Comm Certified Broadband Tech Job
Time Warner Cable - Richardson, TX

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Posting Job Title: Comm Certified Broadband Tech
Requisition #: 142757BR
Posting Location: United States - Texas - Richardson
Area of Interest: Engineering/Technical Operations

Position Type: Full Time

Posting Job Description:
Time Warner Cable currently seeks a Commercial Certified Broadband Technician for our Commercial Technical Operations Department. Below please find a brief description of the essential duties and responsibilities required to function successfully in this position.

Please note: Time Warner Cable requires applicants to complete an assessment as part of the application process. Only applications with assessments completed within 48 hours will be reviewed by recruiter.

Position Summary:
The purpose of this position is to install, upgrade, service and disconnect all offered TWC services to commercial subscriber locations in accordance with TWC guidelines and to the customer’s satisfaction.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Performs service calls by troubleshooting problems occurring from the tap (point of connection) to subscriber outlets.
  • Installs drop cable from pole (aerial) or pedestal (underground) and interior outlets to commercial subscriber locations and activates Video, HSD and Telephone services following TWC installation procedures.
  • Installs and works with coaxial, data and twisted pair phone cables integrating video, data, telephone service into new and existing commercial wiring.
  • Installs & troubleshoots analog and digital channel converters, cable modems, wireless gateways, multi-media terminal adapters (telephone service) and properly connects to TVs, computers, surround sound systems, DVD players, VCRs, telephones etc. per TWC procedures.
  • Performs comprehensive product and service tutorials to customers per guidelines utilizing documentation and checklists.
  • Performs upgrades, downgrades and disconnects of service.
  • Utilizes various test equipment (FSM, VOM, Leakage Detector, Toner, brown meter etc.) to troubleshoot and repair problems.
  • Utilizes cellular and radio communication to effectively communicate with supervisor, customers and OSC as well as utilize a wireless/paperless work force management device.
  • Performs product demonstrations and up-sells services at the time of installation.
  • Collects money from subscribers for non-pay or disconnect service.
  • Performs system audits to verify unauthorized service connections.
  • Maintains appropriate drop plant to conform to FCC mandate, CLI and system performance specifications.
  • Recognizes, practices and enforces safety rules and procedures when performing technical tasks.
  • Enters material requisitions and coordinates with warehouse for equipment requisition.
  • Performs standby duties as required.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.
  • Climb utility poles adhering to all TWC safety procedures.
Job Requirements:
  • Must have mechanical aptitude with working knowledge in using various tools and equipment.
  • Must also have map reading skills, knowledge of radio procedures, basic math and reasoning skills as well as the ability to communicate via email, two-way radio, and telephone.
  • Basic knowledge and familiarity with consumer home electronics such as TVs, HDTVs, VCRs, DVDs and surround sound systems.
  • Basic computer user skills such as internet/browser navigation and email usage.
  • Must have solid customer service skills, and a professional work appearance.
  • Valid Texas driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • Must be able to meet and maintain safe load limits for provided equipment, in accordance with TWC Weight Restriction Policy
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in CATV, telecommunications or electronics preferred.
  • NCTI, SCTE or equivalent certifications preferred.
  • Knowledge of installing and troubleshooting computer hardware, software, and peripherals preferred.
Education & Experience:
Must have a High School Diploma/Recognized Equivalent

More on TWC
Time Warner Cable provides generous benefits. Health care and retirement benefits are significant portions of the total compensation package at TWC, and we invest more in those benefits than most employers. In addition, we offer tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance, competitive paid-time-off programs, work-life resources, and discounted pricing on TWC residential products and services for employees within our footprint. Our hope is that, by providing our employees with rich and flexible benefits, we can help them take care of the people who matter most – at work and at home.

Time Warner Cable is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.

FCC Unit_TWC: 11551

Controlling Establishment ID: 00505 - Richardson

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