Job Duties and Responsibilities The Master Cellular Tower Technician will be responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of Dish’s Narrowband – Internet of Things (NB-IoT) network within a geographical region. Tower technicians will be a part of a work crew that will travel to cellular tower sites and perform work at both ground locations (working with electric components) and tower top locations (climbing up to 500 feet).
Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories:
Install, maintain, and repair equipment within the Dish NB-IoT network within a given region Perform equipment upgrades as applicable Complete work on towers at heights of up to 500 feet high Ensure safety practices are constantly adhered to Interface with Network operations and Construction operation teams Interface with original equipment manufacturers (OEM) contacts Up to 100% travel may be required; per diem will be provided for meals $22.50 – $29.25 / hour Skills – Experience and Requirements Successful Master Cellular Tower Technicians have the following:
3-5 years of experience working on communication towers up to 500 feet high Ability to work at heights for prolonged lengths of time Strong safety focus while performing work at heights or on the ground Ability to respond in an “on-call” capacity to respond to network outages Commitment to excellence and high standards Ability to work as a member of a team Ability to lift 80 lbs. regularly and up to 125 lbs. as needed Ability to pass a pre-employment screen (Drug, Background, Driving) Current industry certifications (and willingness to recertify and maintain) including OSHA 10, RF Safety Certificate, CPR/First Aid, Advanced Rescue, and OSHA Competent Climber Meets the maximum weight requirements of 250 lbs. and maximum 60-inch waist size in order to safely use Personal Protective Equipment such as the required harness.