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Tower Technician IV

Company: TKK LLC
Location: Ferndale
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description $2,500 Sign-On Bonus TKK is growing and we are looking for individuals who want to grow with us TKK is seeking a motivated and skilled Tower Technician IV --- Foreman to lead a crew of tower technicians for our Pacific Northwest market, based in Ferndale WA. The Tower Foreman has an expert level understanding of all projects in the wireless industry including installation, testing, maintenance, and troubleshooting equipment. The Tower Foreman will be expected to lead the crew to complete work safely and effectively, accurately understand the telecommunications SOW, and effectively complete closeout procedures in a timely manner with minimal guidance. The Tower Foreman will be expected to successfully lead, train, and mentor a crew of 2-3 other tower climbers. TKK has both local and traveling crews Local candidates must be located in either Northwest Washington or near the Boise, Idaho region. Local crews will need to be open to travel for up to a week at a time but may be able to return home sooner, based on project locations at the time. When applicable, TKK covers hotel costs and offers daily per diem when away from home overnight. Traveling candidates will not be required to relocate but must be open to working a rotation schedule. Travel costs in and out of market are covered by TKK as well as lodging during rotation, and daily per diem. As a Tower Foreman, your responsibilities will include: Perform wireless installations as well as test, analyze, and troubleshoot problems within the wireless network with minimal guidance for tasks performed. Work with all outside installation contractors and departments within the company to complete work assignments on all equipment to include carrier adds and upgrades, antennas, towers, coax cabling, and associated equipment. Design, organize and prioritize the crew---s daily tasks. Interprets various documents (e.g. blueprints, diagrams, manufacturer specifications, etc.) to ensure proper installation of antenna systems using technical expertise and knowledge of blueprints and diagrams. Lead a team of 2-3 tower climbers, including training junior climbers. Develop and maintain a positive company image and provide a strong example for crew members for quality, safety, and professionalism. Required Qualifications: 3 years--- experience climbing and working on towers required. Experience leading, directing, and developing a team. A valid driver---s license with an MVR record that classifies you as insurable. Ability to climb towers 100 feet tall, with a 50 lb. load. Must be able to sit, stand, walk, and drive or ride in a truck for long periods of time. Strong leadership skills. Ability to read and understand blueprints, RFDS, and CDs. Knowledge and experience with computers including email, forms, browsers, and apps. Extensive experience with UMTS, Carrier Adds, and LTE upgrades. Preferred Qualifications: NWSA TTT1 Certification PIM and Sweep Certifications Working Conditions: Flexible to work shift work to include long hours and weekends if needed. Candidates must be willing to travel to job sites. Requires working outdoors in all types of weather. Wear all necessary safety clothing as needed such as: gloves, hard hats, eye protection, seat belts etc. Why work with TKK? $2,500 Sign-On Bonus for experienced Tower Technician IV - Foreman Family-run company with owners who have worked in the field. You---ll be more than a number here --- we are invested in your success Crews travel with updated company trucks while on rotation, you will not need to use your own vehicle. Paid holidays and PTO plan. TKK offers 100% company-paid Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance for the employee with the option to purchase additional family coverage. 401k plan with generous match and safe harbor vesting. TKK provides all necessary training and certifications for employees. Opportunities for growth and advancement in our growing company. TKK is a family-run telecommunications company that was founded by a father and son duo with a passion for hard-work, dedication, and putting out high-quality products that they can be proud of. Specializing in wireless upgrades and installs, cell tower builds, new site construction, excavation and more, TKK continues to grow and expand in both the telecommunications and construction industries. TKK is a drug-free and equal employment company. Employment is dependent on the successful completion of a post offer background check, MVR, and drug screen.

Keywords: TKK LLC, Bellingham , Tower Technician IV, Engineering , Ferndale, Washington

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