Streetlight & Traffic Signal Technician

utilities & trades roads & transportation
Posted On: Sep 7, 2018
Closing Date: Sep 21, 2018

Streetlight & Traffic Signal Technician
Job ID J0918-0168
Organization: Traffic & Lighting Group 
Job Title: Streetlight & Traffic Signal Technician 
Job Type: Permanent Full Time 
Location: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Company Biography
Utilities Kingston is located in Kingston, Ontario, equi-distant from Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa, where the St. Lawrence River meets Lake Ontario and the Rideau Canal (a UNESCO World Heritage site) – Kingston is a stunning, historic city that consistently ranks as one of the best places to live in Canada. Kingston’s 123,363 community-minded citizens enjoy an outstanding quality-of-life enhanced by superb intellectual, recreational and creative opportunities and supported by excellent health care facilities and municipal services, programs and facilities.
Utilities Kingston is unique in Ontario, combining water, wastewater, gas and electrical services and a broadband fibre optics provided in one company under the leadership of a single C.E.O. This shared services delivery model gives Utilities Kingston clear advantages in cost savings and customer service over other utility providers in the province. Utilities Kingston has provided the residents of Kingston with safe and reliable utility services for more than 100 years. 
Primary Duties
Reporting to the Supervisor, Streetlight and Traffic Signals, the incumbent will have responsibilities that will include installing, repairing, and maintaining the streetlight and traffic signals systems and associated equipment. Maintenance of the traffic signals will meet standards set by the International Municipal Signal Association (I.M.S.A.) and Standards set by the Highway Traffic Act. The incumbent may be performing either or both functions depending on their level of qualifications. Incumbents will provide technical information and reports as required.
Education, Certification and Other Qualifications Required
  • Certificate of registration as a Journeyperson Electrician (Construction and Maintenance or Industrial) is required. Completion of Mobile Crane Operator (0-8 ton) training and Hydraulic Aerial Equipment training will be considered an asset.
  • Possession of IMSA Traffic Signal (Any Level) Certification will be considered an asset.
  • Possession of or ability to obtain a Class “DZ” driver’s license.
  • Current First Aid/CPR certificates or ability to obtain certificates.
  • Knowledge of the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act. 
Special Working Conditions/Conditions of Employment
  • Maintain certification and driver’s licenses throughout employment. 
Special Working Conditions/Conditions of Employment
Maintain certification and driver’s licenses throughout employment.
Your resume and/or cover letter must clearly demonstrate how you meet the requirements of the position.
Appropriate accommodations will be provided as required by the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) upon request.
Utilities Kingston is committed to employment equity and we encourage applications from all designated group members. Our goal is a diverse, inclusive workforce that reflects the Kingston community.

Utilities Kingston thanks all candidate that apply, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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