Tower Tech I

at Meridian Blue Construction, LLC
Location Apple Valley
Date Posted October 20, 2020
Category Tower Climber
Job Type Full-Time
Local Hires Only? Yes, Only Locals Apply
Street Address 14608 Felton Ct Ste #106

Description

Meridian Blue is seeking safety conscious, hardworking, and dependable individuals who want to start their career in the wireless telecommunications industry.  As a Tower Technician, you will help with the construction, installation, and maintenance of communication towers and support structures.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

  • Heights: Ability and willingness to climb towers every day at heights up to 500 feet and work freely in all climates
  • Safety: Ability to learn and acquire knowledge and recognition of the hazards associated with tower construction and how to perform work safely in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations
  • Travel: Willingness to work overtime and travel from home (including out-of-state) for up to 4 weeks at a time including weekends
  • Teamwork: You must be able to take direction, learn quickly on the job, and work in a team environment
  • Tools: You must understand the basic use and care of hand tools and mechanical equipment
  • Towers: Help with the construction, installation, and maintenance of towers

REQUIREMENTS  

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow company policies
  • Ability to pass background checks, DOT physical, and abide by Company Drug & Alcohol Policy
  • Ability to pass and maintain CPR/First Aid AED, OSHA 10, RF Radiation Safety Awareness, and Competent Climber Certifications
  • Ability to perform basic computer functions
  • Minnesota/Wisconsin resident or willing to relocate within 30 days of hire

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability & willingness to climb tall structures of 500 feet or more
  • Ability to lift up to 75lbs
  • Ability to bend, lift, twist, squat, kneel and sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to reach, climb, and/or grasp ladders or other tall structures
  • Ability to perform a variety of labor-intensive tasks, operate power, and hand tools
  • Ability to work outdoors in ALL weather conditions; this includes extreme temperatures (cold & heat)