Civil Apprentice in Philadelphia, PA at SBA

Date Posted: 11/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you ready to join an inclusive work environment, contribute to our dynamic teams and "Seek and Achieve Excellence" in all you do? We are SBA Communications, (SBA) a leading independent owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure across North, Central and South America. Our mission is to be our customers' first-choice provider of wireless infrastructure solutions.As a member of our team, you will be inspired by our Guiding Principles; Integrity, Work Ethic, Ownership Mindset, Quality, Customer Service, Innovation and Collegiality. If you are challenged by the opportunity to stretch and grow yourself and your career, then SBA Communications can help you “Reach New Heights”.Join our Commitment to "Building Better Wireless" and apply or text keyword Civilsba to 313131

Summary:

Perform duties related to general civil construction on a daily basis ensuring quality work for expedited commercial deployment of services as directed by Construction Supervisor and/or Foreman. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Install, connect and test underground and above ground grounding systems.
  • Moderate flat-work concrete forming, pouring and finishing.
  • Carpentry and miscellaneous trade skills.
  • Landscaping, grading, and fence construction as necessary.
  • Work with Construction Supervisors and Foreman to analyze job requirements such as labor and materials.
  • Complete work in a timely and efficient manner as delegated by Construction Supervisors and Foreman.
  • Work with Construction Supervisors and Foreman to maintain a safe job site.
  • Assist fellow employees in completing tasks on a teamwork basis.
  • Must be able to work overtime to include Saturdays, Sundays and evening hours.
  • Other project and duties as assigned.
 Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • None
 Qualifications:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience:
  • High school diploma /GED required or 0-2 years construction experience required, preferably telecommunications.
  • Commercial/residential electrical experience preferred.
 Language Skills:
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
 Mathematical Skills:
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
 Reasoning Ability:
  • Ability to carry out instruction furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
  Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
  • Valid Driver’s License - strongly preferred/may be required depending upon the location in which the position is required to work.
 Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Ability to hear, understand and respond appropriately to verbal requests made in person and over the telephone.
  • Visual ability correctable to 20/20.
  • Ability to operate a motor vehicle.
  • Standing ninety percent of the day.
  • Ability to stoop and bend.
  • Ability to reach and stretch.
  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Ability to walk, stand, bend and climb.
  • Ability to work on job site in remote location for extended periods of time.
 Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Tasks are regularly performed with exposure to outdoor weather conditions.
  • Risk of electrical shock and radiation.
  • Work near mechanical parts.
  • May work in high, precarious places.
  • Occasional loud noise levels equivalent to earth moving equipment and jackhammers.