Tower Foreman

    Updated 30+ days ago
    Kansas City, MO 64101
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    To be a team member at Mercury Communications you must support the company’s mission,  vision and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence and competence, teamwork,  innovation, respect, personalization and accountability.    


    Position Title:  Tower Foreman   

    Classification: Non-Exempt   


    Our Mission: We are a customer-centric partner providing innovative solutions. The safety,  well-being and career growth of our team members are the benchmarks of our success.    


    Our Values: SACRIFICE  

    Safety | Accountability | Customer Centric | Return on Investment | Integrity | Family | Innovative  Community Involvement | Empowerment  




    Mercury Communications is one of the fastest-growing Wireless contractors in the telecom industry,  
    specializing in nationwide tower builds and wireless installations. Mercury is a part of the ADB Companies family, a growth-oriented entrepreneurial organization. We recognize our PEOPLE as our greatest asset ensuring that their Safety is our number one priority. Our culture is performance-based and team-focused. We devote ourselves to delivering results for our clients and giving back to our community.  

    Mercury is seeking an experienced Tower Foreman to lead the day-to-day performance, safety,  
    production, and quality expectations on a variety of wireless tower projects. This position will perform work on communication towers for the purpose of installing, replacing and repairing wireless communications equipment. The Foreman will be a team leader and mentor to various skilled Tower  


    The ideal candidate will be safety-focused, customer and quality-centric, with a strong work ethic and ALL IN attitude.  




    • Ensure safety is always being adhered to using proper procedures such as 100% tie off as well  
    as completing daily JSA/toolbox talks    

    • Work with the Project Manager daily to ensure schedules and budgets are being met   

    • Verify ordered project materials are accurate and complete reviewing BOMs  

    • Ability to climb and rescue at 100 feet or more with 50lb. load  

    • Ability to complete coax, fiber, boom, microwave dishes, antenna, and radio installations   

    • Responsible for tracking and approving time for all crew members  

    • Ensures tools and equipment on project sites are always being utilized and maintained  


    • Ability to perform PIM, sweep, fiber, and antenna alignment testing on site   

    • Communicate with customers, providing daily updates and problem resolution   

    • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, RFDS’, port diagrams, and tower/mount  

    structural analysis’   

    • Complete project required close-out packages and take required photos, sending to management  
    to verify installation has been done properly  

    • Perform other duties as assigned  




    • 100% Travel Ability Nationwide  

    • Dedicated to safety everyday driving ZERO - Being Safe 100% of the time is the expectation   

    • Alignment with company mission, vision, and values   

    • A high level of customer centricity    

    • Strong work ethic with an ALL IN attitude    

    • Strong team player with the ability to adapt to diverse team members  

    • Ability to perform in a fast-paced work environment   

    • A high level of time management, accountability, and prioritization skills   

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills   

    • Exceptional Critical Thinking skills    

    • Detail Oriented- a high level of attention to detail is required    

    • A high level of time management, accountability, and prioritization skills    

    • Self-motivated, goal- oriented, and driven to accomplish department goals   

    • Ability to be organized, problem solve, and be solution oriented    

    • Expert relationship builder with the ability to lead and motivate team members  

    • Ability to support a fast paced, demanding work schedule; could include late evenings and/or  

    weekends when requested  



    • Corporate headquarters is located at 18777 US Highway 66 Pacific, MO 63069   

    • Must be able to work in a variety of physical positions, like sitting, squatting, standing, walking  

    and driving  

    • Must endure regular exposure to all weather conditions, including hot, cold, humid, and rainy  

    during all seasons throughout the year  

    • May be exposed to uncomfortable or distracting sounds or noise levels on sites of projects being  

    managed or coordinated  

    • Must wear common protective safety equipment, such as safety glasses, gloves, hearing  

    protection, hard hats, steel toe/composite toe boots and high visible vest when working on-site  




    • 2+ years in a Tower Foreman role leading wireless crews  

    • 5+ years in the wireless industry  

    • Valid Driver’s License required (Class A CDL preferred) under success factors  • OSHA 30 preferred  

    • High School diploma or equivalent required  


    Mercury Communications is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates agree to complete a  selection assessment and pre-employment drug screen.

    Required qualifications:

    • Legally authorized to work in the United States

    Preferred qualifications:

    • 16 years or older
    Posting ID: 601433504Posted: 2021-03-01Job Title: Tower Foreman