Tech 2, Headend
Location:
Elmhurst , Illinois
Posted:
November 22, 2017
Reference:
170349

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.



Job Summary:
Responsible for installing, testing, operating, maintaining, and
repairing headend equipment. Periodically tests all equipment and the
quality of signals throughout the cable network. Maintains required
logs, records, and other documentation pertaining to headend operations.
Installs new technology as projects and department goals require.
Identifies and plans capacity improvements. Assists in coordinating the
planning and development of work scopes and schedules for capacity
augmentation. Conducts quality control tests and measurements on new
installations. Works with moderate supervision/guidance. Is accountable
for individual results and impact on team.

Core Responsibilities:
- Performs advanced headend maintenance and troubleshooting to ensure
minimal system outages.
- Assists in the fault resolution of RF, IP, and Digital Video networks.
- Serves as a liaison to field operations and construction personnel.
- Identifies failing equipment through analysis of reports or status
interfaces.
- Works within manufacturer's rated weight capacity for all equipment,
including but not limited to ladders and aerial lifts.
- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work
nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and overtime as necessary.
- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Job Specification:
- High School or Equivalent
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- Technical Certificate
- Generally requires 2-5 years related experience



Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer


A little about us:
Comcast brings together the best in media + technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences.

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