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Coordinator-Construction
Ref No.: 18-18852
Location: RICHMOND, Virginia
Telecom Coordinator
Richmond, VA
12 Month Contract
W2 ONLY


**This position will mainly travel in the Virginia and North Carolina areas. Overnight travel for multiple consecutive nights will be part of the job and all traveling expenses, including use of their personal or rented vehicle, will be reimbursed via expense reports submitted to the vendor. A company vehicle will not be provided. A 4x4 is required to reach some of the mountain top sites due to clearance and traction issues. This person is not expected to climb towers, but they must have detailed knowledge of tower climbing and rigging practices.

Qualifications:
Candidate must have:
1) detailed knowledge of all aspects of microwave tower site installation and safety practices, including tower/monopole assembly and erection, foundation assembly and installation, grounding installation, antenna and feedline assembly, installation and alignment, backup generator and fuel tank installation, and tower lighting installation
2) detailed knowledge of environmental protection practices associated with the items listed above
3) strong communication skills
4) strong computer skills including working knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office Products Excel, Word, and Outlook.

Candidate must have 10+ years of MW tower site build-out experience.

Responsibilities:
This is an experienced level field coordinator contractor position providing oversight of contractors at the Telecommunications facilities.
Tasks will include:
1) confirming availability of the material required to complete a job
2) coordinate getting the material and the contractors to the job site
3) perform pre-job safety meetings and ensuring all work is completed in a safe manner adhering to the client's safety guidelines
4) ensuring all environmental safeguards (ex. Silt fencing) are in place and operating properly
5) ensuring all antennas and associated waveguide/coax/hardware are assembled and mounted correctly
6) ensuring tower and building foundations are assembled according to specifications
7) ensuring grounding systems are installed according to specifications
8) coordinate the installation of commercial power
9) ensure new microwave towers and associated hardware are assembled and erected properly, according to specifications
10) coordinate concrete testing and reporting
11) coordinate repair of antennas or tower lighting as needed. Work will be completed with the oversight of the group lead or other assigned group members.