Bear Communications Chattanooga , TN 37402
Why join the Bear family? We offer an exciting, challenging and dynamic work environment. Bear Communications is committed to the pursuit of growth and use of innovative technologies to improve our company and increase our service offerings. We envision a future where our company is the number one communications provider in the region.
Why else? We offer an inclusive benefits package for all full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision. Plus paid training, 1 week paid vacation after 6 months and an additional 2 weeks paid vacation after a year of employment!
Andwe are looking for skilled locators to assist the drill operator with drilling trenches for installation of conduits and cables for residential and commercial use, AND who is looking to become a long term Bear family member.
Assist with the Drill Operator with the horizontal directional drill in accordance with blueprints and designated plans
Responsible for locating cables and digging in accordance with blueprints and designated plans
Maintains company equipment per service requirements and safety guidelines
Assists with construction clean-up as necessary
And any other duties and responsibilities as assigned
High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) preferred
Previous experience in standard and high-risk areas a preferred
Prior experience in underground fiber and coax construction a plus
Previous experience operating a bore machine is required
Knowledge of utility depths and placements
Possess general knowledge of construction practices
Capable of reading and understanding blueprints is required
Knowledge of AT machines a plus
Knowledge of various cables and drill heads a plus
Willing to work outdoors in all types of weather (i.e. snow, rain, wind, etc.) if required
In addition, the ideal candidate would have the following attributes:
Ability to work in various environments/settings with moderate to loud noise levels
Equipped to work in trenches, manholes and tunnels
Prepared to sit, stand, stop, crouch, reach and lift for long periods of time
Able to lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted
Capable to use full-range of motion in fingers, hand and wrists to operate necessary tools/equipment
Bear Communications, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. Females, minorities, and veterans are encouraged to apply!