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Bridge Tender

Bridge Tender


Hourly Wage

ISS offers a competitive compensation package including Benefits, Paid Time Off, and a starting hourly salary of 11.00 USD


Key Purpose


The Bridge Tender operates movable bridges over navigable waterways in accordance with local, state, and federal regulations. As Bridge Tender, you will act rationally and calmly in abnormal circumstances and notifies local authorities, repair technicians, supervisors, and our client as required to ensure proper and safe bridge operations.


Success Criteria


  • Follow all company procedures, policies, and rules.
  • Provide safe, courteous openings for marine traffic.
  • Provide a safe passage for vehicle traffic, cyclists, and pedestrians.
  • Follow all safety protocol.
  • Inform supervisor immediately of all incidents, malfunctions, and accidents.
  • Ensure safety of maintenance personnel.


Key Areas of Collaboration and Influence


  • A solid commitment to the guest experience.
  • Always remember safety first.
  • Build respectful relationships with all teammates and quests.
  • The ability to read and comprehend FDOT and U.S. Coast Guard manuals, rules, regulations, and procedures.
  • The ability to keep logs and records in accordance with FDOT procedures in correct, legible English.
  • The ability to effectively communicate in English on the VHF marine radio.


Ideal Candidate Experience


  • Passion of customer service.
  • A positive attitude.
  • Accountability and dependability in all that you do.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with teammates.
  • A positive attitude.
  • Accountability and dependability in all that you do.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with teammates.



Key Accountabilities


  • A strong commitment to company service values.
  • Maintain neat accurate logs.
  • Check supply inventory and report deficiencies to supervisor.
  • Call for traffic control and emergency services as needed.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly workspace.
  • Compile and review EOM (end of month) materials for supervisor.
  • Build rapport with delivery vendors.
  • Assist other departments as needed.


Physical Demands & Work Environment


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Management retains the discretion to add to or change the duties of the position at any time.


Must be capable of lifting between 20 -40 pounds of weight. Must be able to stand and/or walk as required to fulfill your job duties. Must be able to bend and stoop repetitively. Must be able to climb up and down ladders and bridge stairs into and around bridge houses. Must be able to function in a very hot or cold environment. Must have 20/40 corrected vision or better. Must be able to distinguish red, amber, and green colors or lights. Must be able to hear a forced whisper from 5’ with or without hearing aid or hear frequencies from 500 to 6,000 hertz plus 15 DB.


As a global organization ISS Group is committed to making the international community more resilient and just for all people. We encourage diversity and inclusion in their broadest terms, including ethnicity, race, age, gender, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, language, culture, and educational background. We look to lead our industry by example and positively influence the market wherever we operate.



ISS, a leading workplace experience and facility management company, provides placemaking solutions that contribute to better business performance and makes life easier, more productive and enjoyable – delivered to high standards by people who care. ISS believes that people make places and places make people. From strategy through to operations, ISS partners with over 60,000 customers in 30+ countries to deliver places that work, think and give and is served by 471,056 employees who connect people and places every single day. In 2019, ISS earned DKK 78 billion in revenue. It is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Date posted:  Oct 12, 2021
Region:  Americas


Job Category:  Cleaning
Full time/Part time:  Part Time
Requisition ID:  2557