Class A or B driver / Crew Member

Employer
Digital Traffic Systems, Inc.
Location
Ashland, VA
Posted
Jun 13, 2018
Closes
Jun 15, 2018
Function
Driver
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Position: Crew Member Division: Data FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Reports To: Project Manager or designee Location: Ashland, VA Region: Nationwide SUMMARY Perform the installation and maintenance of all types of in pavement and roadside traffic monitoring systems and stations at locations nationwide. Perform construction tasks involving physical labor located along Interstate, Primary and Secondary roadways. Previous experience operating hand and power tools in a noisy and dirty environment. Work includes cleaning and preparing sites, digging holes and trenches, saw cutting pavement, demolishing concrete, removing brush and installing maintenance of traffic devices. Work is normally performed on the side of and/or on highways and roads often at nights and/or weekends. Operate various pieces of equipment used in construction. Safety is a high priority on all work activities. May assist other craft workers as required. Travel is required and may include as many as three weeks or more at a job site. All hours worked over 40 hours per week will be paid as overtime. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. In addition, the position requires 80% travel to various states across the country as well as different regions of the Commonwealth of Virginia as new projects are acquired . Day and night work is required, including overtime hours. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform quality control duties on job sites. Participate directly in on-site maintenance, service, and installation activities of roadside traffic monitoring materials and devices. Work outdoors 6-12 hours a day while being exposed to various weather conditions, dust and construction site hazards. Work changing schedule, often nights. Drive company vehicles and operate company equipment as necessary Operate assigned equipment while adhering to safety procedures Adhere to construction project management and DTS policies and procedures Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals Complete other duties as assigned EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, LICENSE High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required Valid current driver's license is required (CDL preferred). Must pass pre-employment background investigation to meet company standards. Must pass and maintain DOT Physical examination certificate to meet company standards. Must pass pre-employment drug screen to meet company standards. Must pass and maintain fitness for a Pulmonary Functioning (Spirometry) Test, to meet OSHA requirements for the respiratory protection program. This test shows how well you can move air in and out of your lungs. KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS Basic mathematical skills: add, subtract, and multiply in all units of measure. Prior knowledge of construction techniques. Effective communication skills. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. The employee occasionally is required to work at heights up to 60 feet. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly working near traffic. The employee is frequently exposed to high speed vehicular traffic and moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Working six to twelve hours per day is common, while being exposed to weather, dust, and construction site hazards. BENEFITS: We offer competitive compensation, medical, dental, vision, short-term & long-term disability, life/AD&D, 401K, and paid time off in addition to great career growth opportunities. EOE AA M/F/VET/DISABILITY: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, disability, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws. Postings located: