Telecommunications Technician Jobs

Telecommunications Technician Overview

Also known as Telecom Technicians, Telecommunications Technicians install, maintain and repair equipment that has access to the Internet, is connected to telephone lines or carries communications signals. Their job generally entails a wide array of tasks such as rearranging dialing equipment, inspecting wiring, repairing malfunctioning equipment, adjusting equipment settings for enhanced performance and using diagnostic equipment to identify problems. In addition, they demonstrate and explain how equipment works to customers like private homeowners and businesses. Telecommunications Technicians need to have good communication skills to service both business and residential customers. Telecom Technicians are also required to keep records on installations, repairs and maintenance visits.

Telecommunications Technician Education Requirements

A certificate or associate degree in computer science or electronics is required to become a Telecommunications Technician. Aspiring Telecom Technicians can obtain the required education at a technical school or community college. In addition, there are organizations like the Society of Telecommunications Engineers and the Telecommunications Industry Association that offer specific certifications for this title. After hire, most companies provide on-the-job training for new employees to learn about the technology and procedures for specific installations and repairs. During training, most new hires work under an experienced technician along with attending workshops.

Telecommunications Technician Job Market

According to statistics, the industry growth for Telecom Technicians is projected to increase by 4 percent through 2022. Job opportunities will be with wired telecommunications carriers, cable, subscription programming and building equipment contractors. Most Telecommunications Technicians work full time including weekends, holidays and evenings. Some are even on-call for emergencies. Similar jobs in the telecommunications industry include Telecommunications Analyst and Telecommunications Coordinator.

Telecommunications Technician Salary

Statistics indicate the average wage for these professionals is $54,000 a year. The lower 10 percent earn $30,000. The upper 10 percent earn more than $70,000.

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Please email resumes to ***** This role will support, troubleshoot and resolve customer incidents and requests in support of Enterprise Messaging technologies. Monitor support queues and resolve trouble tickets based on Incident Management and Request Fulfillment standards. Create and update departmental process and procedure documentation as needed. Knowledge and Skills Th...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Avaya / VOIP Technician Philadelphia, PA Full-Time $30,000 - $110,000 Apply Apply Avaya / VOIP Technician Philadelphia, PA Full-Time $30,000 - $110,000 Apply Job Details Telecommunications Technician - Avaya Technician - VOIP Technician - IP Office - Installation and Maintenance Avaya Are you a...
Tri-Tec Communications, Inc. About the Company: Tri-Tec Communications, Inc. in Kent, Washington, is a medium sized organization that has a long track record of success in our industry. This success as a Telecommunications and Data Convergence Provider is based on more than 23 years of experience providing reliable solutions and solid technical support to businesses in the Greater Puget Sound A...
Job Requisition Number: 99291 Category: Network/Telecom Primary Location: Fort Shafter, HI, US Security Clearance: Secret Clearance Status: Must be Current Schedule: Full Time Type of Travel: Outside Continental US Percent of Travel Required: Up to 25% Description : This is a new Business Development opportunity to support the 9th Mission Support Command (MSC) G6 Army Reserve Network-Hawa...
Telecommunications and Tactical Satellite Communications (TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN, LEAD) - FT. Shafter Flats, HI.(99291) USA-HI-Fort Shafter Security Clearance:Secret Clearance Status:Must be Current Schedule:Full Time : Type of Travel:Outside Continental US Percent of Travel Required:Up to 25% Description This is a new Business Development opportunity to support the9th Mission Supp...
Key System / Voice Over IP Network Technician Business Communications Solutions (BCS), one of the fastest growing telecommunications/technology firms in the Evansville Area, is looking to expand our Team to match the growth we have experienced over the past five years. In 2014 BCS was awarded the Ericsson-LG Best dealer of the year award for the US market. BCS is seeking an experienced key syste...
Job Purpose: Establishes communications systems by installing, operating, and maintaining voice and data telecommunications network circuits and equipment. Duties: * Plans network installations by studying customer orders, plans, manuals, and technical specifications; ordering and gathering equipment, supplies, materials, and tools, assessing installation site; preparing an installation diagram...
Technical Support Specialist Growing Northern NJ Video On Demand Company servicing a national hotel base is looking for Field Service Technicians who will install, upgrade, repair, test and perform final check-out on STB (Set Top Boxes) equipment. Applicants must have/be: - Experience in Field Service Work - Ability to read, troubleshoot and diagnose systems from Schematics - Knowledge of CAT...
Position Responsibilities Commercial installation, termination, pull, repair and replace low voltage cables for data, voice and security cameras. Install cable supports, equipment racks and trays. Terminate data jacks and patch panels. Know industry standards/color codes. Troubleshoots problems and provides timely resolutions. Maintains a good relationship with customers; responds to their r...
Stay on the front lines of groundbreaking technology. Were committed to a dynamic, ever-evolving infrastructure and the hard work it takes to keep our reliable network thriving. Help support the growing demands of an interconnected world. Summary This position is responsible for providing customer support through hardware installations and maintenance of VERIZON provided Datacom and Office Syste...
Company Confidential Altamonte Springs, FL, 32701
We are looking for an experiencedNEC SV8100 / SV9100 Telephone Technician to service our Western Volusia and Orlando area customers. We are an NEC Dealer and have been in business since 1984. We have two offices. Our corporate location is in Ormond Beach and our satellite office is in Altamonte Springs. We install and maintain Business Telephone Systems. We offer: competitive wages health insur...
We currently have an opening for a Wireless Telecom field technician in Spokane WA. Responsibilities for the Telecommunications Technician Conduct routine preventative maintenance to insure equipment is up to par in case of emergency Play a central role in process optimization—in the form of expansions, work orders, site builds, and integrations Familiarity with RF engineering aspects of cell ...
About Us Veros Credit is currently in the process of a nationwide expansion! Our 20+ years of Sub Prime and Near Prime auto lending experience, combined with healthy funding lines have uniquely positioned Veros Credit for our next period of growth. Veros Credit specializes in the acquisition and servicing of motor vehicle retail installment contracts from its network of franchise and independent ...
This position is contingent upon contract award. Telecommunications/Electronics Technician (TET) Level 3 – will perform telecommunications Implementation installation duties at numerous global sites at various DoD facilities. The TET 3 performs site surveys and documents current site telecommunications configuration and user requirements. Develops on-site installation schedules. Mobilizes telecom...
This position is contingent upon contract award. Telecommunications/Electronics Technician (TET) Level 2 – will perform telecommunications Implementation installation duties at numerous global sites at various DoD facilities. The TET 2 performs site surveys and documents current site telecommunications configuration and user requirements. Documents configuration changes at each site. Proficient i...
Progressive Communications Inc., a leading integrator of IT and Clinical Systems in critical care facilities is seeking experienced network technicians. Successful candidates will have 2 plus years installing cabling, racks, electronics and other network components. Strong customer skills are required for daily client interactions. The position requires weekly travel and a willingness to work lon...
Progressive Communications Inc., a leading integrator of IT and Clinical Systems in critical care facilities is seeking experienced network technicians. Successful candidates will have 2 plus years installing cabling, racks, electronics and other network components. Strong customer skills are required for daily client interactions. The position requires weekly travel and a willingness to work lon...
SR. TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN (Financial & Management Services / Technology Services) THE SALARY: $4,553 - $6,411 per month. AGENCY SHOP AGREEMENT: Non-exempt positions are covered by Agency Shop provisions. Service fees and membership dues are mandatory. THE BENEFITS: Excellent benefits are available through a current cafeteria plan of $9,450/year which can be used to purchase medical, de...
The Telecommunications Technician is responsible for the installation, repair, troubleshooting, and maintenance of PBX and VoIP telephone and voice mail systems, TDM and SIP communication lines, audio conferencing, and call detail recording systems. The Telecommunications Technician will respond to day to day incidents that come up, and is expected to perform the necessary troubleshooting and rep...
JOB SUMMARY In this key position, The Telecom Technician is responsible for the ordering/tracking of circuit orders and meticulous record keeping of all reference material that we receive from all our Telecom partners. The candidate will be responsible for working very closely with our Network team to make sure that all new retail stores and corporate offices are operating without issue. The per...

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