Open Positions

Signal System Specialist I

City of Phoenix

This position performs work which involves precise technical knowledge gained through training or experience to a variety of traffic engineering problems in the field or office. Responsibilities include technical duties such as signal timing and coordination; conducting traffic engineering studies; programming computerized traffic signals and controllers; maintaining the network for the central computer system for traffic signals; gathering traffic data and converting it to a usable format; troubleshooting and problem solving central control equipment, intersection signal controllers, auxiliary equipment including the interconnect system; implement new technology for the ATMS; and serving as a liaison between agencies involved in the construction and operation of traffic signals. There are two shifts are Monday through Friday 5:00 AM to 2:00 PM and 12:00 Noon to 9:00 PM.

There is currently one vacancy in the Street Transportation Department.

This recruitment and any interview process as a result of this recruitment may be used by multiple hiring managers and multiple departments throughout the City to fill any related current or future vacancies; other recruitments and appropriate eligible lists may also be considered.

$22.81 – $34.80 hourly / $47,445- $72,382 annually. Candidates may be hired above the minimum depending upon qualifications.

A comprehensive benefits package is offered which includes traditional pension with employer and employee contributions; choice of medical HMO, PPO, or HSA plan; wellness incentive of up to $720 annually; dental; vision; life insurance; long-term disability; 401(a) and 457 plans; medical enrollment includes a monthly $150 City contribution to a Post-Employment Health Plan; bus/light rail pass; tuition reimbursement program; paid time off includes 11.5 paid holidays, 12 vacation days, and 15 sick days and personal leave days. For more details, visit:

Unit 7 Benefits

 Three years of experience in paraprofessional engineering work, including one year as a Traffic Signal or Traffic Engineering Technician, supplemented by college-level courses in traffic engineering, basic computer programming/systems analysis
 The City job description can be found here.
 All finalists for positions are subject to a criminal background check applicable to the department or position.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS – The minimum qualifications listed above, plus:
 Experience programming, installing, and troubleshooting Traffic Signal Controllers (ASC2, ASC3, Cobalt, M60, 2070 and other Intelligent Traffic Controllers)
 Experience with Siemens Next Phase software
 Proficient computer skills in traffic operations software Synchro and HCS. Experience with Transuite, AutoTurn, Visual 2017, Synchro, TranSync, HCS and VISSIM is desirable
 Write and prepare traffic analysis reports
 Perform traffic analysis and calculations, including field investigations
 Working irregular hours, second and/or third shifts, weekends, holidays, and evenings is required.
 Experience managing and prioritizing project assignments to meet competing deadlines
 Light rail experience
 Possession of an IMSA Traffic Signal Technician Level II and/or Level III certificate

First review of applications will occur the week of March 23, 2020. Recruitment will close when we have received a sufficient number of qualified applications or on April 6, 2020, whichever is sooner.

Apply online at by completing the required information and attaching, as one document, your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. Only the highest qualified may be posted to the eligible to hire list. The results of the resume screening process will be sent to your primary email address.


Water Resource, Condition Assessment Engineer

Black & Veatch

Phoenix WR and CA

Black & Veatch Corporation currently has three positions available in the Phoenix Office for Water Resources and Condition Assessment. Refer to the following links to learn more and apply today:

Senior Planning and Water Resource Engineer – Water Business – Phoenix
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Water Resource & Condition Assessment Engineer – Water Business – Phoenix
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Civil Engineer 1 – Water
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