Telecom Line Technician / Lineman (Kentucky)

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Full-time Employee

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Kentucky

VC International Communications is a leading telecommunications solutions provider for a wide range

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Job Description

VC International Communications is a leading telecommunications solutions provider for a wide range of businesses and organizations. We are currently seeking experienced and motivated Lineman/Line Technicians to join our telecommunication construction operations in Kentucky for permanent, full-time positions. An experienced Lineman/Line Technician is involved in all facets of outside plant construction including Fibre Optics, Copper and RF Coax.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Operate vehicle-mounted aerial device equipment
Operate cable lashing machines and other lineman equipment
Load and unload equipment and cable trailers
Outside Plant (OSP) line construction with coax, copper and fibre cables
Perform testing and troubleshooting if required
Adhere to all company safety policies and procedures
Ability to climb poles with climbing gear (gaffs and belt) is a must or ability to learn.

Knowledge and Skills:
Strong manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and attention to detail
Ability to work in all weather conditions, confined spaces, isolation
Ability to work construction in a physically demanding atmosphere including, but is not limited to: carry, raise and climb a ladder, carry, lift and handle heavy equipment (manhole covers, cable reels)
Self-disciplined, motivated, organized, and a team player
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and repetitive tasks

Experience Required:
Line Technician / Lineman related experience in a telecommunications environment
Technical training or lineman training/certification considered an ASSET but not required.
Preference given to candidates with telecommunication (telecom) experience in outside plant construction (OSP) and FTTx projects

Additional Requirements:
Valid driver’s license
Willingness to work overtime, weekends, or on emergency call outs as required
Ability to travel throughout the State as required
The successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal record check and drug test
Must be able to carry 75-80 lbs (this includes an extension ladder)
Must be able to bend, stand, sit, crawl, climb and lift throughout work shift
Must be authorized to work in the United States

Compensation and Benefits:
Competitive compensation depending on previous experience
Medical, Dental, Vision, AD&D, and LTD Benefits (Nation wide Coverage)
401K Matching Program - Company Matching at 3.5%
Work perks Corporate Discounts Program
Paid Statutory Holidays
Paid Vacation
Paid Personal Protective Equipment Costs

Contact Information

Application will be accepted online at our employment website: https://www.vistacaretech.com/telecom-line-technician-lineman-kentucky

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By email at: Email
Listed: 10/1/2018
Expires: 12/30/2018