Electronic Signal Technician
Applications are now being accepted for an Electronic Signal Technician in the Traffic Operations Division at Ada County
Highway District in the Boise, Idaho area. This is a full-time, non-exempt position with a starting wage range of $23.74 -
$27.29 per hour, DOE. SIGN ON BONUS ELIGIBLE!
ACHD offers an excellent benefit package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays, paid
parental leave, 401K match and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).
The Electronic Signal Technician performs technical duties associated with the installation, maintenance, and repair
of complex electronics, electrical, and communication equipment.
Will maintain, repair, and modify digital and analog electrical systems, traffic controllers, detectors, amplifiers,
multiplex communication equipment, and electromechanical traffic control equipment in the shop and field using
software systems, electronic testing equipment, and digital meters. Locates and marks underground signal
facilities for utilities and construction projects.
Must be able to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with utility representatives, the general
public, and other district employees.
Able to assure completion of all documentation of daily activities as required.
Subject to 24-hour emergency on-call duty for a 7-day week on a rotating schedule.
Must possess an active Idaho State Journeyman Electrical License or be actively enrolled in an accredited program.
Requires good knowledge of electrical systems and peripheral equipment, computers and operating systems, logic
circuits with integrated circuit and discrete component design, binary math, and Boolean algebra.
Requires extensive experience in the field of electronics involving traffic controllers, data communication
equipment, logic processing equipment
Experience in installing and maintaining electrical systems, and troubleshooting electronics is desired.
Required to obtain an Idaho Class B CDL drivers license within 90 days of hire.
Any combination of education, training, or experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
may be acceptable.
A completed ACHD Employment Application is required and must be submitted to Human Resources no later than 4:30
p.m. on September 16, 2021. Applications are available at 3775 N. Adams; Garden City, ID 83714 or on our website at
An AA/EEO/ADA Employer
Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations