Plow Technician

Spectrum

3.4

Columbia, MO

Why you should apply for a job to Spectrum:

  • 4.2/5 in supportive management

  • 62% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 61% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Through a partnership with Women in Cable Telecommunications, employees can access mentoring, networking and development programs.

  • Spectrum Women serves as an internal resource, helping empower women to achieve their goals for professional success.

  • In 2019, 15 Charter leaders were recognized as Cablefax’s Most Powerful Women.

  • #332056BR-15

    Position summary

    JOB SUMMARY
    Responsible for operating Vermeer heavy and light construction equipment, including backhoes, rock saws, excavators, cable plows, directional drills, trenchers, front-end loaders, air compressors, locating equipment, hydraulic reel trailers and other types of machinery supporting a major telecommunications infrastructure project. This position is required to travel 80% of the time to complete different projects as needed.

    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    Operates construction equipment and ability to drive truck.
    Operate construction equipment to facilitate alignment, movement and adjustment of machinery to conform to grade specifications.
    Perform proper maintenance by greasing, oiling and making minor repairs on equipment.
    Ensure safety of the public and other utilities underground facilities.
    Set up and cleanup of work site including traffic and pedestrian control.
    Other duties as necessary.

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Required Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
    Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
    Possess general knowledge of construction practices
    Knowledge of reading and understanding blue prints
    This position is required to travel 80% of the time to complete different projects as needed.

    Required Education
    High school diploma or General Education Diploma

    Required Related Work Experience and Number of Years
    2+ years in underground utility installation methods
    Practical working experience with underground construction for both conduit and fiber installation

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Preferred Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
    OSHA safety certifications
    Operator Qualifications
    Class A CDL
    Valid driver’s license

    Preferred Education
    Preferred Related Work Experience and Number of Years
    5+ years in conduit and fiber installation methods

    WORKING CONDITIONS
    Work outdoors in all kinds of weather and at all times of the day or night
    Work performed near power lines and electricity
    Work and travel in inclement weather
    May require extended hours including evenings and weekends

    PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS
    Physical Requirements
    Lift and carry up to 50lbs
    Requires bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, pushing, and pulling

    EOE
    Charter Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability EFR121 332056-15 332056BR

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    About the company

    Industry: Telecommunications

    Spectrum's Product and Services are powered and innovated by Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR), the leading broadband communications company and the second-largest cable operator in the United States. Our company provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Spectrum TV™ video entertainment programming, Spectrum Internet™ access, and Spectrum Voice™. ...

    Why you should apply for a job to Spectrum:

  • 4.2/5 in supportive management

  • 62% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 61% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Through a partnership with Women in Cable Telecommunications, employees can access mentoring, networking and development programs.

  • Spectrum Women serves as an internal resource, helping empower women to achieve their goals for professional success.

  • In 2019, 15 Charter leaders were recognized as Cablefax’s Most Powerful Women.

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