RoadSafe Traffic is Now Hiring Traffic Control Technician in Watsontown, PA
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: 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.
Operates company trucks to transport materials and equipment to job site.
Drive MOT (Management of Traffic) vehicle to and from project and on work site.
Place temporary construction signs in work area.
Place arrow board or variable message board in work area.
Place traffic cones and other traffic safety devices in work area.
Check work zone throughout shift to be sure items are still in their proper location.
Pick up traffic control items at beginning and end of shift and load into the truck.
Drive TMA (Truck Mounted Attenuator) vehicle to and from project and on work site to protect workers and work zone.
Install, remove and reset delineators, signs, posts and supports.
Shop work which may include general maintenance and repair of equipment.
Perform other work related duties as assigned.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
A high school diploma (or equivalent),
A valid Drivers License is required to operate company trucks.
Must have a clean driving record and be able to pass background check including driving.
Basic reading/writing ability to comply with road signs, complete paperwork and knowledge of federal motor carrier safety regulations is also required.
Candidates must possess good knowledge of state and local roadways and have experience with operating delivery vehicles of varying sizes.
Ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds.
Previous experience in traffic control set ups is a plus. Certification (from ATSSA) as Worksite Traffic Technician or Supervisor is preferred
Must be able to successfully pass a drug test and meet federal DOT requirements.
Must be willing to travel throughout the state as projects require with occasional overnight stay.
Must have some mechanical background/experience
Must be able to work nights/weekends as project demands.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Roadsafe Traffic Systems