Broadband Technician - Located in Gulf Breeze, FL
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Located in Gulf Breeze, FLYou'll find all sorts of advantages to
joining the Mediacom family. If you enjoy technology and serving
your community, you'll love Mediacom. Along with that rewarding
feeling, you'll be given the Power to Succeed in your career while
enjoying ongoing training and a generous benefits package designed
to be flexible and relevant to your needs.
- GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: As a Broadband Specialist I (Field
Technician), you will be primarily focused on new installations of
our cable television and broadband services. You'll drive a company
van, go into customer homes, and represent Mediacom every day to
our customers. You'll also learn and perform a variety of duties
including installation, changes of service, additional outlet
installation, disconnection of service, payment collection, and any
special requests customers may have regarding installation.
- BENEFITS: You'll get formal training, company vehicle, company
uniforms, tools, netbook, cell phone, health, dental, vision,
generous discounts on services, education reimbursement, 401(k)
with company match, pay increases through self-guided study and
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- SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: Makes customer drop installations
(exterior and interior) complete from tap to antenna terminals on
customer equipment in both single and multiple unit dwellings,
including pre-wired units. Performs new connects, reconnects,
requested and non-pay disconnects; adds outlets; installs and/or
removes converters; performs upgrades and downgrades of service.
Analyzes picture quality and judges acceptability of picture
delivered following installation of cable service. Works with
connectors, fasteners and wire and uses hand tools. Uses customary
CATV hand and power tools in performance of job duties. Completes
appropriate paperwork functions as prescribed by system management.
Reads signal levels through use of field strength meter; adds and
subtracts levels in installation problems; installs connectors on
different types of drop cable; maintains proper clearances;
installs tap-off devices. Climb poles with proper equipment (safety
belt, safety strap and climbers), ladders or other structures as
needed. Lifts and carries loads up to 75lbs (including line
ladder); Works within limited confines, such as crawl spaces.
Properly uses, stores and maintains a VOM or DMM to check for
"open" or "short" on line as well as AC and DC voltages. Reads
general drop system layouts from blueprints. Inform customers of
FCC Rules and Company policies as they pertain to customers. Drives
Company vehicles in performance of job duties; uses bucket truck.
Proper vehicle upkeep and maintenance. Generate additional company
revenue through effective sales techniques and by offering
information about product options, sales campaigns and promotions.
Performs other duties such as clean-up and salvage of wrecked out
materials; provides general assistance to other employees as
- EXPERIENCE/SKILLS: Entry level; 0 to 18 months experience. High
school diploma or GED required; trade school training preferred.
Valid driver's license; satisfactory driving record required.
General level of mechanical and consumer devices knowledge. Ability
to interact and communicate with customers and co-workers. Ability
to work in high or tight spaces. Ability to work in all weather
conditions and at various heights. Ability to work flexible work
hours, including evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime as
- PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Strenuous - Physical effort represented
by frequent handling of heavy objects (approx. 50-100 lbs.) and
materials, or heavy hand tools.
- KEYWORDS: Broadband Specialist, Installer, Technical
Operations, Technician, Cable, Construction, Labor, Telecom,
Internet, Install, Home Security, Xtream, Fiber, Copper EOE M/F/V/D
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