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TOWER TECHNICIAN

This is an intermediate technical position that provides advanced “hands on” market support. Tests, locates, and repairs complex equipment problems. Performs configuration and fault management of a wide array of platforms in the 123Net network including microwave, fiber optic, and telemetry systems.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The main purpose of this field position is the installation, acceptance, line-up and maintenance of Wireless, Microwave, fiber optic or other auxiliary equipment that comprises the 123 network
  • Be able to climb and perform work on communications towers and building roof tops to accept, test, and maintain microwave radio systems
  • Coordinate required activities with Network Operations Center personnel in the isolation and resolution of network problems
  • Works as a part of a cross functional team to conduct routine preventative and corrective maintenance activities to support Network Deployment, Performance, and Reliability initiatives
  • Troubleshoots problems on his/her own related to the network
  • Provide an intermediate level analysis for fault isolation as it pertains to microwave, fiber optics, wireless, and voice and data circuits
  • Uses acquired knowledge to provide input to supervisor on process improvement related to preventative maintenance routines
  • Responsible for the security and proper maintenance of corporate assets such as cell phone, spares, tools, test equipment, and vehicle
  • Provides installation as well as test and acceptance of customer circuits
  • Be able to lead less experienced technicians in all aspects of normal duty requirements
  • Follow established procedures on routine work, requires minimum supervision on new assignments
  • Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practices
  • Should be self-motivated and a self-starter

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Functional/Technical Skills
  • Applies acquired job skills and company policies and procedures to complete assigned tasks
  • Ability to follow guidelines regarding safety
  • Intermediate knowledge of most tools and test equipment used in the 123 network
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks to completion
  • Must be flexible in ever changing environments and priorities
  • Be open in providing and receiving constructive feedback
  • Show initiative in achieving company goals and objectives
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Strong PC skills and MSOffice
  • Must be current in the use of Windows and remote access on personal laptop computers
  • Excellent verbal and written communications
  • Has a proficiency in the installation and maintenance of at least two of the following network equipment components: microwave, Fixed Wireless, and Fiber Optics
  • two-year technical degree, equivalent military, or work experience in the Tower Construction / Installation Industry
  • Current or Previous ComTrain Certification
  • Typically requires a minimum of 2 to 4 years of industry related experience
  • Ability to work extended shifts and on-call as needed
  • Climb towers


Evaluation:

Applicants will be evaluated on the following skills:

  • Technicians qualifications
  • Years of relevant experience
  • Past performance evaluation
  • Driving Record
  • Microwave and multiplex experience
  • Fiber optic system experience
  • Data network experience
  • Computer skills
  • Customer contact
  • Ability to climb towers
  • AC/DC power systems
  • Alarm and control systems

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