Small Cell Construction Manager

at TSC Construction (view profile)
Location Johnson City
Date Posted April 9, 2021
Category Project Manager
Job Type Full-Time
Local Hires Only? No, Anyone Can Apply
Street Address 129 Brown Street


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Following all applicable OSHA and TSC safety rules and procedures
  • Serve as point of contact, maintain and manage company crews and subcontractors.
  • Assist with overseeing construction team.
  • Assist with coordination of schedules, cost, and estimations. In addition, you will be responsible for overseeing change controls, achieving margins and reporting financials
  • Serve as single point of contact between project management and construction execution.
  • Provide oversight during construction on all assigned construction projects.
  • Comply with carrier specifications on all site construction by detailed coordination, review and approval of all documentation including but not limited to construction reports, grounding reports and as-builts.
  • Ensure permitting, inspections and code compliance are completed as needed for each assigned project.
  • Ability to read/interpret Construction Drawings, Structural Analyses, RFDS’s and other site-specific documentation
  • Scoping Experience and Strong Computer skills, Assist with BOM validation based on site documentation (CD’s, RFDS, etc.)
  • Make regular trips to sites during construction including bid walk, pre-con walk, in progress site visits, punch walks and construction closeout. Evaluate site conditions relative to scope of work and out of scope work and prepare cost estimates.
  • Prepare RFP and Bid responses including financial budgets.
  • Provide direction to general contractors and subs as required.
  • Ensure all work is completed in accordance with Company construction standards, processes, and procedures.
  • Act as Company safety observer and quality assurance representative while on site ensuring compliance with Company safety program and related workmanship practices
  • Understand basic RF principles and coordinate with RF Engineers on problem solving issues.
  • Responsible to negotiate costs within scope of project, hold vendors accountable to ensure budget is maintained; ensure Project Managers and customers are aware of issues that will impact project completion or cost.
  • Actively participate in and make recommendations in vendor selection process.
  • Attend deployment and other customer meetings as subject matter expert for Company; Develop customer relationships
  • Other duties as needed and assigned

Why TSC is a great place to work:

  • At TSC we are proud to have been a strong stable part of telecoms construction history and to continue to succeed in an industry where new opportunities are emerging every day.
  • We win by working together and seeking to improve our performance and opportunities for our team members every day.
  • TSC team members have high paying construction jobs in the 5G space with unlimited opportunity for work, growth and advancement. We succeed when you succeed.
  • “TSC…One Mission, Excellence in Customer Service”


  • Experienced with properly installing multiple equipment types for Small Cell Builds.
  • Experienced in knowing how to Sweep and PIM testing for Small Cell Builds
  • Certified to safely operate a bucket truck.
  • Experienced in working at heights up to 75’
  • Ability to travel out of local markets if required for extended periods of time.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Minimum five (5) years of telecommunications/wireless construction experience Knowledge of Wireless Cellular Tower Sites, Rooftops and other non-traditional locations.
  • Familiarity with test equipment and techniques for performing RF Sweep test, OTDR, Power Meter and Passive Intermediation (PIM) testing.
  • Thorough understanding of electrical and RF principles.
  • Working knowledge of NESC, NEC and OSHA standards; OSHA 10 (Minimum) Prefer OSHA 30
  • Knowledge of construction management process including budget development and execution
  • Knowledge of site acquisition procedures, including regulatory and permitting process
  • Experienced in reading, understanding and providing input on blueprints
  • Experienced in directing and diagnosing workflow problems, offering remedies
  • Customer service orientation with a strong problem-solving approach - strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong computer skills - MS office (including Excel) and project management software.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

  • This is a full-time exempt position. Days of work are Monday-Friday. Some evenings and weekends may be required.


  • 75% travel, 25% office