This is manual work in the laying out and application of traffic markings and the maintenance and repairs of striping equipment. Work is performed under the supervision of the Traffic & Sign Supervisor and is reviewed through inspection of work during process and upon completion of assignment for compliance with "Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices".
Participates in layout of pavement markings from detailed drawings of new road constructions. Layout and painting of school, railroad crossings, crosswalks, and other pavement markings.
Participates in the installation of automatic traffic counters, enters data and records, makes field sketches of intersections and streets.
Repairs and maintains automatic traffic counters, paint striping equipment and hand spraying equipment.
Assists in layout and cutting of pavement marking stencils in accordance with "Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices".
Maintains Daily Work Sheet which consists of job numbers, time and materials.
Performs duties at times under extremely heavy traffic conditions.
Occasionally may participate generally in the laboring work of a crew as needed.
Performs related work as required.
Graduation from a standard high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma, with some course work in mechanical drawing and layout. Experience in all phases of painting and knowledge of mechanical repair desired. Possession of a valid Florida Driver's license with driving record acceptable to the County Driving Policy and insurance program.
A comparable amount of training and/or experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.
Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:
Knowledge of "Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices".
Knowledge of methods, practices, tools and materials used in maintenance and repair of various types of equipment.
Ability to operate small and large paint striping equipment.
Skill in use of power and hand tools and equipment necessary to perform assigned duties.
Considerable knowledge of blending, mixing and application of paints and related materials and of striping operations.
Ability to perform mathematical problems with speed and accuracy.
Knowledge of County roads and locations of responsibilities. Ability to establish and maintain effective public relations with general public and fellow employees