Telecom Line Technician / Lineman (Dallas, TX)

Telecom Line Technician / Lineman (Dallas, TX)

Dallas, TX

VC International Communications is a leading telecommunications solutions provider for a wide range of businesses and organizations. We are currently seeking experienced and motivated Lineman/Line Technician to join our telecommunication construction operations in Dallas, Texas for permanent, full-time positions. An experienced Lineman/Line Technician is involved in all facets of outside plant construction including Fibre Optics, Copper and RF Coax.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Operate vehicle-mounted aerial device equipment
  • Operate cable lashing machines and other lineman equipment
  • Load and unload equipment and cable trailers
  • Outside Plant (OSP) line construction with coax, copper and fibre cables
  • Perform testing and troubleshooting if required
  • Adhere to all company safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to climb poles with climbing gear (gaffs and belt) is a must or ability to learn.
Knowledge and Skills: 
  • Strong manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions, confined spaces, isolation
  • Ability to work construction in a physically demanding atmosphere including, but is not limited to: carry, raise and climb a ladder, carry, lift and handle heavy equipment (manhole covers, cable reels)
  • Self-disciplined, motivated, organized, and a team player
Experience Required: 
  • Telecommunications Field Services/ Line Technician related experience in a telecommunications environment
  • Technical training or lineman training/certification considered an ASSET but not required.
  • Preference given to candidates with telecommunication (telecom) experience in outside plant construction (OSP) and FTTx projects
Additional Requirements: 
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Willingness to work overtime, weekends, or on emergency call outs as required
  • Ability to travel throughout the State as required
  • The successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal record check
Compensation and Benefits: 
  • Competitive compensation depending on previous experience