Flag Person

Location: Jasper, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 10-12-2017
E Construction Ltd. is looking for professional and enthusiastic, seasonal FLAG PERSONS, to work in Jasper, Alberta for the remainder of the 2017 road construction season.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Read and understand site specific instructions prior to directing traffic.
  • Review the work site on a daily basis and consult with Supervisor to understand work being conducted, and any potential hazards.
  • Set up, reposition and dismantle traffic control signage.
  • Protect workers and the public by keeping work space free of traffic, and warning oncoming traffic of potential hazards.
  • Communicate effectively with other traffic control workers using established signals and radio equipment to ensure the smooth flow of traffic and minimize confusion.
  • Maintain alertness at all times.
  • Remove or cover all traffic control signage at end of day or when traffic control is suspended.
  • Assist truck in accessing and exiting work sites and directing them where to dump loads.
  • Assist with the set up and maintenance of project signage and barricades, including daily barricade reports.
  • Assist with measuring work area for calculating quantities.
  • Receiving, sorting, and filing haul tickets from delivery trucks.
  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, sub-contractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.
  • Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS/EXPERIENCE
  • Traffic Control Training Certification considered an asset.
  • Minimum 1 - 3 years of experience in construction traffic control is preferred.
  • Prior experience working within a paving company is a definite asset.
  • Understanding of traffic control procedures and guidelines.
  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 LBS on a regular basis.
  • Use of Personal Protection Equipment is required.
  • Must comply with company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements.
  • Willing to work out of town and in remote locations, as required.
  • Willing to work overtime, as required.
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
We are pleased to offer the successful candidate an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits, including a pension plan, educational assistance, excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more.
 
We thank all candidates for their interest in a position with E Construction Ltd., however only candidates selected to move forward will be contacted.
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