“There is no typical day in the field. Each setup is different, because there are different situations. Plus, there’s quite a bit of travel—you get to see a lot of the market you work in.”- Luke Anspach, Advanced Crew Leader, Harrisburg
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Join our growing team today! Positions Available as of 04-07-20
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Flagger Force provides traffic control services for utility and road construction projects in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia and North Carolina. We offer a competitive compensation package with full benefits, including health coverage, 401(k), and paid time off. Flagger Force is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Apply Now for a Crew Member Position
Flagger Force provides traffic control services for utility and road construction projects in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio, New Jersey, Delaware and Virginia. We offer a competitive compensation package with full benefits, including health coverage, 401(k), and paid time off. Flagger Force is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
LEADING THE WAY
Looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference, and have real growth potential?
You’ve come to the right place! We are looking for driven people like you for crew member positions throughout Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and Ohio.
Crew members are responsible for controlling traffic safely through work zones using appropriate equipment and communication. They assist a crew leader in setting up and managing work zones, and are paired with a field specialist for on-site training and support.
A crew member position is perfect for you if you:
- Enjoy working outside
- Value variety in your work as every day will be different
- Are looking for a rewarding career since you will be making an impact in your communities and our nation’s infrastructure
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Training and Benefits
When you join the Flagger Force team, you have the opportunity for growth and advancement. You participate in an initial comprehensive training program through Flagger Force Academy and will have additional training opportunities throughout your career. We also offer other great benefits such as:
- Comprehensive and affordable major health coverage
- An attractive 401(k) program matched by the company
- Paid time off along with holiday pay
- Opportunities for overtime, depending on availability
- Bonuses when you refer new employees
- Pay that’s competitive for the industry
Combining fast career development and promotion opportunities, comprehensive skills training, and a wide range of competitive benefits make working for Flagger Force a rewarding career choice.
Fast Promotion Opportunities
We value investing in and developing our employees, and promote entirely from within for our positions in the field.
This is our entry-level position in the field with room to advance within a few short months.
In addition to setting up basic flagging operations, and actively participate in controlling traffic in work zones, Crew Leaders take the initiative to meet with clients for a pre-job brief and they are responsible for a company vehicle, equipment, and a fuel card.
Advanced Crew Leader
Advanced Crew Leaders may set up complex work zones, which could include shifting lanes, merging patterns, and complex intersection work. Advanced Crew Leaders actively participate in controlling traffic in work zones, meet with clients for pre-job briefs, and are responsible for a company vehicle, equipment, and a fuel card.
“I see a lot of work sites on the road, and you can see a big difference between our setups and others. I put 110% into my job every day and I truly make safety a top priority. I know our clients value that.”- David Russ, Field Manager, Harrisburg
“My favorite thing about working for Flagger Force is the people. I work for a company that has people who can help me succeed.”- Brenda Hunt, Advanced Crew Leader, Baltimore
“With my previous experience in the military, I could bring a lot of my experience and relate it to this job. Being able to make decisions quickly and safely, staying determined throughout the day, and having respect and values of our company are just a few experiences that come to mind.”- Danny Rice, Area Supervisor, Baltimore
Further your Career
Frequently asked questions
What training do you provide?
Through the creation of our training institution, the Flagger Force Academy, our team of educators and instructors have developed programs to provide skills such as; flagger certification, basic work zone, lane closure and advanced lane set up, etc. Additionally, we have established multi-level leadership development courses designed to cultivate our leaders, who then have the opportunity to rise in rank within the organization. Flagger Force training programs are the foundation for maintaining our leadership position as the most respected safety firm in the nation.
What positions are you hiring for?
Please Click Here for the list of job opportunities.
Where are your positions located?
Our corporate office is at 8170 Adams Drive, Hummelstown, Pennsylvania, 17036. It is conveniently located between Harrisburg and Hershey, with easy access to Lancaster and York, PA.
Additionally, we have branch offices in:
- Middletown, PA
- Export, PA
- King of Prussia, PA
- Glen Burnie, MD
- Ashland, VA
I’m interested in a field crew member position, but I live more than an hour away from any of your branch offices. Can I still work for you?
Field employees are dispatched from their homes, so your application will be routed to the branch office that provides traffic control services to the region where you live. You will be required to report to the branch for your interview, initial certification class, and new hire orientation. The majority of the time you will leave directly from your home to the work site!
Why is a valid Driver’s License required?
We require a valid Driver’s License because you are responsible for your transportation to each assigned work site. Due to the nature of the work that our clients are doing, the work sites will change on a daily basis and they are frequently not on a public transportation route. Additionally, once you are promoted to crew leader, you will be assigned a company vehicle to drive to and from your job assignments.
How do I apply?
We accept applications through our Talent Network Site. Please Click Here to view a list of open positions and to apply.
What are your hiring requirements?
For field crew member positions, we require:
- Age 18+
- Valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, cell phone
- Ability and willingness to stand 8-12 hours per day
- Ability and willingness to walk 1-2 miles per day
- Ability and willingness to work in all types of weather conditions
- Ability and willingness to lift 25-35 lbs throughout the day
- Positive attitude, flexibility, and safety-oriented
Who do I contact to check on the status of my application?
We receive a high volume of applications and we make every effort to keep candidates apprised of their status in the process. Please call 1.888.312.3524 to inquire about the status of your application.
How long do you keep applications on file for?
We keep applications on file for 1 year. However, if you were not initially selected for a position, we recommend reapplying should you have an interest in another Flagger Force position.
What benefits does Flagger Force offer?
Flagger Force is pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits program, which includes:
- Medical/Vision/Dental through Capital Blue Cross
- Paid Time Off
- Six Paid Holidays
- Employee Assistance Program
- Voluntary Short Term and Long Term Disability
- Voluntary Accident Insurance
- Voluntary Term Life Insurance
- Voluntary Hospital Confinement Insurance
- 401k with company match
What advancement opportunities are available?
Flagger Force prides itself on developing its employees and offering opportunities for growth. Our positions in the field are filled 100% from within the company. Everyone in the field starts as a crew member and through additional training and outstanding performance are promoted into advanced positions such as:
- Crew Leader
- Advanced Crew Leader
- Field Specialist
- Quality Specialist
- Safety Advocate
- Employee Advocate
- Branch Operations
- Branch Management
What if I have no Traffic Control experience?
Flagger Force doesn’t require previous experience in the Traffic Control industry. We provide all training and certifications that are required for our field employees to do their jobs safely and efficiently. Field employees that thrive at Flagger Force have backgrounds in landscaping, military, construction, customer service, emergency services, etc., but no specific type of experience is required to apply or to be successful here.
I applied for a field position, how long until I will receive a phone call?
Due to the high volume of applications received for our field crew member position, please allow 3-5 business days for your initial application to be processed and to be contact by a recruiter dedicated to hiring for the region where you live. We have recruiters located throughout our footprint who are excited to speak with safety-minded candidates like you!