Traffic Control Person – Thunder Bay

Published June 23, 2022
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Beacon Lite is one of the top providers of traffic control equipment and services. We are a fast-paced growing business with over 50 years of traffic control experience.

Locally we have locations in Ottawa, Gatineau, Kingston and Sudbury with over 300 employees between our 4 locations. In addition, we have recently merged with the Universal Group, a Traffic Control leader throughout Western Canada thus enabling us to provide greater resources and support to our clients and employees

Beacon Lite is seeking candidates for their Traffic Control Person (TCP) positions. This position provides employees with an attractive compensation package, full – time work (with opportunities for overtime), and in – depth training so that you may grow into multiple different areas of traffic control. This is an excellent opportunity to jump start your career in a growing industry!

The Position

As a TCP, you play an important role in ensuring that traffic control management is completed according to applicable regulations to ensure everybody on or crossing a job site can do so safely.


  • Perform basic traffic control set – ups ensuring that they meet MTO Book 7 requirements to ensure safety of all stakeholders impacted by the site (crew members, motorists, pedestrians, etc.)
  • Protect your peers, construction workers, the motoring public, cyclists & pedestrians by regulating traffic flow.
  • To stop traffic whenever required by the progress of work or to keep traffic moving at reduced speeds to avoid tie-ups and delays.
  • Maintain a safety awareness and work in compliance with applicable health and safety regulations and policies
  • Work independently and with minimal supervision

Perks and Benefits

  • Access to a company vehicle to drive from site to site
  • Competitive wages with a potential to earn overtime.
  • Paid training with opportunities to learn multiple areas of a growing industry
  • An amazing corporate culture where you will feel supported and recognized for the work you do


  • Good communication skills to be able to give motorists & pedestrians simple directions, explain hazards, and answer questions
  • An appreciation and understanding of road safety
  • G class driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract.
  • Able to calmly troubleshoot issues and collaborate with a diverse group of people
  • Ability to use a smartphone and enter data using computerized mobile devices
  • Comfortable working in a team environment or independently
  • Willingness to work and stay out of town for extended periods
  • You will be required to provide your own 6-inch upper steel-toed boots

About Us

The Universal Group is a full-service company committed to providing outstanding service and competitive pricing in industries such as construction, industrial projects, property management, film, municipal work, event support and utilities. Our support services are tailored to specific needs creating best in class customer value. We are industry leaders in Traffic Control Personnel, Traffic Management Planning, Traffic supplies, Occupational Health and Safety Training, Landscaping, and Staffing services. We offer an entrepreneurial environment with opportunities for job advancement and continued education.

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