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ITS/Electronics Technician-VDOT Tunnels/028 in Hampton, VA at US Facilities Inc

Date Posted: 12/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Scope of Work:

Qualified candidate will perform diagnosis, repair, fabrication, and maintenance of a variety of complex electronic, electromechanical and traffic control equipment such as instrumentation, telemetry, computers, video, fiber optics, security equipment, traffic signals and associated control equipment.


Duties include:


  • Technical support work installing, repairing, maintaining, programming and modifying devices and equipment associated with Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), and other traffic control systems. This includes traffic signal controllers, fiber optics, wireless, twisted pair and IP over Ethernet communication technologies and networks.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot communication, video and network transportation related electronic devices and equipment. Maintain and perform preventative maintenance of all ITS devices as required, including but not limited to dynamic/changeable message signs, closed circuit television cameras, SCADA devices; including PLC and HMI’s, Ethernet switches and other related devices.
  • Assist Traffic System Technicians and Traffic Signal Technicians as required, perform related work as required.
  • Ability to read and work from plans, schematics, and displays.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and locate defective devices and make repairs.
  • Ability to use electronic test equipment, fiber optics test equipment, hand and power tools.
  • Ability to operate a personal computer. 
  • Ability to climb communication towers to repair cameras and communication equipment.
  • Ability to operate a variety of motor vehicles and trucks including platform or bucket trucks.
  • Employees are subject to emergency call back during scheduled off-hours.


Job Requirements


High School Diploma or GED.


• Virginia Driver’s License in good standing.

Minimum Requirements:

• 1-3 years’ experience in DOT Intelligent Transportation Systems.
• Proficient skills in using Microsoft Office software products (MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
• Strong written and oral communication skills

Other Requirements:

• 18 years of age or older
• Drug Screening
• Background Check
• Required VDOT/Industry Training

Work Conditions:

• 90-day probation period
• Potential for significant periods of sitting or standing
• May be subject to short or no-notice work assignments
• Monitored performance with routine evaluation

NOTE: This position is designated as essential and, as such, all duties associated with this job are required during emergency situations which may include but are not limited to inclement weather, disaster response and emergency operations. VDOT/Contract Management will determine when essential positions are required. Valid driver's license is required. DMV records check is required. Fingerprint-based Criminal History Records Check is required.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/VETS