AECOM Safety Service Patroller - PT in Staunton, Virginia
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AECOM is seeking experienced, creative, and highly talented Safety Service Patrol Operators across Virginia.
These positions will be a direct report to the Safety Service Patrol (SSP) Supervisor and Management Team with direct public and multi-agency communications. Starting pay is $17.50hr.
The responsibilities of the SSP include, but are not limited to:
Incident and disruptions in traffic detection.
Minimizing incident duration by participation of quick clearance techniques.
Clearance of debris and/or obstructions from the roadways.
Reversible roadway and high-occupancy vehicle gate operations support to ensure safe and incident-free lane change functions (where applicable)
Conducting pre and post-trip checks.
Scheduling and shuttle SSP vehicles for maintenance.
Perform routine cleaning and restock consumables in assigned vehicle.
Provide motorist assistance services.
Ensure adherence to established policies and procedures.
Maintain up-to-date training and certifications.
Other ad-hoc initiatives as assigned by the Project Management Team.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS :
High School Diploma and or equivalent certificate (GED) or 1 year of related work experience in lieu of education.
Be a minimum of 18 years of age.
Ability to drive, using an AECOM provided vehicle, patrolling and monitoring a segment of interstate roadway in an assigned region.
Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; must also successfully complete Virginia Department of Transportation fingerprint-based Criminal History Records Check (CHRC).
Possess a valid driver's license and a clean driving record in the last 3 years, including no suspension of license or single violation that the Motor Vehicle Department treats as worth 6 demerits.
Employees must also participate in monthly MVR monitoring program and maintain a satisfactory driving record as a condition of employment.
Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and successfully participate in the program’s mandatory random drug screening process.
Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, cold, moisture, dust, dryness, noise, and automotive-related chemicals (e.g., fuels, coolants, lubricants, etc.); position requires frequent operation of vehicles, lifting of less than 25 pounds, and work around heavy, moving, dangerous equipment; often standing/walking, repetitive bending & stooping, lifting of 25-75 pounds, working with arms above shoulder level, and power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.); occasional work at heights, and work on electrical circuits; rare lifting of greater than 75 pounds, and stair climbing.
Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS :
Five (5) years of driving experience.
Prior Safety Service Patrol Operator experience.
Knowledge/experience of incident management techniques.
Radio and telecommunications experience.
Possess or be able and willing to obtain CPR certifications.
Basic competency in using computers such as laptops, smart pads. Working knowledge of basic automotive repair.
Demonstrate positive customer service attitude - both to co-workers (internal customers) and Customers.
Ability to work alternate work schedules and on-call duties at a 24/7/365 operation center; Schedules are dictated by need of operation and stated in advance. Schedules will vary.
Able to maintain situational awareness at all times.
Adherence to all federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, regulations and standards related to traffic and motor vehicle operation and safety.
Ability to maintain a courteous and considerate demeanor at all times and constantly strive to provide customer excellence.
Willingness to consistently do their part to contribute and maintain a safe and secure workplace.
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
High degree of autonomy in carrying out responsibilities requires a strong sense of judgement and self-motivation to perform, while also working in a team, collaborative environment.
Position is performed outdoors 100% of the time, along roadsides in an uncontrolled work environment.
Uniform compliance to ANSI 107 Class 3 standards and safety shoes meeting current ASTM F2413 standards (program provided).
Must be able to operate with a Safety-first mentality while adapting to changing conditions and at times performing multiple tasks.
Geographic familiarity with regional freeway system and arterial roads.
Proven ability to manage tasks in a professional manner.
Demonstrated professional maturity.
Proven ability to manage time and tasks professionally.
Relocation is not available for this position.
Sponsorship for US Employment Authorization is not available for this position.
Non-Exempt - The hourly rate for this position is $17.50/hour. Opportunities for overtime hours and pay are also available.
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP.
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You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
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Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Operations & Maintenance
Work Location Model: On-Site