TELECOMMUNICATIONS TOWER TECHNICIAN (RIGGER)- ELMIRA


Posted:

April 15, 2021

Remove:

May 15, 2021


Job Title:

Telecommunications Tower Technician (Rigger)

Company:

Rigarus Construction Inc.

Company Description:

At Rigarus Construction Inc. it is our people that make the difference; employing highly talented and motivated individuals is a focal point of the business. We are eager to invite qualified candidates to join the team-based work environment aimed at employee development, leadership, and safety. Rigarus Construction is a 100% Canadian-owned and operated company, whose main business is to provide turnkey solutions in the telecommunication industry from inception to completion.


Number of Positions:

1

Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Start Date:

ASAP

Compensation:

$17-25


Duties:

Duties and responsibilities: • Install & service communication towers, rooftops, and various site types for major wireless carriers in Canada • Climb towers at heights of up to 500ft to perform the safe installation of steel structures, components, hardware, etc. • Antenna installation and alignments • Cable termination and splicing • Communication with PMs to see projects through, from start to completion, with the support of field crew • Travel within Canada for extended periods • Implement construction deliverables on a project-by-project basis, client submittals/checklists • Safe installation of steel structures, components, and associated general procedures • Knowledge of safe rigging practices • Willing to work outdoors and be exposed to all types of weather • Installation of antenna and transmission line systems on towers, roof-tops, and other structures • Performing all general ground duties associated with tower construction and equipment shelter • Run sweep test gear on lines and antennas. • Perform plumb & tensions, both pulse time method and use of Dillon meters. • Read and follow construction drawings or specialized methods of procedures to perform installation or maintenance on equipment or sites. • Participate in daily tailboard safety meetings • Communicate with Project Managers, Foremen, Lead-Hand, and other crew members daily • Work/Drive in compliance with Health and Safety and MTO guidelines. • Perform job tasks in a safe manner in accordance with company policy and regulations.

Skills:

Requirements include: • Experience specifically with telecommunication tower rigging • General construction knowledge • Strong communication and interpersonal skills (able to work closely with others for long periods of time) • Must be comfortable working at heights; • Must be in good physical condition with the ability to bend and lift 50 lbs. • Safety conscious, proven positive attitude and strong commitment to customer service • Must be available to travel up to three weeks at a time as needed (longer periods can be expected on occasion) Additional assets include: • Leadership qualities fortified with the ability to coach and delegate. • Adherence to safety standards, a working knowledge of all safety & quality control requirements, fall protection practices, regulations, and procedures for crew • First aid training • Valid driver's license and driving record meeting the company policy conditions. • A-Restricted or AZ license and comply with CVOR regulations • Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word and Outlook) • 2 years of industry experience preferred • Proficient computer, communication, and organizational skills • Experience with major Canadian wireless carriers

How to Apply:

Email resume to cbutler@2ndchance.ca and include job title

Notes:

What we offer: • Competitive wages • Group RRSP matching • Employer paid comprehensive benefits package that includes dental, medical, vision, life, and disability. • Employee and Family Assistance Program • Industry-specific training – Fall Arrest, High Angle Rescue, First Aid + CPR, Line Termination, RF Awareness etc. • Career and Professional Growth • Industry specific PPE and generous allowances provided. • Daily Allowances for Meals, Travel and Accommodation • A Positive, Supportive and Family-Friendly Work Environment • A Generous Referral Bonus Program • Team Building Employee Events • Weekly Team Meetings with Employee Appreciation Gifts Important Information for all Applicants: • Candidates must submit a driver’s abstract to drive company vehicles • Candidates must submit a criminal record check • Rigarus Construction Inc. is unable to facilitate or sponsor immigration into Canada. • Drug-free workplace and enhanced safety program