Standard Installation Technician in Mount Airy, NC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 3/1/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  826299

Cable Installation Technician 


Apex Systems, the nation’s second largest IT staffing firm, is currently searching for qualified Network Operations Center Technicians to support one of the world’s largest telecommunications providers in Cary, NC.

If interested, please send an updated copy of your resume and the best phone number and time to be reached to


Position: Standard Installation Technician

Mt Airy, Madison and Siler City, NC

Duration: Open Contract

Pay: Flexible depending on experience


Must Have:

- Own Vehicle

- Extension Ladder (at least 28 ft)

- Experience using Telecommunications Testing Equipment for Cable and Broadband


Helpful Skills: (Plusses)
- Troubleshooting experience with Copper Cabling

- Broadband, POTS, DSL experience

- Experience with GBond and VDSL


Job Description:

  • Installs, maintains, and repairs business and residential customer telephone, wiring and internet services, outside plant, and special circuits according to specifications.
  • Handles routine and non-routine assignments. Communicates with customers regarding installation/repair.
  • Promotes and sells company products and features based on customers’ needs.
  • Presents and conducts self in a professional manner; promotes positive company image to the public.
  • Diagnoses, clears, and repairs outside plant facility troubles.
  • Repairs cable cuts and damage. Performs minor central office tasks.
  • Operates a variety of tools and devices including test equipment.
  • Adheres to safety standards and regulations.
  • Safely operates and maintains clean and organized service vehicle. 

 Minimum Requirements:

  • Demonstrated communication and customer service skills.
  • Strong math and PC skills. Attention to detail and problem solving skills.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of job functions.
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record.
  • Ability to distinguish colors in use of color-coded cable.
  • Ability to use equipment with maximum load capacity of 275 lb.
  • Capable of lifting up to 50 lbs, working aloft, and successfully completing required safety training.
  • Must be available to work assigned schedules and extended hours including day, evening, weekend, and holiday hours.
  • Required to respond to after hour call-outs. 

Minimum Education Requirements:

  • Associate Degree in a technical discipline and 3-4 years technical/telephony
  • Experience with 2+ years directly related to the job; or 5+ years of directly related telephony experience, or an equivalent combination of education and directly related telephony experience











EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.


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