Cable Field Technician

TAK Communications WI, LLC - Madison, WI (30+ days ago)


We want the best, so you can stop looking at the rest!!
TAK Communications WI, LLC is looking for EXPERIENCED 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!
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Why choose TAK Communications WI, LLC?
TAK Communications WI, LLC., 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 WI, LLC, 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 WI, LLC.

TAK offers great benefits including:
Company issued vehicle that you take home and free fuel!
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
Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
Vacation Pay & Sick Pay
Life, Accident, Short Term Disability Insurance and 401k
Great Management Opportunities

POSITION SUMMARY:
Perform customer drop installations complete from tap to antenna terminals on customer equipment in single and multi-family dwellings including pre-wired units; perform installations within electrical codes and local ordinances to local system specifications.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Perform new connects, reconnects, pre-wires, additional outlets, change of service, install and remove converters and all cable related services as required by customer.
Educate customer on channel lineup and use of converter and services; inform customer of additional services they may not have subscribed to and the value of that service.
Must be able to proficiently perform HSD Installations in a timely manner.
Must be able to proficiently perform RF Installations in a timely manner.
Must be able to handle customer service issues related to installations.
Must keep assigned vehicle in a neat, stocked and organized manor.
Must be able to wire & connect customer edge devices, IE. VCR’s, Stereo’s, Home theater systems.
Must be able to demonstrate the use of residential products & services.
Must be able to collect customer deposits & fees in a secure manor.
Must maintain On-Time Guarantee awareness.
Perform RF troubleshooting back to the tap & understand return path functionality & troubleshooting techniques.
Must be able to accurately use & demonstrate proficient use of FSM, Signal Leakage & Reverse test eq.
Must be able to Install MDU buildings.
Must be able to complete commercial Installations.
Must be able to perform telephony installations, Cat3 & Cat5 wiring in a timely manner.
Must be able to Install, Wire, and troubleshoot MDU buildings.
Must be able to troubleshoot HSD & VoIP operations.
Must be able to perform any level of wall fishing.
Perform quality control checks of your completed installations.
Complete all reports as required.

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:
  • 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 & WORKING CONDITIONS:
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 80 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 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 75 to 90% of the time
Ability to work with small components and wire to make cable connections

TAK Communications WI, LLC 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.

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