Scott Bridge Company, Inc.'s roots date back to 1933 when Mr. I. J. Scott (Jud) and two partners formed Scott Construction Company in Thomasville, Georgia, constructing many highways, airports, bridges, and dams in the Southeast. Mr. Scott left this firm in 1957 and formed his own company, The Scott Company, in Opelika, Alabama, his home. The Scott Company incorporated in 1965 as Scott Bridge Company with I. J. Scott and his son, I. J. Scott, Jr. Also in 1965 Mr. Gerard Swarthout came to the company, became company president, and retired in 1987.
Scott Bridge Company has been a member of the Alabama Road Builders since 1947, and became known as a river bridge contractor, completing many projects on the Warrior, Alabama, Coosa, Tennessee, and Chattahoochee Rivers.
Currently Mr. I. J. Scott's grandsons, I. J. Scott, III (Ike), President, William Scott, Vice President and David Scott, Board Member, own and continue to further the principles and traditions of their father and grandfather before them.
This position is accountable for managing traffic control operations to Scott Bridge Company, Inc. This includes inspection of project materials to be used and providing work control guidelines required for accurate measurement and correct installation of traffic control devices by craft workers. The incumbent will typically work closely with the Project Superintendent, Project Manager, Safety Director, Welders, Carpenters, Laborers, Helpers and other skilled or semi-skilled craft persons on the work site.
*Perform all tasks associated with traffic management.
*Perform accurate layout of traffic control devices as per the project plans and MUTCD Manual.
*Driving and towing trucks utilized in traffic control.
*Responsible for care and inventory of traffic control devices.
*Filling and loading sandbags, as needed.
*Works with the Project Management Team and jobsite work crews to ensure the successful completion of ongoing or new marine construction projects.
*Works with Project Manager to ensure procurement of traffic control materials from suppliers that are required at the jobsite to complete the project.
*Inventories, checks, examines and measures traffic control devices received to ensure quality and quantity.
*Interprets project plans and specifications.
*Ensures that project team members and work crews work in a safe manner and are knowledgeable of safe work practices and policies.
*Preferred candidate to have FDOT Temporary Traffic Control certificate.
*Prior hands-on work experience in the installation of traffic control devices. Applicant must have prior experience managing traffic control operations. Preferred FDOT experience. Must have a valid driver’s license. Applicant must *be able to read, follow, and comprehend road traffic diagrams and regulations.
*The incumbent must have the ability to quickly learn the technical aspects of the business; be an effective communicator; and have the ability to interface well with employees at all levels of the organization.