Senior Sign Technician
North Texas Tollway Authority - Plano, TX

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The purpose of this position is to fabricate and install all traffic control signs pursuant to the Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices and the NTTA Sign Policy. This is accomplished by using various tools (shear, plasma cutter, ban saw, jig saw, power drill) and other tools as specified. Other duties include fabricating and installing custom signage and mechanical devices, modifying and repairing equipment and vehicles, providing support during inclement weather, and completing special projects as assigned. This person must be willing and able to work in the elements without regard for hot or cold temperatures. This person will also be required to operate various pieces of equipment (Front end loader, Skid steer loader, bucket truck etc.)

Responsibilities:

Fabricates signs and devices by working from drawings and descriptions provided by their immediate supervisor.

Monitors raw material inventory levels and reports current and projected inventory levels to their supervisor. This to include inventory in the shop and on sign/fabrication department service vehicles.

Confirms that signs being built and installed are within the TMUTCD and the NTTA sign policy guidelines.

Installs signs and other devices in a professional and timely manner.

Provides support during snow and ice (Inclement Weather) events.

Qualifications:

Formal Education

Work requires knowledge of a specific vocational, administrative, or technical nature which may be obtained with a two year associate’s degree, diploma or equivalent from a college, technical, business, vocational or correspondence school. Appropriate certification may be awarded upon satisfactory completion of advanced study or training.

Experience

Over one year up to and including three years.

Supervision

Work requires the occasional direction of helpers, assistants, seasonal employees, interns, or temporary employees.

Human Collaboration Skills

Work may require providing advice to others outside direct reporting relationships on specific problems or general policies. Contacts may require the consideration of different points of view to reach agreement. Elements of persuasion may be necessary to gain cooperation and acceptance of ideas.

Freedom to Act

Receives Direction: The employee normally performs the duty assignment after receiving general instructions as to methods, procedures, and desired end results. There is some opportunity for discretion when making selections among a few, easily identifiable choices. The assignment is usually reviewed upon completion.

Technical Skills

Skilled: Work requires a comprehensive practical knowledge of a technical field with use of analytical judgment and decision-making abilities appropriate to the work environment of the organization.

Budget Responsibility

None.

Reading

Intermediate - Ability to write reports, prepare business letters, expositions, and summaries with proper format, punctuation, spelling, and grammar, using all parts of speech. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in high school up to college. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.

Math

Intermediate - Ability to write reports, prepare business letters, expositions, and summaries with proper format, punctuation, spelling, and grammar, using all parts of speech. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in high school up to college. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.

Writing

Intermediate - Ability to write reports, prepare business letters, expositions, and summaries with proper format, punctuation, spelling, and grammar, using all parts of speech. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in high school up to college. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.

Certification &
Other Requirements

Valid Class A commercial license or the ability to obtain one in six months.

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The North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) operates a toll system consisting of about 90 miles of roadway. Facilities include the Dallas North...