Traffic Control Flagger - Sinking Spring, PA

Flagging · Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
Department Flagging
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation $16.00 - $19.00

Job Purpose:

The Flagger's responsibilities include informing motorists of possible detour routes, reporting disobedient drivers to law enforcement officials, answering motorists’ questions, and keeping all members of our construction crews safe.


Essential duties and responsibilities:

·         Use hand signals and direction signs to direct traffic around road construction sites.

·         Communicate with other flaggers using hand-held radios to direct two-way traffic onto a single lane.

·         Inform the construction crew of any traffic issues that may affect their safety.

·         Appropriately position warning and detour signs around construction sites.

·         Set up barricades and traffic cones along construction sites.

·         Remove all signs, barricades, and traffic cones upon completion of construction work.

·         Record the license plate numbers of motorists who neglect to obey traffic signs and directions.

·         Complete daily paperwork detailing hours worked, location and materials used.

·         Perform weekly inventory on flagging and safety equipment.


Education, Skills and/or Work Experience Requirements:

·         Ability to work as part of a team

·         Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills

·         Exceptional observation skills

·         Effective communication skills

·         Valid PA Driver’s License

·         High School Diploma or GED Preferred

·         ATSS Certificate preferred

·         Knowledge of Publication 213 preferred


Physical Requirements:

·         Ability to stand for extended periods of time

·         Ability to work in harsh weather conditions

·         Availability to work 10+ hours per day

·         Availability for on-call emergency hours

·         Ability to lift 50lbs

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  • Location
    Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
  • Department
    Flagging
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level
  • Compensation
    $16.00 - $19.00