OUTSIDE PLANT INSPECTION TECHNICIAN

At Mid Century, we believe our employees are our biggest asset. Our team brings the Mid Century mission to life because our team members live, work, play and volunteer in our communities. We are enthusiastic about being involved and supporting each community.

Mid Century has created a workplace that values their employees and encourages them to submit ideas and suggestions.

What’s it about: Meeting and making many new friends as you explore communities to determine the best placement of the fiber drop to the home or business with the least amount of disturbance to the yard. You will work closely with many different teams of Mid Century and contractors.

If you enjoy meeting new people, being outside, and can work independently this would be a great position for you, and we would like to meet you.   

A Day in the Life of an Inspection/Staking Technician:

  • Check the work queue to see how many new acquaintances you will meet that day.
  • You will meet with customers and together decide on the best route for a service drop to be placed with the least amount of disturbance to the yard.
  • Display your artistic side by drawing a map of the yard indicating the proposed drop location and any buried items that are not major utilities, J.U.L.I.E. will care for marking these.
  • Talk about Mid Century products, services, the drop process, and yard restoration.
  • May require some heavy lifting.
  • Create a safe work environment by being knowledgeable of and enforcing all state, local, OSHA and Mid Century safety policies.
  • Operate and maintain company equipment and vehicles by inspecting conditions daily and maintaining a valid driver’s license.
  • Maintain complete confidentiality of all privileged information and operational data in accordance with company policy.
  • Exercise proper use and care of company-issued equipment, tools, and vehicles.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Here’s What You Will Bring to the Team:

  • Knowledge of telecommunication construction and cable installation practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of voice communications and digital technology.
  • Skill in reading cable records, staking sheets, specifications, and circuit diagrams.
  • Ability to assess problems, research alternatives and pursue acceptable solutions while remaining within company guidelines.
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and make sound, technical decisions using information at hand.
  • Work effectively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Positive attitude, dependability, and strong work ethic.

Mid Century Employee Perks:

  • Discounted Mid Century Fiber internet service.
  • No need to go shopping, we supply t-shirts, sweatshirts, jackets, and hats.
  • Retirement Plan: The fiber future is not the only one we care about. We offer 401K savings plan with employer contribution.
  • Health and Wellness: Participate in wellness challenges and earn gift cards.
  • Benefits: Medical and Vision with low employee costs.
  • Time Off: Paid leave day, sick leave days and holidays.
  • Volunteer Program Incentive.

 

Mid Century is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Email resume to jobs@midcentury.com or mail to Human Resources; Mid Century Communications; PO Box 380; Fairview, IL  61432.

posted 5/5/2022

FIBER DROP TECHNICIAN

At Mid Century, we believe our employees are our biggest asset. Our team brings the Mid Century mission to life because our team members live, work, play and volunteer in our communities. We are enthusiastic about being involved and supporting each community.

Mid Century has created a workplace that values their employees and encourages them to submit ideas and suggestions.

Here is the Scoop: Every day on the Mid Century Construction Team is a brand-new day. No two homes or businesses are alike so installing fiber requires flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing conditions.

If you enjoy being outside whether it is cold, hot, sunny, or rainy and you do not want to be stuck inside, this would be the right position for you. we would like to meet you. Although knowledge, experience, a CDL license, operation of heavy equipment and telecommunication construction are preferred but not required. We feel character is just as important and look for those that have common sense and core values.

A Day in the Life of a Fiber Drop Technician:

  • Start your day at our Oak Run Facility in Dahinda knowing it will not be typical, as new task arise and the weather can change.
  • Operate equipment needed to place fiber optic cable.
  • Yard and landscaping restoration.
  • Flexibility is a must… Whether working alone or with your team you will be expected to work efficiently and productively.
  • Select materials and tools you will need for the day.
  • Secure necessary locates through J.U.L.I.E. 1-call system before starting.
  • Document the location of the fiber drop.
  • Provide a safe work environment by being knowledgeable of and enforcing all state, local, OSHA and Mid Century safety policies.
  • Operate and maintain company equipment and vehicles by inspecting conditions daily and maintaining a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to accept periodic assignments away from your immediate home office area based on client and business needs as well as project scope.
  • Expect some heavy lifting.
  • Other duties as assigned.
 

Here’s What You Will Bring to the Team:

  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions.
  • Ability to operate company equipment and vehicles and maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends occasionally.
  • Ability to report to alternate office locations.
 

Mid Century Employee Perks:

  • Discounted Mid Century Fiber internet service.
  • No need to go shopping, we supply t-shirts, sweatshirts, jackets, and hats.
  • Retirement Plan: The fiber future is not the only one we care about. We offer 401K savings plan with employer contribution.
  • Health and Wellness: Participate in wellness challenges and earn gift cards.
  • Benefits: Medical and Vision with low employee costs.
  • Time Off: Paid leave day, sick leave days and holidays.
  • Volunteer Program Incentive.
 

Mid Century is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

posted  04/27/22

Email resume to jobs@midcentury.com or mail to Human Resources; Mid Century Communications; PO Box 380; Fairview, IL  61432.  Equal Opportunity Employer.

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