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Top Hand

Company: Meridian Blue Construction
Location: Lakeville
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Meridian Blue is seeking safety-conscious, hardworking, and dependable individuals who want to advance their careers in the wireless telecommunications industry. - Top Hands are -responsible for assisting their crew foreman in leading a crew in daily operations to construct, install, and maintain communication towers and support structures and are a vital part of Meridian Blue. The position responsibilities include:Pay is negotiable and based on experience. - This position is eligible for a $3,000 hiring bonus.

  • Leadership: Assisting your foreman in all aspects of tower-top work to ensure a quality installation, rigging, hoisting, and project completion by directing lower-tiered tower technicians in the daily operations while on-site.
  • Testing/Troubleshooting: Must be familiar with Anritsu, Andrew, PIM, JDSU, Azimuth, and antenna equipment.
  • Safety: -Knowledge and recognition of the hazards associated with tower construction and how to direct a crew to perform work safely in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
  • Travel: -Willingness to work overtime and travel from home (including out-of-state) for up to 4 weeks at a time including weekends.
  • Teamwork/Training: -You must be able to give and take direction, adapt quickly, and work in a team environment. Part of the Top Hands responsibility is to train new Tower Technicians in all aspects of tower top work. -
  • Administrative: Assist in completing daily reporting, JSAs, customer documentation, and crew time-sheets, submit close-out documentation, identify materials and other resources needed to complete projects, and red lines as required by your foreman.
  • Heights: -Ability to -climb towers, when necessary, at heights up to 500 feet and work freely. -REQUIREMENTS FOR TOP HANDS
    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • Must have at least 2-3 years of industry experience
    • The ability for weekend and evening work at all times
    • Computer skills (Excel, Word, and Outlook)
    • Ability to read blueprints
    • Ability to read, understand, and follow company policies
    • Ability to pass background checks, DOT physical, and abide by Company Drug & Alcohol Policy
    • Valid Minnesota Driver's License with a good driving record
    • Reliable transportation to and from the shop location
    • Ability to pass and maintain CPR/First Aid AED, OSHA 10, RF Radiation Safety Awareness, and Competent Climber Certifications
    • Minnesota/Wisconsin resident or willing to relocate within 30 days of hirePHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR TOP HANDS
      • Ability & willingness to climb tall structures of 500 feet or more
      • Ability to lift up to 75lbs
      • Ability to bend, lift, twist, squat, kneel and sit for extended periods of time
      • Ability to reach, climb, and/or grasp ladders or other tall structures
      • Ability to perform a variety of labor-intensive tasks, operate power, and hand tools
      • Ability to work outdoors in ALL weather conditions; this includes extreme temperatures (cold & heat)BENEFITS
        • Safety Equipment/Gear Provided
        • Nightly Per Diem
        • Drive Time Paid
        • Hotels Paid
        • Medical/Dental
        • HSA w/ Company Contribution
        • 401k w/ match
        • Paid Training/Holidays
        • Paid Long/Short Disability
        • Paid Life Insurance
        • $25 monthly Lifestyle Benefit
        • Performance Bonuses
        • Access to Pro Sports Tickets
        • Ride in Brand New GMC Sierra 3500s
        • and more!Powered by JazzHR

Keywords: Meridian Blue Construction, Lakeville , Top Hand, Other , Lakeville, Minnesota

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