Overview

Successful Lineman 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.
Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Qualifications:

  • 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)
  • Ability to lift, move and maneuver up to 50 lbs regularly and up to 100 lbs as needed.
  • Ability to set up & maintain safe work areas
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Must be willing to learn and grow with the organization.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $25.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 1 year

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

COVID-19 considerations:
Must be fully vacinated or have a negative covid test weekly.

Experience:

  • Aerial Fiber: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Preferred)

Work Location: One location