Traffic Signal Technologist

Position: Traffic Signal Technologist (click for full posting)
Employer: City of Hamilton
Closing Date: March 17, 2021

Reporting to the Project Manager, and demonstrating your knowledge of the design and operation of traffic signals and systems, you’ll undertake calculations to review roadway capacity and collision rates, enabling you to adjust signal operations and timing accordingly to improve traffic flow and optimize safety. As a Traffic Signal Technologist, you’ll be involved in reviewing signal designs, evaluating new and existing traffic signal locations, performing safety studies, analyses and proactive investigations, as well as recommending changes and developing related reports for various committees and departments. Collecting and analyzing traffic data related to safety and road use management, and assisting with road closure items will be other integral aspects of your job. The Project Manager will also rely on your support regarding any traffic issues that arise.