Seasonal Traffic Control People

Job Location

Off Site

Type of Job


Published By

The Municipal Group of Companies Eastern Traffic Services

Published Date

March 31, 2020, 9:00:00 PM

About the job

Position Summary
The Traffic Control Person is responsible for using a Stop/Slow paddle to indicate whether motorists
must stop prior to entering the temporary workplace or to proceed with caution.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience: Must be willing take Traffic Control Person accreditation prior to starting (1 day, online,
employer paid)
Must be able to work a flexible schedule including, days, nights and weekends; advance
notice of shifts will be given, some days will require long hours
Must be reliable and punctual;
Willingness to learn construction site protocols, rules and code of conduct;
Willingness to work in a team environment;
Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner;
Comply with all safety policies and procedures;
Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that projects
are completed properly;
Working safely and professionally is a condition of employment;
Must have reliable transportation to job sites; Meeting points are available.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the safe and effective direction of traffic through a temporary workplace;
Maintain open communication with other TCP in the temporary workplace to regulate traffic;
Ensure that public traffic has priority over work-related traffic;
Report unsafe acts regarding traffic movement;
Provide assistance to pedestrians crossing work areas;
Be aware of surroundings at all times;
Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using
the appropriate tools and equipment for the task;
Protect and promote the interest of this company in all matters and to take actions as
required to satisfy such responsibilities;
Ensure safety of fellow employees;
Perform other duties as assigned;
What we offer:
Above average competitive wages;
Comprehensive benefits and pension plan;
Company provided training and development;
Opportunities for growth in other areas of the company;
Corporate discounts;
Employee and Family Assistance Program

About us

Seasonal Traffic Control People (Stop/Go Paddles)
Multiple Positions
Full Time/Long Hours in Summer
Multiple Locations Across HRM & Nova Scotia
No Experience Required/Full Training Given
Late April/Early May starts

Applications due Wednesday 31st March, 5pm.

A part of the Municipal Group of Companies, Eastern Traffic provides traffic management services to clients across Nova Scotia. They are working with Ready, Willing and Able to hire for its Traffic Control Person positions. While positions aren't exclusive to Ready, Willing & Able, RWA applicants will be given extra consideration in the process.

Note that this is a physical role that requires lots of standing in good and bad weather.

Work locations will be dependent on client locations and so this will be communicated in advance. There will be convenient meeting points available for team pick up at each client site. A car is not a requirement of this position.