Aerial Telecom Foreman

Tilson Technology Management, LLC

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Hartford, CT

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Tilson is on a mission to build America's information infrastructure and we are seeking individuals from across the country to join us. Recognized on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. for eleven years in a row, Tilson is a high growth team of driven professionals with a national practice. We build high-performing teams who take on the largest and most impactful projects for our clients.

Position Details

The Aerial Telecom Foreman is responsible for directing aerial telecom construction in the field. The Foreman will support the Lineman and Ground Hand crews in their day to day.


  • Foreman is an active, hands-on position that leads the day-to-day activities of an aerial telecom construction crew
  • Foreman is responsible for overall site and crew safety and must exhibit and uphold Tilson's safety values
  • Must have a solid working knowledge of all aspects of telecommunications aerial construction including make ready requirements, strand placement, cable placement, lashing, over-lashing, guying and other aerial telecom construction work flows.
  • Must understand and uphold NESC code as well as all local and pole owner requirements
  • Individuals must be able to read prints and have knowledge of the aerial construction process
  • Responsible for safe operation of all aerial bucket trucks and equipment
  • Serve as single point of contact with company crews, customers, inspectors, and vendors performing work in the field


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Strong work ethic and desire to be a leader
  • Must be a clear and effective communicator and have a positive attitude
  • The ability to manage and direct construction crew
  • Valid US Driver's License
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, outside environment
  • The ability to work safely, with or without supervision
  • Ability to operate equipment, including, but not limited to aerial bucket truck, lashing equipment, and other equipment
  • 5+ years experience leading aerial telecom construction crews
  • OSHA 10/30
  • CDL preferred

We accomplish our mission with a team of experts working collaboratively on meaningful, impactful projects for our clients. Our team environment fosters intellectual curiosity, motivates employees, and cultivates talented people who work with purpose, mastery and autonomy. We strive to listen to our clients, partner with them as a team, and accept their goals as our own.

Tilson believes in Safety, Integrity, Accountability, Professionalism, Respect, and Composure. To learn more about Tilson, the benefits we offer and our values, we invite you visit our website or visit our LinkedIn, Glassdoor, or Facebook pages for an inside glimpse at our culture.

Successful candidates will be required to submit to criminal background check and may be subject to a drug screen.

Tilson is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.