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Tower Technician

Company: ET Tower
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Job Description:

Who We Are: ET Tower 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 Installation/Upgrades, Microwave Installation/Commissioning, and Civil and Electrical Installations. ET Tower Currently maintains office locations in Colorado Springs, Co, Longview, TX, Hammond, LA and Edmond, OK. We are comprised of a strong family of men and women who operate as teammates. We are proud of the collective, team-oriented atmosphere that drives this company to excellence. Our desire is for every member of our team to advance in knowledge and skill and to pursue exceptional performance and safety. ET Tower also seeks to drive industry standards and is a founding member of NATE and NWSA. Benefits Include: Medical Insurance with HSA Dental Vision Life Insurance 401k (with 4% match) 7 Paid Holidays Boot Allowance per year Per Diem for Personal Use Transportation Provided Personal and Vacation Days 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 Supervisory Responsibility Level 1 tower techs do not have any supervisory responsibility. Level 2 tower techs are expected to mentor and train level 1 techs. 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. On a constant basis, employee must lift, carry, and maneuver heavy or awkward objects weighing 50lbs or more. Daily travel within the Company's geographical footprint and possible extended stays at external destinations. Travel time can be anywhere from three to six weeks at a time, with appropriate breaks. Frequently required to use hand and power tools Required Knowledge: General tower and fall protection knowledge and ability to utilize 100% tie off techniques at all times Mechanically inclined Electrical/electronics education a plus Basic Rigging 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 Behaviors Preferred Team Player: Works well as a member of a group Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause Motivations Preferred Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibilityJob Type: Full-timePay: $20.00 - $28.00 per hourBenefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Health insurance Paid time off Vision insuranceSchedule: 12 hour shiftLicense/Certification: First Aid Certification (Preferred) OSHA 10 (Preferred) CPR Certification (Preferred)Willingness to travel: 100% (Preferred)Work Location: On the road

Keywords: ET Tower, Lafayette , Tower Technician, Professions , Lafayette, Louisiana

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