US Traffic Control, Inc. Tonawanda, NY, USA
Sep 25, 2019Full time
Position Description: Traffic Control Flagger US Traffic Control, Inc Job Summary Completes operations of assigned traffic control/safety projects setting up and taking down lane closures. Able to work in the field on traffic control and in the warehouse for various jobs and prep for jobs. Performs lane closures on state highways and other roadways. Redirect traffic for workers or survey crews. Work independently or part of a traffic control crew. Assemble, deliver, and pick up safety products from job sites. Flexible hours, early starts and late finishes based on day to day operations. All season position. Essential Functions: Identify and pull accurate signs for jobs assembly of signage Complete work orders on standard set ups and take downs Understanding and knowledge of four basic set ups--lane shift, lane closure, road closure and flagger Ability to drive large trucks and include backing, pulling and positioning trailer equipment Flagging traffic Ability to communicate with co-workers, clients and staff, professionally, efficiently and effectively. Understand and read basic traffic control plans and maps Execute work orders by loading trucks with appropriate requirement or checking loaded trucks for requirements. Close work order with indication of return and pick up times Education, Experience, Skills and Ability: High school diploma or equivalent is required One to two years of Traffic Control experience preferred Flagging certificate, a plus OSHA 10-Hour Certificate, a plus Highly organized, effective communicator Ability to work calmly and accurately under pressure Knowledge of personal computers and software Exceptionally strong eye for details Can work effectively independently or as part of a team Handles customer concerns and requests for information in an expeditious and professional manner Proficient with maps and directions Environment and Physical Requirements: Ability to work in heavy manual labor for extended periods of time Ability to lift and move up to 75 pounds for long periods of time Ability to work long periods of time in all seasons regardless of weather conditions Flexible Hours a must!