Fiber Optic Splicer - Denver, CO

TAK Communications, Inc. Denver, CO
TAK Communications, Inc., a leading multi-state cable television installation firm, is seeking full-time Fiber Optic Splicers to add to our expanding fiber team. Pay for qualified technicians will be based on experience, knowledge and abilities.

It is TAK Communications goal to double or triple in size within the next five years. As a result, we are seeking employees who have the knowledge, drive, determination and experience to help lead us there. Come join our team in an exciting, fast-paced and people-oriented environment.

Why choose TAK Communications?

TAK Communications, Inc., is a premier sales and installation company representing leading telecommunications providers around the country. Here at TAK, we understand any company is only as good as its employees and our employees are the most important part of our company. Our employees are the most important part of our company. When becoming an employee at TAK Communications, Inc., you are part of a team that looks out for your best interests. Our leadership team is passionate about mentoring and setting our employees up for success! We are proud to say we have countless veteran employees that are making their career with TAK Communications, Inc.

TAK offers great benefits including:

* Competitive Hourly Wage - Production bonus pay scale

* Company Vehicle You are able to take home each night *some restrictions may apply

* In most cases, routing begins from home

* Tools and test equipment are provided

* Only positive work, no disconnects or CTs, no on call

* Paid Training

* Company issued phone

* Paid weekly

* Health, Dental & Vision Insurance

* Sick Pay & Vacation Pay

* Life, Accident, Short Term Disability Insurance and 401k

* Great Management Opportunities

JOB SUMMARY:

The Fiber Optic Splicer will fix and splice our fiber lines. We need these employees to be skilled in fusion splice fiber optics; terminate; and test fiber optic.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

Terminate, splice and test with various different fiber optic tools.

Work as an organized team to meet deadlines.

Read maps and blueprints.

Basic computer skills preferred.

Good customer service skills.

Able to travel and stay overnight.

A valid driver's license with a respectable driving record.

Must pass industry standard background check, drug test, physical and strength test.

Able to work with a 65-pound ladder (unload, carry, setup and climb).

Able to squat, kneel, crawl, work in tight spaces and climb multiple flights of stairs.

Able to use hand tools.

Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.

Able to work 50 - 60 hours per week.

All other duties as assigned.

PREFERRED CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS:

* High School diploma or GED

* Good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

* At least 2 years of Fiber Optic splicing and testing experience.

* Power Limited Technician License is preferred.

* Ability to handle various tasks simultaneously, organize, prioritize, make decisions and work efficiently and effectively under deadlines required

* Must have basic mechanical aptitude

* Ability to learn quickly and apply that knowledge

* Adaptability and being able to work individually and in a team environment

* Willing to travel

* Must have a valid drivers license and ability to pass MVR screen

* Ability to pass background and drug screen

WORKING CONDITIONS:

* Work in confined space, poorly ventilated areas such as attics during extreme heat

* Exposure to dust, dirt, noise, insects, cleaning solutions

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

* Work performed near power lines and electricity

* Work and travel in inclement weather

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

* Ability to safely use weight-bearing equipment (safety harness and ladders) without the maximum weight limitations of the equipment

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

* Ability to carry, climb and operate extension ladder, (approximately 28 ft high and 75 pounds)

* Ability to differentiate between different sizes and colors of wires

* 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 the following hand tools: electric drills, hammers, wrenches, screwdrivers in the installation of cable to the residence and TV set converters

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

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

* Ability to work with small components and wire to make cable connections

TAK Communications, Inc. strives to hire, recruit and promote associates without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or veteran's status. TAK is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer. TAK Communications will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.