Construction Technician

TransCore

Tampa, FL

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TransCore (TCI), a subsidiary of ST Engineering, is seeking three (3) Construction Technicians to join our team in Tampa, FL.

Summary:

This position will perform underground utility construction to include Conduit and Fiber Optic Cable installation, Concrete work along a horizontal plane “flatwork”, and other general services as needed. Candidates selected for this position must be able to drive, travel out of town for short periods of time, and work nights as needed to perform the duties of the position. 

Job Duties will be the following, but not limited to:

  • Install equipment including but not limited to cameras, detectors, controller cabinets
  • Install electrical conductor, data conductor, fiber optic cable, pull boxes, conduit, poles, and foundations
  • Perform Conduit and Fiber Optic Cable installation and Concrete work along a horizontal plane “flatwork”
  • Connects conductors to equipment to make equipment work correctly
  • Prepares logs to keep track of field conditions and installation activities
  • Completes paperwork accurately and in a timely manner
  • Completes reports, logs, and performs shift-to-shift communications in accordance with established policies, procedures, and local practices
  • Other general labor services as needed.

Required Skills:

  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Driving is required for this position
  • Must be able to obtain a CDL within the first year of employment
  • Must complete and pass a Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) background check and/or SLERS as required by the project
  • Must have the ability to drive, travel out of town for short periods of time, and work nights as needed to perform the duties of the position.
  • Must have the ability to lift 100lb. bags of concrete for mixing
  • Must be able to work outdoors in the heat for extended periods of time
  • Ability to dig trench with shovel or mini-X, use basic hand tools and basic battery-operated tools.
  • Strong Verbal Communication Skills

Desired Skills:

  • CDL A License, Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) Certified, General computer skills and knowledge

Education:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.

Language Skills:  Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:  Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:  Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

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.