Supervisor, Lead climber, Sub-contractor


ance with all company and OSHA safety directives

Perform all tower construction duties on a daily basis functioning as a team leader when necessary, ensuring safe and quality construction. Comtrain certified with 10 years field experience. Ability to climb and work on all tower structures up to a 1000 ft in height. Knowledgeable in all tower construction activities including: construction management, crew supervision, ground up site builds, co-lo’s, stacking, guy wire change outs / tensioning, structural beef-ups, audits, cellular, microwave, WiMax, 2-way communications, GPS, Homeland Security surveillance equipment, lighting, and grounding.

Education & Training

Comtrain re-certification May 2012 First Aid & CPR re-certification April 2012 E- Band Communications Training June 2010 Cadweld Electrical Connections Training July 2009 First Aid & CPR certification March 2013 Radio Frequency Systems, transmission line connector and accessories training January 2006 CommScope, connector training & new product testing April 2005 Kathrein equipment training February 2005 Comtrain certification December 2003

US Army Advanced Individual Training 63J (mechanic) July 1992 thru October 1992 Monacan High School Graduate June 1992


Tower Technician/Lead for all Installations/Sub Contractor
Sub contract work for several small wireless internet companies in Northern Neck and several counties surrounding Louisa Virginia. Reviews plans, counsels on materials needed, installs all equipment on towers, troubleshooting network issues, resolves and fixes issues, azimuth alignments and adjustments. Works directly with owners and service managers to complete each job assighnment.

Sept.2014 – Thru Present

Supervisor/Lead Climber Technical Towers LLC
Works daily on all aspects of tower construction, supervising safety and quality control. Installed AT&T LTE /UMTS upgrades, co-lo’s, maintenance, stacking new towers, setting shelters and troubleshooting/fixing tower issues. Picks up equipment and materials, inventories, and delivered to sites. Coordinated with Construction Manager to complete sites efficiently. Performed all work in Central Virginia, Tidewater, and the East coast of North Carolina area.

Aug. 2013 – Aug.2014

Supervisor/Sweep Technician Metrosite LLC/ Jag Industrial Marine
Supervised/climbed and leading a crew of 3, installed AT&T LTE upgrades to sites in the Louisiana, and Mississippi markets. Also performed UMTS co-lo’s, maintenance, line replacements, troubleshooting, and field audits on quality control. Completed all closeout documents for sites and all deadlines for customer. Worked closely with Site Supervisor/Construction Manager and Project Manager to complete projects correctly and in a timely manner with all crews working in the market for Metrosite.

Feb.2013 – July 2013

Lead Tower Technician/Climber J G Contracting Company
Works on construction projects daily performing all aspects of tower maintenance, installations, upgrades, and audits on all tower structures. Reviews daily with management job scope to ensure safe, productive, and correct workmanship. Verizon 4G upgrades, Emergency Services communication upgrades and maintenance in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Ohio.

April 2012- Jan. 2013

Team Leader/Tower Technician/Erector Marsh Creek, LLC
Worked on the TERR-SW project that will provide the first ever high speed fiber optic and microwave connection to Southwest Alaska. Built and stacked 14 new towers across SW Alaska’s mainland, working in sensitive environmental situations, native villages, and extreme remote locations on several mountain top sites. Worked with management and superintendent on logistics, scheduling, transportation ( plane, boat, and helicopter ) , tower erection, microwave installation, cellular installation, and site inspections/punch. Sub-contract/temporary employee for duration of the summer project.

May 2011- September 2011

Supervisor/ Tower Construction Lead Wireless Facilities Inc.
Supervisor overseeing crews daily construction on Clearwire project in Richmond ,Va. Worked closely with Project Manager and Backhaul Manager to organize daily, weekly, and overall project deadlines while working in the field with all crews including sub-contractors. Organized crews for daily scheduling, construction, night cut-overs, site audits, equipment pickup and inventory, and performed installations on towers.

April 2010- February 2011

Lead Tower Climber F.C.I. Towers Inc.
Tower climber worked as top hand on AT&T UMTS projects, T-Mobile upgrades, structural upgrades, stacking, guy wire change-outs/ tensioning, ground up installations, tower lighting, decommissioning towers, audits, maintenance, mapping, microwave and cellular sites in VA and Maryland. Performed all work complying with all safety regulations.

August 2008- April 2010

Contracted Tower Technician/Climber Lakeland Communications
Worked as a sub-contractor tower climber working on wireless networking New York City and Washington D.C. police departments crime cameras throughout several phases of each project. Performed all tower installations, microwave, WiMAX, and 2-way radio equipment. Worked with NY Park Police installing, repairing, and troubleshooting radio equipment. Worked in security sensitive locations in NY installing voice, data, fiber, and coax cable. Reviewed job projects with management and worked with minimum supervision. Hired for first phase of three month project, contract extended for over a year.

May 2007- July 2008

Experienced Tower Climber, & Supervisor

December 2002 thru Present

Last Resume Update December 2, 2015
Address Midlothian
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Spanish Speaking? No
Willing to Relocate? Yes
Years Experience 13

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