We are hiring for an Internet Field Technician for the Chico, CA area.
DigitalPath is hiring! We are hiring a Full Time Internet Field Technician for our Chico, CA location. DigitalPath is a Wireless Internet Service Provider (WISP) providing residential and business internet service in Northern and Central California. We specialize in bringing high-speed wireless internet to rural or hard to reach customers. Our mission is to bring a faster, more reliable service for customers that are typically unserved or underserviced by cable companies.
The Ideal Candidate will be someone that will:
Promotes DigitalPath’s core values along with promoting a positive and professional work environment by setting an example and communicating the core values and culture effectively to others. Ensure others are following the core values and fostering a positive and professional work environment.
Brings high speed internet and phone service to families and businesses in rural communities that are generally not served by mainstream internet providers.
Responsible for the fulfillment of customer installations, service calls, site inspections and maintenance of Wireless Internet Service equipment.
Performs all aspects of wireless installation for residential and business customers, including terminating CAT6 cable, setting up small networks and mounting hardware.
While there is a technical aspect to the job, this job is a physically active outdoor position. Applicants with prior cable/satellite/DSL/WISP will receive priority review. Others are welcome to apply, training is provided.
A Successful Candidate will have:
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Strong verbal and written communication skills, bilingual is a plus.
Solid computer skills with Office 365 and stand-alone applications such as, Excel, Word, and Teams.
Highly Organized and detail oriented.
Ability to use good judgement in solving problems and make sound decisions.
Must be comfortable working at heights, able and willing to climb up to 300 ft. with fall protection. (NO FEAR OF HEIGHTS)
To comply with safety and equipment requirements, body weight cannot exceed 250 Ibs.
Present a professional appearance, a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
Capability of communicating effectively both orally and in writing.
Proven ability to adhere to all safety standards and promote a safe working environment
Able to operate a vehicle with a manual transmission is a plus.
Valid Driver’s License with no more than 1 point on your record and no DUI’s.
This position offers an alternative work week schedule with 4 days a week at 10 hours a day.
Requires travel to worksite locations using a company vehicle with either an automatic transmission or possible manual transmission.
Requires sufficient strength and coordination for lifting, pushing, pulling and/or carrying up to 55 lbs.
Must be able to stand, walk, move, climb, carry, bend, twist, kneel, reach, push and pull as part of the job.
Ability to bend, stoop and kneel for 25 to 35 minutes at a time.
Must be able to use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear.
Specific vision requirements for this job include close, distant, color, and peripheral vision, depth
perception and ability to adjust focus.
PPE required for some tasks.
A post-offer pre-employment background check, driving record review, and arduous physical with drug/alcohol screening will be performed.
Benefits and Compensation information
Starting compensation range is $23.00 to $27.00 per hour for a new technician. We aim to hire skilled employees at $25. Anything above $25/hr. may require qualification with a skills test between 3-6 months of hire. With a $3,000 Sign on Bonus that starts paying out at 90 days.
DigitalPath offers a comprehensive benefits program to all eligible employees. Benefits include:
Health and Dental group insurance,
Vision reimbursement program,
Free Residential Internet Service (if you reside in the coverage area),
401k – currently 4% employer match,
PTO, and Holiday pay.
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Medical benefits available on the 1st of month after your start date.
Our facilities include an on-site cafeteria with company lunches/parties, and a dedicated game room for employees to rest and refresh.