encourage you to apply as soon as possible because this posting may close without notice. Denver Public Works (DPW) delivers services that help to define and improve the quality of life in Denver. DPW is responsible for road maintenance and repair; residential trash, recycling and compost collection; design and construction of streets, bridges, public buildings, and storm and sanitary sewers; transportation and parking services; oversight and regulation of use of the public right-of-way; and implementation of the Public Works Environmental Management System (EMS). For more information, please visit the Denver Public Works website and video at: http://www.denvergov.org/dpw https://vimeo.com/263427065 The Division of Transportation Operations is responsible for managing the performance of the transportation infrastructure. Sections within the Division include curbside management, traffic signals, signs and markings, and system operations. The Traffic Operations team is responsible for the operation, maintenance, installation and emergency repair of traffic control devices. They maintain a fiber optic communication network providing services to the Department of Public Works, Information Technology Division and Denver Police Department. They also operate the Transportation Management Center and are responsible for signals, electronics repair, utility locates, sign installation, sign manufacturing and pavement markings. Traffic Operations has a new opportunity for a Traffic Signal Inspector. Our team are stewards of safety in a traffic-controlled work zone. This job environment entails working with a crew who are punctual and thrive in a team setting. Commitment and being on time to work is essential. You will have an opportunity to work with cutting edge technology in the traffic signal industry. We have a small, supportive team with two other inspectors. There is a total of six crew members working with 10 - 15 different contractors at any given time. This inspector position will be inspecting for quality control and assurance with contracted work. You must have a strong background from construction to signals. Duties would include: Ensuring compliance with on call contractors, inspections, and job layout. Confirming that jobs follow IMSA and CDOT standards rules and regulations. Using your certified skills with IMSA Traffic Signal Level II in Bench or Field. Performing complex inspection work to ensure compliance with City, State and Federal standards and guidelines and enforces compliance by monitoring and re-inspecting work to ensure compliance. Reviewing transportation infrastructure improvement projects; provides information concerning construction plans and specifications; provides technical direction to field consultants and contractors. Preparing for and attends pre-construction meetings concerning transportation infrastructure projects specific to traffic signals. Overseeing contractors in excavation and restoration of trenches for installation of electrical conduit, installation of span wire assemblies and suspension hardware assemblies, and placement and fastening of fittings or supports. Overseeing contractor application and installation of temporary traffic control relating to project. Coordinating project work with internal and external stakeholders such as city departments/agencies and utility companies. Assisting in the resolution of difficult or unusual roadway conditions involving the installation of transportation infrastructure assets. Investigating discrepancies arising from faulty workmanship, materials, equipment and methods. While the full pay range of this Job Classification is $25.29/hour - $36.92/hour, our target hiring salary for this position is between $25.29 hour - $32.00/hour, depending on education, experience and qualifications. About You Our ideal candidate will have: Five years of experience with traffic signal inspections Flexibility and be able to work odd hours because of involvement with preconstruction to final walk through of signal completion, project completion; responsible for punch list; producing punch list. Cartegraph knowledge, Accela, Visio, MS Office, traffic signal controller software Traffic Signal Inspector 1 & 2 certifications within 2 years after employment Up-to-date knowledge with TCS flagging Knowledge of fiber optic installation. Certifications as a qualified inspector for QC and QA Strong background from construction to signals We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Education: Graduation from high school or possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate Experience: Five (5) years of experience in the installation, construction, maintenance and repair of traffic signals. License/Certification: This job requires driving. Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Requires IMSA Traffic Signal Level III in Bench or Field at time of application. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment. Education and Experience Equivalency: Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements. About Everything Else Job Profile CJ3166 Traffic Signal Inspector To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here . Position Type Unlimited Position Salary Range $25.29 - $36.92 Starting Pay 25.29/hour - $32.00/hour based on education, experience Agency Public Works The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. For information about right to work, click here for English or here for Spanish.