Tower Technician (Entry level to Foreman)

Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Job ID: R13063
Job Status: Full-Time

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Description

Job Summary:

The Tower Technician will install, maintain, and operate wired, wireless, fiber optic and microwave telecommunications equipment and systems. As a Tower Technician, support will be provided in the maintenance and operation of generators, HVAC, and telecommunication site infrastructures.

These positions will work in the Chicago land area for the foreseeable future

Essential Job Duties And Responsibilities

  • Understands and implements Industry standards (OSHA, TIA10-48, NATE CTS and ANSI)
  • Climbing towers and ladders at various heights
  • Off-loading material and inventory
  • Preparation and cleaning of sites
  • Installation of new carriers on new build and existing towers
  • Assists in the assembly of monopole, all weld and knock down self-support and guyed towers
  • Assists in antenna installation
  • Assists in the transmission line and installation of foam/air dielectric coaxial, hardline and elliptical waveguide.
  • Assists in the installation of all aspects of ell site foundations, grounding and conduits, with electrical installations where applicable.
  • Serve as a mentor to new less experienced technicians
  • Other duties as assigned.
     

Skills And Experience

  • Entry Level candidates are welcome to apply.
  • Ability to read, comprehend and carry out instructions per prints
  • Working knowledge of safety standards and regulations.
  • NWSA certification is a plus
  • Must have the ability to climb towers, be able to pick up 50 lbs., and capable of working up to 12 hours.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and driving record meeting the company policy conditions

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply. 

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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Date Posted
Nov 17, 2022

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