Communications Technicians
Colo Telephone Company

Colo Telephone Company, located in Colo, Iowa (just East of Ames) has a terrific opportunity for the right person with a passion for cutting-edge communications technology to join our team.

Whether you’re new to communications technology or have ample experience, you’ll be key in bringing customers in our community face-to-face with the latest technology (voice, internet, TV). We provide FTTP with both Active Ethernet and GPON technologies to our customers. You’ll have the chance to utilize and build your skills and knowledge base from day one. Here’s how you will contribute:

  • Install, test, and repair of a variety communications equipment and assist with fiber optic locating and cutovers.
  • Investigate and troubleshoot technical issues.
  • Serve as the face of CTC during customer interactions and deliver exemplary customer service in collaboration with other technical and non-technical areas.
  • Use a variety of test equipment to isolate, identify, and analyze equipment trouble and take appropriate maintenance action.

Know it or learn it:  Computer and operating systems proficiency, Home networking topologies, Calix equipment (E7-2 and CMS), Switching layer 2 and 3, Servers/VM, Fiber splicing (loose tube & ribbon), Locating, Ethernet and voice cabling both residential and commercial buildings.

You’re not going to be traveling outside the area to get the work done but you do need a valid driver’s license. Ability to get along with others and work as part of a team is critical. Employees enjoy a generous benefits package that includes 401k, vacation, holidays, medical/vision/dental insurance, life insurance and wellness program.

Your strong work ethic and willingness to roll up your sleeves will be rewarded. Send your resume to our HR partner:
Colo Telephone Company
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Assisting Telecom & Broadband Providers since 2002!