Current Career Openings


Agri-Valley Communications, Inc. offers a wide range of career opportunities within the corporation and its affiliated companies. As a telecommunications-based organization, our workforce includes specialists in telephony; network infrastructure, installation and management; various IT disciplines; computer repair, service and sales; customer care and service support; administration, accounting and clerical positions; as well grounds and building maintenance. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Agri-Valley Communications, Inc. encourages individuals to grow through on-the-job training as well as other job-specific educational opportunities.

Current Openings:

Field Technician / Installer


 
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Field Technician/Installer

 

Department:

Agri-Valley Services

Reports to:

TruNet Manager

Classification:

Non-Exempt

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary/Objective:

The Field Technician/Installer is responsible for all Agri-Valley Services installations and service calls as well as the installation of Thumb Cellular BDA’s.  The position works closely with customers to resolve service related and equipment issues ensuring high customer satisfaction.

Essential Functions:

  1. Install and troubleshoot customer connections on the wireless broadband network.

  2. Install BDA equipment at customer locations for cellular network.

  3. Perform pre-installation site surveys to determine service availability at a given location.

  4. Gather Customer Premise equipment from cancelled accounts.

  5. Provide second tier customer support as needed.

  6. Monitor performance reports.

  7. Maintain detailed and accurate records and documents.

  8. Provide accurate and timely reports as required by manager.

  9. Assist with the cellular and landline networks when needed.

  10. Perform job duties within Company health and safety requirements.

Qualifications:

  1. High school diploma or GED required.

  2. Successfully complete and maintain climbing certification.

  3. High-comfort level with heights, climbing ladders and TV towers, navigating roofs as well as confined spaces/crawlspaces.

  4. Ability to lift up to 60 lbs.

  5. Basic understanding of radio frequency preferred.

  6. Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively with little supervision required.

  7. Ability to work in poor weather conditions, including heat, cold, rain or snow.

  8. Possess good troubleshooting and organizational skills.

  9. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

  10. Meet MDOT requirements for medium duty commercial vehicles.

  11. Successfully complete pre-employment background screening.

Supervisory Responsibility:

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Benefits:

Comprehensive benefits package after 90 days.  This includes but is not limited to medical, vision, dental, retirement plans (after 1 year), paid time off and employee discounts on company services.

Travel Requirements:

This position requires a valid driver’s license for daily travel necessary to perform job duties.  

Work Environment:

This job operates outdoors in all weather conditions.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full-time regular position.  Hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

TO APPLY:

Submit a cover letter and resume to humanresources@avci.net no later than Friday, June 21, 2019.

Disclaimer:  This job description reflects the essential functions of this particular position; it is not a contract of employment.  All aspects of the employment relationship are at-will, including the Company’s right and discretion to assign and/or reassign duties and responsibilities in this position at any time.  Agri-Valley Communications, Inc., along with its affiliated companies, is an at-will employer. Pursuant and subject to applicable disability laws, it is possible that essential functions may be modified to reasonably accommodate disabled individuals protected by those disability laws. However, no accommodations will be made which may pose a serious health or safety risk to the employee or others or which impose undue hardship on the Company.


Agri-Valley Communications and its affiliate companies, Pigeon Telephone, Thumb Cellular, Agri-Valley Services and AVS TechTeam do not have additional open positions at this time.

However, persons interested in joining our team may send a letter of interest along with a resume to:
Agri-Valley Communications, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 650
Pigeon, MI 48755