Jacobs Tower Technician II in New Castle, Pennsylvania

Tower Technician II


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 DesignFirm 2018 in Engineering News-Record. While the wireless world is everchanging, the demand for innovative technology and long-term support servicesremains constant. These services include site acquisition, design andconstruction, to full operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.

  • Assist Crew Lead to ensure quality service to clients.

  • Must maintain and enforce the Jacobs Beyond Zero safety program, ensure daily jobsite safety plans are reviewed and followed. Immediately stops work when unsafe work practices or conditions exist.

  • Installation/De-installation of transmission lines, connectors, antenna and accessories.

  • Work effectively both individually and with other crew members.

  • Handle transportation of equipment.

  • Travel up to 100%


  • Current ComTrain orequivalent certification in Tower Climbing Safety and Rescue required.

  • Minimum of one (1) yearof experience as a tower climber required.

  • Willingness to work inhot and cold weather conditions for long periods of time required

  • Capable of beingentrusted with company assets and confidential information required

  • Demonstrate knowledge ofOSHA safety guidelines and practical use of these guidelines as well as allother applicable safety laws and policies.

  • Ability to lift, carry,push and pull 75 lbs.

  • Able to crouch, kneel, and twistthroughout the work day

  • Able to reach, grasp and climb withboth hands

  • Basic troubleshootingexperience preferred

  • Technical knowledge ofwireless telecommunications products preferred

  • Willingness to take onand learn new tasks, as needed.

  • Ability to multi-task ina demanding environment.

  • Experience intower-rigging preferred

  • Must be able to workovertime to include Saturday, Sundays and evening hours.

  • Associates or TechnicalSchool preferred

  • Military communications,electronics troubleshooting, fiber optics or other related constructionexperience is a plus.

  • Knowledge of Anritsuand/or PIM testing preferred.

  • CPR/First AidCertification preferred.

  • Fiber, Commscopeconnectors and/or equivalent Certification preferred.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft aplus.

Essential Functions:Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing,kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in theform of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Handmanipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and finemanipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/orwork 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 willbe occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when inthe 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 atheights.

At Jacobs, we helpprepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at everylevel, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets andoffices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow,and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safetyinitiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find aflourishing 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-Pennsylvania-New Castle

Req ID: AER00009S