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RTC - Plant & Construction Technician

Reserve, LA 70084

Reserve Telecommunication  - Plant & Construction Technician 


Job Summary:

Support the growth of the system by performing all phases of installation and repair of Reserve Telecommunications plant from CO to customers premise to include: CO connection, frame connection, Cross Box, line trouble shooting, Ped work, Trouble shooting, HSI, POTS, bonded, fiber basics, Prism. Coordinate with all functional departments (both corporate and system) regarding the optimization of overall business efforts.

Summary of Essential Job Functions:

  • Maintains/repairs and tests coax cable in an underground, aerial, or buried environment.

  • Troubleshoots problems that will require repair, maintenance, splicing, faultfinding, etc.

  • Splice existing facilities in buried, underground, aerial and building work locations.

  • Uses hand tools, power tools, and specialty tools, including specialty meters (e.g., multi-meters, volt-ohm meters, Trilithic 1G), in inside and outside plant facilities.

  • Performs testing and turn-up of subscriber lines.

  • Locates and repairs aerial and underground cable.

  • Locates, joins, repairs and rearranges cable and cable equipment in buildings and aerial or buried plant.

  • Installs, maintains/repairs, and tests residential/small business telecommunication service (POTS, Prism, Fiber and DSL).

  • Connects wires and cables to terminals, frames, and attaches/detaches various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, buildings, and poles.

  • Performs continuity and/or conformance testing.

  • Reads and interprets customer service orders, technical (i.e., mechanical, electrical, digital) drawings, maps, blueprints, diagrams, etc.

  • Receives service orders, worksheets (detailed diagrams describing nature and location of equipment to be installed or repaired) and repair tickets from supervisor or other designated employees and performs specified work.

  • Works with telecom color-coded wires and cables.

  • Interacts with customers professionally and courteously via telephone or on the premises.

  • Works well with others to achieve common goals and to foster a cooperative climate, as well as work independently in the field with little supervision.

Minimum qualifications

  • Valid drivers license, with a satisfactory driving record.

  • Willingness and drive to continually keep up with changes in broadband technology.

  • Strong communication skills ability to explain technical issues to customers clearly.


Posted: 2020-07-31 Expires: 2020-08-30

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