Employment at Tower Technologies

Tower Technician

Work description

The Tower Technician position is for individuals who enjoy being challenged both physically and mentally. You will need to cooperate and work well on a crew of three or five members. Tower Technicians climb hundreds of feet on all types of towers and structures to install wireless communications equipment. Being able to work in windy, very cold or very hot conditions will be required. It is essential that Tower Technologies maintains a drug-free work place, applicants considered for employment will be drug screened. Working safety is absolutely necessary and the highest priority of Tower Technologies. You will be secured to the tower at all times while you are on the tower. No Exceptions! Tower Technologies will only provide the best tower climbing harnesses and other safety equipment. Each Tower Technician is required and responsible for Using, Inspecting, and Maintaining the equipment assigned to them. Every Tower Technician will be properly trained and certified before being permitted to work on a tower.

Skills / Experience

Construction, climbing and tower experience is a benefit, although not necessary. A good candidate for the Tower Technician position will be honest, responsible, dependable, hardworking, and interested in learning a variety of skills. Experience as a Tower Technician is not necessary, but the will to learn is. Each Tower Technician will be trained with certifications in Tower Climbing Safety and Rescue, CPR/First Aid, OSHA 10-hour, Fundamentals of Rigging, and RF Safety. Performance evaluations will be conducted routinely to document each technician's progress and be used to determine performance raises.

Travel

Normal scheduling requires our crew members to meet at our shop in Prairie du Sac every Monday morning returning on Friday. There will be some local work, though weekly travel will usually be required. When you are required to stay overnight for a job you will receive $100 per diem for lodging and meals.

Pay

The starting wage is $16-24 per hour depending on knowledge and experience. Employees are evaluated multiple times a year on performance and training progress. Performance raises can be received many times a year and will be given as the employee progresses.

Benefits

Benefits are available after a 90 day probationary period of employment. We offer paid Personal Time Off up to 4 weeks, 9 paid holidays, $200/year boot/gear reimbursement, $100 Per Diem when overnight travel is required, corporate lodging discounts for affordable lodging. IRA retirement plan with Company Contribution. 50% Employer-paid Health(no deductable), dental, optical, and full employer-paid life insurance(additional compensation will be considered if "opting out" of insurance benefits). Working with a company that respects its employees!

Directions for applying

If you are interested in applying with Tower Technologies, LLC click here to complete an application online. Our online application requires Adobe Flash Player to be installed on your machine.

If you would like to download and print an application click here. After completely filling out the application please fax it to us at (608) 644-0131 or mail it to Tower Technologies, LLC: 801 13th Street, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.