Thread regarding Altice USA (Cablevision) layoffs

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Cable Technician/Installer
DCK Installations OPTIMUM CONTRACTORS
Newark, NJ
Job details
Salary
$1,500 - $3,500 a week
Pay Types
Paid weekly
Job Type
Full-time
Contract
Qualifications
High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)

Driving: 1 year (Preferred)

Spanish (Preferred)

Driver's License (Preferred)

US work authorization (Preferred)

Benefits
Pulled from the full job description
Flexible schedule
Full Job Description
Must pass a dr-g test and background check! This takes 2-3weeks for a background check and Id badge. You will also be catv certified as a senior technician.

Please read all the information before applying, Thank you for your time.

Cable technicians for Optimum Needed

Must pass a dr-g test and background check! This takes 2-3weeks for a background check and Id badge. You will also be catv certified as a senior technician.

Khaki/slacks as work pants and work boots are required dress attire for training, trial runs, and when you are hired.

Apple product is required as tech mobility the app that you work off of is only supported on iOS devices. Tablets, phone etc. needs to also have service. This is important as you cannot open/close jobs or provision equipment without the app.

Having your own suv or van is a big plus but not needed as we can supply one for you. Must be able to carry equipment and 28ft extension ladder. Your Vehicle should be white if possible.

DCK Installations 1099 employee

$1,100 - $3,500 a week depends on your production (how many jobs you close)

Paid weekly after your initial checks are held back. (2weeks)

No experience needed but is most definitely wanted.

If you have experience and are a previous tech with a tech ID the process is quicker. If you already work with a contractor after putting your two weeks in you can be hired.

Cannot be scared of heights you go on ladders about 35ft high on the poles to run new drops.

Cannot be claustrophobic as you do go into crawl spaces to run new lines.

Need to know how to use tools sc--w g-ns, hammers, wrenches.

Basic Installations of cable, internet, and phone knowledge.

You will be doing Disconnects, reconnects, service upgrades and downgrades, for residential single family, multi-family and/or multi-dwelling units. Every job has a different pay rate. Installs being the highest paying.

Job description:

*Installing Fiber Drops and Fiber Installs and service calls

*Ability to install and/or repair cable TV, High-Speed Data or Digital Services inside and outside of residential and commercial buildings.

*Perform upgrades, downgrades, pre-wiring and dwelling installations.

*Install drops, outlets, converters, cable modems, digital terminals and other cable system devices.

*Measure, record, and determine cable signals read off of meters 860, 360 dsp trilithic Or vex meter

*Troubleshoot existing services and elevate installations based on quality control standards.

*Maintain, secure and account for equipment inventory issued to you.

*Prepare regular, accurate, legible, and timely cable system records.

*Accurately educate customers on the use and functions of their services.

*Maintain a safe work environment by following established safety practices.

*Communicate clearly and effectively with supervisors and peers.

EXPERIENCE IS A BIG PLUS, BUT NOT REQUIRED.

WE ARE WILLING TO TRAIN RIGHT CANDIDATES (training usually takes up to two-five weeks). dependent on how quickly you learn. Fiber usually takes longer.

We can also assist you with all the tools, meters and vehicle that you need to have this job done properly. However, getting your own stuff results in your own tax write offs which is better for you at the end of the year.

Job Types: Full-time, Contractor 1099

Pay: $1,100.00 - $3,500.00 per week

Benefits:

Flexible schedule when wanting time off or vacations as long as we have a heads up.
Schedule:

We typically want someone who works 6-7days a week but five is possible.

Monday to Friday and weekends preferably six days a week. Sundays are mandatory.
Wednesday RAD (Where we are contracted with) is usually closed but sometimes has jobs for people who want to work seven days.
Thursday-Sunday is the most work which is the best days to make the most money.
Supplemental Pay:

Tips
Experience:

Cable Technician: 1 year coax (Preferred) not needed
Cable technician fiber: 2 year (Preferred) not needed
License:

Driver's License (Required)
Full Time Opportunity:

Yes
Work Location:

Multiple locations
Typical start time:

7AM
Typical end time:

5PM-9pm or whenever you finish the route given in the morning.
Pay Frequency:

Weekly
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
This Company Describes Its Culture as:

Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
Work Remotely:

No
You will be interacting and entering people’s homes daily and is a extremely customer satisfaction dedicated job.

Please contact me with resume through indeed before you can contact me to my email or contact me directly after fully reading this description and if you are truly interested We will set a day up for phone interview to see if you are willing to proceed with the background check, dr-g screen and catv courses and training.

Khaki/slacks as work pants and work boots are required dress attire for training, trial runs, and when you are hired.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $1,100.00 to $3,500.00 /week

Job Types: Full-time, Contractor 1099

Salary: $1,100.00 to $3,500.00 /week

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $1,500.00 - $3,500.00 per week

Schedule:

10 hour shift
12 hour shift
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Weekend availability
Supplemental Pay:

Tips
COVID-19 considerations:
Wear masks and hand sanitizer you are in contact with random people all day.

Education:

High school or equivalent (Preferred)
Experience:

Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)
Coax cable installations: 1 year (Preferred)
Fiber installations: 1 year (Preferred)
Telecommunications: 1 year (Preferred)
Driving: 1 year (Preferred)
Language:

Spanish (Preferred)
License/Certification:

CATV Courses (Preferred)
Driver's License (Preferred)
Willingness to travel:

100% (Preferred)
Work Location: Multiple Locations

Hiring Insights
On-going need to fill this role

Job activity
Employer reviewed job 6 days ago

Posted 6 days ago

6 days ago
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Mon-Friday this contractor shift is better than altice...

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Post ID: @Csjh+1h3b9kTn

When a well has gone dry and you're thirsty, how many times are you going to go that well before you realize you're never going to quench your thirst there? Done is done.

You each know much more than you realize and your skills and experience are transferable to other business' and industries. And yes, I know before you say a thing, you may not make as good money at first but that's just life. Do a good job and hang in and you'll move ahead just fine.

Nothing is gained without a little bit of risk. For the sake of your health, happiness and sanity...get to work finding a better way to earn a living.

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Post ID: @calx+1h3b9kTn

Contractors are the future of Altice and this is the proof. Nobody wanted to believe it, especially the union shops that think they're "protected" but here we are.

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Post ID: @7eft+1h3b9kTn

Lololol won’t kiss my bu-t good by Nor will I suck up to them I also left 2 years ago and live is so much better. This company is a complete waste of air and a joke.

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Post ID: @7xth+1h3b9kTn

not kissing my bu-t good bye. I left two years ago.

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Post ID: @6chi+1h3b9kTn

Funny it is on indeed, Pathetic the way it’s written, however kiss your a-s good by,

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Post ID: @6yee+1h3b9kTn

lmao it's not BS. it's on INDEED right now. dummy

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Post ID: @5cpp+1h3b9kTn

Appears no one wants to hear the truth YOUR DONE

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Post ID: @4ite+1h3b9kTn

Post is complete bullshirt.
Mods should delete

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Post ID: @1amg+1h3b9kTn

And 🙄You think you’re safe Pathetic

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