The successful candidate will be required to perform safety upgrades to navigation and communication towers. Strict adherence to safety guidelines and procedures is required. The candidate will be required to:
Safely use and maintain hand tools, power tools, and equipment.
Safely drive a company vehicle and trailer.
Repetitively lift up to 50 pounds.
Work primarily outdoors
Climb towers and other vertical structures ranging from 10 to 350 feet using required PPE.NOTE: Towers are typically less than, but may exceed, 100 feet. Some towers have interior stairs, however most do not.
Install OSHA compliant toe-boards, mid-rail, and top rail on tower platforms.
Install hatch covers or other safety devices on tower platforms.
Install ladders and/or ladder safety systems on towers.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriateExperience and Qualifications:
Construction, safety, and quality training/certifications a plus.
MS Office experience and computer proficiency required.
Must be able to repetitively lift up to 50 pounds.
Must be willing to travel 100% throughout the United States and its territories.
Must be willing to work overtime when required.
Valid Driver License and ability to pass a Motor Vehicle Record check required
Must have, or be able to obtain, a satisfactory DOT medical examination.
Previous tower climbing experience is a plus but not required.
0-2 years experience in the construction industry.
A current Competent Climber Certification and Tower Rescue training are preferred. (Training will be provided)Special Job Requirements:
Must be able to meet customer security requirements (moderate to high risk). A background check by federal authorities will be performed.