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Field Service Tech II - Alabama

Company: aventiv
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Welcome to Aventiv Technologies. Please watch this brief video to find out if this is the place you want to be! Duties:Repairs, maintains, programs and installs telecommunications hardware, associated LAN/WAN/networking hardware/software, various electronic equipment and wiring per specifications, codes, standards and operational procedures in correctional facilitiesRepairs/installs phones, kiosk, video terminals, WAP's, tablets and other required equipment within correctional facilities within assigned area of responsibility.Maintain and provide operations support for site surveys, pre-bid meetings and/or sales conferencesCommunicates with dispatchers to receive work assignments and provides dispatchers with ETA for arrival and departure informationTroubleshoots situations where standard procedures have failed in isolating or resolving problems while interfacing with multiple departments for problem resolutionRequired to assist in educating and training Securus customers, providing information to technical support and following direction given on Securus products & servicesProvide administrative services on as needed basis or when dedicated to a particular customer: data entry including PIN/PAN, blocks/unblocks, customer reporting, training, providing CDR reports, assisting with video visitation and burning recordings and/or video to CD/DVD per subpoena and testifying in court when requiredMaintains inventory of equipment and toolsManages and maintains assigned company inventories and assets (tool, vehicle, parts inventory, laptop etc.)Demonstrates proficient skills with telephony-pulling cable, terminating cable, trouble shoot wiring, loading configuration files, install and maintain all Securus equipmentKnowledge, Skills, & Abilities:Demonstrate the proficient understanding of the customers' service needs and work to improve the operation of their facility with regard to all of Securus products such as: Inmate Calling System, Video Visitation, Kiosk and/or Tablets - Working knowledge and the ability to learn of all applicable practices, standards and codes (electrical, cabling, fiber, wireless, networking, conduit, industry, and Securus equipment)Ability to work all tasks to completion with a high sense of urgency and the highest work qualityNegotiates alternatives means of resolving issues and escalates issues when necessary.Responds to requests from management and customers via phone, e-mail and/or with reportingAdheres to Field Service Standards and all Company policies.Must be able to pass multiple in depth background checksSelf-starting, able to self-train on telephony based product lineExcellent ability at multi-tasking, setting priorities and tracking issues concurrentlyStrong communications skills, written and verbal, for working with customers, dispatchers, technical support, specialists, other field technicians and managementMust have a clean valid driving recordMinimum Qualifications:High school diploma or GED3 years of installation repair and maintenance of telecom and networking devices.Experience working with Windows OS, VOIP, Adtran Fortinet, AOS, Cisco IOS and wireless technologyTelephony experience - including but not limited to: pulling cable (Cat3 & Cat5), terminations (110, 66, Krone, RJ11 & RJ45) up to 100 pair cables and troubleshooting wiring / T1 / CO dial tone problemsExperience and knowledge of network (cat3, cat5, cat6) cabling configuration, troubleshooting and installation standards.Preferred Qualifications:Experience in conduit bending (EMT and Rigid)Microsoft Certifications (A+, N+, MCSE etc---)Cisco Certifications (CCNA etc---)Electronics / Electrical Certification or Degree6 years or more of related experienceWireless technology experienceFiber termination experiencePrevious experience working in law enforcement or correctional environmentPhysical Requirements:Standing, sitting, walking, speaking, listening, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping and manipulating tools, typing, using peripheral computer tools. May be required to lift up to 75 pounds.Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.Salary and Benefits:At Aventiv Technologies, our salary and benefits are designed to fit you as a whole person. We offer a salary range based on experience and qualifications to ensure your unique contributions are met with our most competitive offer.$25-26/hour (depending upon experience)Health Insurance401(k)DisabilityLife InsurancePaid Time OffVoluntary BenefitsAventiv Privacy Employment Policy:The Company's policy is to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals in all of its employment programs and decisions. Securus Technologies, Inc., and its Subsidiaries will not discriminate against any associate or qualified job applicant with respect to any terms, privileges, or conditions of employment because of that person's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic or status protected under local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.

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