Broadband Technician Job opening - Mont Belvieu state Texas ( Job openings )
Mont Belvieu , state Texas
( By Press Release office)
2022-01-10T00:00 - 2022-02-09T00:00 | 36 | 2
The City of Mont Belvieu, Texas is currently accepting applications for a
in the Information Technology Department. The City of Mont Belvieu is a growing community located on IH-10 east of Houston, Texas in Chambers County.
Under general supervision, the Broadband Installation Technician will be primarily responsible for the day-to-day operation, support and maintenance of the MB Link broadband optical distribution network. This position is a critical part of our technical operations team, which ensures the delivery of broadband services to our residential and commercial subscribers by performing PON test and turn up, optical splitter installation, optical network testing, ONT installation and light project work.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide quality internal and external customer service surrounding City values
Install, test and troubleshoot MB Link broadband services
Utilize network tools and troubleshooting knowledge to resolve network problems
Resolve issues at installation and on scheduled service call from OLT to ONT
Resolve issues post-installation and on scheduled service call with subscriber network issues
Educate customers regarding use of installed products; explains waivers, agreements, customer release forms, charges and billing
Determine customer's current service levels; inquires about customer preferences and needs; recommends service upgrades or additional products
Resolve or escalate customer complaints, as appropriate
Work with CSRs to plan daily route; requisitions equipment and supplies; stocks City vehicle
Meet scheduled appointment windows
Complete work orders and other documentation on paper and/or by mobile device
Represent City to collect equipment; secures appropriate customer signatures
Use small hand tools, power tools, PON meters, fusion splicers, and other test equipment
Maintain and secure City truck and equipment
Work on regularly scheduled days, as well as unscheduled days and beyond regular work hours as required.
Requires the availability for call out, including some mandatory overtime
May require weekend and holiday work when necessary
When applicable install, rearrange and reconnect fiber-optic service drops at MST or building terminals
Serve as a backup to any member of the Technical Operations team as required
Performs other duties as assigned
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma or equivalent (GED) with some college.
Previous broadband installation experience (cable, DSL, satellite, etc.)
Previous experience supporting smart home devices is a plus (Alexa hubs, Ring doorbells, WAPs, etc.)
Certifications are a plus (e.g. CompTIA, BICSI, SCTE, etc.)
Must possess a valid Texas Driver License with acceptable driving record.
Successful candidates must pass pre-employment drug screen, job related physical and background check.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Ability to serve the public and fellow employees with honesty and integrity
Knowledge of federal, state and local laws, statutes, regulations, codes, and standards related to the area of responsibility.
Knowledge of City policies and procedures.
Ability to communicate and interact effectively with members of the public and co-workers.
Skill in effective oral and written communication.
Skill in the use of standard office equipment and software.
Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.
Skill in resolving customer complaints and concerns.
Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.
Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work while meeting multiple deadlines.
Ability to process and handle confidential information with discretion.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, elected and appointed officials and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, familial status, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity and expression.
Knowledge of computer, networking and security concepts.
Knowledge of fiber-optic testing methods and procedures using meters.
Excellent customer service and training skills
Knowledge of basic mathematics
Knowledge of basic electronics
Ability to look beyond the standard solutions
Ability to prioritize and organize effectively
Ability to work independently and with a team
Competitive salary with a progressive step plan, paid vacation and holidays, TMRS retirement, paid health, life insurance, longevity pay, and a deferred comp plan available.
Interested individuals who meet the minimum requirements should apply online at
Applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted by phone or email.
Job description statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job title. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.
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