Entry Level Tower Hand

Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Date Posted: 04-13-2018

Augusta Tower Technologies, Inc. is seeking Tower Hands for immediate employment Michigan/Indiana market.  The ideal candidate will be a Midwest resident able to work on the road.  Overnight travel and overtime is required.  Benefits and wages are competitive. 

Our Tower Hands must be able to lift 75 pounds on a regular basis and obviously not be afraid of heights. This labor intensive position requires the ability to maintain a safe working environment while withstanding extreme weather elements such as rain, snow and heat.  Augusta Tower will train on-the-job and provide safety certifications through its in-house training program. 

6 qualities of a Successful Top Hand:
  • Climbing certified
  • Good attitude
  • Desire to work in a team environment
  • Ability to arrive at work on time and prepared for the day
  • Ability to receive and implement direct feedback
  • Enthusiasm for working 40+ hours a week.
  • Climb Wireless Towers up to 300’
  • Performing and recording physical measurements
  • Installation of antenna, lines, and RRH
  • Accurately recording data and submitting via electronic report
  • Assist with technical testing (PIM, Sweep and Fiber)
  • Substance Abuse Free
  • Pass Background Check
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to work in team environment and lead by example
  • Ability to lift and support body weight
  • Arrive on time, prepared and ready to work with a good attitude…every day
  • Overnight travel and overtime
  • A current and valid Chauffeur’s License is preferred but not required
REQUIRED SAFETY CERTIFICATIONS – Will be provided by the company if you do not have them
  • ComTrain climbing certification or equivalent
  • OSHA 10
  • CPR/1st Aid
  • Radio Frequency Awareness
  • Very Competitive Wage – based on experience, valid driver’s license, and attitude. 
  • Weekly Per Diem included in direct deposit
  • Company-paid lodging for crew
  • After 90 days, eligible for Medical, Dental, Vision & 401k profit-sharing plan
  • Quarterly Bonus Structure after 12 months with the company
  • Provide CURRENT copies of your certifications and driver’s license if you have any
  • Write a short note telling us what you can do for us
  • Send your current resume in .DOC or .PDF format to: employment@augusta-tower.com
The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer!
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