Groundman

Miami, Florida /
Concurrent Power – Concurrent Power /
Full Time
/ On-site
At QualTek, growth and evolution have been at the forefront of our culture since the Company’s inception in 2012.  Our work environment reflects this, as our team has a fast-paced, “get stuff done” mindset, that is balanced by our collaborative and casual atmosphere. If you are seeking a new opportunity, with a clear career path, come join a team that is committed to, “Quality first, people and safety always”.

This position is responsible for tasks associated with the construction and upgrade of power and telecommunication lines. 
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
·       Assist with pole framing and the placement of stands
·       Load, transport, and unload tools, materials, and equipment in a safe manner
·       Identify marked and/or unmarked utilities in the construction area
·       Perform pre and post operation inspection of the equipment; ensure routine equipment maintenance is performed per service requirements and safety guidelines 
·       Hand dig utilizing shovel and/or other mechanical tools as required
·       Dig around all live utilities, both underground and overhead
·       Organize materials and basic hand tools necessary to complete excavation requirements
·       Clean and prepare sites
·       Restore and/or landscape disturbed areas of the job site
·       Assist with the direction of traffic flow in accordance with local D.O.T guidelines
·       Complete all required Company documentation
·       Other duties as assigned

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty mentioned satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.

Education: High school diploma, general education degree (G.E.D.), or related trade school education

Experience:
·       One to two years’ experience construction experience, working in standard and high-risk areas
·       Commercial driver’s license (CDL) preferred
·       Knowledge of highway traffic control standards
 
Technical Skills:
·       Ability to operate a bucket truck and climb poles
·       Ability to operate hand and power tools
 
Soft Skills:·      
·       Ability to read, comprehend, and carry out instructions
·       Ability to detect errors, determine causes, and make corrections as appropriate
·       Ability to work independently and as part of a team
·       Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines  
  
Physical Requirements:
·       Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing
·       Must have a valid driver’s license and a driving record that meets Company requirements
·       Must be in good physical condition with the ability to stoop, crawl, bend at the knees and waist, squat and lift 50 lbs; includes body weight, equipment, tools and boxes
·       Ability to work in various settings with moderate to loud noise levels  
·       Ability to stand for long periods of time on varied surfaces
·       Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather
·       Ability to work in trenches, tunnels, and manholes
·       May be required to work long and unpredictable hours

Starting Pay: $16
Employee Benefits:

QualTek takes pride in providing a comprehensive employee benefits program that meets employee needs and ensures a level of security and protection. We also recognize the important role employee benefits play as a critical component of your overall compensation. We strive to maintain a benefits program that is competitive within our industry.
 
·         Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
·         Short- & Long-Term Disability Benefits
·         Company Paid Basic Life Insurance (plus additional voluntary benefits)
·         Voluntary Accident, Voluntary Critical Illness and Voluntary Hospital Indemnity
·         Flexible Spending Accounts
·         Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
·         401(K) with company match
·         Paid Time Off, Paid Sick Time, & Company Holidays
·         Paid Parental Leave
·         Employee Referral Program
·         Company Discount Program
 
At QualTek, we take pride in the quality of our people and the services that we provide. 
Apply today and become part of the QualTek family, work alongside our talented industry professionals and impact the future of technology! #QualtekServices #TelecomJobs #NowHiring #QualTekLife #QualTekConnects
 
Disclaimer: All job requirements are subject to possible revision to reflect changes in the position requirements. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and expectations.