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Lead Cable Technician

  • TradeStar
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Feb 15, 2020

Job Description

Job Description

We are currently seeking career minded Lead technicians that are capable of running large scale commercial projects. This position requires advanced experience in the Voice and Data industry and knowledge of proper installation. Listed below are just a few requirements for this position.
* Positions for Lead Structured Cabling Technicians with 3+ years of experience in the commercial field. Technicians must have proper knowledge of ground up installation. Technicians must have advanced knowledge in reading schematics and running small crews of technicians. You will also be required to have experience with installing, terminating and testing fiber optics. Certifications such as BICSI, Panduit, Corning, Leviton, Comm-Scope, or Systimax are always a plus.

For consideration you must:
• Have reliable transportation
• Valid Driver License
• Proof of employment eligibility
• Be able to pass a criminal background check
• Be able to pass a drug screen
• Be willing to work in Austin or surrounding communities
• Be willing to work days, nights and weekends

We offer:
• Competitive Pay
• Flexible Schedules
• Matching 401K
• Paid Holidays
• Career Opportunities
• Referral Bonuses!

How to Apply:
For immediate consideration, APPLY NOW using our quick apply method or email us at auscable@tradestarinc.com OR call (512) 345-7827.

Other job duties include:
* Install and repair telecommunications cable, including fiber optics.
* Inspect or test lines or cables, recording and analyzing test results, to assess transmission characteristics and locate faults or malfunctions.
* Splice cables, using hand tools, epoxy, or mechanical equipment.
* Measure signal strength at utility poles, using electronic test equipment.
* Access specific areas to string lines or install terminal boxes, auxiliary equipment, or appliances, using bucket trucks, or by climbing poles or ladders, or entering tunnels, trenches, or crawl spaces.
* String cables between structures and lines from poles, towers, or trenches and pull lines to proper tension.
* Pull up cable by hand from large reels mounted on trucks.
* Pull cable through ducts by hand or with winches.
* Participate in the construction or removal of telecommunication towers or associated support structures.

Company Description

Our Company

TradeSTAR is a professional services company, specializing in providing staffing solutions for the low voltage and electrical industries. As a full-service project staffing firm, we partner with our clients to deliver solutions that help solve their most complicated manpower needs. Our services are designed specifically to help the commercial low voltage or electrical contractor. With several decades of industry experience, our consultants go beyond what the industry has come to expect from staffing companies by offering a real partnership, providing real results, and helping grow your business.

The company was founded in 2004 and what began as a small 2-man operation has now become a multi-million dollar operation serving hundreds of clients and thousands of employees. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, the company has expanded to include offices in Texas, Florida and Georgia, while servicing contractors throughout parts of the US.