Traffic Control Services is a professional traffic control company based in Western Washington. We are family-owned and have been in business for over 25 years. We are currently seeking full-time or part-time traffic flaggers from $20-50/hr. Other benefits include dental and health insurance coverage after 60 days of employment and a $500 sign-on bonus after 90 timecards. Traffic flaggers receive on-the-job training and opportunities for advancement within the company.
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Join Our Team
If you’re looking to join a crew that is motivated, supportive, and hard working - look no further. As a family-owned business, Traffic Control Services prioritizes growth within our company and taking care of our employees and customers. We have clear expectations when on a jobsite and effectively equip all employees to prioritize safety of civilians.
As a flagger, you are responsible for controlling the flow of traffic through or around constructions sites, setting up signs, and adjusting as needed. Construction flaggers help mitigate the possibility of accidents around construction sites and ensure drivers are aware of work being done ahead. Flaggers safeguard construction workers, pedestrians, and drivers on the road.
Requirements for candidates:
- Must be 18 years of age
- Must have a valid Driver’s License
- Must have reliable transportation on a daily basis
- Must be able to stand for extended periods of time, in all weather conditions
- Must be able to hear and see approaching traffic with the ability to move quickly if need be
- Must be able to work 4 days a week
The State of Washington requires all Traffic Control Flaggers to successfully complete a Flagger Certification Course. You will need your flagger certification card, valid driver's license and social security card for orientation. If you are not already certified, we offer the flagger certification at our home office in Tukwila.
Make a Difference in Your Community
Since we’ve been in business for a number of years, we have extensive experience performing traffic control and flagging services in our local region. Our established relationships with local government agencies and inspectors mean we are well versed in their safety and traffic control expectations and can effectively perform jobs and services with minimal to no interruptions from local agencies.
Because we prioritize safety, we also prioritize providing comprehensive training to all flaggers so that they feel comfortable controlling and leading traffic through busy construction sites.
Our ideal candidate …
- Enjoys working outside
- Is looking to grow alongside a team
- Values making a difference in their community
- Is dependable and reliable
- Can be flexible with working hours
Consider applying for our open flagger positions and expand your career.
Benefits & Training
Traffic Control Services offers numerous benefits to support you in your career. We offer onsite job training and many opportunities for advancement within the company. For flaggers, pay starts at $20/hr and set up crews at $23/hr. There is potential for Prevailing Wage on occasion.
Additionally, some of our benefits include:
- Compensation of $.50 per mile for anything over 25 miles to jobsite
- $500 sign-on bonus after 90 timecards
- Dental insurance which activates 60 days after employment
PLEASE NOTE THIS A VARIABLE HOUR POSITION. WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THE NUMBER OF HOURS YOU WILL BE WORKING ON A WEEKLY BASIS. TYPICALLY, OUR EMPLOYEES WORK PART-TIME HOURS BETWEEN 25-40 HOURS PER WEEK.
How do I apply?
To apply for a flagger position please go to https://www.trafficcontrolservices.net/flagger-jobs.aspx. If you do not have a resume please apply at https://www.trafficcontrolservices.net/application-for-employment.aspx.
Where is Traffic Control Services located?
We have locations in Tukwila and Bellevue. Flagger Certification Courses are completed at our office in Tukwila.
What training is provided?
Traffic Control Services provides a Flagger Certification Course. It is required by Washington State that all flaggers complete this course before working on a jobsite. Additional onsite training is provided. We utilize the skills, talent, and expertise of our employees to help train and develop skills in new hires.
What is the starting pay?
Flagger positions start at $20/hr and set up crew positions start at $23/hr. There is potential for Prevailing Wage on occasion.
What are the requirements for a construction flagger position?
As a flagger, you will need a valid driver’s license and a flagger verification card. For orientation, you will need your flagger verification card and social security card.
Who do I contact to make sure my application was received?
Once you submit your application, you will see a confirmation on your screen that confirms your application was successfully submitted. You will also receive a confirmation email from Traffic Control Services. It is not necessary to apply.
When do I expect to hear back after applying?
Expect to hear back within a week after applying. If you don’t hear back after two weeks, please call us at 800-766-5272
How many hours can I work?
Flaggers can expect to work 25 - 40 hours a week. It is important to note that we cannot guarantee you will work 40 hours each week.
Is traffic control experience required?
Traffic control experience is not required. We offer onsite job training, and all applicants must have a flagger certification card. It is not necessary to receive this card through us if you have already completed the program.
What benefits does Traffic Control Services offer?
Traffic Control Services offers numerous benefits to employees. We offer dental insurance after 60 days and a $500 sign-on bonus after 90 timesheets. We also offer compensation of $0.50 per mile for employees traveling over 25 miles to a jobsite.
Is it required to work on weekends?
Because the workload varies week by week, there may be times weekend work is available and possibly required. We ask that employees are available 4 days a week. We will do our best to work with employees to mitigate any scheduling conflicts but ask that employees be flexible.
Is this a part-time or full-time position?
This position is part-time as we cannot guarantee the number of hours you will be working each week. Typically, our employees work anywhere from 25-40 hours.
If I’m interested specifically in a set up crew position, should I apply here or somewhere else?
If you’re interested in a set up crew position, you can still apply here. You can also submit a general application at https://www.trafficcontrolservices.net/application-for-employment.aspx