Tall City Telecom Solutions Inc. Telecom Aerial Technician Full Time in Calgary, AB

Tall City Telecom Solutions Inc.

Branch Calgary AB CA

Telecom Aerial Technician
Calgary, AB

We are a telecommunications services company that offers wireless network operators a variety of services such as Equipment Installation and Commissioning,…

Tower Technician / Rigger

Job Description
We are a telecommunications services company that offers wireless network operators a variety of services such as Equipment Installation and Commissioning, Civil Construction, Maintenance, and EF&I Services. We also provide structured, in-class and field training services to people interested in a career as a Tower Technician. As a Technician you will assist in the construction, installation, and maintenance of communications tower and support structures. Being a Tower Technician is not for the faint at heart but with Tall City Telecom Solutions it can be an exciting and challenging career opportunity. Tower Technicians work irregular hours, travel frequently, and work at great heights in extreme weather conditions. At Tall City Telecom Solutions we recognize our success depends on our exceptional technicians; they work hard so opportunities and incentive programs are in place that recognizes top performers for a job well done. If you truly have what it takes to be a great Tower Technician, this is the place to build your career! We are a reputable company that rewards your hard work. We also offer competitive compensation, benefits, and advancement opportunities.
Required Skills
As a Tower Technician , your responsibilities will include:
Climbing and working on communications towers for the purpose of installing, replacing, and repairing antenna systems equipment; performs tower maintenance under close supervision.
The basic use and care of hand tools and mechanical equipment.
Knowing the hazards associated with tower climbing, construction equipment, and working on or near energized lines and equipment.
The ability to climb tall structures (100 m or more) with 50 lb. load.
Analyzing situations accurately and adopt an appropriate course of action.
Communicating orally and in writing.
Following instructions accurately and complete assigned course of action.
Recognizing safety hazards and performing duties in a safe manner.
Work under close supervision.
Ability to traveling extensively throughout the assigned territory
Required Experience
Must have High school diploma or equivalent.
Must have 2 to 3 years of industry experience
Successfully completed an industry recognized rope access training course.
Applicant/Employee weight and tools combined may not exceed 280-pound weight limit as specified by the manufacturer of safety equipment.
Applicant/Employee waist circumference must not exceed 60 inches measured at the navel as specified by the manufacturer of safety equipment.
Current SPRAT/IRATA or equivalent certification in Tower Climbing Safety and Rescue Certification required and willing to be trained as such
Must have minimum OHS certification.
Comm. trained, OHS trained, safety trained, Anritsu certified and OFA/CPR trained.
Possession of a valid driver license.
Must have experience with Anritsu Site Master, Andrew, PPC, tower mapping and antenna equipment.
Must have experience stacking self-support towers, install waveguide, antennas and microwave dishes.
RF Awareness, replacement and maintenance i.e. coax, jumpers, TMA’s, connectors and weatherproofing
Highly organized and be able to effectively report verbally and written reports back to the Tower Foreman

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $25.00 to $28.00 /hour


  • Telecom Rigging: 3 years


  • High school or equivalent


  • Vancouver, BC


  • Clean drivers license
  • Occupational First Aid Level 1
  • Fall Protection

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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