Tower Technician

at Galvanized Endeavors
Location Colorado Springs
Date Posted October 26, 2020
Category Tower Hand
Job Type Full-Time
Local Hires Only? Yes, Only Locals Apply
Street Address 2264 Naegele Road

Description

Job Description
We are currently seeking Tower Technicians. Experience in tower related construction is a big plus, but this is an entry level position.

Job Summary

Who We Are:

Galvanized Endeavors LLC, is a Total Turnkey Supplier of Telecommunication Infrastructure Design and Implementation throughout the Wireless Industry. We are actively engaged in all aspects of Telecommunications Design and Construction including; Rawland Site Builds, Antenna and Line Installs/Upgrades, Civil and Electrical Installations. We currently have offices in Colorado Springs CO, and Canon City CO. We are a small company that works hard to maintain the ethos of a family. We are proud of the collective, team-oriented atmosphere that drives this company to excellence. We desire every member of our team to advance in knowledge and skill and to pursue exceptional performance and safety. Galvanized Endeavors is also heavily involved in Industry Standards and Safety Organizations, including NATE and NWSA.

Benefits Include:

401k
6 Paid Holidays
Per Diem for Personal Use
Transportation Provided
Personal and Vacation Days
Heavy promotion from within.
Essential Functions / Responsibilities:

Climb various heights on multiple type structures
Perform installation of antennas, mounts, cable ladders, cable, etc.
Assist in testing of sites
Participate in new tower construction
Perform routine and special circumstance tower maintenance
Assist in trouble shooting a variety of electronic components from cell/microwave sites to lighting systems
Recognize safety hazards and perform all duties in a safe manner
Maintain a professional working attitude with co-workers and customers
Continue industry education and knowledge on an ongoing basis
Uphold quality workmanship surpassing industry standards
Personal Attributes:

Must have reliable transportation to and from office location
Must be willing to travel and be able to work within a non-structured schedule, i.e., long hours, weekends, etc.
Self-Motivated and able to learn efficiently
Team oriented
Communication with company leadership
Supervisory Responsibility

All new hires start out at entry level responsibility. If you feel that you can go bigger and faster prove it to us!

Work Environment & Physical Demands

The physical demands and work environment described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job.

Frequent work in adverse weather conditions
Frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, sit, and climb ladders and communication towers and work in an elevated position that is +/- 500 feet.
Use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms.
On a constant basis, employee must lift, carry, and maneuver heavy or awkward objects weighing 60lbs or more.
Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Daily travel within the Company’s geographical footprint and possible extended stays at external destinations. Travel time can be anywhere from a few days to 3 weeks at a time, with appropriate breaks.
Frequently required to use hand and power tools
Required Knowledge:

General tower and fall protection safety knowledge and ability to utilize 100% tie off techniques at all times
Mechanically inclined
Electrical/electronics education a plus
Basic Rigging
Must have complete knowledge on use and care of basic hand tools and power tools
Must have valid Driver’s License and the ability to obtain a DOT physical certification. CDL Class A certification a plus.
Job Related Certifications:

OSHA 10 or 30
Authorized Climber (Level I)
Authorized Rescue (Level I)
Competent Climber (Level II)
Competent Rescue (Level II)
First Aid/CPR
Basic Rigging
Basic knowledge and understanding of DOT driver qualifications
Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 - $22.00 per hour. Pay is dependent on experience. Show us what you can do and know and we will pay accordingly.

COVID-19 considerations:
We strive to keep our employees save during these times. Given that our working environment is generally rural, we exercise standard precautions during travel and lodging.