Responsible for the erection, construction and maintenance of wireless towers and co-location system placement in accordance with all safety and quality guidelines and expectations.
Perform installation, inspection and maintenance services for wireless radio and antenna systems on towers, rooftops and other elevated structures
Mount antennas (Panels and microwave dishes), run coax, apply connectors, sweep lines, and PIM Test Coax lines
Installation of up-top equipment including masts, clamping, bracing, supports, antennas, RRUs, cabling, bolting, true up, shooting proper azimuth within tolerances, reading maps and a compass, torque to spec, labeling, picture-taking, documentation, plumb and tilt readings with smart level, etc.
Perform tower top work and ensure that a quality and safe installation has been performed, including rigging, hoisting, landing, fastening, etc.
Assemble monopole, all weld and knock down self-support and guyed towers
Antenna installation of microwave parabolic 1 to 15 foot, VHF, UHF, cellular and FM broadcast antennas
Transmission line and installation of foam or air dielectric coaxial, hardline and elliptical wave-guides
Assist with closeout requirements
Responsible for tool inventory and upkeep daily on job site.
Other duties as assigned
Minimum of 5 years' experience; specific experience with wireless carrier builds required
Ability to read and understand drawings, piping diagrams, job specifications, mounting specs, testing procedures, etc.
Knowledge and proven ability to perform Fiber/Sweep testing
Knowledge of knots and tower rigging necessary
Working knowledge of Fall Protection practice and procedures and tower life saving techniques
Must have or obtain documented Authorized Climber & Competent Climber/Rescue certification from an accredited institution that meets the federal standards
Must have or obtain OSHA Construction 10 HR Safety Training Card issued by the US Department of Labor
Must have or obtain First Aid and CPR certification
Must have completed an RF/EME safety course from a competent provider with documentation
Ability to operate aerial lifts, man lifts, skid steers and aerial platform equipment
Able to work directly with customers, and build BOM based on job needs per plans
DC/AC electrical skills
Ability to troubleshoot and correct mechanical or electrical connections
Industrial first aid and rescue training
Strong organizational, administrative, interpersonal ,verbal and written communication skills
Ability to motivate, lead, teach and train on proper work and safety procedures
Ability to read, comprehend and carry out instructions
Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently when required
Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing
Must be able to climb and perform work at various heights, up to 400 feet, for long periods of time
Must be in good physical condition with the ability to stoop, crawl, bend at the knees and waist, squat and lift 50 lbs; includes body weight, equipment, tools and boxes
Must be able to pull his/her own body weight plus equipment weight up a vertical tower repeatedly for long periods of time
Must be willing to travel out of market/state, for up to several months at a time
May be required to work long and unpredictable hours
Position requires working outdoors in all types of weather