Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
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  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Kanaan Communications, LLC Aerial Foreman in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Overview and Essential Functions

A successful Aerial Foreman shall provide guidance and coordinate the activities of an aerial line construction crew, as well as document the work performed by assigned crew members; responsible for ensuring that the installation, maintenance, and/or repair of customers telecommunications equipment is completed safely, timely, and accurately. At a minimum, the position requires a good working knowledge of telecommunications network or system construction; ability to read and comprehend maps and schematics; familiarity with aerial lift devices, utility lines and poles, and the functionality of each; ability to use cable placement equipment and tools; ability to identify and troubleshoot problems.In order to perform this job, you must demonstrate, either by training or experience: • the ability to work safely, with or without supervision• the ability to coordinate the activities of others• the ability to work standing, at shoulder height and overhead, for extended periods• the ability to lift and manipulate lasher and other cable placement equipment• the ability to work aloft, either from a ladder, aerial lift device, or by gaffing• excellent manual dexterity

• the ability to organize work load to determine priority of duties• the ability to read and comprehend maps and schematics• the ability to follow instructions and communicate verbally and in writing• the ability to fully understand and operate equipment, including, an aerial lift device, lasher, and hand toolsResponsibilities: • Complete as well as ensure completion of all labor intensive tasks as well as operation of assigned construction equipment• Complete as well as ensure completion of daily production reports to document work performed• Use of hand tools, ladders, and equipment to assist in the completion of an assigned project• Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and work areas in order to ensure compliance with safety regulations



• 4 years of related work experience• Proficient in the use of hand tools and equipment (Wrenches, Drills, Ladders, Lanyards, Fork Lifts, Saws, etc.) • Proficient in the use of telecom construction equipment (Aerial Lifts, Dozers, Lashers, Meters, Plows, etc.) • Authorized to work in the United States• Successful completion of pre-employment drug screen, background, and motor vehicle record checkWorkplace Environment and Physical Demands: To be considered for this position, a candidate must possess the ability to climb and work aloft either from a ladder or aerial lift device or by gaffing, and stand or walk for long periods, while using repetitive and/or fine hand movements. Work is performed outside in all weather conditions, including extreme heat, cold, and precipitation, and in rugged terrain such as back easements, rural locations and at active construction sites. Periodic lifting and manipulating plant and equipment up to 75 pounds is required. Noise level can range from moderate to loud and from intermediate to constant. There may also be extensive driving and/or long periods away from the home location.

Benefits and Company Summary

What you'll get…

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) at no additional cost

  • Medical Plans

  • Including:

  • Telehealth

  • Surgery Plus

  • Mental Health Care

  • Prescription Plans

  • PPO and HD options

  • Dental and Vision Plans

  • Flexible Spending Accounts and self-contributed HAS

  • Education/Tuition Reimbursement

  • Short and Long Term Disability

  • Provided Life Insurance and AD&D

  • 401k Retirement Savings w/ Company Match

  • Stock Purchase Plan

  • Company Discounts

  • Legal Insurance

  • Paid Time Off and Holidays

  • Paid Family Leave

  • Company vehicle and gas card ( Depending on job function)

    Who we are…

    We are a company united in our vision of connecting America. Our culture is grounded in and shaped by our values. These values act as our behavioral compass and guide how we interact with each other, our customers, and the communities in which we operate. Across our teams, we strive to treat each other with respect, value different perspectives and experiences, keep our and others' safety top of mind, and uphold the highest ethical standards. Our company supplies the single most critical resource telecom service providers need: skilled people.

    We serve the nation in 46 states and are unparalleled in scope and scale. Our talented workforce of over 2,000 employees provides a wide array of specialty services including construction, engineering, underground facility locating, fulfillment, and program management.

    We provide opportunities for our people to learn and develop the skills and knowledge to be successful in their current role as well as to prepare them for future growth within the company. Join us!


Our Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind including, based on disability and protected veteran status. The Company's policy is not to discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also the Company's policy to comply with all applicable state and federal laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions. Please visit the following URL to view the EEO is the Law poster and the Supplement. (

The Company also does not consider criminal convictions to be an absolute bar to employment and will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories.

Applicants applying for positions in Illinois are not required to disclose arrests or sealed or expunged records of convictions.