Combination Technician
Modern Cooperative Telephone Company

Modern Cooperative Telephone Company (MCTC) is looking for a full-time Combination Technician.  MCTC is a small independent telecommunications company that has been serving the towns of Keswick, Kinross, Millersburg, South English and Webster since 1957.  MCTC is committed to providing excellent customer service as well as the latest communications technology delivered by fiber optics.
Responsibilities include:
  • Install, maintain and service telecommunications fiber optical and copper plant and equipment.  Including but not limited to installation of fiber, inside wiring, routers and network terminals.
  • Locating and exposing of buried fiber optical and copper facilities.  Perform maintenance and splicing as needed.
  • Construction and maintenance of new and existing fiber facilities.
  • Installation and configuration of Key systems (KSU).
  • Report and perform work in a safe and timely manner
  • Positive attitude and professional demeanor with excellent listening, verbal and written skills, especially when dealing with customers.
  • Work independently in the field with attention to details.
  • A good driving record, able to work outdoors in all weather conditions and the ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Maintaining company grounds and buildings.
  • Ability to operate and work on service equipment.
  • Handle confidential information appropriately.
Experience and skills:
  • FTTH and Fusion fiber splicing.
  • Utilizing fiber test equipment (OTDR, light and power meter).
  • Backhoe and vibratory plow.
  • Knowledge of digital switch technologies, Ribbon CS1500, Adtran, APMax, Cisco, Fujitsu, etc.
Additional information:
  • Individual would be required to be on call nights, weekends and holidays on a rotational basis with other employees.
  • Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) required for company insurance qualifications.
  • Valid Iowa driver’s license is required.
  • Modern Coop Telephone Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
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