E-vergent provides wireless Internet service from tower locations in NE Illinois and SE Wisconsin and services thousands of customers. We are looking for a motivated individual interested in working with technology as well as people for the position of Field Service Technician. Installations are similar in concept to satellite TV. The outdoor equipment is similar in size and the wire is CAT5e vs Coax.
- Service and install network infrastructure on tall building rooftops, grain legs, water towers, and communication towers
- Service and install customer equipment on residential and business customer's roofs
- Standard hours are Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM with a weekly rotation for weekend on-call duties. In emergency situations, aka storm-related outages, hours can vary.
- Understand basic computer networking and how to setup Windows and Apple computers to connect to the Internet
- Must be familiar with broadband routers such as Linksys, DLink, Netgear, etc.
- Physically fit and capable of working all day outside in the midwestern weather.
- Must be able to lift at least 75 pounds
- Comfortable working on 40' extension ladders
- Comfortable climbing to heights in excess of 100' using Personal Fall Arrest Systems
- Valid drivers license and clean driving record
- Experience with Motorola Canopy and or Ubiquiti Networks equipment
- Experience with building/construction trades
If you were currently working for us you may have done the following in the past week:
- Installed wireless equipment on business and residential rooftops to provide internet services
- Provisioned new customers by assigning IP subnets and VLANs in appropriate switches and routers
- Investigated why a wireless link is underperforming
- Investigated reported packet loss at a tower site
- Checked network capacity and made plans for future upgrades
- Climbed a communications tower to service radio equipment
- Configured and installed VoIP equipment to deliver voice services to customers
The above is just an example of what you could be doing at e-vergent.
If you are interested in growing along with our company, please send us your resume and why you think you would be a good fit for this position.
PTO and Holiday Pay
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $16.00 to $20.00 /hour
• Post ID: 86423897 rockford