Utilize your trade skills at one of our global transmitter sites to help reach the world with the good news of Jesus!
Do you have trade skills like welding, pipe-fitting, climbing high towers, mechanical experience, tower installation/maintenance gifts? Do you wonder if you might be needed in the world of missions? We do need you at our global transmitter sites like Guam, the Caribbean or Africa. Come and help out, ensuring that the Good News of the Gospel of Jesus Christ reaches those who might otherwise have no hope. Talk to us if you have a willing heart to serve the Lord in a variety of tasks, on cross-cultural teams with like-minded missionaries.
Please note: This position is a supported/sponsored missionary role (not a direct hire opportunity), so you would develop a team of partners who provide financially for your full salary and benefits as a part of this role. We do provide training, resources, and coaching to help missionaries reach these financial support goals!
Our Global Technical team is looking for a missionary to serve as a Tower Maintenance Technician to properly maintain antenna systems and other equipment needed to operate a radio broadcast transmitting site.
Commitment to Jesus Christ evidenced by a personal relationship
Excitement about being involved in full-time missions and willingness to develop a team of prayer and financial partners
Strong people skills; ability to develop and lead teams effectively
Ability to manage priorities and workflow with attention to detail
Cultural sensitivity and a team spirit
Ability to work in hot, humid conditions and comfortable with heights
Monitor condition of antenna and related systems for deterioration or other threats
Instruct tower workers in safety and proper execution of the job
Inspect all safety equipment and supplies/tools for each tower job
Maintain inventory and assist with re-supply
Work irregular hours when repairs are needed or night shifts
Post-secondary degree in engineering. Associate’s accepted, Bachelor’s preferred
Knowledge of tower structures, support systems, standard rigging practices and metal structure maintenance
Practical experience or knowledge in several of these areas: air conditioning, mechanical, auto/diesel, electrical, painting, roofing, and related areas
TWR exists to assist the Church in reaching the world for Christ by media so that lasting fruit is produced. TWR engages millions in over 275 languages in 190 countries with biblical truth. For more than 65 years, God has equipped TWR to lead people from doubt to decision to discipleship.
Speaking hope to the world by radio, and online at www.twr360.org, all the time, TWR harnesses media to share the hope of Jesus with a potential audience of four billion people around the world.
Join us, using your skills for the furtherance of the Gospel through media!