Flagger / Labourer (Kentucky)

Flagger / Labourer (Kentucky)

Kentucky

VC International is a leading telecommunications solutions provider for a wide range of businesses and organizations. We are currently seeking Flaggers / Traffic Controllers to join our telecommunication construction operations in Kentucky for permanent, full-time positions.

VC International is an equal opportunity employer, welcoming applications from people with disabilities. Any applicant who may require accommodations are encouraged to discuss this with their recruiter.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Use flagging, signalling devices and signage to direct traffic through roadside construction sites
  • Signal detour information to drivers as necessary
  • Warn workers and pedestrians of hazards or traffic concerns
  • Stand for long durations of time
  • Ensure that PPE and other safety equipment is used on the work site
  • Other tasks as required
Knowledge and Skills: 
  • Able to stand for long stretches of time
  • Able to verbally communicate clearly and effectively
  • Fully understands flagging and traffic control requirements and procedures
  • Capable of controlling flagging, signalling devices and signage effectively
  • Fully understands and recognizes traffic related hazards and all other hazards on the worksite, and knows how to effectively eliminate or control those hazards
Experience Required: 
  • Has completed certified / approved Traffic Control Technician or Traffic Control Supervisor training that has been recognized in the state of Kentucky
  • Minimum of 1 year of applicable experience
Additional Requirements: 
  • Ability to frequently life 50 lbs
  • Valid driver’s license and reasonable driver abstract
  • The successful candidate will be required to pass a drug test and criminal record check
Compensation and Benefits: 
  • Competitive compensation depending on previous experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, AD&D, and LTD Benefits (Nation wide Coverage)
  • Paid Statutory Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Personal Protective Equipment Costs