Full-time · $18 – $22 / hour
Rich Creek & Independence, VA; Bluefield, WV; Logan/Mingo WV
Infrastructure Technician – Tier 1 (Multiple Vacancies)
Reports to: Operations Manager
Position: Full-time, Non-exempt
Schedule: 5 day M-F 9-5 (winter), 4 day 8-6 (summer), OT after-hours & weekends as required, occasional overnight travel
Pay: Depending upon experience and qualifications
Benefits Include: 401k, Medical Insurance, Holiday & Vacation Pay, Employee Discounts
Description Install, maintain, and service Internet service equipment at tower sites and utility poles to ensure customers receive reliable Internet service.
Summary Of Essential Job Functions
Climbs towers and/or utility poles up to 300ft while carrying 50lbs of equipment and/or support tower / utility pole top hands as ground personnel
Install/Maintain wireless Internet equipment and fiber optic lines.
Install data and power cables to tower-mounted devices
Perform other duties as required
Maintain company issued assets including tools, equipment and vehicles
Equipment preparation for assigned jobs
Follow safety/training protocols and maintain safe working environment
Drive company vehicles
Desired Skills & Requirements For Position
Field experience preferred, wireless experience highly valued
Must be comfortable working at extreme heights
Passionate about job safety
Enjoys working in all weather conditions
Must enjoy working with hands and learning new technology
Must be comfortable using hand and power tools
Current Valid Driver’s license
Climbing Certification is a plus but not required (we will train and certify in house)
CDL is a + but not required
Ability to drive a vehicle without presenting a safety risk to self or others
High School Diploma required
Pass a background check, MVR check & Drug Screen
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations that do not cause an undue hardship on the company may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform this job, as long as that would not hinder or prevent performance of duties, or be a safety concern. Key to show % of time requirements necessary to perform essential functions of this job: 0%= Zero (O) 1-35%= Little (L) 36-70%= Moderate (M) 71-100%= Great (G) Physical Requirements:
M- HeavyLifting 25+ lbs.
M- Reaching above/below waist
M- Pushing/pulling movements
M- Climbing stairs/ladders
G- Color/Depth Perception
M- Fine hand & finger movements
G- Operate motor vehicle
M- Operate various Equipment
Working Conditions Fast-paced environment with multiple changes to schedules. Employees work indoors & outdoors in all weather conditions and are frequently performing work on high structures.
SUCCEEDING AT GigaBeam Networks At GigaBeam Networks, we truly believe in building leaders within all levels of the company. It is our goal for all of our employees to be successful. We have implemented training programs, refreshers, one-on-one meetings, periodic evaluations and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) which all combine to help us help you become a better leader.
DISCLAIMER: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer for any employee or applicant, irrespective of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. All employees must be authorized to work in the United States. We are a drug-free work environment. Employment with the Company is contingent on the successful completion of a drug test, reference check, and MVR check. The idea of connecting others started when family and neighbors didn’t have quality Internet access. After a lot of research, a few maxed credit cards, and hard work, GigaBeam Networks was born. GigaBeam Networks thrives by bridging the gap in rural America with high-speed Internet. Headquartered in Rich Creek, Virginia, our creative rockstar team is known for problem solving and spot-on customer service. With an ever-growing squad, you can find us across southwestern Virginia, Southern West Virginia and eastern Kentucky.
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