Cable TV Installer/Technician - Minneapolis, MN

TAK Communications - Minneapolis, MN (30+ days ago)3.0


We want the best, so you can stop looking at the rest!!

TAK Communications is looking for TECHNICIANS to join our fast paced and fast-growing Team!

If you are looking to jump start your new CAREER we will do “Whatever it TAKes” to help you succeed!

Too Good to Be True? NOT AT TAK!

Join our Team and start your new career with the fastest growing Business Partner in the Midwest!

Walk-In Interviews welcome Monday through Friday from 10am to 4pm at our Twin Cities office located at

TAK - Little Canada Office | 2948 Rice St | Little Canada, MN 55113

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Why choose TAK Communications?
TAK Communications, Inc., is a premier sales and installation company representing leading telecommunications providers around the country. Here at TAK, we understand any company is only as good as its employees and our employees are the most important part of our company. Our employees are the most important part of our company. When becoming an employee at TAK Communications, Inc., you are part of a team that looks out for your best interests. Our leadership team is passionate about mentoring and setting our employees up for success! We are proud to say we have countless veteran employees that are making their career with TAK Communications, Inc.

TAK offers great benefits including:
$2500 sign on bonus for Experienced Cable/Internet Technicians in the Twin Cities area!
Earning potential of $12-$30 per hour and up to 60K per year!
Commission/Production pay scale make as much as you like!
Company issued vehicle that you take home and free fuel!
iPhone and tools and test equipment issued on your first day!
Free work boots your first week!
In most cases, routing begins from home
Only positive work, no disconnects or TC’s, no on call
Paid Training
Paid weekly
Flexible work schedules for employees who are in school
Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
Vacation Pay & Sick Pay
Life, Accident, Short Term Disability Insurance and 401k
Great Management Opportunities
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TAK Telecommunications Specialist – Cable TV Installer/Technician

POSITION SUMMARY:
The position is a critical piece of our exciting and people-oriented company which delivers high-quality technical services to residential customers in the market. Includes installing broadband services (cable/internet/telephone) and also home security, including smart office commercial security systems. Requires willingness and desire to deliver an outstanding customer experience at each and every residence.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

Climb 25-ft poles utilizing 28ft extension ladder
Climb a ladder up to 8 times a day or more
Lift up to 80lbs continually
Access and climb in attics/trusses
Enter confined spaces while bending, twisting, and reaching
Work while standing for 70 to 80 percent of the day
Work outdoors in all weather conditions
Drive Company vehicles responsibly and safely
Complete assigned work to code in its entirety by understanding work orders and having the proper customer premise equipment (CPE) needed to complete assigned work
Ensure equipment (hand tools, cell phones, cordless drills and meter) is in working order and have fully charged batteries
Properly track working time and never conduct off the clock work
Perform work in a safe manor, following all OSHA and company guidelines
Communicate and present technical information to non-technical audience in a friendly professional manor at all times
Keep assigned company vehicle interior and exterior clean and organized at all times
Report any vehicle performance or maintenance concerns to Supervisor/Manager immediately
Pick up jobs when needed as instructed by TAK Dispatch and/or Supervisor/Manager
Work long hours as needed based on customer demand

PREFERRED CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS:
High School diploma or equivalent
Must be able to speak the English language clearly, concisely, and to communicate effectively in a courteous and professional manner
Ability to handle various tasks simultaneously, organize, prioritize, make decisions and work efficiently and effectively under deadlines required
Must have basic mechanical aptitude
Ability to learn quickly and apply that knowledge
Adaptability and being able to work individually and in a team environment
Willing to travel
Must have a valid driver’s license and ability to pass MVR screen
Must be able to pass pre-employment background screen and drug test

WORKING CONDITIONS:
  • Work indoors in confined space, poorly ventilated areas such as attics during extreme heat
  • Exposure to dust, dirt, noise, insects, cleaning solutions
  • Work outdoors in all kinds of weather and at all times of the day or night
  • Work performed near power lines and electricity
  • Work and travel in inclement weather
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to safely use weight-bearing equipment (safety harness and ladders) within the maximum weight limitations of the equipment
Ability to accurately measure distances, using tapes or other measuring devices
Ability to carry, climb, operate and work upon an extension ladder, (approximately 28 ft high and 75 pounds)
Ability to safely use weight-bearing equipment (safety harness and ladders) within the maximum weight limitations of the equipment
Ability to differentiate between different sizes and colors of wires
Ability to make cable connections in tight spaces by bending, reaching, twisting
Ability to operate appropriate computer or test equipment associated with position
Ability to perform job from high places (i.e. poles and roofs in addition to an extension ladder)
Ability to use hand tools in the manner for which they were intended including electric drills, hammers, wrenches and screwdrivers
Ability to safely walk over all types of terrain in all kinds of weather while carrying tools and equipment including ladders and fully loaded tool belts
Ability to work while standing 50 to 70% of the time
Ability to work with small components and wire to make cable connections
TAK Communications, Inc. strives to hire, recruit and promote associates without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or veteran's status. TAK is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer. TAK Communications will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.