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Tower Technician II
Des Moines, IA
High School or equivalent
1 year
To be employed at Mercury Communications Contractors, LLC you must support the company’s mission, vision and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence and competence, teamwork, innovation, respect, personalization and accountability. You will be expected to accomplish project objectives by planning, executing and evaluating project activities.
Position Title: Tower Technician II
Classification: Non-Exempt
Reports to: Johnie Timmons
Our Mission: We are a customer-centric partner providing innovative solutions. The
safety, well-being and career growth of our team members are the benchmarks of our
Safety, Accountability, Customer Centric, Return on Investment, Integrity, Family, Innovative,
Community Involvement, Empowerment

Success Factors:
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Tower Technician I training must be completed or tested out of prior to being promoted to this position. Below are the tasks/items a Tower Technician II will be exposed to daily and will be the prerequisites for progression to a Tower Technician III position.
  • OSHA 10
  • Ability to climb up to 500+ft
  • Layout and install an Ice Bridge
  • Build a tower platform on the tower
  • Build a tower platform on the ground
  • Properly install tower booms on any type of tower
  • Wire a Raycap properly
  • Properly route and secure jumpers and Hybrid jumpers
  • Fabricate steel in the field and on the tower
  • Install and secure SO cord as required
  • Knowledge and ability to troubleshoot fiber, power and RF issues
  • Install a Microwave dish that is 4 foot in diameter or bigger
  • Install Flash Technology lighting controller
  • Safely and properly use Cad Welds
  • Path a Microwave Dish
  • Exposure to ground rigging
  • Exposure to Cathead
  • How to operate PIM tester and a Fiber Tester
  • Ability to understand Construction Drawing, Structural Analysis, RFDS, Plumbing Diagrams and understanding Configurations
  • Properly take Pre-Construction and Closeout photos
  • Rig a tower in a rigging scenario
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Able to pass Mercury Tower Technician II written certification test
Work Environment:
  • Must be able to work in a variety of physical positions, including climbing, sitting, standing, walking, hands over head and reach out.
  • May be exposed to uncomfortable or distracting sounds or noise levels on sites of projects being managed or coordinated
  • May be exposed to common allergens on a regular basis including, but not limited to; grass, trees, hay, straw, etc.
Experience and Education:
  • Minimum 1-2 years experience in the position/career field associated with a Tower Technician II.

All candidates agree to complete a selection assessment and pre-employment drug screen.
ADB Companies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and was recently ranked as one of the St. Louis’ Top Places to work by the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
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