Uptime Communications, Inc. is looking for an experienced Low Voltage Cable Technician to provide assistance with the installation, termination, and testing of low voltage cabling for a 3 month long cabling project in Providence, RI. This is a 1099 position and additional work will be available if willing to travel. Please inquire if interested.
The ideal candidate must possess the following: Cable Technician MUST have experience working with various cables that include, but are not limited to: Category 5E, Category 6, coax, twisted pair, single and multi-mode fiber optic cables. Cable installation includes: pulling, placement, terminating, testing, and labeling. BICSI cert (current or past) a plus, but not needed. IDF / MDF, rack install, fiber termination and testing experience a plus. We are looking for individuals who will pay attention to detail and work efficiently under minimal supervision.
Pulling and routing low voltage cable in a new construction and existing structure commercial environment.
Terminating data jacks.
Installing support structures (ladders, racks, j-hooks)
Must be comfortable working from scissor/boom lifts if required
Basic scope of work includes:
Pulling, routing, installing and terminating structured cabling infrastructure in a commercial environment.
5+ years’ experience installing and servicing voice and data systems in a commercial environment.
Ownership of basic telecom tools: Punch down, snips, wire strippers, cordless drill, Hard Hat, Boots, Safety Glasses, etc.
Familiarity with BICSI, EIA, TIA or NEC Standards.
Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen, background check and to provide two professional references.
Reliable vehicle and valid driver license.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary
Pay: $35.00 – $40.00 per hour
Ability to commute/relocate:
Work Location: One location