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Tower Technician/Tower Foreman

Kent, WA

Job: Tower Technician/Tower Foreman
Location: Kent, WA
Position: Full-Time
My telecommunications contracting client is seeking Tower Technicians & Tower Foremen to work with wireless network operators & carriers offering a variety of services such as equipment installation, commissioning, civil construction, electrical services and microwave engineering. With an office located in Kent, WA, this individual will have an opportunity to work with a rapidly expanding, growing company that focuses on the greater Seattle market. The Tower Technician & Tower Foreman will work irregular hours and work at significant heights in extreme weather conditions. My client offers competitive compensation & advancement for opportunities.
  • Climbing & working on communications towers to install, replace and repair antenna system equipment
  • Tower Technician must have the ability to participate in tower maintenance under supervision
  • Understanding how to utilize hand tools & mechanical equipment
  • Understanding the danger associated with climbing, construction equipment and working on near power lines & other types of equipment
  • Ability to climb tall structures while carrying significant weight (approximately 40-50 pounds)
  • Communicate and respect fellow team members and follow instructions
  • Tower Technician & Tower Foreman must have the ability to recognize safety hazards and perform duties in a safe manner
  • Travel throughout the greater Seattle market to perform work for various carriers
  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have minimum 2+ years of recent experience in the tower industry
  • Tower Technician & Tower Foreman must have minimum experience climbing cell towers for at least 1 major wireless operator or carrier
  • Willing to take a hands-on approach in leading team by example
  • Must have Com-Train certification
  • Must have minimum OSHA certification
  • Must have experience with Anritsu equipment
  • RF knowledge, ability to replace & maintain coax, jumpers, TMA’s, Diplexers, connectors and weatherproofing
  • Must have experience taking photographs on tower for company closeout package
  • Highly organized and able to report effectively to tower foreman
  • Required to have possession of valid driver license
  • Ability to pass a background check/drug screen
  • MUST provide all documentation of active certifications
If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Steven Sigesmund at 847.217.3997.
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