Combination Technician with Construction Experience
Huxley Communications

Huxley Communications Cooperative is proud to be an integral part of the Ballard & North Polk communities in central Iowa, providing advanced telecommunications services to over 3000 cooperative members and customers. We serve the communities of Alleman, Cambridge, Elkhart, Huxley, Kelley, Luther, Sheldahl, and Slater. We are currently overbuilding Madrid, North Ankeny, and rural Ames. Huxley Communications began providing local telephone service around the turn of the 20th century and since then has grown our menu of services to include fiber optic internet and TV service.

Huxley Communications is looking for a Combination Technician w/Construction Experience. This is a permanent full-time position with full benefits.

Responsibilities include:
•  Install and support voice, video and data services provided by the company.
•  Locate and expose existing underground fiber facilities and identify other utilities after they have been located.
•  Construction and maintenance of new and existing fiber facilities.
•  Report and perform work as directed by the Plant Manager in a safe and timely manner.

Experience/Skills:
•  Backhoe, trencher, vibratory plow, and mini-excavator operation experience preferred
•  Fiber splicing experience beneficial
•  Installation and maintenance of Ethernet Internet Products or Broadband Services required
•  FTTH experience is preferred
•  Computer experience is critical

Additional Information:
•  Individual would be required to be on call nights, weekends and holidays on a rotation basis with other employees
•  Company offers competitive wages and an attractive benefit package
•  Pre-Employment Drug Screen required
•  Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) required for company insurance qualifications
•  Valid Iowa Driver’s License is required.


Contact: E-mail: [email protected]; Telephone 515-597-2281; Fax: 515-597-2899