Telecommunications Line Installer and Repairer Jobs

Telecommunications Line Installer and Repairer Overview


Line Installers and Repairers are involved in the installation, maintenance and repair of telecommunications cables or power systems. Also known as Line Workers, these professionals may specialize in electrical service or in the installation and maintenance of communications lines, including fiber optics. They may place new equipment and lines at new construction locations. They may also replace existing equipment that is outdated or damaged. Positions may exist for Telephone Line Installers and Apprentices, television cable installers, electricians working for power companies or other related utilities. An individual interested in pursuing such a career should be confident in working with tools and should be attentive to details related to safety procedures. Much of the work in the field is in an outdoor setting, and a candidate for such a job should be able to plan for seasonal changes in gear and apparel needs.

Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers Education Requirements


A candidate for a Line Worker position should have completed high school or earned an equivalent degree or diploma. Associate programs in some areas may be offered at the community college level for prospective Line Workers. In some areas, these may operate in connection with local apprenticeships to ensure that professional skills are achieved. In other areas, an apprenticeship may serve as the only available means of training. Entry into an apprenticeship program may require qualifying scores on aptitude tests, completion of at least one year of algebra, passing of a substance abuse test and a minimum age of 18, in addition to completion of a high school education.

Line Installer and Repairer Job Market


Expected growth for workers in Line Installation and Repair will be slower than average at 7 percent from 2012 to 2022. Those specializing in telecommunications areas may see the greatest opportunities in connection with faster cable and Internet needs and growth. The employment of Electrical Line Workers will grow in association with development in communities with increasing populations.

Salary for Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers


The average annual income for Line Installers and Repairers was approximately $58,210 in recent years. Earnings were slightly higher for those employed in electrical line work, averaging $63,250 per year. Those employed as line workers for telecommunications earned an average of $51,410 annually.
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CONSTRUCTION WORKERS, CARPENTERS, PEOPLE WHO ENJOY THE OUTDOORS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY! Seeking motivated individuals to grow an innovative and customer service focused telecommunications company! Competitive benefits package including Medical, Dental and Vision coverage Supplemental benefits available, including Life, Accident and Disability Insurance 401(k) Paid Time Off Company Vehicle for B...
About CORDEV: CORDEV Inc. is a privately held small business providing Information Technology and Telecommunication support services to the U.S. Government and commercial clients. We are committed to providing Quality products and services that continually meet and exceed our customer’s expectations. CORDEV offers competitive salaries and a range of benefits: · Medical Insurance with a family pl...
Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corporation Goodfellow Air Force Base, TX
Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation Government Services (UICGS) , an Alaskan Native Corporation, provides variety of services to defense and civilian government agencies in areas such as engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. These services are provided through our holding companies, UIC Technical Services ( headquartered in A...
County of Ventura Ventura, CA, 93001
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Under general direction of the Chief of Network Operations, the Telecommunications Network Specialist III performs and leads the work of others in the installation, repair and maintenance of telecommunications/wireless systems and equipment, and performs other performs related duties as required. For the current vacancy on the Network Services Voice a...
Department of Veteran Affairs East Orange, NJ, 07019
Telecommunications Manager East Orange, NJ Duties: This position is located in the Office of Information & Technology (OIT). The incumbent serves as a technical subject matter expert in the areas of systems analysis, information management and policy planning. He/she performs a variety of special assignments, generally in long range planning, evaluation. The incument responds to data calls whic...
Description : Job Description: This is an engineering position in support of the Department of State (DoS) Vanguard Program, Service Management Office (SMO), Voice Service Line (VSL) TWD installations. The phone installation technician establishes communications systems by installing, operating, and maintaining voice and data telecommunications network circuits and equipment. Duties and Respon...
Holiday Retirement Corporation Lake Oswego, OR
. Summary: Responsible for all aspects of Holiday Retirement’s telecommunications strategy including planning, implementing, operating, managing/monitoring, modifying, and facilitating repairs to Holiday Retirement’s telecommunications infrastructure. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Design, develop and support voice and data solutions. Manage, coordinate, monitor and support voice and ...
Holiday Retirement Lake Oswego, OR, 97035
. Summary: Responsible for all aspects of Holiday Retirement’s telecommunications strategy including planning, implementing, operating, managing/monitoring, modifying, and facilitating repairs to Holiday Retirement’s telecommunications infrastructure. Essential Duties and Responsibilities : Design, develop and support voice and data solutions. Manage, coordinate, monitor and support voice and...
Armstrong World Industries , Inc Lancaster, PA
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has a job opportunity for a Telecommunications Specialist to be located at our corporate headquarters in Lancaster, PA. The Telecommunications Specialist is responsible for monitoring, operating repairs, installing and maintaining telecommunications systems and equipment in addition to troubleshooting any type of hardware or software problems to ensure that systems...
NANA Development Corporation Lorton, VA
Telecommunications Technician I (TS/SCI Required) - LYN00301 Company : Lynxnet Job : Information Technology Primary Location : US-VA-Lorton Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Job Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External : Ongoing Description Lynxnet, LLC,is a systems integration and engineering company with an established record of superior performance managing complex and long-term pro...
NANA Development Corporation Lorton, VA
Telecommunications Technician II - TS/SCI Required - LYN00303 Company : Lynxnet Job : Information Technology Primary Location : US-VA-Lorton Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Job Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External : Ongoing Description Lynxnet, LLC,is a systems integration and engineering company with an established record of superior performance managing complex and long-term pr...
NANA Development Corporation Lorton, VA
Telecommunications Engineer (TS/SCI Required) - FIV00641 Company : Five Rivers Job : Information Technology Primary Location : US-VA-Lorton Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Job Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External : Ongoing Description JOB DESCRIPTION: Perform daily operations, preventive and on-site maintenance of the non-secure and secure telephone systems to include inside cab...
NANA Development Corporation Lorton, VA
Telecommunications Technician I (TS/SCI Required) - FIV00627 Company : Five Rivers Job : Information Technology Primary Location : US-VA-Lorton Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Job Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External : Ongoing Description JOB DESCRIPTION: Perform daily operations, preventive and on-site maintenance of the non-secure and secure telephone systems to include inside...
NANA Development Corporation Lorton, VA
Telecommunications Technician II - TS/SCI Required - FIV00620 Company : Five Rivers Job : Information Technology Primary Location : US-VA-Lorton Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Job Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External : Ongoing Description JOB DESCRIPTION: Perform daily operations, preventive and on-site maintenance of the non-secure and secure telephone systems to include insid...
NANA Development Corporation Lorton, VA
Telecommunications Engineer (TS/SCI Required) - LYN00300 Company : Lynxnet Job : Information Technology Primary Location : US-VA-Lorton Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Job Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External : Ongoing Description Lynxnet, LLC,is a systems integration and engineering company with an established record of superior performance managing complex and long-term project...
Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our rema...
DRS Technologies Inc San Francisco, CA
DRS Technologies, Inc. DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, th...
DRS Technologies Inc San Francisco, CA
DRS Technologies, Inc. DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, th...
DRS Technologies Inc San Francisco, CA
DRS Technologies, Inc. DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, th...
DRS Technologies Inc San Francisco, CA
DRS Technologies, Inc. DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, th...

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Telecommunications Career Tools

Telephone Line Journeyman

Salaries

$49,920.00 - $205,920.00
Typical Salary for Telephone Line Journeyman
(10 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

High School
33.3%
Vocational
16.7%
Some College Coursework Completed
16.7%
Bachelor's
16.7%
Professional
16.7%
(6 Respondents)
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