Tower Technician 3 - Tophand - (AER0004NE)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Pennsylvania-King of Prussia-20346-TURF
  • May 08, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description



Jacobs Telecommunication has been at the forefront of creating a new generation of wireless communication infrastructure for over 40 years. We specialize in network development – complete telecom life cycle solutions, which has ranked us as the #1 Design Firm 2018 in Engineering News-Record. While the wireless world is ever changing, the demand for innovative technology and long-term support services remains constant. These services include site acquisition, design and construction, to full operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.

  • Must maintain and enforce the Jacobs Beyond Zero safety program, ensure daily job site safety plans are reviewed and followed, and stop work when unsafe work practices or conditions exist
  • Assist Crew Foreman to ensure quality service to clients
  • Recognize and perform duties within OSHA safety guidelines as well as all applicable safety laws and policies
  • Work effectively both individually and with other crew members
  • Handle transportation of equipment
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned
  • Travel up to 100%




  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience as a tower climber required
  • Successful completion and passing score of all mandatory company certifications are required
  • Current ComTrain or equivalent certification in Tower Climbing Safety and Rescue required
  • Ability to climb, at least, a 250' telecommunications tower required
  • Ability to crouch, kneel, twist, reach, grasp and climb with both hands and legs required
  • Availability to work overtime to include Saturdays, Sundays and evening hours required
  • Technical knowledge of wireless telecommunications products required
  • Anritsu, PIM and CPR/First Aid certifications preferred
  • Excel, Word and Outlook Microsoft experience preferred


Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting up to 65 pounds.  Hand manipulation is required for grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, as well as below the shoulder for same. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and work at heights.


#telecomjobs Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace. 

Primary Location

: United States-Pennsylvania-King of Prussia-20346-TURF

Job Posting

: Apr 28, 2020, 9:39:25 AM


: Construction



Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations



 King of Prussia 19406