Tower Tech III

Employer
Mastec Network Solutions
Location
Jefferson, LA
Posted
Sep 06, 2017
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Institution Type
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Job Description

Tower Technician III-Job Description

If you are looking for a career in a rapidly expanding, growth oriented industry. MasTec Network Solutions has an exciting career opportunity for you! We are a telecommunications services company that offers wireless network operators a variety of services such as Equipment Installation and Commissioning, Microwave Engineering, Civil Construction, Maintenance, and EF&I Services. We also provide structured, in-class and field training services to people interested in a career as a Tower Technician. As an experienced Tower Technician you will lead and assist in the construction, installation, and maintenance of communications tower and support structures. Being a Tower Technician is not for the faint at heart but with MasTec Network Solutions it can be an exciting and challenging career opportunity. Tower Technicians work irregular hours, travel frequently, and work at great heights in extreme weather conditions. At MasTec Network Solutions we recognize our success depends on our exceptional technicians; they work hard so opportunities and incentive programs are in place that recognizes top performers for a job well done. If you truly have what it takes to be a strong leader and you want to help pave the way for the next generation of Telecommunications Technicians, this is the place to build your career! We are a reputable company that rewards your hard work. We also offer competitive compensation, benefits, and advancement opportunities.

As a Tower Technician III, your responsibilities will include:
  • Climbing and working 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.
  • Knowing the hazards associated with tower climbing, construction equipment, and working on or near energized lines and equipment.
  • The ability to climb tall structures (100 feet or more) with 50 lb. load.
  • Analyzing situations accurately and adopt an appropriate course of action.
  • Communicating orally and in writing.
  • Following instructions accurately and complete assigned course of action.
  • Recognizing safety hazards and performing duties in a safe manner.
  • Act as a team lead and mentor to less experienced Tower Technicians.

Requirements
  • Must have High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have 3 to 5 years of experience climbing and working on towers.
  • Successfully complete the MNS Tower Technician Training Program.
  • Willingness to take hands on approach in leading their team through demonstration.
  • Applicant/Employee weight and tools combined may not exceed 280-pound weight limit as specified by the manufacturer of safety equipment.
  • Applicant/Employee waist circumference must not exceed 60 inches measured at the navel as specified by the manufacturer of safety equipment.
  • Current Com Train or equivalent certification in Tower Climbing Safety and Rescue Certification required and willing to be trained as such
  • Must have minimum OSHA certification.
  • Must have experience with Anritsu Site Master, Andrew, PPC, tower mapping and antenna equipment.
  • Must have experience stacking self-support towers, install waveguide, antennas and microwave dishes.
  • Comm. trained, OSHA trained, safety trained, Anritsu certified and First AID/CPR trained.
  • RF Awareness, replacement and maintenance i.e. coax, jumpers, TMA's, connectors and weatherproofing
  • Highly organized and be able to effectively report verbally and written reports back to the Tower Foreman.
  • Possession of a valid driver license and be able to pass the Motor Vehicle Records check.


Company Description
MasTec Network Solutions provides turn-key installation services to the wireless industry in designing, supplying, and supporting technology solutions for the commercial and government verticals. MasTec Network Solutions provides a full suite of Site Acquisition and Construction services nationwide. From green field construction to site modification & maintenance services for traditional tower and rooftop installations, stealth sites, indoor & outdoor DAS systems, smart wireless LAN systems and small cells MasTec Network Solutions has the team of professionals that can deliver the project on time and on budget. MasTec Network Solutions prides themselves in their professional project management services, telecommunication infrastructure development services and their rapid deployment disaster recovery teams. MasTec Network Solutions is fully qualified and staffed to handle upgrades and maintenance on HVAC, generators, power plants and batteries. MasTec Network Solutions has performed tens of thousands of site & shelter inventories, site inspections and tower mappings. The company's solutions also include a logistics management solution that is a Web-based portal that enables tracking and reporting of equipment in a warehouse/staging center environments. MasTec Network Solutions is based in Coral Gables, FL and has provided services from San Juan, PR to Seattle, WA and from San Diego, CA to New England.


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