National Safety Council

Current Job Openings:

Position Description: Traffic Control Flagger

Job Summary

Completes operations of assigned traffic control/safety projects setting up and taking down lane closures. Takes direction from the prime contractor, as it relates to project work. 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.

Essential Functions:

Identify and pull accurate signs for jobs
assembly of signage
Complete work orders on basic set ups and take downs
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 plan
Execute work orders by loading trucks with appropriate requirement or checking loaded trucks for requirements. 
Arrive at location and execute appropriate sign placement, cones, including to assess road conditions in a timely fashion.
Close work order with indication of return and pick up times

Education, Experience, Skills and Ability:

High school diploma or equivalent is required
Minimum of three (3) 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
Communicates all relevant details of driving assignments to drivers to ensure proper execution.
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

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