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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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 - Communications Manager - IP Office - Installation and Mai...
NewWave Communications, a growing company providing cable television, high speed internet, and digital telephone service, is seeking an Installer Technician for the Blanchard, LA area. JOB SUMMARY Under supervision, performs basic installations, disconnects, reconnects, and service changes for residential and business customers for NewWave Communication services. Perform basic troubleshooting fr...
Telecommunications Technician We are growing and we need an experiencedTelecommunications Technician to join our team. A successful applicant must possess product knowledge, ability to work well with other team members, as well as a self starter who is confident when working on their own. Do you have strong customer service skills, with the ability to communicate professionally and effectively to...
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 ...
A Winning Goal. At the Village Network, one of Ohio’s leading private residential, day treatment, and treatment foster care providers, our goal is to make a difference in the lives of children and teens through the highest quality of service possible. Help us achieve our goal. Make a positive difference in the lives of our community’s most precious asset, our future, our youth. Network & Telecom...
Commercial Electrical & Telecom Contractor needs Telecommunications Techs for projects in Greater New Orleans and Lafayette Techs need to be able to: Run AV cable Terminations Alarm wiring Run Voice & Data Cabling Mount TV's & monitors * all LOW voltage work Monday - Friday - 6am - 2:30pm Must have experience with verifiable references! Must pass drug & background checks. Must have basic ...
We currently have an opening for a Wireless Telecom field technician in Salt Lake City, UT 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 o...
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...
Job Purpose: Establishes communications systems by installing, operating, and maintaining voice and data telecommunications network circuits and equipment. Duties: * Successfully install communications systems by studying customer orders, plans, product manuals, and technical specifications; assuring you have all neccessary equipment, supplies, materials, and tools for each job. Assessing insta...
Century Solutions Group, Inc. is an IT Solutions company providing information technology support and solutions to a wide variety of clients. We are seeking to add a highly qualified individual to our staff as Telecommunications Technician Job Summary: Responsible for providing onsite and remote support of client’s telecommunications systems and peripherals. This includes providing low voltage c...
Telephone Specialists, Inc. is an interconnect providing voice and data communication solutions to businesses in the East Texas area. T.S.I. can offer a total solution for customers communication needs by providing telephone equipment and service, voice and data cabling, Telco liaison services, and external paging and voice mail sales and services. We have an immediate need for a Cable and/or Tele...
I have an immediate need for a Telecom Technician (pref Avaya) for the next 6 months in Brighton Mass. This is a position for someone that can build and install phones ranging from; IP, Digital and Analog. Hands on Experience during install that understands how to patch, cross connect voice and data. This will have some functional responsibilities and understanding floow plans and utilizing Excel ...
Telecommunications Drafting Technician Job number: 151006 Location: Fort Leonard Wood, MO Position Type: Full-Time T&T has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Telecommunications Drafting Technician to join our outstanding team on Fort Leonard Wood, MO. Position Description: Under general supervision the Telecommunications Drafting Technician will perform general drafting including lay...
Job Title: Network Technician Company Name: Waverly Hall Telephone Location of Job: Waverly Hall, GA Responsible for supporting various components of the communications network including but not limited to installation and maintenance of wireline copper and fiber optic facilities, data networks (routers, firewalls, switches / hubs, servers, modems, PC’s, etc.), central office switching, special...
The CSI Companies is currently looking for a Telecommunications Technician for a large hospital in the St Louis area. Ideally looking for candidates who have experience with Avaya and or Nortel PABX experience for station move. ****This will be a contract to hire role*** Responsibilities include: Tier I incident tickets related to station maintenance and repair. Performs Work Orders on telecom...
TC (Total Communications) Chicago based company, in business over 20 years, seeking sub-contractors for Washington, PA based project. Work consists of custom installation of communications, such as satellite, microwave and radio for Columbia Gas throughout PA, NY, WV, & OH. We have been working in the PA area with Columbia Gas/IBM for over 5 years. Candidates must be willing to travel, TC will tra...
Time to get to work! Our client is in need of a Telecom Technician. This is a 6 month contract opportunity with the possibility of extensions. If you’re that person, submit your resume now! LRS Consulting Services has been delivering IT excellence for over three decades. Our reputation for quality, flexibility, and strong relationships with our clients keeps them turning to us to meet their IT co...
Job Purpose: All telecommunications technicians/installers not listed separately. Duties: * Experience of the following duties preferred, but are willing to train * 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...
Telecommunications Project Manager Telecommunications Designs is seeking a dynamic team player to complement its winning installation and service team located in Santa Rosa. Telecommunications Designs has successfully developed a comprehensive telecommunications one-stop shop to help our clients get the most out of their telephone, paging and data systems. We perform telecommunications work and ...
This position is located in our VA, Portsmouth facility Analyzes, administers, and maintains telecommunications systems. 1. Evaluates, analyzes, administers and maintains voice, data and wireless communications systems. 2. Reads and interprets circuit diagrams and electrical schematics. 3. Prepares detailed specifications and flowcharts for implementation of new internal systems or modificatio...

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