Supervisor I - Traffic
Company: City of Fort Myers, FL
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: June 10, 2021
The City of Fort Myers strives to be an employer of choice and
most of our employees turn jobs into long term careers. The salary
shown in the job description is the full range for this position
from entry to later career.
NEW EMPLOYEES ARE HIRED AT, OR NEAR THE ENTRY POINT SHOWN,
DEPENDING ON QUALIFICATIONS AND RELEVANT EXPERIENCE.
Responsible for the maintenance of all City signs and road
markings according to the "Manual on Uniform Traffic Control
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the
City's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include
planning, assigning, and directing work, addressing complaints and
Responsibilities and Reporting During an Emergency
Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared
emergency. Depending on the nature of the emergency, this may
require working around the clock for several days on short
Non Essential Employees will not be required to work during a
declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine
when the employee will be required to work.
- Schedule workload for crews.
- Setup and maintenance of traffic safety in the work zone.
- Maintenance of support vehicle and related equipment.
- Coordinate with various City departments, including Police for
emergencies, parades and special events.
- Oversees work zone safety.
- Record keeping, including but not limited to, employees
- Utilize and or supervise the use of electronic equipment(s),
computer hardware and software to maintain MUTCD compliance for
Citywide signs and markings.
- Is required to operate a motor vehicle in the performance of
- This position requires regular and reliable attendance and the
employee's physical presence at the workplace
- Performs other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
- Basic knowledge in the use of word processing, spreadsheet, and
- Skill in time management and organization
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working
- Ability to performing under frequent deadlines and/or in
response to emergencies.
- Ability to speak clearly and persuasively in positive or
- Ability to exercise judgment and make decisions in accordance
with established laws, regulations, ordinances, departmental
policies and procedures.
- Ability to operate necessary equipment including but not
limited to a bucket truck, smart phone, computer, printer, copier,
facsimile machine, scanner, and calculator
- High School diploma or GED
- Three years' experience in related field with a minimum of one
year of progressively responsible supervisory experience and/or
training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and
- Must possess Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) Certification
approved by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), at
time of hire or must be able to obtain within eighteen (18) months
from date of hire.
- Department of Transportation (D.O.T.) Mandatory Drug/Alcohol
- Minimum Level 2 International Municipal Sign Association (IMSA)
at time of hire or must be able to obtain within eighteen (18)
months from date of hire.
- Must possess a valid Class "B" Florida Commercial Driver's
License, and an acceptable driving record within 18 months of
appointment, and must maintain an acceptable driving record.
- Knowledge of routes and streets throughout the City of Fort
Myers is preferred
- Minimum five year experience in a related field.
- Minimum three years supervisory experience in a related
This work typically requires the following physical activities
to be performed.
Balancing - maintain equilibrium to prevent falling while
walking, standing, or crouching.
Climbing - ascending, descending ladders, stairs, ramps,
requires body agility.
Crawling - moving about on hands, knees, or hands, feet.
Crouching - bending body forward by bending leg, spine.
Feeling - perceiving attributes of objects by touch with skin,
Fingering - picking, pinching, typing, working with fingers
rather than hand.
Grasping - applying pressure to object with fingers, palm.
Handling - picking, holding, or working with whole hand.
Pushing - use upper extremities to press against objects with
force, or thrust forward, downward, outward.
Reaching - extending hands or arms in any direction.
Repetitive Motion - substantial movements of wrists, hands,
Speaking - expressing ideas with spoken word, convey detailed,
important instructions accurately, concisely.
Standing - for sustained periods of time.
Stooping - bending body downward, forward at waist, with full
motion of lower extremities and back.
Talking 1- expressing ideas by spoken word
Talking 2 - shouting to be heard above ambient noise.
Visual Acuity 1 - prepare, analyze data, transcribing, computer
terminal, extensive reading.
Visual Acuity 2 - color, depth perception, field of vision.
Visual Acuity 3 - determine accuracy, neatness, observe
Hearing 1 - perceiving sounds at normal speaking levels, receive
Hearing 2 - receive detailed information, make discrimination in
Kneeling - bending legs at knee to come to rest at knees.
Visual Acuity 4 - operate motor vehicles/heavy equipment.
Visual Acuity 5 -close acuity for inspection of small defects,
machines, use measurement devices, or fabricate parts.
Walking - on foot to accomplish tasks, long distances, or site
Lifting - raising objects from lower to higher position, moving
objects side to side, using upper extremities, back.
Mental Acuity - ability to make rational decisions through sound
logic, deductive reasoning.
- Pulling - use upper extremities to exert force, haul or
Work performed is primarily:
- Heavy work: Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally,
and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds
of force constantly to move objects
- May be required to work hours other than the regular schedule
including nights, weekends, and holidays.
- Contact with internal and external customers, vendors, outside
agencies and the general public.
- Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving
mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne
particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions;
extreme cold; extreme heat; and vibration. Risk of electrical
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the primary job functions described herein. Since every
duty associated with this position may not be described herein,
employees may be required to perform duties not specifically
spelled out in the job description, but which may be reasonably
considered to be incidental in the performing of their duties just
as though they were actually written out in this job
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