American Lighting and Signalization - 153 Crash Truck Driver - Reg 77 in Chesapeake, Virginia

Crash Truck Driver

We are currently seeking aCrash Truck Driverto join our team at American Lighting & Signalization, INC.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs all work from the ground.

  • Transport equipment to and from multi state job locations.

  • Employee will be exposed to hot and cold environments, poisonous plants or reptiles, and stinging insects.

  • Working hours will extend into night and will exceed an eight or ten hour day.

  • Clears work area around structures.

  • Will have contact with public and private property owners to communicate work to be performed.

  • Will perform other duties as assigned by Foreperson relating to utility line work.

  • Assembles material on the ground to be installed by the Street Light Tech.

  • May flag traffic and may be required to have training.

  • Works around hazardous equipment

  • Works near energized parts or equipment.

  • Will be exposed to traffic.

  • Works on unlevel ground

  • Works around excessive noise from machines, jackhammers, chain saws and other equipment with proper hearing protection.

  • Work nights, weekends and holidays for extended periods; may be required to perform duties as part of recovery force during emergencies and disasters.

  • Must be able to work well as a team.

  • Must have a valid Driver’s license.

  • Must pass a background check.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Due to the inherently dangerous nature of the industry and requirements to work with or around hazardous equipment, employees must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time.

  • Weather permitting; this is a minimum 40 hour work week.

  • Must be able to wear necessary PPE as necessary.

  • Must be able to enter and exit a vehicle numerous times a day.

  • Must be able to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather while completing work assignments, i.e., rain, heat, sun, cold.

  • Must be able to traverse various terrains.

  • Must be able to write, read and comprehend written and verbal job instructions/information.

  • Must be able to communicate with others.

  • Must be able to maintain attention during dangerous tasks.

  • Must be able to lift, move and maneuver up to 80 pounds on an infrequent basis, and up to 10 pounds on a frequent basis.

    • Must have endurance necessary to perform these duties throughout a standard eight or ten hour day. Must be able to work long hours and overtime during emergencies (including holidays, weekends, etc. Subject to call out work.
  • Must have sufficient eyesight to judge distances and coordination to get and use the appropriate equipment and tools.

  • Must be able to operate and service all required tools and equipment.

  • Must have transportation to and from the startup location.

  • Must pass a background and/or MVR check.

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen.

Physical Requirements:

Key:

Rarely = less than 10%

Occasionally = up to 33%

Frequently = up to 66%

Continuously = 67% to 100%

Activity:

R

O

F

C

Activity:

R

O

F

C

Standing

X

Seeing

X

Walking

X

Reading

X

Sitting

X

Reaching

X

Stooping

x

Range of Motion

X

Kneeling

X

Hearing – Speech Range

X

Squatting

x

Depth Perception

X

Body Twisting

X

Color Vision

X

Crawling

X

Lifting

X

Sense of Touch

x

Carrying

X

Manual Dexterity

x

Pushing

X

Speaking Clearly

X

Pulling

X

Seeing Distant

X

Climbing Ladders

X

Climbing On/Off Trucks and Equipment

X

Climbing Stairs

X

Climbing Poles and Structures

X

Balancing

X

Gripping

X

Lifting Up to 10 lbs.

X

Lifting Over 10 lbs. to 50 lbs.

X

Lifting Up to 50 lbs.

X

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.