Tower Tech III

at Roaming Networks
Location Alsip
Date Posted September 1, 2021
Category Tower Lead
Job Type Full-Time
Base Salary $25 hour based on experience
Local Hires Only? No, Anyone Can Apply
Street Address 4820 W 129th St

Description

At Roaming Networks Inc, we are committed to providing Complete and Evolving telecommunication services needed to help our community work and communicate more efficiently in order to significantly enhance the quality of life overall.

We deliver services such as professional consulting, design, implementation, integration, and maintenance in the fields of Radio Communications and Passive Optical Networks. Every service we offer and every job we have done is the result of people working together to make tomorrow’s stronger connections. Every one of us strives towards a common goal — to connect and grow together!

Job description
The right candidate manages all aspects of the top of the tower and has extremely strong technical abilities to assist the Foreman
Assist the Foreman and crew members with tower construction activities including assembling/erecting towers, installing antennas and radios, mounting hardware, installing fiber and connectors, grounding, testing, positioning, and optimizing antennas and lines
Assist in installation, connection, and testing underground and above ground grounding
systems
Complete work in a timely and efficient manner as directed by the Foreman
Identify all materials and other resources needed to complete the project
Understand and maintain all OSHA safety practices, perform daily job-site safety inspections on equipment prior to operation
Ensure Foreman is apprised of construction progress, concerns, and deviations from plans or established schedule
Requirements:
Minimum of three (3) years of experience as a tower climber
Prior hands-on mechanical, construction, electrical, or equivalent working experience is preferred
Ability to work at heights on rooftops, telephone poles, and/or towers upwards of 250 feet or taller
Ability to travel throughout the United States as necessary
Ability to work extended work hours throughout the week and weekend
High school degree or GED equivalent
Knowledge of using hand tools, math, and measuring
Basic knowledge of English
Valid Driver’s license and the ability to pass a background check
Additional:
Ability to work independently and as a team player
Detailed organization and good communication skills
Strong interest to learn and grow in the industry
Ability to stoop, crawl, bend at the knees and waist, squat and lift 50 lbs., including body weight, equipment, tools, and materials. Ability to maneuver his/her own bodyweight carrying equipment weight while climbing and working on a tower.
Ability to work in all types of weather and environmental conditions.