RoadSafe Traffic Is Now Hiring Flaggers In Federal Way, WA.
RoadSafe Traffic Systems (RoadSafe) is the largest provider of traffic control and pavement marking services in the United States. Our national network of 50 branches supports government, private, special event, utility and railroad projects in over 40 states. Expert knowledge of traffic control and roadway striping coupled with a unique ability to quickly mobilize our extensive fleet, state-of-the art equipment and trained technicians allows RoadSafe to safely provide quality, value, and peace of mind to our customers nationwide. RoadSafe enjoys exclusive contract agreements with some of the United States' biggest industrial companies and contractors. Known for our sophistication and professionalism, RoadSafe is called upon to handle the biggest and best projects in our industry. At RoadSafe, we offer a competitive pay, growth potential and an excellent benefits package for those who qualify including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) plans. RoadSafe recognizes and values diversity.
POSITION SUMMARY: Flagger/Traffic control signaler. Controls and directs movement of vehicular traffic through roadway construction sites using sign, hand, and flag signals. Warns construction workers when approaching vehicle fails to heed signals to prevent accident and injury to workers. Informs drivers of detour routes through construction sites. Flaggers are responsible for public safety and make the greatest number of contacts with the public of all highway workers.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Stand in position at the site and watch for road traffic to protect equipment and employees
Control signaling devices and apparatus to safely direct traffic through crossing
Ensure that proper safety equipment is worn at all times at the job sites
Perform other work related duties as assigned
Ability to receive and communicate specific instructions clearly, firmly and courteously
Ability to move and maneuver quickly to avoid danger from errant vehicles
Ability to control signaling devices (such as paddles and flags) in order to provide clear and positive guidance to drivers approaching traffic control zone
Ability to understand and apply safe traffic control practices, sometimes in stressful or emergency situations
Ability to recognize dangerous traffic situations and warn workers in sufficient time to avoid injury
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Must have a high school diploma (or equivalent) is required
Must have some manual labor experience
Must be able to stand for extended periods of time and in a variety of weather conditions
Must be able to receive, understand, and communicate specific instructions
Must have a valid drivers license and have a clean driving record
Must be able to successfully pass background check and drug screen
ATSSA Flagger certificate or equivalent highly preferred
Will provide training
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Roadsafe Traffic Systems