Cable Technician


2020-10-12 20:18:27

Job location Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Trades & Services

Job description

Cable Technicians

Butler America Telecom is actively seeking up to 30 Cable Technicians in the MO market area. This is supporting a local cable company for large scale project.

Job Description:

Cable technicians are responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing residential cable television and Internet services. Ability to service feeder lines that provide cable access to several homes. Work on trunk lines, for an entire service area. Inspecting cable lines, laying ground cable, repairing poles and towers.


  • 1-3 Years Cable Technician experience
  • Must have own truck and tools including RF test meter
  • Must be able to carry a ladder on top of your vehicle with a safe ladder rack
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Smart phone

Job Type: Contract

Pay: $1,200.00 - $1,800.00 per week

COVID-19 considerations:
NOTE: Must be willing to follow states and clients COVID-19 safety measures.

Job Requirements:
  • Buried multi-purpose communications cable to include coaxial and fiber optic cable
  • Terminate high voltage power cable systems
  • Expose severed or damaged cable
  • Providing cabling documentation updates for cable management
  • Assess cable capabilities and serviceability
  • Installing/pulling cable and wire
  • Blanking panels, cable tray
  • Maintaining the cable and telephone infrastructure
  • Perform basic testing and troubleshooting of cable
  • Maintain cable installation records and schematics using database
  • Stop various types of cable penetrations
  • Preparing cables for pressurization and maintaining cable pressure
  • Install and maintain cable system power supplies
  • Maintain and install all cable and communication conveyance systems
  • Read and interpret staking sheets and cable schematics to splice newly installed cable in pedestals and to terminate cable in cross connect ; consisting of correctly marking cable pairs
  • Terminate and test low voltage cables and fiber optic cables
  • Installing data racks, cable tray, and cable management in IT rooms
  • Provide cable television, phone and internet services to subscriber residences
  • Provide or relocate cable and modular connections
  • Install grounding for racks, equipment and cable

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