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Jacobs Telecom Tower Tophand in Houston, Texas

Telecom Tower Tophand


Jacobs Telecommunication hasbeen at the forefront of creating a new generation of wireless communicationinfrastructure for over 40 years. We specialize in network development –complete telecom life cycle solutions, which has ranked us as the #1 Design Firm2018 in Engineering News-Record. While the wireless world is ever changing, thedemand for innovative technology and long-term support services remainsconstant. These services include site acquisition, design and construction, tofull operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.

  • Must maintain and enforce the Jacobs Beyond Zero safety program, ensure daily job site safety plans are reviewed and followed, and stop work when unsafe work practices or conditions exist

  • Assist Crew Foreman to ensure quality service to clients

  • Recognize and perform duties within OSHA safety guidelines as well as all applicable safety laws and policies

  • Work effectively both individually and with other crew members

  • Handle transportation of equipment

  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned

  • Travel up to 100%


  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience as a tower climber required

  • Current ComTrain or equivalent certification in Tower Climbing Safety and Rescue required

  • Ability to climb, at least, a 250' telecommunications tower required

  • Availability to work overtime to include Saturdays, Sundays and evening hours required

  • Technical knowledge of wireless telecommunications products required

  • Anritsu, PIM and CPR/First Aid certifications preferred

  • Excel, Word and Outlook Microsoft experience preferred

Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional 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 potential work at heights.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston

Req ID: PFO00014X

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