General Flagging Position

$15.74 - $22.00 hourly
  • LaborWorks Lynnwood
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • May 08, 2023
Temporary Flagging

Job Description


•Flaggers must work well alone and as a member of a team
•Flaggers MUST be professional and courteous at all times
•Must be alert at all times
•Must be able to lift 30 lbs.
•Recognize not to stand where you cannot be easily seen by motorists
•Always stand while flagging/directing traffic
•Use proper hand signals with STOP/SLOW paddle
•Must be alert to properly escape if approached by an errant or non-attentive vehicle
•Must have your certification card in your possession at all times while performing your duties
•High visible apparel, such as a retro-reflective vest, shirt, or jacket (Provided)
•Fully clothed – long pants at all times
•Sign paddle (Provided)
•Must be 18 years of age
•Must have valid Federally Accepted identity
•Must have ability to obtain a flagger certificate card (We will assist with this)


•The Flagger will direct traffic for road construction crews
•Flaggers will work alone or with other flaggers with each standing at opposite ends of the construction area to help coordinate traffic flow via communication by two-way radio
•Flaggers often work long hours in a variety of weather conditions that include; rain, snow, extreme heat and cold
•Flaggers often stand for long hours with few breaks
•Breaks will be determined by the construction crew you are working with
•At the same time, you must remain alert to your surroundings and keep traffic moving while ensuring the safety of motorists, construction workers and yourself

Proper attire for flagging:

• Hard hat (Provided)
• High visible apparel, such as a retro-reflective vest, shirt, or jacket (Provided)
• Fully clothed – long pants at all times
• Sign paddle (Provided)
• Steel-toed safety shoes/boots at all times

How to Apply:

1st step: Please apply at & Save the username and password, then call 425-275-5867 to let the staff know you have applied so we can send over an onboarding packet ( Sign into the employee portal @ to complete the onboarding packet that was sent).

Next Step: Please come on into the Lynnwood Laborworks branch and we can get you signed up. Our address is 13624 Hwy 99 Ste D-8 Lynnwood WA 98087 or call 425-275-5867, if you have any other questions. Hours of operation M-F 5:30-6:00 PM