Musco Lighting MCG Telecommunications Construction Technician in Grinnell, Iowa
Mahaska Communications Group (MCG) is currently seeking Telecommunications Construction Technicians. The individuals selected for these positions will play a key role in helping bring our services to Grinnell and beyond by operating various pieces of excavation and fiber installation equipment.
Competitive salary & annual profit sharing
Matching 401K plan
Generous vacation and personal time packages
Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurance.
Fully paid continuing education program.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Promoting safety consciousness and adherence to OSHA, Utility, Federal, State, and Local safety requirements during placement of the underground network.
Prepare job site and excavation equipment so that the underground network can be installed safely and efficiently.
Flag proposed routes and call-in locates.
Create the best boring path based on utility locates and pothole all necessary utilities to ensure boring can be performed safely and efficiently.
Dig in, backfill, and perform cleanup for all structures based on design documentation.
Perform fiber installation for the underground network.
Providing accurate as-built information to be entered into the GIS system.
Required to perform QC & QA on all work performed and equipment.
Participate in repairs in the event of an emergency
Other misc. duties as assigned.
Education & Experience Requirements:
High school degree or GED
Valid Iowa CDL Drivers License – driving to and from worksite required.
Experience with using hand tools and construction equipment preferred.
One year of relevant experience preferred.
Ability to operate and maintain heavy equipment related to but not limited to directional drill, vacuum excavators, mini excavators, skid loaders, trenchers, cable plows, bucket trucks, aerial lifts, etc.
Ability to do some maintenance of excavation and fiber equipment.
Strong oral, written, and organizational skills.
Must be able to follow and understand established standards.
Self-motivated – need to work well unsupervised.