Transit/Billboard Installer - Military veterans preferred

Lamar Advertising (

19 /hr

  full-time   employee

United States

Our Lamar office in Thornton, Colorado, is now hiring a new Installer to help us bring innovative advertising campaigns to life for brands in Denver, CO, and the surrounding areas. It is an exciting time to join our Transit Team, since Lamar is transforming advertising in the Denver Transit Market! 

The purpose of this position is to install and maintain billboards, transit fleets, bus shelters and bus benches, including installation of advertisements, maintenance of structures, and the upkeep of billboard cosmetics. This position most often works as part of an installation crew.

Company Overview:

Lamar Advertising is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands stand out from the competition. We live by the Golden Rule, and we operate with honesty and integrity in every aspect of our business. We are open with our employees, transparent with our customers, and loyal to the communities in which we serve. We have been in business for over 100 years, and we have stayed true to our mission and values. While Lamar is a large company, each office has its own culture and family atmosphere, making employees feel connected both locally and nationally.

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Benefits Overview:

We offer a competitive and comprehensive compensation & benefits package for all full-time employees. Some of our benefit offerings include, but are not limited to, multiple medical plan options, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation/sick time, 401K plan, and incentivized wellness programs.

Compensation Overview:

The hourly range for this position is $19 - $24 / hour, dependent on relevant experience and qualifications.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

Installing and maintaining all Billboards, Transit Fleets, Bus Shelters and Bus Benches.
Remove and hang flexes, remove and hang vinyl's, cut and prepare flexes and vinyl's for installation, remove and hang transit fleet, shelter and bench ads.
Maintain structures-repairs include but not limited to: tightening bolts, painting steel structures, graffiti removal, repairing trim and various parts of the sign face and structure, change light bulbs as needed, paint structures, assemble and/or relocation of structures and faces when required.
Building and installing extensions, cutting brush/weeds, conduct storm damage repairs, minor electrical repairs, and sweeping/cleaning workshop area.
Snow removal, trash removal and power-washing at shelter and bench locations.
Use power/manual tools, must adhere to all safety regulations.
Attend safety meetings as required.
Maintain operation vehicles; maintain tools, equipment and machinery.
Responsible for taking completion photos for proof of performance.

Knowledge, Skill, and Ability Requirements:

Good communication skills. Ability to speak and read English fluently.
Must be willing to work and get along well with others
Ability to comply with Lamar safety standards while performing work.
Ability to work from ladders and to carry a ladder and/or other tools to the worksite from vehicle.
Working knowledge of electrical skills and techniques.
Working knowledge of fabrication skills and techniques.
General knowledge of Lamar, Department of Transportation (DOT), and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety regulations
Ability to safely use construction equipment, in regards to the construction and maintenance of outdoor structures.
Ability to climb heights and work at heights above ground safely.
Ability to document installations, through photographs and written logs
Skill in the practical applications of mathematics, in relation to construction and operations tasks.
Skill in setting priorities which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities.

Education and Experience Requirements:

A high school diploma or equivalent is required.
 A valid driver's license is required.
Previous experience working at heights up to 50 ft. above ground preferred
Or some equivalent combination of education and experience
Required certification: Non-CDL

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The primary work environment for this position is outdoors, requiring the ability to work in adverse weather conditions and climb to heights up to 50 ft.
The physical demands for this position include heavy lifting (up to 100 pounds), extensive bending, pushing, reaching, seeing (with a focus on reading, color distinction, acuity, depth perception, and peripheral vision), sitting less than 50% of the time, standing, stooping, talking, turning, walking, driving, and climbing.
Nights spent away from home traveling are less than 10%.
On-call shifts may be required.
Lamar is an EOE/AA: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans or any other State or Federally protected characteristic

Disability Self-Identification: When applying for a job with Lamar, you will be asked to voluntarily self-identify whether you have a disability.

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