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Field Technician

GiGstreem

GiGstreem

Florida, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 25, 2024

OVERVIEW:

GiGstreem is a US based national Internet Service Provider, serving Residential (Single Family, MDU) and Commercial (MTU) clients with technology solutions in markets across the country. As a part of our growth and expansion, GiGstreem is looking to hire a Field Technician.

SUMMARY:

At GiGstreem, we do one thing and one thing only – we provide the most reliable, fastest Internet service on the market, with the best customer service – guaranteed! The Field Technician is responsible for the successful execution of in-field installations, maintenance, climbing tower sites to conduct repairs, customer installations, and customer support.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.

  • Install and maintain new fixed wireless links and infrastructure on buildings extending service to and around properties.
  • Survey new properties to determine existing infrastructure and serviceability as well as new launch surveys for quality control and WiFi heat mapping.
  • Recognize, practice, and ensure safety rules and procedures, as well as report any violations to the direct supervisor.
  • Testing/Troubleshooting network issues (Connectivity, other Low Voltage Cable associated issues)
  • Terminating Cat 5/5e/6/7 Voice Data Cable into: Jacks, 66-110 Blocks, and Patch Panels
  • Dressing Communication Closets/IDF’s
  • Pulling, Terminating, and Testing of both Cat5 & Fiber Optics cable
  • Install Wireless Access Point (WAP), wireless router (RUKUS)
  • Rack and stack Juniper switch
  • Participate in an on-call rotation with other field service personnel to provide 24x7 coverage for in-field support, troubleshooting, and repairs
  • Must have a strong and reliable work ethic, be willing and able to follow directives, and be able to work in inclement weather conditions.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • (2-3) years experience as a Wireless Tower /Low Voltage/Cable Technician
  • Valid Driver’s license

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience climbing towers, install waveguide, antennas, and microwave dishes 30-50 lb. load
  • Experience working with RF, fiber optic, AC and DC power cables with associated panel Basic Computer/Email Skills - Excel, Word, and Outlook Microsoft experience
  • Working knowledge in the use and care of hand tools and mechanical equipment
  • Installing Jupiter switches, WAP, and wireless router
  • Understanding of Wi-Fi/WiMAX technology
  • OSHA 10 certified

BENEFITS:

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Monthly Cell Phone Reimbursement

SCHEDULE:

  • Full-time
  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Day Shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On Call
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

Pay Range: $25.00 - $30.00 Per Hour

Location: Orlando, FL

GiGstreem is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to HR@gigstreem.com.