Valhalla Industries, Inc. Underground Telecom Lineman Coeur D Alene, ID · Full time

Underground Telecom Lineman

Description

Underground Telecom Lineman


Position Summary

The position of an Underground Telecom Lineman is to provide manual labor and support overall services for our aerial/underground network construction and network maintenance work.


Desired Qualifications

·        Ability to safely work aloft using climbing hooks, ladders, and bucket lifts

·        Possess a valid driver’s license or be eligible and willing to obtain the required license for the position

·        Basic knowledge of and ability to operate various types of utility trucks and equipment in a safe manner

·        Basic knowledge of and ability of hand tools and equipment in a safe manner

·        Ability to communicate effectively with employees

·        Willing and able to work in all weather conditions

·        Ability to climb telephone poles and work in a bucket truck and work aloft and climb poles up to 40 feet

·        Able to lift/carry 50 lbs. regularly and up to 100 lbs. as needed with or without assistance

·        The employee will need to have the ability to stand for long periods of time (up to 12 hours at a time), tolerate work in extreme weather conditions, speak and hear worksite safety instructions, withstand prolonged and repeated: lifting, standing, climbing, kneeling, reaching and feeling, crouching, and crawling


Responsibilities for Lineman

·        Services may include placing poles, anchors and guys, aerial strand and cable, direct buried pipe, trenching cable, conventional and directional boring, placing underground conduit systems

·        All phases of telecommunication construction include but are not limited to: Loading, driving, delivery, digging, removal and placement of various types, sizes and weight of construction materials and equipment

·        Install and repair aerial telecommunications cable

·        Safely use hand tools and equipment such as wrenches, drills, ladders, lanyards, saws, lashers, climbing hooks, and more

·        Safely operate mechanized equipment such as bucket trucks

·        Setting up safety perimeter using signage, cones, safety barriers

·        This is a full-time hourly position, expected to work at least 40 hours per week

·        This position operates in an outdoor environment and is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions including extreme cold, rain, sleet, snow, humidity, high temperatures, and high wind

·        Substantial travel is required.


Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds

Verifiable business references are required

 

Benefits:

·        Medical insurance, including dental and vision

·        Paid vacation and holidays

·        Opportunity for growth and advancement


Valhalla Industries Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. Women, Minorities, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.


Please submit a resume to [email protected] for consideration. Only those qualified applicants with a provided resume will be contacted.

Salary

$24 - $28 per hour