Telephone lineman

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Contract Employee


Illinois, Indiana , Wisconsin


Starting Date


Pay Rate & Details

Rate to be determined and paid for with experience. Health benefits, vacation, life ins all available after 90 days.


Must have Fiber Optic Cable experience,all line tools and Personnel Safety Equipment. LINE PERSONS MUST BE ABLE TO CLIMB and have hooks and belt,NO EXCEPTIONS. My truck or yours. If yours must have all required Insurances,tools and DOT required items, My trucks you must have a VALID & INSURABLE operators license. Bring your help with you,ok.

Other Requirements

Summary: The individual in this position will work with the other technicians to accomplish outside plant duties and activities. The main focus of the job is to assist the area manager / supervisor by providing field support. The outside plant technician should expect to spend the majority of their time in the field but should also expect to complete administrative tasks as required by the manager. Although the work schedule does vary, the outside plant technician may be req

Job Description

Telecommunication Aerial Lineperson

Telecommunications Company seeks a full time TELCO Aerial Lineperson to work in the MID WEST area. We offer competitive pay, great benefits, paid time off, health benefits, & opportunities for advancement. Only local candidates will be considered. Prior experience, a valid driver’s license, a high school diploma or equivalent required and be authorized to work in the U.S. EOE.

Duties Include:

Maintain proper inventory on vehicle based on work assignment
Throw 1-2 lb. weighted rope over elevated cable lines, and tree branches
Pull lashing equipment down cable lines to secure wires
Use pounding equipment to install grounding rods and anchors into ground
Assist in pulling out cable lines and other equipment used in installing cable TV wires
Install equipment and dress pole to customer specifications, using assorted small hand and power tools
Operate chain hoist to add tension to cable and guy wires
Read blueprints to interpret daily work assignment
Operate vehicle and bucket lift safely, following all safety and traffic regulations
Direct traffic flow in accordance with local D.O.T. guidelines
Prepare paperwork to track daily production, and accurately record completed work on job site blueprints
Other responsibilities as directed by Supervision


Ability and willingness to follow direction from Supervision
Willingness to work both individually and in a team environment
Ability to communicate professionally with co-workers, homeowners, and customers
Ability to climb utility poles, approx. 20’ in height
Ability to lift and/or pull 100 pounds several times each day
Ability to work in an outdoor environment during all times of the year
Willingness to travel
Valid Driver’s License

Contact Information

Cancelled/Expired Listing
Listed: 11/11/2013
Expires: 2/9/2014