Careers: Lead Telecommunications Technician

MAW Communications, Inc. is a certified Pennsylvania public utility headquartered in the City of Reading, PA. Through state of the art engineering and innovative deal structuring, MAW provides affordable, high-speed broadband and data transportation services to residential, business and institutional clients. MAW is a rapidly expanding company looking for motivated, hard-working individuals to join a team that is transforming local telecommunications.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position: Telecommunications Technician

Based in: Reading/Lancaster

Responsible to: Outside Plant Manager

Qualifications: 3-5 years experience in outside plant and fiber installations. 2+ years experience in splicing, fiber termination, and surveying preferred.

Hands on knowledge and experience in use of basic tools and bucket truck lift operations. Must demonstrate ability to read AutoCAD outputs, blueprints, and other drawings.

HS Diploma or equivalent

Experience with PONs, FTTP/FTTH networks, OTDR trace evaluations, VOIOP, and PA-1 service calls preferred.

Highly motivated, trustworthy individual with demonstrated ability to work independently as well as with a team. Customer service and basic programming skills a plus.

Bi-lingual (Spanish) capabilities a plus. OSHA trained a plus.

Responsibilities: The Telecommunications Technician works closely with the Outside Plant Manager to maintain and expand the existing fiber network.

Specifically, the Telecommunications Technician:

  • Conducts routine network expansions including splicing and fiber termination.
  • Responds to PA1 service calls
  • Works with Outside Plant Manager and Network Engineer to perform end-user installations
  • Interfaces directly with end-users to ensure a positive customer experience during installation.
  • Works with Outside Plant Manager to respond to any outside plant concerns as they arise.
  • Works with installation team on fiber deployment, including aerial and underground installations.

MAW Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all qualified persons, and will take each application into consideration without regard to the applicant’s race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual preference, nationality, marital status, age, physical disability, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by law.

MAW Communications, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to grow with the organization. Interested applicants submit their resume to jobs@mawcom.com.