Comcast Headend Tech in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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* This position is per the contract *

Reports to: Chief Technician

Summary of Position: Performs advanced headend and OTN/Hub maintenance and troubleshooting to ensure optimal system performance and minimal outages.

Essential Functions/Duties:

  • Responsible for overall mainternance, troubleshooting and repair of advanced headend and hub systems and components.
  • Lifts and carries loads up to 80lbs, climbs ladders, towers and other.
  • Provide back up support for maintenance technicians when necesary.
  • Ability to perform system performance tests.
  • Advanced networking skills to include router configuration, ATM, SONET and digital transmission systems.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ability to operate digital and return test equipment and other equipment as needed.
  • Ability to read and interpret maps of system design and specifications.
  • Comprehend variety of service and related information/procedures.
  • Work in a safe manner.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Read, write and perform basic arithmetic.
  • Maintain punctual and reliable work habits and job attendance.
  • Maintain a good driving record and valid driver's license.
  • Remain calm and courteous when interacting with the public, customers, prospective customers, clients and coworkers.
  • Complete necessary paperwork and reports.
  • Support goals of the organization and work as a team player.

Education and Experience:

  • High School Grad or Equivalent

Recommend NCTI Course Enrollment:

  • Installer or equivalent
  • Installer Tech or equivalent
  • Service Tech or equivalent
  • System Tech or equivalent

License Requirements:

  • Valid Driver's license

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/H/V

We support a Drug Free and Safe Work Environment

10/15/00

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer