Tower Technician Resume Samples

A Tower Technician is accountable for maintaining and installing the tower or components of cellular networks. Typical work activities seen on successful Tower Technician Resume include the following – identifying the right or appropriate location to install the tower, estimating material and crew needed for the job, assisting the installation crew, installing and de-installing transmission lines, antennas and connectors; climbing and working on communication towers, recognizing potential hazards, following instructions strictly as specified, analyzing situation correctly and adopting appropriate course of action; and handling transportation of equipment.

To take up this challenging role, the following attributes are definite must-haves – a strong level of technical expertise, ability to work at heights, being available to work at odd hours, ability to read blueprints, knowledge of PIM or Anritsu training, and familiarity with mechanical equipment operations. Companies want those having telecommunications training or equivalent certifications.

Tower Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging career that will utilize the extensive training and experience in management and safety.

Skills : Supervisor, Communication, Analytical, Research Skills, Computer Literate, Flexible.

Description :

    1. Perform troubleshooting and diagnostics on tower lighting electrical systems.
    2. Install new lighting electrical systems on towers and mount controllers to the customer provided specs.
    3. Wire lighting systems on tower and lighting controllers per customer specifications.
    4. Constrain Rescue and Rigging certification OSHA 10 Certification OSHA 30 Certification Trench and install conduit for running strobe and marker cables.
    5. Cad weld grounds for controller and tower.
    6. Fill out and complete all necessary paperwork for installations and NOTAMS.
    7. Trench and wire up lighting systems to onsite generator's.
    8. Write and track submittals and RFI's pertaining to changes in blueprints.
    9. Build AP90 tracker system from blueprints excavated trenches for conduit and backfilled for tracker system QA QC Tracker system and trenches.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS


Tower Technician I Resume

Objective : Motivated, professional with 3 years of track record in the industry as a Tower Technician. Dependable and reliable with extreme loyalty and pride for the company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Powerpoint, Word.

Description :

    1. Plans network installation by studying customer orders, plans, manuals, and technical specifications.
    2. Ordering and gathering equipment, supplies, materials, and tools, assessing installation site.
    3. Establishes voice and data networks by running, pulling, terminating, and splicing cables.
    4. Installing telecommunications equipment, routers, switches, multiplexors, cable trays, and alarm and fire-suppression systems.
    5. Verifies service by testing circuits, equipment, and alarms, identifying, correcting, or escalating problems.
    6. Documents network by labeling and routing equipment and cables, recording configuration diagrams and specifications.
    7. Maintains network by troubleshooting and repairing outages, testing network back-up procedures, & updating documentation.
    8. Maintains customer rapport by listening to and resolving concerns, & answering questions.
    9. Maintains safe work environment by following codes, standards, and legal regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Tower Technician II Resume

Headline : Tower Technician with working knowledge of analog and digital circuitry which tests and troubleshoots component level electronics with the aid of Automated Test Equipment (ATE) software as well as knowledge of cellular communications and Radio Frequency (RF) background with basic computer networking skills.

Skills : Installation, Maintenance, Electronics SMT, Soldering, Production, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, LEAN Manufacturing, Cable Fabrication, Repair, HVAC, Carpentry.

Description :

    1. Climbed and worked on communications towers for the purpose of installing, replacing, and repairing antenna systems equipment.
    2. Assisted in cabling and connecting operations running coax to the top of the tower.
    3. Tested operation of tower transmission components, using sweep testing tools and software.
    4. Installed all necessary transmission equipment components, including antennas or antenna mounts, surge arrestors, transmission lines, connectors, or mounted amplifiers.
    5. Inspected completed work to ensure all hardware is tight, antennas are level, hangers are properly fastened, or adequate weather proofing has been installed.
    6. Installed or repaired tower lighting components, including strobes, beacons, and lighting controllers.
    7. Maintained a safe work environment by following the ISO standards in equipment and following safety rules laid down by OSHA.
    8. Measured and marked cutting lines on materials using a pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA

Tower Technician III Resume

Objective : Training in maintenance work and new construction on overhead and underground distribution and transmission lines. Adaptable and can apply to learn to the company-sponsored Lineman Apprentice Training Program successfully.

Skills : CDL License, PIM Certified, OSHA 10 And CPR Certified. Rigging.

Description :

    1. Climb communication towers to install, replace, or repair antennas or auxiliary equipment used to transmit and receive radio waves.
    2. Inspect completed work to ensure all hardware is tight, antennas are level, hangers are properly fastened, or adequate weather proofing has been installed.
    3. Install all necessary transmission equipment components, including antennas or antenna mounts, surge arrestors, transmission lines, connectors, or tower-mounted amplifiers.
    4. Install or repair tower lighting components, including strobes, beacons, or lighting controllers.
    5. Install, connect, or test underground or aboveground grounding systems.
    6. Lift equipment into position, using cranes and rigging tools or equipment such as gin poles.
    7. Perform maintenance or repair work on existing tower equipment, using hand or power tools.
    8. Read work orders, blueprints, plans, datasheets or site drawings to determine work to be done.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Executive Tower Technician Resume

Objective : Tower Technician on the emergency response team. Have several years of experience in machining and maintenance which led up to a supervisor position overseeing 40 plus employees. Spent a few years in the tower industry building cell towers and more.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word.

Description :

    1. Assemble or erect communications towers, using construction or rigging equipment.
    2. Bolt equipment into place, using hand or power tools.
    3. Check antenna positioning to ensure specified azimuths or mechanical tilts and adjust as necessary.
    4. Climb communication towers to install, replace, or repair antennas or auxiliary equipment used to transmit and receive radio waves.
    5. Climb towers to access components, using safety equipment, such as full-body harnesses.
    6. Inspect completed work to ensure all hardware is tight, antennas are level, hangers are properly fastened, or adequate weather proofing has been installed.
    7. Install all necessary transmission equipment components, including antennas or antenna mounts, surge arrestors, transmission lines, connectors, or tower-mounted amplifiers.
    8. Install or repair tower lighting components, including strobes, beacons, or lighting controllers.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Tower Technician Resume

Objective : An extremely organized person who is focused on producing results. Consistently develop ways to efficiently achieve, and often exceed, those goals.

Skills : Telecommunications, Management, Excel, Word, Outlook, Typing 100 WPM.

Description :

    1. Assemble or erect communications towers using construction and rigging equipment.
    2. Bolt equipment into place using hand and power tools.
    3. Check antenna positioning to ensure specified azimuths or mechanical tilts and adjust as necessary.
    4. Climb communication towers to install, replace, or repair antennas or auxiliary equipment used to transmit and receive radio waves.
    5. Inspect completed work to ensure all hardware is tight, antennas are level, hangers are properly fastened, or adequate weather proofing has been installed.
    6. Install all necessary transmission equipment components, including antennas and antenna mounts, surge arrestors, transmission lines, connectors, and tower-mounted amplifiers.
    7. Install or repair tower lighting components, including strobes, beacons, or lighting controllers.
    8. Lift equipment into position using cranes and rigging tools or equipment such as gin poles.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Sr. Tower Technician Resume

Headline : Seeking to become proficient with the carrier, and motivate the team, and to create a warm active atmosphere for the clientele.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Construction, Rigging, Production.

Description :

    1. Clean, lubricate, and maintain mechanisms such as cables, pulleys, or grappling devices, making repairs as necessary.
    2. Assemble or erect communications towers, using construction or rigging equipment.
    3. Climb communication towers to install, replace, or repair antennas or auxiliary equipment used to transmit and receive radio waves.
    4. Inspect completed work to ensure all hardware is tight, antennas are level, proper support is in place, or adequate weather proofing has been installed.
    5. Install, connect, or test underground or aboveground grounding systems.
    6. Read work orders, blueprints, plans, datasheets or site drawings to determine work to be done.
    7. Perform maintenance or repair work on existing tower equipment, using hand or power tools.
    8. Run appropriate power, ground, or coaxial cables.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Tower Technician-Intern Resume

Objective : Looking to put combined training and honed customer service skills to good use in a field where one can have opportunities for professional growth, and have a good sense of job satisfaction.

Skills : Installation, Maintenance, Electronics SMT, Soldering, Production, Manufacturing.

Description :

    1. Climbed and rigged cell towers to perform maintenance on the tower and tower-mounted equipment and transmission lines.
    2. Used PIM testing gear to test for passive intermodulation in order to determine faulty equipment.
    3. Repaired and replaced mounted equipment such as antennas, radios, tower-mounted amplifiers, and diplexers.
    4. Coax jumpers were routed and secured to the tower boom according to standards.
    5. Once secure, coax jumpers were weatherproofed and color-coded according to specs.
    6. Also responsible for ensuring proper grounding.
    7. Performed routine maintenance on towers, including replacing missing bolts and other hardware, removing rust, and weatherproofing.
    8. Competent with a variety of hand tools, such as wrenches, and power tools, such as drills.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Fresher
Education
Education
IT

Assistant Tower Technician Resume

Summary : Tower Technician offering 9 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. Specializing in Civil and Tower construction and maintenance encompassing tower erection, tiger team testing and troubleshooting, all types of antenna and line installations, critical emergency response, and communications infrastructure reconstruction. Instrumental in first response during hurricanes and natural disasters, coordinating with Carrier Response Teams and assisting in crew deployment decisions for reconstruction.

Skills : MS Office, Soldering, Production, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, LEAN Manufacturing.

Description :

    1. Removal of the other existing radio components like waveguide, connectors, brackets, and screws.
    2. Removal and Installation of SAF ODU and FODU for repeater sites on top of the tower including removal and installation of new brackets, as well as IDU in the cabinet.
    3. Installation of pre-configured 3G modem and Omni antenna.
    4. Removal, commissioning and integration of repeater and Remote Management device and switch the device from the cabinet.
    5. Measuring, Fabricating, installing, weatherproofing, and replacing damaged equipment and connectors.
    6. Check Struts and bolts for integrity Correct labeling, proper routing of the cables where needed.
    7. Site cleanup, change of lock pads on cabinet and documentation of all work completed.
    8. Conduct End to End testing as per the test plan provided by SAF/Customer.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Principal Tower Technician Resume

Objective : Creative resourceful and flexible, able to adapt to changing priorities and maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethics. Highly organized and efficient in fast-paced multitasking environment.

Skills : Climbing, Rigging, Troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Perform maintenance or repair work on existing tower equipment, using hand or power tools.
    2. Read work orders, blueprints, plans, datasheets or site drawings to determine work to be done.
    3. Inspect completed work to ensure all hardware tight, antennas are level, hangers are properly fastened.
    4. Proper support is in place, or adequate weather proofing has been installed.
    5. Lift equipment into position, using cranes and rigging tools or equipment, such as gin poles.
    6. Run appropriate power, ground, or coaxial cables, and transport equipment to work sites, using utility trucks and equipment trailers.
    7. Locate tower sites where work is to be performed, using mapping software.
    8. Proficiency to the operated heavy machine, such as excavator, backhoe, boom trucks, and telescopic forklift.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Tower Technician-Part Time Resume

Objective : Seeking to secure a fulltime position within an established organization which will allow to utilize and expand the knowledge and skills.

Skills : MS Office, IOS, Soldering, Production, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, LEAN Manufacturing.

Description :

    1. Measured the distance from landmarks to identify exact installation site.
    2. Climbed ladders, poles, and towers in order to install, service or demolition radio frequency equipment.
    3. Constructed roof mounts and reinforcements.
    4. Mixed and finished concrete to enable Equipment installation.
    5. Assembled and installed communication equipment such as data communication lines and components, computer systems, and antennas using hand and power tools.
    6. Performed necessary adjustments to equipment in accordance with a customer request or to enhance the performance of equipment.
    7. Performed routine maintenance on equipment which included adjustment, repair, and painting.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
AOS

Tower Technician-Supervisor Resume

Summary : Metal Worker with experience operating hand and power tools and shearing machinery. Skilled cell tower technician equipped with expert problem solving and critical thinking skills. Adaptable multi-tasker who solves complex problems with ease.

Skills : Organizational, Prioritizing Tasks, Team and Project Knowledge, Problem Solving, Communication.

Description :

    1. Constructed and tested electronic circuits and installed point-to-point wire harnesses and connectors.
    2. Quickly replaced faulty parts and unit wiring and retested systems.
    3. Assessed operations and made recommendations to improve safety, increase productivity, enhance performance and reduce costs.
    4. Diagnosed equipment malfunctions and completed repairs to restore equipment and maintain uptime.
    5. Repaired electrical equipment using hand and power tools and testing and diagnostic equipment.
    6. Installed fiber optic cables and antenna positioning systems.
    7. Maintained an inventory of parts for immediate and emergency repairs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS

Tower Technician Resume

Objective : Tower Technician with outstanding problem-solving skills focused on driving continuous improvement through innovative ideas and methods. Hands-on, Motivated, Multi- task-oriented, Organized, Performance driven, Personable, Positive worker.

Skills : HYTORC Torque and Tension Certification Qualified Electrical Engineer.

Description :

    1. Installed, maintained, repaired, and removed antennas.
    2. Disassembled antennas, located malfunctions, repaired and replaced defective equipment.
    3. Used testing equipment to check antenna operation.
    4. Read and interpreted schematics, diagrams, technical manuals and specification to ensure to equipment and wiring were properly installed.
    5. Worked with other technicians and installer in performing equipment installation, maintenance, and repairs.
    6. Properly inventoried, controlled and secured tools and equipment.
    7. Troubleshooting problems between tower sites and adjusted antenna alignments as necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS