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Telecom Line Worker

Job Title
Telecom Line Worker
Portland,  ME
Other Location

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Are you looking for a boost in your professional career? Do you love finding solutions to complex problems? If you're someone who is ambitious and an expert with electrical systems, then we want you to picture yourself at On Target as one of our Line Workers!

At On Target, we are a fast-growing company that provides a variety of utility services such as locating, metering, smart grid, telecommunications, and power line services throughout the Northeast. Relocation assistance is available.

This position is responsible for assisting in the construction and maintenance of telecommunication lines and related equipment on poles and underground.

The pay for this position is $25-28/hr. DOE.

Why You'll Love Working for Us (Our Benefits)

We believe that our employees are the reason for our success, so we offer an array of benefits that include:
•    100% Paid Training - You'll have ongoing training throughout your career with us.
•    Medical, dental, and life insurance
•    PTO and paid holidays
•    401(k) plan

    Essential Functions
Safely performs all types of line work including, but not limited to, installing and removing poles; climbing utility poles/structures; installing copper and fiber optic cable to utility poles; 
•    Safely works on and around energized lines and equipment in accordance with the company and customers’ construction, maintenance and safety standards.
•    Works with the public, customers and fellow employees in a courteous, professional and helpful manner.
•    Required to work overtime when requested.
•    Assumes the responsibility of emergency duty with a minimum of supervision and assists in the training and direction of fellow employees.
•    Reads, interprets and works from sketches and diagrams.
•    Prepares records and reports as required, which include but are not limited to time and material reports.
•    Must be able to work a flexible schedule in order to meet customer demands/schedule.
•    Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.

•    Must be able to use all types of common hand tools, line worker tools of the trade and line, vehicles and equipment.    
•    Is proficient in standard line work methods.   
•    Has thorough knowledge of the network.  
•    Must be a high school graduate or equivalent
•    Technical education highly desirable
•    Must have a valid Class A or B Commercial driver’s License.   
•    Must have the ability to obtain various state hoisting licenses as required.
•    Has thorough knowledge of the Company’s operating standards, policies, directives and safety instructions pertaining to the work assignments.  

•    Directs the work of and assists in the training of new employees.
•    Must be self-motivated.

    Physical Requirements
•    Must be able to climb utility poles and work out of an aerial lift device.
•    Must be able to lift 100 lbs. on an occasional basis and up to 50 lbs. on a frequent basis.
•    Must be able to stand, walk and work on uneven ground for the full workday.
•    Must be able to drive a line truck and/or equipment several hours everyday. 
•    Must have good eyesight and hearing capabilities.
•    Must work outside in all types of weather conditions.


Pay Range
$25.00   None to $0.00   None

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