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Home-Based Satellite TV Technician/Installer

at Dish Network

Posted: 6/5/2019
Job Reference #: 48386
Keywords: technician

Job Description

  • LocationUS-FL-Jacksonville | US-FL-Palatka | US-FL-Interlachen | US-FL-Melrose | US-FL-Florahome | US-FL-HOLLISTER
    Job ID
    DISH Network Services (DNS)
  • Summary

    Job Duties and Responsibilities

    Do you enjoy physical indoor/outdoor work, talking with people, providing customer service and learning new technologies? Are you seeking an opportunity where you have independence, confidence, and control your success? Are you a natural leader who is adaptable and willing to learn new skills? Then being a DISH Satellite TV Technician/Installer is your calling. At DISH, we invest in our Satellite TV Installers/Technicians. We provide classroom and on-the-job training as well as a van, tools, and uniforms. Our Satellite TV Technicians/Installers are responsible for multiple customer visits daily which could include completing site surveys, installing satellite equipment, ensuring a quality broadband internet connection and educating our customers on our award-winning DISH Satellite TV services. Bring your computer, electrical, maintenance/repair, general labor, cable, military, customer service and/or customer relationship experience to DISH!

    What’s in it for you?

    • $16.00 / hour
    • DISH provides our technicians with paid training, uniforms, cutting edge tools, a fuel card, and a vehicle
    • Progressive incentive program for providing additional solutions to customers - As you earn points, you may choose from thousands of rewards such as digital tablets, riding lawn mowers, or even airfare to Hawaii!
    • An opportunity to earn additional bi-weekly incentive pay through achieving your performance goals!
    • Have 3 days off per week – we schedule our technicians to work 4-day work weeks
    • Highly independent work with unparalleled promotional opportunities
    • Comprehensive benefits package including complimentary DISH Network service, paid time off, medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K, employee stock purchase program, and tuition reimbursement

    Satellite TV Installers/Technician Primary Responsibilities:

    • Conducting site surveys - determine the best positioning of our equipment for strongest signal reception
    • Installing cutting edge technology - place mounts, satellite dishes and receivers while ensuring broadband connectivity
    • Educating customers - review order with the customer and teach them the basics to use and enjoy their new service and equipment
    • Providing Dish Smart Home Services - successful technicians offer our customers additional services and products while earning incentives and building new skill sets that will propel them into the future of in-home services delivery

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    Skills - Experience and Requirements

    A successful Satellite TV Installer/Technician will have the following:

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • High energy, being resourceful, and strong multi-tasking skills
    • Basic computer skills; basic electronics and/or audio/video knowledge is helpful.
    • Strong customer service skills; friendly, approachable and motivated with a strong work ethic and high degree of integrity.
    • Ability to stand for long periods of time on a ladder, lift over 70 lbs at times, crawl into small spaces, work in all climates and remain within the individual weight requirement of 335 lbs.
    • Willingness to work flexible schedules including weekends, holidays and evenings.
    • High school diploma or GED preferred; college or technical/vocational school a plus.
    • Must possess a valid driver's license in the State you are seeking employment in, with a driving record that meets DISH's minimum safety standard.
    • Cable industry experience is a plus.

    Our Home-Based Satellite TV Installer/Technicians are required to have the following:

    • Minimum 5’x5’x10’ covered and secured area at technician residence.
    • Computer with broadband internet.
    • Ability to plug in all DISH Network chargeable devices.
    • Dedicated off street parking at technician residence.
    • Ground floor access for equipment (preferred).
    Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.