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Traffic Signal Construction Foreperson in Sunnyvale, TX at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Traffic Signal Construction Foreperson to join our team.

We offer excellent opportunity for career-minded individuals who want to be a part of our team. Our goal is to provide a safe work environment for all our employees to perform quality work with our many clients. Our company performs work in both rural and metropolitan areas across Texas. We offer full time employment with a company that values the team approach toward building quality projects. If you are looking for career advancement and you are a goal-oriented person that wants to work for a company that values safety, and appreciates employees, contact us today.

We have an excellent compensation package which includes:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Contributory Life Insurance
  • Per diem
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Assists with installation, operation, maintenance and repair of underground electrical power lines for street lights and traffic signal systems.
  • Primary function is helping and supervising the crew while work is being performed.
  • Directs the crew members on specific job tasks.
  • Participates in company training of all regional safety guidelines and is required to perform all work by the regional safety policies.
  • Follows and enforces safety practices.
  • Operates the equipment used in excavating, backfilling, lifting, and other construction tasks
  • Assists with power outages and electrical problems.
  • Assists with ground work.
  • Works near energized parts or equipment.
  • All other duties as required or requested by Supervisors.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Performs all aspects of electrical work constructing and maintaining roadway lighting and traffic signal electrical systems in assigned area. Knowledgeable and highly skilled in all aspects of electrical work.
  • Must be able to terminate secondary pedestals, and meter boxes.
  • Must be able to identify the hazards on the job.
  • Must have cognition to solve problems.
  • Must be able to read and follow prints.
  • Must be able to follow directions, work safely and productively.
  • Must have endurance necessary to perform these duties throughout a standard eight (8) or ten (10) hour day according to the schedule.
  • Must have a valid Driver s license. Class A CDL preferred.
  • TRF 450 certification preferred
  • Must pass a background check and pass a motor vehicle records check.
  • Due to the inherently hazardous nature of the industry and the requirements to work with or around hazardous equipment, employees must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to wear necessary PPE as required by company policy
  • Must be able to lift, move and maneuver up to 50 pounds on an infrequent basis, and up to 10 pounds on a frequent basis.
  • Must be willing to travel within the State of Texas as needed.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.

​​Physical Requirements:

Activity:ROFCActivity:ROFCStanding X Seeing XWalking X Reading XSitting X Reaching X Stooping X Range of Motion X Kneeling X Hearing - Speech Range XSquattingX Depth Perception X Body Twisting X Color Vision X Crawling X Lifting X Sense of Touch X Carrying XManual Dexterity X Pushing X Speaking Clearly X Pulling X Seeing Distant X Climbing LaddersX

Climbing On/Off Truck X Climbing Stairs X Climbing Poles X Balancing X GrippingX Lifting up to 10 lbs X Lifting over 10 lbs to 50 lbs X Lifting up to 50 lbsX


Rarely = less than 10%Occasionally = up to 33%Frequently = up to 66%Continuously = 67% to 100%

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation. Individuals with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation should contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext 1339.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.