Tower Technician

at United Telecom Systems LLC
Location Kennesaw
Date Posted July 21, 2021
Category Tower Climber
Job Type Full-Time
Base Salary $20-$25 DOE
Local Hires Only? Yes, Only Locals Apply
Street Address 3939 Royal Dr, STE 135

Description

United Telecom Systems LLC delivers comprehensive turnkey network builds as well as other essential infrastructure services, including services to the top carriers nationwide. United Telecom Systems LLC is held to a level of commitment and integrity that our customers have come to know and trust. Our company is in search of individuals who possesses what it takes to get the job done with speed without sacrificing quality or safety.

We not only encourage, we understand the importance of professional satisfaction and development. With this in mind, United Telecom Systems LLC offers an excellent benefits program, competitive pay as well as extensive world-class training opportunities.

Enjoy a rewarding career with United Telecom Systems LLC, APPLY NOW!

Benefits:
Here is just some of what we have to offer:
Increased salaries Tower Technicians
Medical, and Dental insurance
Life insurance
Paid vacation
Paid holidays
Employee of the Month program
Employee referral program
Training and certifications
Gym Membership

Job Requirements
Frequent travel as well as driving company owned vehicles may be required. Non-Local candidates applying to for this position must understand that United Telecom Systems LLC does not cover costs associated with relocation. As a part of our team, you must be dependable as well as motivated with strong installation, repair and maintenance skills related to this specific industry.

OVERVIEW:
Assists in the construction, installation, and maintenance of communications towers and support structures
and related telecommunications equipment. Tower Technicians work irregular hours, travel frequently, and
work at great heights in extreme weather conditions.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
As a Tower Climber Technician you will be responsible for a full range of installation, repair and maintenance services on clients’ cellular towers including but not limited to:

Performing transmission line and antenna systems installation
Conducting repair and maintenance on lighting systems
Troubleshooting, replacing and performing maintenance on 4G components, coax, jumpers, TMA’s, connectors, weatherproofing etc.
Performing antenna and path alignments

• Climbs and works on communications towers for the purpose of installing, replacing, and repairing
antenna systems equipment; performs tower maintenance under close supervision.
• The basic use and care of hand tools and mechanical equipment.
• Knows the hazards associated with tower climbing, construction equipment, and working on or near
energized lines and equipment.
• The ability to climb tall structures (500 feet or more) with 50 lb. load.
• Analyzes situations accurately and adopts an appropriate course of action.
• Communicates orally and in writing.
• Follows instructions accurately and complete assigned course of action.
• Recognizes safety hazards and performing duties in a safe manner.
• Works under close supervision.
• Maintains clean, orderly environment adhering to company policies and industry regulation/standard(s)
(OSHA)
• Knowledge of basic tower rigging techniques.
• Performs tape drops.
• Assists with testing procedures (sweeps, PIM, fiber testing etc.)
• Performs GPS antenna alignment.
• Proficient with installation of antennas, RRH’s, ground kits, RET systems.
• Runs required lines to top of the tower; grounds coax lines and builds different sizes and types of
connectors.

OTHER DUTIES:
• This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may
change at any time with or without notice.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
• Working knowledge of basic hand tools, mechanical equipment, and electro-mechanical equipment.
• Knowledge of basic computer skills.
• Self-motivated and able to learn quickly.
• Ability to lift over 70 pounds.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Specific qualifications include:
High School Diploma or Equivalent (required)
Valid Driver’s License
Computer Literacy (required for positions that involve the use of a computer)
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to work effectively in a team environment•
Good reading and writing skills (English)
Clean Driving Record and valid Driver's License (a must) and reliable transportation to and from work.
Must be able to accommodate out of town travel, if required.
Working knowledge of basic hand tools, mechanical equipment, and electro-mechanical equipment.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger,
handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel,
crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee is required to walk much of the time. The employee is
also occasionally required to sit.

• The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 75 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 100
pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this
job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to
adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters
while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts; in
high, precarious places; and in outside weather conditions and is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid
conditions and extreme heat. The employee is frequently exposed to risk of electrical shock and vibration.
The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and extreme
cold.

• The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

All finalists for this position are required to complete a background, motor vehicle, and pre-employment drug screening.
Drug-free work place

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