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Preferred Hiring Terms

Contract Employee

Location(s)

Washington

Bremerton, WA / Seattle, WA

Starting Date

Drop Technicians work primarily outside customer homes with ladders and hand tools to bring fiber to the home for new Broadband integrated digital TV, high speed Internet and voice services. Technician Provides: Vehicle (Truck or Van) & Cell Phone

Pay Rate & Details

Benefits Include: Medical, Dental, PTO Days, Paid Holidays, etc. Competitive Pay: $22.50-$24.50

Qualifications

Desired Experience: Experience in TELEPHONE SERVICE Experience in CATV installations Knowledge of COAX cable sizes and types Experience with test sets such as Signal Strength Meter. Technical understanding of loss, attenuation, and tiling Ability to read, review, interpret and understand technical documents (e.g., schematics, drawings, blueprints, layouts). Experience in Customer Service. Experience using a body belt and safety straps. Pole-climbing experience.

Other Requirements

Technician Provides: Vehicle (Truck or Van) & Cell Phone

Job Description

Experienced with hand tools such as wire cutters, screw drivers, wrenches, electric drills etc.
Must be able to work with a 28’ extension ladder. This requires the loading the ladder on and off the top of the van, maneuvering, and carrying a ladder through customer’s front and back yard to get to the telephone pole.
Drop Techs must be able to vertically place ladder up to a height of 26’ up against the pole or the cable strand.
Must be able to work aloft at heights of 20’ – 26’, terminating fiber drop wire to fiber cable strand.
Must be able to work on the ground in sidewalk boxes to access the buried fiber drops through conduits. Requires kneeling and sometimes hand digging on dirt to find buried conduits.
Must have computer skills- techs need to review work assignments and clear service orders.
Experience in TELEPHONE SERVICE
Experience in CATV installations
Knowledge of COAX cable sizes and types
Experience with test sets such as Signal Strength Meter and OTDR
Experience with routers and home networking
Technical understanding of loss, attenuation, and tiling
Working within attics and placing wiring between walls

Contact Information

Cancelled/Expired Listing
Listed: 9/19/2017
Expires: 12/18/2017