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Flag Person - Fort McMurray

H. Wilson Industries (2010) Ltd.18.05.21 ICT

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(Job ID: 3-WIL0732111)


Under the direction of a Foreman, a Flag Person is responsible for controlling and directing motor vehicles and pedestrians safely in the work zone. By using traffic control signals and signage, this individual will help reduce or eliminate the risks associated with traffic.

Position Accountabilities:

  • Read and understand work site specific instructions on direction of traffic.
  • Review the work site on a daily basis.
  • Set up, reposition and dismantle traffic control signage.
  • Protect workers and the public by keeping workspace free of traffic and warning oncoming traffic of any potential hazard
  • Assist with measuring work area.
  • Remove or cover all traffic control signage at end of day or when traffic control is suspended.
  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, sub-contractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.
  • Other duties as assigned.

The Ideal Candidate for this position will possess the following:

  • High School Diploma or GED is preferred.
  • Flagger or Traffic Control Training Certification would an asset.
  • Prior experience working on a paving site would be an asset.
  • Understanding of traffic control procedures and guidelines.
  • Physical ability to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 LBS on a regular basis.
  • Willingness to work out of town and in remote locations, as required.


Working in a team environment you will enjoy competitive wages, excellent benefits, and opportunities for advancement. Note: We promote a safe work environment with a substance abuse testing program.


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How to Apply:

Please submit applications/resumes to H. Wilson (2010) Industries, quoting the Job ID: 3-WIL0732111


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While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.


Our company

Wilson Industries Ltd was incorporated in May 1977, and is located in Fort McMurray, a community within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo in Northern Alberta. The company operates out of a modern, newly constructed 8,000 square foot building with an adjoining 12,000 square foot shop on 10 acres of land.

This facility is strategically located on busy highway 63, two kilometers north of the city, and has access to all major Oil Sands facilities. Originally a specialty paving company, the organization has evolved to provide additional services including sewer and water installations, excavation, site grading, sand and gravel supply, concrete works and snow clearing services.

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