Full Job Description
$1500 Sign on Bonus
Per Diem - Goodman Networks may provide a Per Diem to eligible employees for domestic business travel, lodging and meals in accordance with the travel policy.
$500 Referral Bonus for referring Tower Hands to Goodman Networks
Goodman Networks offers a complete family of solutions to wireless carriers, OEMs, backhaul service providers, and enterprise customers. Additionally, our Field Services division is a valued partner of DIRECTV delivering high quality service installations, maintenance, and upgrades for residential and commercial customers. Solutions and services offered by Goodman Networks help these entities implement new technologies faster, enhance network performance, and improve business results.
Tower Hands support all aspects of tower installations, including all antennas and transmission lines. Tower Hands Perform construction duties on a daily basis ensuring quality construction from the foundation to erection of lattice towers, monopoles, and guyed towers.
May perform installs on radios, antennas, and associated RF equipment
Trouble shoots Alarms / RSSI issues at sites using supplied sweep gear.
Perform electrical down tilts and mechanical down tilts to a variety of antennas using supplied antenna controller units.
Run jumpers as needed to complete ongoing scopes of work.
May devise jumper connections with knowledge from connector training.
Complete required equipment and supply paperwork.
Climbing communications structures, to include: guyed; self-supporting; monopoles; building/rooftops; grain silos; etc.
Performing audits: safety; defect and quality.
Ability to follow daily instructions.
Ability to run jumpers as needed to complete ongoing scopes of work.
Fill out required paperwork and printouts.
Applies job skills and company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks
Goodman Networks considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
Recommended Minimum Job Requirements:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Typically requires 6 months plus years of experience
Valid state-issued driver’s license is required
MUST be a Certified Tower Climber - can be via Gravitec Systems, Inc. or ComTrain
Recommended Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of standard knots
Trained in controlled descent
Trained in use of aerial lifts
Trained in procedures on a working platform
Trained in procedures on a cable bridge/ice bridge
Familiarity with UMTS and 4G
Requires working knowledge of Microwave equipment.
Use of hand tools to mount equipment, run and connect cables, and secure climbers.
Knowledge of basic electricity, grounding, and power safety.
Experience in completing full grounding installations, tower demolition, tower stripping and painting (erect and horizontal
Ability to Install fiber and coaxial cable on towers, rooftop - any structure
General understanding how to fiber test - Fiber Scope and Power Test
Troubleshoot and fix on connectors and Antenna system.
Ability to work closely with others
Travel as required, typically within a designated region
Must be able to safely climb while carrying tools and equipment of up to 60 pounds and work on a cell site tower using safety gear that is rated for a maximum working load of 310 lbs, including the climber, tools and equipment.
Certificates, Licenses, Registration and Requirements:
Rescue certification is preferred
Anritsu and/or OSHA certification a plus
CPR and First Aid certification preferred
Must be able to climb and descend all types of tower and rooftop structures
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to travel as needed
Apply by emailing your resume TalentAcquisition@goodmannetworks.com