Senior Traffic Control Operator, prov

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Location: Rochester, NY Name: Senior Traffic Control Operator, prov
Type: County Department Job Announcements Deadline: Until Filled
Price: N/A
Salary: $38,172 - $48,412 annually

Description of Duties

This position, located at the Department of Transportation, is responsible for the oversight of the computerized traffic control center, troubleshooting problems, and taking corrective action.  Duties include planning and decision making in responding to traffic incidents and coordinating with other agencies, as well as monitoring traffic flow and the smooth operation of a computer operated traffic signal system.  Duties also involve writing code, debugging, and running simple computer programs to adjust any problems encountered in the traffic signal system.  The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of a Chief of Traffic Signal Engineering and Operations or other higher-level staff member.  General supervision is exercised over Traffic Control Operators.  Does related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma, plus EITHER:

(A)  Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or an information technology, computer science, management information systems, or transportation field; OR,

(B)  Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s degree in one of the fields mentioned in (A) above plus two (2) years paid full-time or its part-time equivalent experience in dispatching which must have included at least one (1) year of monitoring or operating a computerized traffic management system; OR two (2) years paid full-time or its part-time equivalent experience in monitoring or operating a computerized traffic management system; OR,

(C)  Four (4) years paid full-time or its part-time equivalent experience in dispatching which must have included at least two (2) years in monitoring or operating a computerized traffic management system; OR four (4) years paid full-time or its part-time equivalent experience in monitoring or operating a computerized traffic management system; OR,

(D)  An equivalent combination of education and experience as defined by the limits of (A), (B), and (C) above.

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