Traffic Signal Technician Resume Samples

Under direct supervision, a Traffic Signal Technician installs, modifies, maintains, and repairs all types of traffic signal and highway lighting systems and all electronically controlled traffic signal installations, and performs fieldwork during overhauling and adjustment of traffic signal devices. A professional Traffic Signal Technician Resume mentions the following duties and responsibilities – maintaining and repairing highway traffic signal systems, including wiring, poles, heads, switches, vehicle detectors, and special illumination; installing and repairing highway lighting systems and other electrically or electronically controlled installations; making detailed checks of traffic signals and highway lighting systems to locate trouble; inspecting and testing both signal and lighting systems for proper functioning.

Working conditions of the job demand the following skills – knowledge of electrical theory and practice including minor power, and control circuits, knowledge of installation and maintenance and repair of electric and electronic control devices, and physical stamina. Formal education beyond a high school diploma is not mandatory.

 

Traffic Signal Technician Resume example

Traffic Signal Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain a Traffic Signal Technician position that will help me further my knowledge and experience in time management, communication skills. Also to acquire a position that will keep me moving and feed my outgoing and friendly personality.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Networking, Training, Electronics, Wireless Communications, PLC.

Description :

    1. Communicated with a central computer--Automated Traffic Management System ATMs.
    2. Troubleshoot and resolved signal malfunctions, streetlight outages, and communications failures Planning and executing signal modifications as well as communications upgrades.
    3. Trained new hires to master the best trade practices, safety, unit culture, and traffic language.
    4. Performed the field activities in streetlight contract monitoring.
    5. Compared to previous years, 25% more repairs were completed for the same contract dollars.
    6. Maintained, installed, and constructed traffic signals.
    7. Handled daily paperwork.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor of Science


Traffic Signal Technician Resume

Objective : As a Traffic Signal Technician, responsible for Installing, troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining traffic signals; fully actuated traffic signal controllers, and radio control devices; systems; and auxiliary equipment including digital, electronic, microprocessors, fiber optic cable including splicing and termination of fiber, Ethernet switches, VID camera equipment, and PTZ cameras. GPS Pre Emption, Battery Backup System.

Skills : Electrical, Residential Wiring, Communication.

Description :

    1. Acted as Assistant District Signal Engineer.
    2. Acted as supervisor of the signal crew in absence of supervisor.
    3. Supervised and trained new employees.
    4. Inspected the installation of new Traffic Signals installed by independent contractors, which also includes preparing punch lists and acceptance letters.
    5. Conducted safety meetings periodically.
    6. Recorded keeping which includes a daily diary, signal maintenance form for each task completed, monthly equipment mileage reports, monthly credit card purchase form, and other miscellaneous reports and forms.
    7. Programmed several brand names of microprocessor controllers via keypad or laptop computer.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Traffic Signal Technician Resume

Headline : Seeking a Traffic Signal Technician profession with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Trouble High Voltage Lighting, Transformers, Allen Bradley Relays, High Lift Bucket Truck, Auger Crane Truck, Auto And Truck Mechanic, Sizing Wire.

Description :

    1. Contacted and scheduled with utility companies prior to installation to ensure there are no damages or encroachments.
    2. Calculated intersection timing values.
    3. Checked signal system on a computer.
    4. Responsible for training and supervising seasonal workers.
    5. Performed and documented preventative maintenance to minimize future problems and to keep the traffic signal system in optimum operating condition. 
    6. Preventive maintained may include, but not limited to, changing signal LED modules.
    7. Kept traffic signal, fiber, and street light database current on the asset management program.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Junior
          Education
          Education
          MS

          Traffic Signal Technician Resume

          Objective : Highly qualified Traffic Signal Technician with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

          Skills : Electrical, Forklift Operator, Inventory Management, Welding, Painting, Construction, Assembly.

          Description :

            1. Responsible for running my own shop where would work on anything involving traffic systems.
            2. Responsible for checking and storing all material for several jobs at once.
            3. Assembled traffic poles and traffic lights in a short period of time in order to be sent out to the job in time.
            4. Learned how to MIG weld and stick weld.
            5. Became stronger at working in the electrical field.
            6. Learned time management.
            7. Learned to operate equipment like forklifts, backhoes, bucket trucks, and small excavators.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          MS

          Traffic Signal Technician Resume

          Headline : Motivated and highly productive Traffic Signal Technician professional with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and clients through outstanding interpersonal skills.

          Skills : Axis Communications PTZ And Video Encoders, Multitasking.

          Description :

            1. Assisted the Traffic Signal Technical Supervisor with signal controllers.
            2. Installed three-section, five-section traffic signals, and replaced bulbs.
            3. Other responsibilities included, however, were not limited to researching and analyzing traffic signals in a 'flash' status to restore usage.
            4. Entered the timing from the engineer program sheets in the controllers to maintain the proper functionality of the intersection.
            5. Responsible for the troubleshooting of intersections for 'holding' calls and short-cycling to restore signals.
            6. Installed master and/or field cabinets when utilization and/or communication were not at optimum usage.
            7. Maintained daily communication with district dispatcher to determine the malfunction of the traffic signals.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          BS

          Traffic Signal Technician Resume

          Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Traffic Signal Technician professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Traffic Signal Technician and inspiration to those around me.

          Skills : Excel, Autocad, Revit, Multitasking.

          Description :

            1. Assisted in the building of over 40 traffic intersections from the ground up in Central Florida.
            2. Installed above and underground electrical conduit.
            3. Built and mounted steel uprights and arms for traffic signals.
            4. Pulled and terminated signal and electrical power cable for traffic signals and traffic detection equipment.
            5. Setup and terminated traffic management cabinets for the intersections.
            6. Built and terminated electrical power services for traffic intersections and overhead street lighting.
            7. Operated various heavy equipment; bucket trucks, truck cranes, small excavators, forklifts, and bore rigs.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          G.E.D

          Traffic Signal Technician Resume

          Objective : As a Traffic Signal Technician, responsible for Responding to routine utility locates requests from Missouri One Call, Assisting in the installation, repair, and maintenance of traffic signal equipment, radio communication equipment, ITS, roadway, aviation, and navigational lighting, and other electronic/electrical traffic control devices.

          Skills : Microsoft Office, Technical Support, Management.

          Description :

            1. Dusted railings, window ledges, window glasses, tabletops, and chalkboards.
            2. Installed facility electrical systems for alarms, communications, computers, and microwave sensory equipment, in vehicles and offices.
            3. Installed, maintained, and repaired vehicle detection equipment for traffic signals and vehicle identification systems.
            4. Located underground signal conduits and wiring for local utilities.
            5. Served on a rotating on-call 24/7 service for trouble calls and traffic accident assistance involving traffic signal systems or equipment.
            6. Cleaned camera lenses, and signal control cabinets; and replacing worn out, outdated, and/or damaged equipment before breakage or a system failure occurs. 
            7. Coordinated repair and maintained activities with other City departments, vendors, contractors, and other agencies as needed including preparation of plans and specifications for bidding.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            BS

            Traffic Signal Technician Resume

            Headline : A qualified, highly motivated, highly skilled, and hardworking individual. Graduated from Northwest Lineman College and since then have had two years of linework experience. Looking to obtain an apprentice position to broaden my skills and knowledge, overall furthering myself towards my goal of being a journeyman.

            Skills : Electrical, Residential Wiring, MS Office.

            Description :

              1. Built and maintained intersections and distribution lines.
              2. Wired and installed cabinets, meters, ITS devices, and pull boxes.
              3. Set poles, swinging massed arms and spanning wire, transformer moves, and sets, substation work.
              4. Ensured the functionality of existing and preexisting traffic signals and street lighting.
              5. Ensured efficient vehicle flow and public safety on public streets and rights of way.
              6. Performed work to diagnose, repair, and maintain electrical and electronic signal systems.
              7. Performed collection of traffic data and monitors traffic signal operations. 
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              High School Diploma

              Traffic Signal Technician Resume

              Objective : Traffic Signal Technician with 2 years of experience in Assisting in the inventory of electronic/electrical parts and supplies, and also Assisting in the completion of the department's signal and lighting preventive maintenance programs.

              Skills : Logistics Management, Soldering, Electronics, Item Management.

              Description :

                1. Programmed and installed Econolite & Peek traffic signal controllers and EDI /Econolite malfunction management units (MMU) to include soldering new programming cards.
                2. Maintained inventory levels of LED's, specialty tools, and required wire and cabling and reported them to Traffic Operations Superintendent as required.
                3. Utilized forklifts to load/ unload trucks, and for the movement of materials within the city maintenance compound.
                4. Utilized and monitored intersections that were integrated into the Centracs advanced traffic monitoring system that is Windows 7 based.
                5. Received classroom and on the road training to obtain a Class B commercial driver's license.
                6. Maintained traffic signal lighting by installing, constructing, and performing maintenance on traffic signals, installing and repairing manholes, performing maintenance on flashing beacons, school zone lighting, and city-wide signal lights, repairing damage due to accidents, relocating cables, and checking and repairing all loops while using a variety of tools and equipment.
                7. Operated a bucket truck daily.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              Associate's In Liberal Arts

              Traffic Signal Technician Resume

              Objective : As a Traffic Signal Technician, responsible for Ensuring completion of the department's signal and lighting preventive maintenance programs, Maintaining required records and documentation on the installation, maintenance, repair, or replacement of signals.

              Skills : Equipment Operation, Electrical Troubleshooting.

              Description :

                1. Scheduled time on school lights and flashers, make sure all loops and phases are working properly.
                2. Keep track of vehicle mileage and maintenance as well as employee time and records.
                3. Communicated through different companies for assistance with DOT projects and help compose contracts and compose multiple documents.
                4. Installed new traffic signals, traffic cabinets, and programming signal monitors.
                5. Installed new street lights, airport runway lighting, and taxiway lighting.
                6. Worked from various heights for an extended amount of time.
                7. Respond to service calls by diagnosing the problems and replacing components damaged by vehicles or storms.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED