Traffic Signal Construction Foreman 

W.L. Contractors, Inc. is Colorado's industry leader in traffic signal construction and maintenance. We are a strong and stable family-owned company that has been in business for over 35 years with over 140 employees and projects that vary in size up to $10 million. We offer competitive pay and benefits, good working conditions, and stable employment.

DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: 
Skilled and technical work in the construction, installation, and repair of traffic signal systems, highway lighting, and other transportation related systems.
Supervision and Training of all subordinate employees assigned to the project.
Assist Superintendent with material ordering, scheduling, and utility locates.
Complete and turn in required personal and project paperwork.
Maintain a neat and professional appearance.
Communications with customers and other contractors.
Follow requirements for utility locates and permits.
Fulfill the company tool list requirements.
Responsible for maintaining and renewing required certifications and licenses.
Responsible for assigned company vehicle and typically report to work at the job site. 
Abide by all the company safety rules
Wear proper PPE while on the job site and in the yard for lifting operations to include: Safety-toed work boots, safety vest, work gloves, and hard hat.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS and ABILITIES: 
High School Diploma or GED.
Minimum five years combined experience as a Groundsman, Construction Technician I, and Construction Technician II. Some experience may be substituted with equivalent related construction or electrical experience.
Operates and performs basic field maintenance on all equipment including but not limited to; aerial lift/bucket trucks, trenchers, derrick/digger trucks, cranes, backhoes, trackhoes, air compressors, and concrete saw. 
Operates Gas torches (cutting and brazing).
Proficient with basic and specialized hand tools and power tools.
Familiar with the MUTCD, NEC, CDOT & Local specifications & standards, Customer and Project specific specifications and standards.
Proficiently read plans and schematic diagrams.
Proficient with computer skills.
Proficient at programming and setting up controllers, conflict monitors / MMU’s, video detection, and communications equipment.
Proficient at traffic signal wiring.
Efficiently supervise others, proficient problem solving, proper decision making.
Perform heavy physical work, often under adverse weather conditions.
Follow and transmit clear written and verbal instructions.
Communicate effectively with co-workers, supervisors, and the public.
Maintain an effective working relationship with others.

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, and TRAINING: 

Possess and maintain valid Colorado commercial driver’s license (CDL class A).
Maintain a valid medical card if you have a CDL driver’s license.
Be insurable.
Complete OSHA 30 hour training. “Competent Person”
Hazard Communications/MSDS, CPR, First Aid, Blood Borne Pathogens, Hantavirus, Respiratory Protection  
Bucket Truck/Aerial Lift, and fall protection.
Trencher, Excavation, and Utility Damage Prevention.
Crane and Rigging/Material Handling  
IMSA Traffic Signal Level II Construction certification and Level II Field Technician Certification or Journeyman Electrician License with appropriate related experience.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Work in all weather conditions.
Work at heights over 20 feet.
Lift/move up to 50 pounds.

COMPENSATION:

This is an hourly position paying $28.00 to $34.00 per hour depending on experience. 

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W.L. Contractors, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, providing a safe and drug free work environment.