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Loxley, Alabama Full Time Posted: Thursday, 12 October 2017
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
General Responsibilities:
Performs field technical work. Responsible for routine maintenance and repair of CATV distribution system and HSD system and for turn-on of new distribution system. Maintenance and troubleshoot the trunk system due to equipment and/or power failure.

Specific Responsibilities:
* Performs any and all duties of personnel in Broadband Specialist I - III descriptions (with respect to both CATV and HSD services).
* Sets trunk levels, sets-up and changes out trunk amplifiers, calculates signal level losses in cable and equipment for trunk lines and distribution lines.
* Installs electronics and makes power connections.
* Properly uses, stores and maintains all test equipment used in system.
* Conducts system tests such as signal/noise, signal/hum, summation sweep, chart recording, return loss bridge, including monthly, semi-annual and annual tests.
* Assumes full responsibility for troubleshooting and repair of the coaxial and fiber distribution system. Prepares estimates for projects, providing bill of materials.
* Assists and effects interface for required revisions to strand and design maps.
* Manipulates connectors, fasteners and wire and uses hand tools.
* 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 28 ft ladder); uses bucket truck when required (after receiving certification). Works within limited confines, such as crawl spaces.
* On Call duty will be required.
* Other functions that may be assigned.

Preferred Experience/Skills:
* 5+ years in a cable field technical position.
* Valid driver's license; satisfactory driving record.
* Knowledge of client/server architectures, bridges, local area networks, wide area networks, and IP networks are highly desired.
* Knowledge of all residential cable installs, service calls, and Broadband Specialist I-III responsibilities. Fiber PRI, DS3, PM/DM activity, & fiber restoration.
* Ability to operate all tools and equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
* Good written and oral communication skills.
* Ability to work in all weather conditions and at various heights.
* Ability to work flexible work hours, including evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime as required.

Keywords: System Technician, Maintenance, Broadband Specialist V, Installer, Technical Operations, Technician, Cable, Construction, Maintenance, Telecom, Internet, Install, Home Security, Xtream, Fiber, Copper, Splice

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Loxley, Alabama, United States of America
Mediacom Communications Corporation
Mediacom Communications Corporation
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