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SIMON | Flagger - Rapid City, SD

Date: Apr 20, 2021

Country: Rapid City, South Dakota, US, 57702

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Simon

 

 

Simon is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Simon specializes in aggregates, asphalt and ready-mix concrete production, asphalt paving, and concrete, bridge, highway, and utility construction. Through strong local ties backed by global resources, we focus on quality and value to deliver the best products and services for our clients.  What we do is bigger than construction – it is about connecting communities, building new roads to the future, and keeping the spirit of the pioneers alive and well. 

Summary

Controls movement of vehicular traffic through construction projects.
 

Responsibilities

  • Support the Simon safety culture and other Company strategic initiatives
  • Discusses traffic routing plans, type and location of control points with superior
  • Distributes traffic control signs and markers along site in designated pattern
  • Directs movement of traffic through site, using, signs, hands and flag signals
  • Warns construction works when approaching vehicle fails to heed signals to prevent accident and injury to workers
  • Informs drivers of detour routes through construction sites
  • Gives hand marker to last driver in line up of one-way traffic for flagger at opposite end of site, signaling clearance for reverse flow of traffic
  • May occasionally operate pilot car at construction site
  • Some travel to out of town work locations

 

Qualifications, Education, Skills and Experience: 

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred
  • Flagging/traffic control experience preferred, but not required
  • Valid drivers’ license with ability to maintain a clean driving history required

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Wears and maintains personal protective equipment (PPE) as required
  • Regularly required to lift and /or move up to 25 pounds with or without assistance
  • Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel
  • Regularly required to communicate (talk and hear) 
  • Frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl 
  • Standing/working on feet for long periods, and walking across uneven terrain
  • Frequent exposure to loud noise 
  • Regularly exposed to all outdoor weather conditions, dust, and airborne particles
  • Regularly exposed to fuel, oil, and other chemicals

 

Workplace Values Requirements:

  • Support, promote, and practice Simon core values, vision, and mission
  • Support, promote, and comply with Simon Code of Ethics, Workplace Conduct, Safety, and other established policies at all times
  • Embrace the Company’s safety culture, actively support all safety initiatives, and adhere to defined accountabilities implemented by the Safety Steering and Continuous Improvement teams
  • Align personal vision and goals with larger goals of the Company
  • Support continuous improvement to improve Simon processes, performance, safety, and overall success


The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Management may, at its discretion, assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
 

 

Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries (SIMON) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accomodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  


Nearest Major Market: South Dakota
Nearest Secondary Market: Rapid City