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Traffic Data Collection Technician

Rekor Systems, Inc.
Athens, Georgia 30253
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    Full Time

Traffic Data Collection Technician

Geo: GA (Athens, Macon); AL (Birmingham)and SC (Columbia)


Intelligence Driven Innovation.

Rekor Systems, Inc., (NASDAQ: REKR) is a trusted global authority in the development and implementation of intelligent infrastructure focused on addressing critical challenges across public safety, transportation management, and urban mobility markets. We believe that the intelligent infrastructure industry is at the epicenter of converging forces that will drive profound changes in the way government agencies, law enforcement and businesses operate and collaborate today and in the future. With our disruptive AI-powered technology, integrated hardware and software solutions, and state of the art machine learning models, we deliver actionable insights and transformative impact that increase roadway safety, efficiency, and sustainability for our customers and citizens, while enabling safer, smarter, greener, and more equitable cities and communities.

Our employees represent the best and smartest top talent in our industry, and we select individuals to be a part of our team who help to define our culture and success. Rekor’s Values and Leadership Principals are: People First, Customer Success, Earn Trust, Deliver Impact and Think Big and Bold!
Learn more by visiting www.rekor.ai.


A Traffic Data Collection Technician is a key member of our Portable Traffic Data Collection division. Our Engineering technicians are responsible for performing all types of traffic studies including automated classification and volume counts using pneumatic tubes or non-intrusive video-based AI technology and turning movement counts using video systems. Each week, a technician will be required to install road tubes or camera systems at up to 50 different locations across their coverage area. This will require maintaining a stock of between 50 and 60 portable event recorders, maintaining a company-owned and insured vehicle, safely driving to and parking along the roadway, and installing equipment in or alongside the roadway. This is a physical job which requires you to be aware of your surroundings at all times. Safety is our top priority! Good time management, willingness to travel, problem-solving abilities, and attention to detail are essential.

The Contribution:

  • Safely install all assigned equipment at sites located across the coverage area
  • Review assigned tasks for the week, check the weather, and devise a plan to complete the work
  • Maintain the working condition of all assigned equipment by replacing batteries and other parts as needed
  • Notify manager of any issues that arise throughout the week
  • Operate and park the vehicle safely and legally at all times
  • Maintain vehicle’s working condition and physical appearance
  • Upload all data to FTP site

Ideal Profile:

A highly energetic individual who is knowledgeable about and/or interested in the transportation technology industry and business savvy to deliver state of the art cutting edge technology solutions for our customers. You’re looking for a progressive, entrepreneurial, fast paced, vibrant, flexible working environment where you can pursue your career interests and achieve your full potential. You bring to the organization the following competencies:

  • Proof of High school diploma or GED strongly preferred
  • Individuals must have a valid driver's license, clean driving record and must be able to drive a company vehicle
  • Role will require cleared background verification, employment history, education confirmation, no criminal history record and clear drug testing
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Willingness to travel in-state and out-of-state on a weekly basis
  • Able to work outdoors in fluctuating weather conditions
  • Basic working knowledge of MS Office Suite Excel and Word and mobile devices
  • Self-motivated
  • Able to bend, kneel, squat, and lift 40 pounds
  • Works well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to follow directions, evaluate problems, and prioritize tasks

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift or move objects weighing up to 60 pounds. Employees in this role should be comfortable with operating machinery and should be comfortable with heights. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

It is the policy of Rekor Systems not to discriminate or allow the harassment of employees or applicants on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law in all employment practices. Rekor Systems' Executive Leadership Team is fully committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action and support the successful implementation of the Company's Affirmative Action Programs


Posted: 2023-09-07 Expires: 2023-12-06

Rekor Systems, Inc.

Rekor Systems, Inc., (Rekor ai) (NASDAQ: REKR) is a trusted global authority on intelligent infrastructure providing innovative solutions that drive the world to be safer, smarter, and greener. As a provider of comprehensive, continuous, and real-time roadway intelligence, Rekor leverages AI, machine learning, and holistic data to support the intelligent infrastructure that is essential for smart mobility We believe that the intelligent infrastructure industry is today at the epicenter of converging forces that will drive changes in the way government agencies and businesses operate. With our disruptive technology, we deliver integrated solutions, actionable insights, and predictions that increase roadway safety.

Rekor has great career opportunities and hiring now across the US to include positions in: S. Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Virginia, and expanding into new growth markets.  

Our employees represent the best and smartest top talent in our industry and we select individuals to be a part of our team who help to define our culture and success with our Rekor Values and Leadership Principals: People First, Customer Success, Earn Trust, Deliver Impact and Think Big and Bold!


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