13 days old

Supervisor, Traffic & Street Signs

San Francisco , California 94128
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is seeking a dynamic leader to manage the operation and supervision of staff in our traffic sign shop. In this role you will oversee staff in the installation, maintenance, and repair of street, parking, and wayfinding signs; make field surveys to determine the need for signs; respond to complaints, and perform related duties as required.  Desired candidate has experience reading and interpreting basic building plans particularly floor diagrams; experience working on pedestrian wayfinding signage; experience using various signage materials including plastic and adhesive backed vinyl materials; experience working in a fast-paced environment; and eagerly embraces SFO’s Mission and Core Values. Join the SFO team and contribute to our mission “to provide an exceptional Airport in service to our communities”.  View official job posting for more details.

SFO's Mission Statement 

We provide an exceptional airport in service to our communities

 SFO’s Core Values

  • Safety and security is our first priority
  • We are one team
  • We treat everyone with respect
  • We communicate fully and help one another
  • We strive to be the best
  • We are innovative
  • We are open to new ideas
  • We are committed to SFO being a great place to work for all employees
  • We are each responsible for the Airport’s success
  • We take pride in SFO and in our accomplishments

The essential functions of this position include:

  • Plans and coordinates activities for a group of workmen engaged in the installation, maintenance, and repair of traffic and street signs.
  • Supervises work activities in both, the shop and the field; makes field trips to inspect completed work.
  • Conducts and participates in field surveys to determine need for traffic, and street signs; reviews police accident reports and reports from Public Works personnel and the general public regarding same.
  • Prepares purchase orders for materials and equipment; arranges with Purchasing Department and vendors for delivery of items ordered; inspects items when delivered.
  • Responds to public complaints regarding the location of traffic signs and other special signs; attempts to accommodate public desires while maintaining utility of traffic signs.
  • Maintains records regarding monies spent on materials and equipment for traffic sign shop.
  • Checks shop drawings of proposed new signs; supervises the use of layout and silk screen techniques in fabricating new signs.

Nature of Work
Requires extensive computer work requiring keyboarding and prolonged sitting and working off a flat screen monitor to perform financial and economic analysis and analyze, manipulate and generate reports; ability to work effectively with managers, co-workers, contractors and other personnel; and ability to identify issues and problem solve.


Requires graduation from high school.

At least six years experience in the last ten years in the installation and maintenance of traffic and street signs, including two years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience



  • Aerospace / Airlines

Minorities, Women, and Persons with Disabilities are Encouraged to Apply.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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San Francisco International Airport
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