Jacobs Tower Technician 1 in Glen Allen, Virginia
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Jacobs Telecommunication has been at the forefront of creating a new generation of wireless communication infrastructure for over 40 years. We specialize in network development – complete telecom life cycle solutions, which has ranked us as the #1 Design Firm 2020 in Engineering News-Record. While the wireless world is ever changing, the demand for innovative technology and long-term support services remains constant. These services include site acquisition, design and construction, to full operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.
Must maintain and enforce the Jacobs Beyond Zero safety program, ensure daily job site safety plans are reviewed and followed. Immediately stops work when unsafe work practices or conditions exist.
Recognizes and performs duties within OSHA safety guidelines as well as all applicable safety laws and policies – in addition to managing the crew to do the same.
Work effectively both individually and with other crew members.
Handle transportation of equipment.
Perform other related duties as required and assigned.
Travel up to 100%
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Entry Level position, less than 1 year of experience required
Successful completion and passing score of all mandatory company certifications are required
Ability to climb, at least, a 250' telecommunications tower required
Ability to lift, carry, push and pull 65lbs required
Willingness to work in hot and cold weather conditions for long periods of time required
OSHA 10 Hour Certification preferred
Trade School completion preferred
Knowledge of OSHA safety guidelines and practical use of these guidelines as well as all other applicable safety laws and policies preferred
Willingness to take on and learn new tasks, as needed
Ability to work overtime to include Saturdays, Sundays and evening hours
Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting up to 65 pounds. Hand manipulation is required for grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, as well as below the shoulder for same. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and work at heights.
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