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Aerial Telecommunication Linemen, Foremen, Crews

Full-time Employee






West Virginia


IBEW Union Scale for Telecommunication

Job Description

Job Duties/Responsibilities (Foreman)
• Review project plans, specifications installation instructions to ensure the project is built according to the approved design specifications
• Organizing the schedule for the job making sure the job stays on budget and on time
• Direct the activities of the crew, operator installer on the jobsite
• Conduct site safety assessments and identify all safety hazards on job site, participate in weekly safety meetings, properly fill out necessary documentation, record time for your crew, etc.
• Communicate with the Area Manager and /or VP of Telephone Division
• Ensure field maintenance on equipment is performed routinely
Qualifications/Experience (Foreman)
• Extensive aerial telephone experience required
• Ability to read engineering plans
• Underground inner-duct and cable placement experience a plus
• Must be proficient with paperwork and possess good communication skills
• Class A CDL preferred
• Ability to motivate crews through teamwork and solid communication skills
• Be able to climb poles and work from aerial buckets
• Must be able to work within time controls and troubleshoot issues
• Ability to travel for projects
• Experience operating heavy equipment
• Ability to properly lift up to 50 pounds.
Job Duties/Responsibilities (Lineman)
• Connects, rearranges, repairs, and maintains outside cable to supply and maintain good service
• Place aerial/buried telephone cable (copper and fiber)
• Work efficiently from a bucket truck
• Connects wires and cables to terminals and attaches/detaches various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, buildings, or poles
• Performs aerial tasks such as new cable installs, pole transfers, strand building, cable hanging, lashing, etc.
• Perform construction work such as digging holes, placing cable, air pipe and inner duct in various types of conduit systems and open excavations
• Climb utility poles and/or use aerial lift truck to place cables on poles per system design
• Ensures all installation work is done according to quality standards, always complying with proper safety standards/procedures and work practices according to OSHA
• Restore area to project requirements
• Understand field prints to determine what work is to be performed as well as point out potential issues before and during work
• Report project progress to the Foreman and relate the needs for the days to come avoiding delays of work due to lack of materials and equipment
• Work in, on and around customer’s property while following company policies and maintaining the highest level of professionalism towards any customer and their property
• Directly responsible for all vehicles and equipment in their control

Qualifications/Experience (Lineman)
• Be able to climb poles and work from aerial buckets
• Experience in telephone outside plant construction or related experience, which includes experience in the placement of telecommunications cable (copper and fiber)
• Valid Class A CDL preferred
• Ability to read and interpret construction prints, plans, and specifications
• Ability to travel for projects
• Experience operating heavy equipment
• Ability to properly lift up to 50 pounds


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