May 26, 2015

Seasonal Flagger/Laborer

Box Elder County has an opening for a Seasonal Flagger/Laborer.  The Seasonal Flagger/Laborer performs temporary traffic control operations such as flagging. Must be a competent driver and able set up traffic control signage. Must be willing and able to stand for long periods of time in the heat of the day. Must be willing and able to do physical labor such as shoveling, pot hole repair, and concrete work. Must be able to run mobile equipment such as rollers and brooms. 

Those interested in this position must have a valid State of Utah Driver License.  Applicants must pass a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen.  Applicants must have the ability to establish and maintain working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public; ability to follow written and verbal instructions; ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to pass the flagger certification.

Interested parties should submit an application to Box Elder County Human Resources by 5:00 p.m. Friday, June 5, 2015.  Applications can be obtained at www.boxeldercounty.org.


EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 




CLASS TITLE:            FLAGGER/LABORER                          

DEPARTMENT:           Road                                                  

EFFECTIVE DATE:      MAY 22, 2015

DIVISION:                    ROAD DEPT                                                   

GRADE NUMBER:       22

 

GENERAL PURPOSE

 

Performs temporary traffic control operations such as flagging. Must be a competent driver and able set up traffic control signage. Must be willing and able to stand for long periods of time in the heat of the day. Must be willing and able to do physical labor such as shoveling, pot hole repair, and concrete work. Must be able to run mobile equipment such as rollers and brooms. 

 

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

 

Works under the general supervision of the Road Department Supervisor or Lead Foreman of the Project.

 

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

 

None

 

EXAMPLE OF DUTIES

Flagging

Pot hole repair

Run sweeper

Run a roller

Be able to pass the flagger certification

Some manual concrete work

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

 

Experience:

 

Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public; ability to follow written and verbal instructions; ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to pass the flagger certification.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk and talk and/or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle or operate objects, controls, or tools; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and run.

 

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

 

Valid Utah Driver License

           

 

SELECTION GUIDELINES

 

Formal application; initial screening interview; reference check; final interview with hiring authority.