Posted: 7/21

City of Evanston now accepting applications for the Traffic Electrician position

To apply for this position: Please apply online at on or before the closing date. 

Salary: $28.732-$33.978/Hourly 

This is highly skilled work involving the maintenance and repair of traffic signal intersections and street lights. Work involves replacing, repairing and maintaining electro-mechanical, electronic and solid state traffic signal equipment and fixtures. Work also involves maintaining and repairing street light electrical systems and replacing light bulbs in streetlights and traffic signals; uses electronic test equipment to identify malfunctions and make repairs. 

Must possess high school diploma, GED, or higher and must possess three (3) or more years of electrical construction or repair experience with traffic signals, traffic signal controllers and street lights as a journeyman electrician. 
Must obtain International Municipal Signal Association traffic signal technician level I certification within 18 months of employment. 
Must obtain Flagger Certification, NIMS FEMA IS 700, ICS 100 and ICS 200 within 18 months of employment. 
Must possess a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record.