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Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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Utilities Service, LLC Traffic Signal Technician in Amarillo, Texas

American Lighting and Signalization is seeking a motivated and skilled Traffic Signal Installer.

Pay Range: $18.00 - $22.00 per hour

General duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Must be able to read traffic blue prints

  • Must be able to interpret plan set layouts.

  • Must be able to direct and oversee Traffic Signal Laborers.

  • Must be able to operate heavy equipment in order to install signal items and install power service.

  • Drives a company provided pick-up truck to and from every order.

  • Oversees the wiring of traffic signal and equipment.

  • Is expected to keep truck well maintained and report to General Foreperson any issues involving maintenance of truck.

  • Works around customers and general public consistently and is expected to maintain a very high level of professionalism.

Benefits:

Benefits of employment include: health and dental insurance, life insurance, 401K, paid holidays, paid vacation.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Must have outdoor work experience.

  • Must be able to work outdoors in all kinds of weather for extended periods of time.

  • Due to the inherently dangerous nature of the industry and requirements to work with or around hazardous equipment, employees must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time.

  • Must be able to wear necessary PPE as per task assigned.

  • Must be able to drive an approved company vehicle and/or equipment.

  • Must be able to read, write and comprehend written and verbal instructions/information.

  • Professionalism will be expected at all time.

  • A well maintained driving record is expected.

  • Must be willing to travel within the State of Texas as needed.

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen.

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

  • Must have a valid Class A CDL or be able to obtain one within 90 days of employment.

  • Must pass a post-offer Background / MVR check.

Required Hand Tools

Each employee is required to purchase and maintain the hand, listed below, tools necessary to perform routine day to day job duties.

Ground Person

  • 2 PAIRS OF MEDIUM SIZE CHANNEL LOCKS

  • CLAW HAMMER

  • TORPEDO LEVEL

  • HACK SAW

  • 9’’ LINEMAN’S PLIERS

  • REGULAR CRIMPER UP TO #2 CABLE

  • SCREW DRIVERS (3 common and 2 Phillips)

  • RAZOR KNIFE

  • WIRE STRIPER

  • 25’ TAPE MEASURE

  • CRESCENT WRENCH

  • ALLEN WRENCHES (small size)

  • 3/8’’ RATCHET

  • DEEP WELL 3/8’’ SOCKET SET

  • COMBINATION WRENCH SET UP TO ¾’’

Signal or Lighting Technician (in addition to tools required for Ground Person)

  • LARGE PAIR OF CHANNEL LOCKS

  • ½’’ DRIVE RATCHET

  • LARGER SET OF ALLEN WRENCHES

  • 4’ LEVEL

  • NEEDLE NOSE PLIERS

  • CABLE CUTTERS

  • SCREW AND NUT DRIVER BITS FOR DRILL

  • FLASH LIGHT

  • MULTIMETER

Foreman and General Foreman (in addition to tools required for Signal or Lighting Technician)

  • ½’’ SOCKET SET

  • 3/8’’ DRIVE METRIC SOCKET SET

  • SET OF TORX SCREW DRIVERS

  • JEWLERS SCREW DRIVER SET

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation. Individuals with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation should contact the Corporate EEO Officer at 1-800-248-8733.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.

​​ Physical Requirements:


Key:

Rarely = less than 10%

Occasionally =up to 33%

Frequently = up to 66%

Continuously = 67% to 100%


Standing: Frequently

Seeing: Continuously

Walking: Frequently

Reading: Continuously

Sitting: Frequently

Reaching: Frequently

Stooping: Occasionally

Range of Motion: Frequently

Kneeling: Rarely

Hearing - Speech Range: Continuously

Squatting: Rarely

Depth Perception: Frequently

Body Twisting: Frequently

Color Vision: Frequently

Crawling: Rarely

Lifting: Frequently

Sense of Touch: Frequently

Carrying: Continuously

Manual Dexterity: Frequently

Pushing: Frequently

Speaking Clearly: Continuously

Pulling: Frequently

Seeing Distant: Frequently

Climbing Ladders: Rarely

Climbing On/Off Truck: Frequently

Climbing Stairs: Frequently

Climbing Poles: Rarely

Balancing: Occasionally

Gripping: Rarely

Lifting up to 10 lbs: Frequently

Lifting over 10 lbs to 50 lbs: Occasionally

Lifting up to 50 lbs: Rarely

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation. Individuals with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation should contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext 1339.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.

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