Traffic Control Driver in Las Vegas, NV at Centuri Construction Group

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary

Join the leader in underground pipeline construction and get yourself a solid career with solid pay! Take the first step on your path to career advancement; Join Us - We’ve got work for the next 100 years!

Traffic Control Drivers are responsible for placing, removing and repairing temporary and permanent traffic control devices and coordinating traffic control flaggers at work sites.

Perks

  • Join the Largest Natural Gas Distribution Contractor in the United States
  • Weekly Payroll
  • Paid, on-the-job training for technical skills
  • Employee Assistance program benefit
  • Health Insurance Plan benefit
  • Retirement Plan benefit

Responsibilities

  • Drive various vehicles 
  • Place signs, barricades and traffic cones
  • Follow all safety precautions to protect motorists and construction workers
  • Load and unload equipment and materials 
  • Move construction equipment
  • Perform vehicle checks to ensure compliance with DOT regulations
  • Perform other duties as requested by leadership

Education, Skills, Experience Needed

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of traffic control experience
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations pertaining to commercial vehicles
  • Skill to operate equipment in close proximity to workers and underground utilities
  • Ability to interact with public, supervisors, and coworkers professionally at all times
  • Desire to learn and commitment to working safely

Working Environment

  • Work sites are outdoors in potentially extreme weather conditions
  • All worksite safety instructions are written and spoken in English; must be fluent in English
  • Work includes prolonged and repeated: lifting (including overhead, up to 50lbs); standing; climbing; kneeling; reaching and feeling; crouching and crawling
  • Work is performed within the “red zone” of heavy equipment
  • Working safely requires quick/accurate hand-eye coordination

Requirements

  • Pass pre-employment drug screen and background check
  • Provide valid US work authorization documents for E-Verify
  • Valid driver’s license with no more than 3 moving violations and no DUIs within a two year rolling period
  • Pre-employment medical fit-for-duty test; hold/obtain DOT medical card
  • Work with a heightened awareness within the “red zone” of heavy equipment
  • Flexibility to work varying schedules and stay late when necessary
  • Join and maintain Union membership

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

This job description is subject to change at any time. It reflects management’s assignment of essential functions, and does not exclude or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Centuri and its subsidiary companies will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.  Centuri will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested.


Nearest Major Market: Las Vegas

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