Basic Information

Job Category: Other

Location: Seattle, Washington, United States

Date published: 17-Jun-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Wireless Technician
 
GiGstreem is currently seeking an experienced Wireless Technician to join our team in Seattle, Washington (98106)
 
Job Summary:
The Tier 2 Wireless Technician is responsible for the successful execution of in-field installations, maintenance, climbing tower sites to conduct a repair, customer installations, and customer support.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned by management.
  • 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
  • Installing Support Structures and J-Hooks
  • 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.
Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma or GED is required
  • Minimum 2-3 years of work experience as a Wireless Tower /Low Voltage/Cable Technician.
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Experience installing Jupiter switches, Siklu Radio, WAP, and wireless router
  • Understanding of Wi-Fi/WiMAX technology
  • OSHA 10 certified
Skills and Abilities:
  • Needed skills of 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
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Health insurance (medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance).
  • Paid time off
  • 401k
  • Monthly Cell Phone Reimbursement
  • Salary commensurate experience.
 
Please submit your resume via the ‘Apply now’ button!
 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!