City of Atlanta, GA.
Description Posting Expires: June 18, 2018 Police Traffic Control Inspector General Description and Classification Standards Enforces all City parking statutes and ordinances of the State for which the Police Department is accountable. Duties include, but are not limited to: directing and controlling the flow of traffic; enforcing parking ordinances;\u00a0identifying violators, writing parking tickets and impounding vehicles; responding to the needs of the general\u00a0public; assisting officers and with interdepartmental duties and City activities; and maintaining and updating records for proper documentation. Supervision Received General supervision. Receives assignments and determines method and procedure. Essential Duties & Responsibilities These are typical responsibilities for this position and should not be\u00a0construed as exclusive or all inclusive. May perform other duties as assigned. Directs and controls the flow of traffic in an assigned area within the City. Enforces City and airport facility traffic, parking, taxi cab and limousine ordinances, etc. Enforces parking ordinances, identifying violators and writes parking tickets Impounds vehicles disrupting traffic flow and\/or illegally parked for an extended period of time. Assists with\u00a0disabled vehicles. Reports broken parking meters, dysfunctional traffic lights, down traffic signs, etc.; may perform school crossing\u00a0guard duties. Requests radio dispatcher to run vehicle license tag checks and verifications as needed; requests towing\u00a0assistance for disabled or impounded vehicles. Decision Making Uses independent judgment and discretion in the handling of emergency situations, determining and deciding\u00a0upon procedures to be implemented, setting priorities, maintaining standards and resolving problems. \u00a0 Leadership Provided Serves as a technical resource or mentor to other employees. May lead or instruct less experienced workers in\u00a0high level or technical jobs. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities This is a partial listing of necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities required to\u00a0perform the job successfully. It is not an exhaustive list. Knowledge of traffic operations, local traffic ordinances, policies and procedures. Knowledge of how to perform\u00a0operations and comply with staff plans and objectives for the expedience and effectiveness of specific duties of\u00a0the City. Skill in effectively communicating and interacting with supervisors, employees, members of the general public\u00a0and all other groups. Ability to identify parking violators and write tickets on vehicles parked illegally. Ability to assist with\u00a0interdepartmental duties as needed which may include crowd control and directing traffic\/parking at City events. Minimum Qualifications \u2013 Education and Experience High school diploma or GED 1 year of experience in public relations required; or any equivalent combination of education, training and\u00a0experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job. Preferred Education & Experience 1-3 years of experience in traffic control or public relations preferred. Licensures and Certifications Valid Georgia driver\u2019s license Essential Capabilities and Work Environment Required physical, lifting, and sensory capabilities are requirements to perform the job successfully. Typical environmental\u00a0conditions associated with job.
City of Atlanta, GA.