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INTERNET FIELD TECHNICIAN / INSTALLER – Northern California

Have you been installing cable, Dish or satellite, and are looking for a change? Or do you have basic construction experience with a passion for technology? If you have the right qualifications and are interested in an exciting and challenging career in Internet Services we can train you to be a part of our team.

ShastaBeam is hiring an Internet field technician. We offer competitive pay & benefits.

Internet Field Technicians work outdoors daily performing physically demanding duties. Only applicants with prior cable/satellite/DSL/WISP installation experience will be considered.

The ShastaBeam Internet Field Technician will be responsible for the fulfillment of customer installations, service calls, site inspections and maintenance of Wireless Internet Service equipment.

 Position:  Full Time.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – INTERNET FIELD TECHNICIAN:

  • Perform all aspects of wireless installation for residential and business customers, including terminating CAT5E cable, setting up small networks and mounting hardware.
  • Handle tools and ladders in a safe and professional manner.
  • Troubleshoot connection or configuration problems onsite.
  • Perform site inspections using a signal test device to determine serviceability at address and proper antenna placement.
  • Configure and replace wireless equipment in the field.
  • Travel to job sites in surrounding regions
  • Some on-call & overtime required
  • Install and Repair battery backup system
  • At times electrical work will be needed
  • Other tasks may arise as needed

QUALIFICATIONS – INTERNET FIELD TECHNICIAN:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, bilingual is a plus.
  • Present a professional appearance, a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
  • Ability to operate a vehicle with a manual transmission.
  • Ability to lift 55 lbs.
  • Able to bend, stoop, kneel for 25-35 minutes.
  • Willing to work overtime/weekends and holidays if needed
  • Consent to a post-offer pre-employment background check, driving record review, arduous physical, and drug/alcohol screening.
  • A valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.

COMPENSATION – INTERNET FIELD TECHNICIAN:

This is a full-time position. Starting pay $15-19/hr., depending on experience. All tools required to do the job will be provided including: laptop, credit cards, hand tools, safety gear, uniform, and rain/cold weather gear.

Additional benefits include: Free Residential Internet Service (if you reside in the coverage area).

We look forward to hearing from you! Please submit your resume in response to this posting for consideration.

Job Type: Full-time

Wage: $15.00 to $19.00 /hour

Company vehicle provided

Experience:

  • Internet Installation: 1 year (Preferred, but will train)
  • Field Service Technician: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Basic Construction Experience
  • Severe Winter Driving: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Location:

  • 833 Mistletoe Ln, Suite A1, Redding, CA 96002

Service Area:

  • Shasta County, Tehama County, Siskiyou County

License:

  • California Drivers License (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: High School
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Motor Vehicle Record Check
  • Physical
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: $15.00
    Maximum Hourly Wage: $19.00 (DOE)