KGPCo is a leading provider of complete, customized and scalable supply chain and network transformation solutions for the communications industry. KGPCo serves a diverse set of customers and partners. The customer base includes network operators, integrators, contractors, utilities, cloud services providers, neutral host providers, equipment manufacturers and enterprises who connect people, places and things.
KGPCo employs over 2000 employees across the United States. KGPCo’s vision is to be the go-to partner enabling our customers to build, optimize and transform networks that connect the world. We are looking for top performers who are focused on results and are ready to be trained. We are working to build a team of laborers throughout the US. We are looking for individuals who want to begin a career installing outside plant equipment and are available for significant travel, that includes a per diem when on a remote assignment. If you have a strong work ethic, desire to learn, proven ability to show up with the utmost of punctuality, and enjoy working outdoors, we are ready to train you. This position is full-time with probable overtime and extensive travel.
As a Telecom Laborer you’ll be responsible for working with your hands and assisting directly and indirectly Operators, Lineman, and Splicers. Laborers jobs include assisting in the placing, rearranging and removing poles, conduit, cable lines, open wire, drops, inside wire, and block wire. You'll work others to perform installation and maintenance on outside plant equipment. As a Laborer, you’ll install lines and cables (including fiber, coax, and copper) using hand tools as well as construction equipment to complete the work. Most often, you'll work outside as part of a team performing installation, maintenance and repair on facilities that start from outside the Central Office (CO) and stop at the terminal or at a customer's building.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Pull fiber/copper/coax cable through existing duct package, pull cable through conduit either manually, blowing, or mechanically
Fill out paperwork as required
Perform work across all divisions (underground, aerial, buried, fiber, copper, coax)
Performs other duties as requested by crew leader
Lay cable, conduit and fiber innerduct
Keep detailed record of work activity
Unreel, pull and string wire and cable from pole to pole
Install poles and place wires or cables
Dig holes, restore landscaping
Work with hand tools
Ability stand, walk, crawl, and work in all environments, on ladders, in attic spaces, on ceilings, in tunnels, on poles, and in trenches to access various installation and construction points as required
Willing to work outside in varying weather conditions
Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation are required
Class A Commercial Drivers License preferred but not required
Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 70 pounds; participate in group lifts for 50+ pounds. Carry objects weighing up to 70 pounds for short distances.
Ability to pass a stringent background and drug screen.
Ability and willingness to travel extensively.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent required, technical or college degree preferred