Tower Foreman

Denver, CO, USA

Job Type

On-Site Management

Travel

20-50%

Salary

$32-$40 / Hour

Training/Certification Provided

Yes

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Essential Functions

  • Plan and schedule work activities to efficiently utilize all crew members and

  • equipment assigned to you.

  • Responsible for crew profitability on the job and meeting schedule completion dates.

  • Responsible for the quality of workmanship and safety performed by the crew on the job site.

  • Perform installation of antennas, mounts, cable ladders, cable, etc.


  • Participate in new tower construction.

  • Perform routine and special circumstance tower maintenance.

  • Hold tailgate meetings before beginning work and complete appropriate paperwork.

  • Ensure crew members complete their daily PPE inspection prior to any climbing

  • Prepare weekly time sheets and expense reports for your crew, safety logs, vehicle logs, etc.

  • Maintain company vehicle and trailer in a clean and presentable condition.

  • Assist in trouble shooting a variety of electronic components from cell/microwave sites to lighting systems

  • Recognize safety hazards and perform all duties in a safe manner.

  • Maintain a professional working attitude with co-workers and customers.

  • Continue industry education and knowledge on an ongoing basis.

  • Mentor and train tower technicians to enhance the performance of the team.

  • Uphold quality workmanship surpassing industry standards.

Personal Attributes

Ability to work in an aerial lift device

Work Environment

  • Frequent work in adverse weather conditions

  • Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Daily travel within the Company’s geographical footprint and possible extended stays at external destinations. Travel time can be anywhere from three to six weeks at a time, with appropriate breaks.

  • Frequently required to use hand and power tools

Supervisory Responsibility

Position requires working indoors and outdoors in a warehouse environment

Required Knowledge

  • Must have valid Driver’s License and the ability to obtain a DOT physical

  • certification. CDL Class A certification a plus

  • Must be able to pass a background check for government security clearances

  • General tower and fall protection safety knowledge and ability to utilize 100% tie off techniques at all times

  • Ability to properly inspect and use PPE

  • Construction and maintenance experience of Self-Support and Guyed towers, monopoles and antenna structures

  • Basic Rigging ability to utilize the proper ropes, blocks and tackles. Gin pole experience preferred

  • Knowledge of using transits, compass, set azimuths to standard engineering processes

  • Antenna alignment tool experience

  • Install wireless antenna mounts and antennas for microwave and cellular communication systems

  • Sweep & PIM testing experience. Anritsu gear preferred

  • Fiber scope and ODTR testing experience

Job Related Certification

  • OSHA 30

  • Competent Climber

  • Competent Rescue

  • First Aid/CPR

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of DOT driver qualifications

  • Must have valid Driver’s License and the ability to obtain a DOT physical

  • certification.

  • CDL Class A certification a plus

About the Company

Mountain Wireless is the premier telecommunications construction company in Colorado and beyond. Be a part of cutting-edge wireless technology infrastructure builds and the next generation of cellular network transformation that includes;· 5G Deployment, New Telecom Site Construction, and Large Venue Technology Deployment. We have an outstanding benefits package for team members with established paths for upward mobility.