Safety Technician
SBA Communications - Pittsburgh, PA

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Looking to use your skills with an Industry leader? SBA Communications Corporation is a first choice provider and leading owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure in North and Central America. By "Building Better Wireless," SBA generates revenue from two primary businesses - site leasing and site development services. The primary focus of SBA is the leasing of antenna space on its multi-tenant towers to a variety of wireless service providers under long-term lease contracts.

In addition, we provide site acquisition, zoning and permitting services as well as construction and installation of communication infrastructure network to our attractive customer base of wireless service providers. With over 700+ employees strong and growing, we are considered a top competitor in our Industry. SBA has been traded on NASDAQ since 1999 under the symbol SBAC. To learn more about us, please visit our website at Summary: Under the direction of the Health and Safety Manager, the Safety Technician will inspect work areas and equipment to ensure compliance with company, state, local and federal safety policies and regulations.

Essential Duties Responsibilities: Maintain and enforce all SBA and OSHA safe work practices. Perform detailed Jobsite Safety Inspections, specified by his/her direct report Mobilize to regional work locations and spending overnights Be able to interpret Federal, State and Local Environmental, Safety and Health Standards Complete reports and assist Health and Safety Manager with employee training Ability to interpret USDOT regulations Communicate effectively with internal crews and subcontractors Coordinate with management to investigate accidents, as needed Education and/or Experience: High School diploma or GED 3+ years of experience in the Telecommunications industry Safety background preferred but not required Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Valid Driver's License requires FA/CPR Training: Tower Safety and Rescue Training OSHA 10 Hour Training Telecommunications Specific RF Safety Awareness 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. Visual ability correctable to 20/20.

Ability to operate a motor vehicle Ability to respond verbally in an understandable, professional manner in person and over the telephone. Manual dexterity to input data into the computer. Ability to stoop and bend. Ability to reach and stretch Ability to walk and stand Ability to climb towers (high elevation) Ability to drive long distances Extensive travel required Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.

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. Noise Level Weather