Maintenance Technician I

Time Warner Cable Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 3 weeks ago

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Shift: Sunday - Thursday 12pm-9pm

JOB CODE: TMN145

JOB TITLE: Maintenance Technician I

JOB SUMMARY

Under close supervision, primarily responsible for preventative maintenance and repair of the hybrid fiber coax network (HFC), including all of its associated equipment in accordance with the company's Engineering Standards and Network Protection Policy.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Read and accurately interpret system/network design maps. Verify as built documentation; compare findings in the field with existing documentation and report findings following local process

Install and replace HFC physical plant network components such as coax, actives, passives, grounding systems, pedestals, riser guards, conduit etc., according to technical specifications; splice coax

Monitor and report signal leakage and complete repairs as required; identify and repair upstream and downstream ingress

Read and interpret equipment schematics

As directed, complete end of line network testing to meet technical specifications; regularly test all HFC network components using test equipment including: signal level meters, volt-ohm meters, leakage detector, Time Domain Reflector (TDR) and other related test equipment

Perform routine maintenance, troubleshoot and update records of standby power supplies according to technical specifications

Troubleshoot and repair basic distribution problems associated with RF, AC and DC elements of the forward and reverse plant; report drop related problems

Perform basic telephony troubleshooting to support medical no dial tones

Communicate with TAC/Dispatch to update progress on escalated tickets

Resolve system outages as directed

Maintain accurate records including time worked, daily logs, gas sheets, as required; properly record all required information on data devices and/or work orders, surveys, referrals, etc.

Operate company vehicle in a safe and responsible manner. Clean, maintain stock and secure assigned vehicle and equipment, in accordance with company policies

Adhere to company, industry, local, state and federal regulations and standards, as applicable

Know, understand and follow company policy

Communicate with Inside Plant (ISP) personnel to optimize plant performance and confirm resolution of repairs

Under supervision, optimize HFC optical nodes

May collaborate with construction personnel on new build and plant modifications, as directed

Under supervision, set up amplifier (unity gain) and complete distribution sweep (frequency response)

Perform other duties as requested

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, suppliers, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward and professional manner

Ability to work independently

Ability to prioritize and organize effectively

Knowledge of basic mathematics and electronics

Ability to safely use weight-bearing equipment (such as gaffs, safety harness and ladders) within the maximum weight limitations of that equipment

Ability to accurately measure distances, using tapes or other measuring devices

Ability to carry, climb and operate extension ladder (approx. 32 ft high and 90 pounds)

Ability to climb poles using gaffs, hooks and climbing belt as needed

Ability to differentiate between different sizes and colors of wires

Ability to dig in all types of soil to bury cable

Ability to make cable connections in tight spaces by bending, reaching, twisting

Ability to operate appropriate computer or test equipment associated with position

Ability to perform job from high places (i.e. poles and roofs)

Ability to use hand tools, test tools and web based tools

Ability to walk over all types of terrain in all kinds of weather while carrying tools and equipment, including gaffs, ladders, and fully loaded tool belts

Ability to work while standing 50 - 70% of the time

Ability to work with small components and wires to make cable connections

Education

High school diploma or equivalent work experience

Certifications and/or Licenses

Valid driver's license with satisfactory driving record within Company required standards

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Basic understanding of HFC networks

Basic understanding of RF, AC, DC

Basic understanding of customer premise network

Experience with splicing coax cable

Knowledge of company products and services

Broadband industry and vendor specific certifications and training (NCRI, SCTE)

Related Work Experience

Telecommunications Installation/Service

Coax and/or fiber network installation and maintenance

WORKING CONDITIONS

Work outdoors in all kinds of weather and at all times of the day or night

Work performed near power lines and electricity

Work performed at various heights above ground on telephone/power poles

Work and travel in inclement weather

Exposure to dust, dirt, noise, insects, rodents, pets, and cleaning solutions

Work indoors in confined and/or poorly ventilated areas such as basements, crawlspaces, utility closets etc.

Secondary on-call rotation may be required


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