Parsons Corporation Tower Climber III in Sacramento, California

Tower Climber III


San Francisco, California, United States

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Parsons stays at the forefront of cutting-edge technology because we know that the telecommunications industry is constantly evolving. Our experience places us at the top of the field in engineering, furnishing, and installing telecommunications technology for any purpose.

We are now partnering with a major global client to deliver global network solutions and hiring Tower Technician Level III’s (Lead Technicians) in the California region, which includes the San Francisco Bay area and Northern California area. We offer retention and performance bonuses, full benefits, paid training and guarantee 40 hours per week! Apply today and experience the innovation and expertise of a company committed to your future!

If you are the right one for us, you have 4+ years of industry experience, a passion for safety, excellent leadership qualities and are excited to take on new challenges in coax, data, fiber, power and grounding cabling.

In this role you will perform installation, inspection and maintenance services for wireless radio and antenna systems on towers, rooftops and other elevated structures. May perform light civil scopes in support of radio systems cabling grounding, and DC power distribution. Your role will be on site daily at construction site(s).Company reimbursedtravel with extended stays required where sites arelocated.Parsons provides paid training and with your will to grow your career we offer easy advancement. Parsons provides new vehicles, phones, tools and test equipment making the work environment less challenging.

Parsons provides incentive programs that include 60 120-day retention bonuses, performance bonus for completing sites ahead of schedule or first time right. Parsons guarantees 40hr weeks with compensated downtime.


  • Assist assigned Construction Supervisor in planning site activities.

  • Direct lower level Tower Technicians in execution of the daily safety and work plan in keeping with supervisor direction.

  • Document subcontractor hours and material deliveries as directed. May work closely with radio systems field technicians.

  • Ensure safety and quality control requirements are adhered to.

  • Assist with daily paperwork compile all site-specific closeout documentation for your work effort.

  • Maintain equipment and vehicles in an operational condition at all times.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


  1. 4 years industry experience

  2. Specific experience with microwave systems and/or wireless carrier builds

  3. Must possess a valid driver’s license and driver history that complies with company motor vehicle policy.

  4. Must have or obtain documented Authorized Climber or Competent Climber Rescue certification from a NATE Recognized Tower Training Program.

  5. Must have or obtain OSHA Construction 10 HR Safety Training Card issued by the US Department of Labor.

  6. Must have or obtain First Aid and CPR certification.

  7. Certified in all connector applications and be able to demonstrate.

  8. Must have or obtain Anritsu Site Master Certification. PIM tester certification a plus.

  9. Certifications in various manufacturer short haul microwave radio systems a plus.


Demonstrated knowledge of installation/test experience with : a) cellular antennas/mounting, b) coaxial systems diplexers, c) remote electrical downtilts/Bias-Ts, d) site equipment grounding, e) antenna mounts for all structure types, f) sweep/PIM testing, g) remote radio heads, h) fiber/DC power hybrid cables, i) power over Ethernet (POE) systems, j) civils/tower construction quality assurance practices and k) construction safety practices. Ability to read engineering construction drawings redline as needed. Ability to perform antenna systems sweeps.


  1. Must be willing to travel as needed.

  2. Must be willing to work nights and weekends when required.

  3. Must be in good physical condition with the ability to bend, twist, squat and lift 75 lbs. and pull his/her own body weight plus equipment weight up a vertical tower repeatedly for long periods of time. (A fit for duty test may be applied)

Must be comfortable climbing working at heights on towers, rooftops, water towers and other elevated structures.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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