Successful Lineman/Groundsman candidate must have knowledge of established aerial cable installation procedures and techniques including the placement of poles and anchors, familiarity with a wide range of tools and equipment, ability to read and understand prints/maps, safety rules, and operating instructions.
Install and repair aerial telecommunications cable
Safely use hand tools and equipment such as; wrenches, drills, ladders, lanyards, saws, lashers, climbing hooks, and more.
Safely operate mechanized equipment such as; bucket trucks, digger derrick, excavators, and more.
Setting up safety perimeter using signage, cones, safety barriers
Flagging traffic when required
Understanding of separation and clearance regulations
Ability to safely work aloft using climbing hooks and ladders.
Flexibility to work in multiple locations
Ability to travel when travel is required.
Must be at least 18 years old
Must be able to pass pre-employment background check, motor vehicle check, drug test, and DOT physical exam, resulting in a valid medical card
Previous construction experience, preferably in the telecommunications industry.
A valid, unrestricted driver’s license (Commercial driver’s license preferred but not required)
Knowledge of established aerial cable installation procedures and techniques
Ability to climb telephone poles and work in a bucket truck and work aloft and climb poles up to 40 feet
Able to perform all duties in telecommunications construction (such as; pole transfers, maintenance builds, new build, cable installation, over lash, and strand construction)
Able to lift/carry 50 lbs regularly and up to 100 lbs as needed with or without assistance
Ability to set up & maintain safe work areas
Ability to work in all weather conditions
Splicing of active & passive equipment would be a plus
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Across our teams, we strive to treat each other with respect. We value different viewpoints and knowledge, and experiences.
It is of utmost importance to keep our and others' safety top of mind, and uphold the highest ethical standards.
We provide opportunities for our employees to grow and progress the skills and knowledge to be successful in their current role as well as to prepare them for future growth within the company.
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