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Tower Foreman - Kalamazoo

Company: Mercury Broadband
Location: Kalamazoo
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Organization: Mercury Broadband is a leading provider of high-speed Internet and digital phone service. The Company was founded in Topeka, KS, after recognizing a need for Broadband Internet access in rural America. A hybrid approach to serving these "last-mile" customers was developed by extending high capacity fiberoptic networks with the range, reliability, and flexibility of carrier-class wireless technologies. Today Mercury Broadband's rapidly expanding network is headquartered in Kansas City and provides Internet access to communities throughout five states across the Midwest. Position Summary: The Tower Services Team of Mercury Broadband builds and services all of Mercury's tower sites. The Tower Foreman is primarily responsible for acting as the crew lead on telecommunications sites and tower construction required to upgrade wireless networks. The Tower Foreman climbs and works on communications towers to install, replace, and repair antenna systems equipment. This position will conduct and perform construction duties to complete each project to specification and finish each project in a timely manner, with exceptional quality and within budget. Location: Kalamazoo, MI Position Type: Full-Time Compensation: Competitive Pay Benefits: Health, Vision, Basic Dental & Life Insurance, STD, LTD, 401k, Paid Time Off, Paid Training, Eligible for $5/hour Hazard Pay While Climbing Tower Key Responsibilities:Oversee the daily operations at assigned sitesInteract with landlord tower owners and landlord CMs, represent the company in a professional mannerMaintain daily paperwork required for the siteImplement and follow through with job instructions provided by leadershipEnsure safety and quality control requirements at your sites and with your crewCompile all site-specific closeout documentation for your work effortCoordinate with customer representatives for site related activities and maintain a good working relationship with customer representativesResponsible for assigned work orders ensuring completion and closeoutAssist in training Tower Technician I, II and IIIAssist Sales with high value customersCommunicate with tower landlords and site ownersSurvey and pass on any site recommendation for potential new site leadsManage vital business relationships and troubleshoot complex issuesCreate tower bill of materials for broadband equipment installationManage new tower site construction, planning and ordering materials Skills and Requirements:Follow cabling procedures for wiring towersComfortable working on ladders, roofs, towers (up to 300'), attics, crawl spaces, and other confined and elevated locations Basic mechanical skillsKnowledge of and ability to operate basic hand and power toolsBasic computer skills and proficiency with computersBasic computer networking skills and knowledgeUse of PC based applications to program and diagnose various communications equipment Clean driving record and valid driver's licenseSelf-Motivated Customer service oriented and professional in appearance Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing5+ years as Tower Foreman or equivalent on job experienceFirst Aid/CPR certifiedOSHA 30Tower Climbing Training/RescueRescue CertifiedElectrical Safety TrainingRF Safety Training Education Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent Mercury Broadband is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Mercury is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please contact the Human Resources Department.PI154489993

Keywords: Mercury Broadband, Kalamazoo , Tower Foreman - Kalamazoo, Other , Kalamazoo, Michigan

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