Welcome to NOSDA
The Northern Ohio Service Directors Association’s main goal is to promote cooperation and build productive working relationships between municipalities. We strive to continually enhance member knowledge of Public Works by providing related training and keeping up with new technologies.
Join us to start networking with service directors throughout Northeastern Ohio!
Urban Forestry & Tree Safety
Our NEW Tree Commission Academy Executive Summary is a short tour of the Academy program specifically designed for busy mayors and council members. It is intended to help you and other locally elected officials, make wise decisions about your community’s urban forest resources with a focus on public safety and urban forest values.
We hope that you’ll join us for a day of discovery, food, and fellowship.
Save your seat for this FREE event by e-mailing
Please make sure your e-mail includes
SENSIBLE SALTING WORKSHOP
Don’t miss this free, regional road salting workshop presented by the Northeast Ohio Public Information and Public Education work group (NEO PIPE), Bainbridge Township and other partners. Though critical to our safety, road salt poses unique challenges to both our waterways and communities.
Uniquely designed as a “peer to peer” program, speakers from various Northeast Ohio communities will discuss different methods, experiences, and challenges of salt management. Gain assistance in meeting Phase 2 requirements while sharing resources and successes with other communities. Coffee and Pastries provided by Valley Ford Trucks!
WHEN: Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 8:30 am – 11:30 am
WHERE: Centerville Mills Dining Hall 8558 Crackel Road, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023
WHO: Municipal workers, road/service departments, and anyone in the business of snow and ice removal
This workshop is FREE but registration is required by Friday, September 7th to reserve your seat!
Register at neopipesensiblesaltingworkshop.eventbrite.com or by phone by calling Geauga SWCD 440.834.1122
When your municipality is looking for qualified applicants, NOSDA can help.
We are happy to post your job openings on our website, and include the notice in our monthly newsletters.
Send your information to Bob Girardi, Secretary/Treasurer. Please notify NOSDA when the position has been filled so we can remove the post.
City of Euclid
Job Title: Traffic Signal Technician – Traffic Maintenance (49)
Department: Public Service (25)
Status: A. Classified B. Nonexempt – FLSA
Job Summary: Responsible for the installation, repair and maintenance of municipal traffic signals and devices. Works under the immediate direction of the Superintendent.
– Install and maintain traffic signals and controllers.
– Cut traffic signal loops; test conflict monitors.
– Repair damaged signal equipment.
– Maintain records of work performed at traffic intersections.
– Establish timing for intersections.
– Testify in court on matters relating to traffic signals.
– Perform other related duties as required.
(The description above represents the most significant duties of this position but does not exclude other occasional work assignments not mentioned, the inclusion of which would be in conformity with the factor degrees assigned.)
Work Environment: Heavy work (exerting up to 100 lbs of force occasionally); indoor/outdoor. Subject to hazards: moving mechanical parts, electric current, water, chemicals; atmospheric conditions: fumes, odors, dust, gases; occasional exposure to below 32 degree F temperatures, noise and vibration. Physical activity: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping and feeling. Repetitive motions of the wrists, hands and fingers.
Requirements: High school graduate or GED certificate. Valid commercial driver’s license and an acceptable driving record. Knowledge of pre-time, solid state, micro processing traffic controllers. Ability to express or exchange ideas and instructions accurately and clearly. IMSA Work Zone Safety, Traffic Signal Level I and II Certifications.
The City of Euclid does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.
Applications can be obtained from the Receptionist or online; resume and cover letter can be submitted online to firstname.lastname@example.org. Current employees please use an Internal Application.
Contact: Dan Knecht Full time/ M-F
(216)289-8345 Pay Rate $26.68
We need your input.
When accidents occur, how do you determine when to perform drug tests?
Is the dollar amount of damage to property or equipment a deciding factor? Do you automatically test whenever an accident occurs?
Please send your feedback to Bob Girardi.
Membership in NOSDA is open to:
- The chief service representative of each city and village in the Northern part of Ohio, and surrounding territory.
- Associate Members (Non-Municipal)
Members must renew their membership and pay dues each year on January 1st. For your convenience, we provide a printable forms for:
* Please click here to read the By-Laws for complete information on membership eligibility and dues.
2018 Meeting Schedule
July 20TH Golf Outing *tentative date
August 8TH Best Equipment
September 12TH Clam Bake – East Ohio Gas
October 10TH TBD
November TBD TBD
December 12TH Holiday Christmas Party
NOSDA members appreciate the support and participation of our valued vendors. Vendors can reach Service Directors throughout northeastern Ohio via our website, newsletters and by sponsoring NOSDA meetings.
Establish or renew your sponsorship for 2018 to be featured here and in our newsletters! Contact Bob Girardi for details.