Flagger

Employer
PeopleReady
Location
Fredericksburg, VA
Posted
Feb 17, 2021
Closes
Feb 24, 2021
Ref
1750687267
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Have you ever been driving and passed by a worker holding a flag for a traffic or construction site? Many drivers and commuters are likely to have seen Flaggers at their jobsites. These are the personnel who control vehicle traffic to build a safe environment for construction/repair projects, such as those involving roadways or parking lots. As a Flagger, you would help notify drivers of the need for reduced speeds or restricted lane flow. As such, you'd play a key role in crafting and maintaining safe construction sites. PeopleReady is now hiring a Flagger who can bring a positive and dedicated attitude to the jobsite. If this sounds like you, we would love for you to apply above.Responsibilities Include:+ Working with construction team to establish safe movement of traffic around construction zone, in accordance with safety regulations + Flagging motorists to warn them of obstacles or repair work ahead + Taking ownership of keeping work zone and passing cars safe + May need to place signs, barricades, traffic cones, and other warning devices- duties will vary according to job assignment + Directing traffic flow using Department of Transportation regulations + Responding to emergencies as directed and performing tasks in the interest of public safety and property protection during emergenciesQualifications:+ Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions + Communication skills required - flaggers remain in constant contact with the crew + Able to remain in a stationary position for long periods at a time + Possess a valid flagger certification - PeopleReady will help provide this training. /#EVER650D