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11 Nov 2020

Full-Time Broadband Technician

SparklightCareers – Posted by SparklightCareers Borger, Texas, United States

Job Description

Join Sparklight as a Field Technician and use your talents to make a meaningful impact with your team and the more than 900,000 residential and business customers we serve in over 21 states. You will consistently exceed delivery on our promises to be helpful, personal, proactive, and committed by supporting our customers with internet, phone, and video services that help them stay connected to what matters most – whether that’s making sure families can video chat with deployed service members, ensuring a Twitch streamer is connected late at night, or giving a small business owner faith that their internet connection will power their team through client pitches and product demos.

How we will SPARK your interest? 

  • Medical, vision, and dental benefits start for you and your family on day one.
  • You will be rewarded for your contributions with a competitive salary.
  • We’ll give you the tools you need to succeed, including a company vehicle, tools and uniforms!
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and personal time, so you can rejuvenate.
  • Paid time off is available to volunteer with your favorite community organization.
  • Complimentary cable, internet, and phone service (if you live in our service area).
  • You will be eligible for 401(k) with full match up to 5% of your pay and vested after 1 year.

What You’ll Do:

  • Connect our customers to what they love by installing customer service drops or outlets in both residential and business properties.
  • Take the training you gain to use electronic test equipment and online diagnostic tools to troubleshoot customer service drops or outlets, diagnose and repair reception performance issues, and resolve all problems from the customer’s equipment to the output of the first distribution amplifier.
  • You will ensure we’re providing proper upstream and downstream signal levels at each termination on the customer’s premises.
  • You will be proactive by suggesting upgrades of existing services as well as educate customers on the use of their new/existing equipment.

 What you’ll need to succeed in this role:  

  • A good driving record and a valid driver’s license in the state you are applying.
  • We want to train you! You will need to have the aptitude and ability to learn to use RF, digital and Volt-Ohm meters and other related equipment to interpret data and use information to solve problems and determine optimal signal routing.
  • Flexibility to go above and beyond for our customers by working overtime and on-call as needed.
  • Problem solving is key when working with our customers. Be able to listen to customers and present solutions in a positive manner.
  • Due to the nature of the position you will need to successfully work in small and confined areas; lift to 80 lbs.; work on a ladder; and work in all weather conditions.
  • You will have demonstrated at least 3 months of customer service or related experience and/or training.  The equivalent combination of education and experience is also acceptable.
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Regular and predictable attendance is required.  Our customers need you to help keep them connected to what matters most!

Cable One, Inc. is committed to keeping our associates and customers safe.  Job offers are contingent upon the results of background, drug screening and reference check. Only after successfully passing these pre-hire clearances are individuals approved for hire and ready to start their successful and rewarding career. 

Diversity lies in the communities we serve and among the associates who dedicate themselves to ensure our continued success. Here at Sparklight, we believe it is our individual and unique talents, backgrounds and perspectives that, when combined, truly make us an unstoppable force. “stronger together” is not just a verbal cue, it is the motto that our associates live by, exemplify and embody each and every day. Sparklight and all of its subsidiaries provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals of different races, colors, creeds, national origins, genders, marital and veteran statuses.  

How to Apply

Please apply on our website: https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/CAB1003/JobBoard/d59175c7-11e6-466d-ae3c-348d82358dd3/Opportunity/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=4d768b0c-91ea-4ffa-a6de-850d01abbc56

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: broadband, cable, and technician. Salaries: 20,000 - 40,000.

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