Traffic Signal Installer

About Chinchor Electric:

Chinchor Electric is a Commercial/Industrial Electrical company. We perform heavy Industrial Electrical, Highway Lighting, and Traffic Signalization. We work with both corporate clients and government entities and maintain yearly contracts with Orange, Seminole, Osceola, and Volusia counties, as well as the Florida Department of Transportation. We are fully licensed and bonded and offer on-site estimating and competitive bidding.


Paid Apprenticeship and training opportunities through the 4-year Florida Electrical Apprenticeship & Training (FEAT) program.

Paid certifications such as Crane Certification (rigging, signaling, operating), and Intermediate & Advanced Maintenance of Traffic, IMSA Traffic Signal Level I Tech, IMSA Traffic Signal Level II Tech & IMSA Traffic Signal Level III Field.

Employee Referral Program

Full benefits that include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • 401 k
  • 401 k matching
  • Paid Time Off
  • Job Type: Full-Time, Non-Exempt
  • Pay: $18+ (potential yearly income $40K to $52K)
  • Negotiable - Based on experience and certifications.
  • 10% differential for night work
  • Must be able to work out-of-town or nights occasionally.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Traffic Signal Installer is responsible for the installation and maintenance of electronic traffic control devices. Work involves assembling, installing, servicing, testing, repairing, and adjusting electrical and mechanical components of traffic signals and related equipment. Other duties include but not limited to
  • Assembling and Installing Traffic Signal Poles and overhead traffic signals, Overhead Signs, pedestrian features, and other related Signal components.
  • Understanding oral and written instructions that may be accompanied by detailed plans.
  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical and electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures.
  • Diagnose and repair malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to ensure compliance with codes.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Clean driving record, Class A CDL preferred.

Education and Experience:

  • ISMA Florida Certification (Preferred).
  • Two years of Traffic Signal field experience (Required).

Physical Demands

Must be able to perform multiple tasks and can handle the physical demands of the job, including but not limited to, standing, walking, kneeling, bending, crouching, pulling, pushing, climbing, driving, operating equipment, and lifting at least 50lbs.

Chinchor Electric, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex or gender, marital status, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, sexual stereotyping, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

To help ensure a safe, healthy and productive work environment for our employees and others, to protect Chinchor Electric, Inc. property, and to ensure efficient operations, Chinchor Electric, Inc. has adopted a policy of maintaining a workplace free of drugs and alcohol. This policy applies to all employees and other individuals who perform work for Chinchor Electric, Inc.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: Monday to Friday

License/Certification: Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: In person

Bucket truck experience * Lineman * Overhead Lighting * Highway Lighting * Highway Construction * Signing * MOT/Maintenance of Traffic * Crane * Central Florida Expressway * Florida Department of Transportation * Equipment Operators