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Antenna Rigger

Long Wave, Inc. Oklahoma City, OK
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Long Wave Services Job Posting

Position Title: Antenna Rigger

Department: APS Department Oklahoma City, OK / Job Location Varies

Salary: D.O.E.

Primary Function:

Perform erection, installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and modification tasks on communication towers and antenna systems and subsystems located around the world. Must have demonstrated experience with communication towers, antennas, and similar structures. The candidate must be able to demonstrate they have experience completing the following tasks:

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Installs, erects, maintains, repairs, removes, or retrofits towers and antenna systems (e.g. antennas, microwave dishes, feed lines, ice shields, etc.), sometimes under adverse conditions (e.g., high towers, inclement weather, remote sites, etc.) using safety equipment and hand, power, and specialty tools.

  2. Performs climbing inspections and collects data for reporting on overall structural and functional integrity of tower and antenna assets.

  3. Operates construction equipment to dig holes, inspect guy wire anchors, offload tools and equipment and supplies and install antenna components or perform retrofits or repairs.

  4. Install connectors on coaxial cables and connect such cables to antennas.

  5. Install coaxial grounding kits on coax and properly source to tower ground bar.

  6. Maintain applicable work, safety and quality certifications required by industry.

  7. Perform other duties as assigned.

    Work Conditions:

    Employee will be working in & outside in various environments. Employee will be expected to travel and pack for weather for locations where specific attire is necessary.

    Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated antenna rigging and/or ironworker experience.

  • Experience performing inspections and repairs on guyed and self-supporting towers and monopoles.

  • Must be able to read and understand construction drawings and tower assembly drawings.

  • Demonstrated expertise in construction skills, rigging, safety and general industry knowledge.

  • Demonstrate experience with OSHA and customer-specific safety procedures and guidelines. Examples would be TIA-1019, TIA-222G, ASME B30.7, and OSHA 29 CFR 1926.552 and OSHA 29 CFR 1926.553.

  • Must have the ability to climb towers, can pick up 75 lbs., and be capable of working up to 12 hours on occasion.

  • Ability to travel as much as 70% of the time to various locations around the world.

  • Ability to obtain a passport.

  • Ability to obtain a NACI and background check upon hired.

Click to apply:

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Long Wave, Inc.

Established in 1995, Long Wave Inc. is a privately veteran-owned small business. We have grown into an agile company based upon experience, trust and integrity. Long Wave is the best Strategic Communications Small Business in America. As a leader in software, engineering products, services and solutions we make certain our abilities are as diverse and unique as our customers. As a government contractor, we specialize in: - Communications Engineering - Tower and Antenna Maintenance and Installation - Operations and Maintenance of Government Facilities - Information Technology services - Training and Simulation Program Management services to various agencies and clients. Staffed with senior engineers and retired military personnel, we have helped design and implement some of the U. S. military’s most critical and innovative communications technologies. Some of our accomplishments include; The Clarinet Merlin Receiving System (CMRS), a shore based communications system that continuously monitors emergency transmissions from buoys launched from U.S. Navy submarines. A Global Information Grid (GIG), which provides databases for operational and maintenance support for the U.S. Navy’s Command and Control (C2) Portal. Additionally, Long Wave develops Stimulators and Trainers that provide mission rehearsal stimulators that can completely simulate a communication suite with integrated voice and data communications.


115 E. Calirfornia Avuenue Suite 400 Oklahoma CIty, OK 73104
Oklahoma City, OK