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Working As a Satellite Technician

  • Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge
  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment
  • Getting Information
  • Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Make Decisions

  • $32,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Satellite Technician Do At Mastec Services Company Inc.

* Prepare for new installation and service calls by reviewing installation work orders, gathering equipment, supplies, and tools.
* Coordinate daily schedules with customers through regular contact.
* Drive and operate company vehicles safely in accordance with established policies, courteously and defensively.
* Ensure that vehicle maintenance and care is performed appropriately.
* Plan installations by evaluating location and access points to that location, laying out the required equipment and establishing a wiring plan.
* Establish satellite system by installing equipment, routing running and pulling wire, programming and calibrating equipment, and adhering to codes, regulations, and standards.
* Verify system functioning by testing equipment and connections, identifying and correcting problems.
* Maintain records by documenting installation, service, and repairs.
* Maintain and improve service level by listening to customer's description of problems; diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing problems; replacing and upgrading components; referring to schematics, manuals, and manufacturers' instructions

What Does A Satellite Technician Do At Comcast

* Troubleshoots and resolves technical problems phone, via e-mail, or by
* remote connectivity.
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* Performs hardware and equipment fault detections.
* Performs preventative and corrective maintenance on all company owned
* equipment in accordance with established schedules, contracts, policies,
* procedures, directives and guidelines in a timely and effective manner.
* Performs duties as required and/or directed by the manager or
* designate.
* Utilizes and is competent with all appropriate test equipment to
* support feed and technical operations

What Does A Satellite Technician Do At Via Satellite

* Establish satellite TV systems by installing equipment, running and pulling cable, and programming and calibrating equipment.
* We do it right the first time.
* Maintain and improve service and rapport with customers.
* Exceed their expectations.
* Sell DISH products and services.
* And make money doing it! Maintain a safe work environment.
* Safety is our number one priority.
* Maintain and manage company vehicle, inventory, and equipment.
* Educate customers on the features and benefits of their installed system.
* You re the expert.
* Requirements Must be 21 years of age or older.
* Must possess a valid U
* S. Driver License.
* High School Diploma or GED.
* Successful completion of motor vehicle, drug/substance and criminal background screenings.
* Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
* Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds and climb ladders up to 40 feet in height.
* Must be able to work in tight spaces including attics and crawlspaces.
* Must be willing to work outside in all weather conditions.
* Via Satellite, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law Associated topics: cable, consumer, contract, directv, equipment, operations, satellite, secret, system

What Does A Satellite Technician Do At Dish Network

* Do you enjoy physical indoor/outdoor work, talking with people, providing customer service and learning new technologies? Are you seeking an opportunity where you have independence, confidence, and control your success? Are you a natural leader who is adaptable and willing to learn new skills? Then being a DISH Satellite TV Technician/Installer is your calling.
* At DISH, we invest in our Satellite TV Installers/Technicians.
* We provide classroom and on-the-job training as well as a van, tools, and uniforms.
* Our Satellite TV Technicians/Installers are responsible for multiple customer visits daily which could include completing site surveys, installing satellite equipment, ensuring a quality broadband internet connection and educating our customers on our award winning DISH Satellite TV services.
* Bring your computer, electrical, maintenance/repair, general labor, cable, military, customer service and/or customer relationship experience to DISH!What---s in it for you?
* Competitive hourly and overtime wages plus DISH provides our technicians with paid training, uniforms, cutting edge tools, a fuel card, and a vehicle
* Progressive incentive program for providing additional solutions to customers
* As you earn points, you may choose from thousands of rewards such as digital tablets, riding lawn mowers, or even airfare to Hawaii!
* An opportunity to earn additional bi-weekly incentive pay through achieving your performance goals!
* Have 3 days off per week --- we schedule our technicians to work 4 day work weeks
* Highly independent work with unparalleled promotional opportunities
* Comprehensive benefits package including complimentary DISH Network service, paid time off, medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K, employee stock purchase program, and tuition reimbursement Satellite TV Installers/Technician Primary Responsibilities:
* Conducting site surveys - determine the best positioning of our equipment for strongest signal reception
* Installing cutting edge technology - place mounts, satellite dishes and receivers while ensuring broadband connectivity
* Educating customers - review order with the customer and teach them the basics to use and enjoy their new service and equipment
* Providing Dish Smart Home Services - successful technicians have the opportunity to offer our customers additional services and products while earning incentives and building new skill sets that will propel them into the future of in-home services delivery
* For more information, please click here

What Does A Satellite Technician Do At Iowa Employer

* Inventoryimaintain accurate inventory and equipment for installations, service calls and troubleshooting
* Site surveyidetermine the best positioning of our equipment for the strongest signal reception
* Equipment installationiplace mounts, satellite dishes and receivers while ensuring broadband connectivity
* Customer educationireview order with customers and teach them the basics to use and enjoy their new service equipment
* Customer Serviceioffer customers additional services and products while earning incentives and building new

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Satellite Technician Career Paths

Satellite Technician
Assistant Manager Manager
Owner
7 Yearsyrs
Assistant Manager Manager Operations Manager
Project Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Assistant Manager Assistant Store Manager Manager
Service Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Supervisor Operations Manager Project Manager
Product Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Supervisor Project Manager
Information Technology Director
10 Yearsyrs
Supervisor Office Manager Owner/Operator
General Contractor
5 Yearsyrs
Owner/Operator Owner/Manager Service Manager
Information Technology Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Owner/Operator Maintenance Manager Production Manager
Technical Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Owner Co-Founder Information Technology Project Manager
Information Technology Technical Services Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Owner Project Superintendent Quality Control Manager
Technical Services Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Owner Construction Superintendent Field Manager
Field Operation Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Store Manager Production Manager Technical Manager
Chief Technologist
7 Yearsyrs
Lead Technician
Maintenance Supervisor
7 Yearsyrs
Lead Technician Project Leader Group Leader
Laboratory Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Store Manager Product Manager Product Management Director
Chief Product Officer
6 Yearsyrs
Lead Technician Service Technician Lead Lead Mechanic
Maintenance Lead Technician
7 Yearsyrs
Service Technician Lead Lead Mechanic Maintenance Lead Technician
Maintenance Lead Person
6 Yearsyrs
Senior Field Engineer Senior Service Technician
Service Technician Lead
6 Yearsyrs
Senior Field Engineer
Senior Service Technician
6 Yearsyrs
Senior Electronics Technician Electrical Supervisor
Lead Maintenance Electrician
7 Yearsyrs
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Average Yearly Salary
$32,000
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$28,000
Min 10%
$32,000
Median 50%
$32,000
Median 50%
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$32,000
Median 50%
$32,000
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$32,000
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$32,000
Median 50%
$38,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
EchoStar
Highest Paying City
Salisbury, MD
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Avg Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does a Satellite Technician make at top companies?
The national average salary for a Satellite Technician in the United States is $32,719 per year or $16 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $28,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $38,000.

Top Skills for A Satellite Technician

  1. Customer Service
  2. Directv Satellite
  3. Satellite TV Systems
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Provided top level customer services by communicating to customers estimated arrival time, review order as well as troubleshooting with customer.
  • Install and service DirecTV satellite television systems for residential and commercial accounts.
  • Maintain knowledge of digital satellite TV systems and equipment, including telecommunications and internet service connections.
  • Installed Satellite Visual Communication Systems, Performed Trouble Shooting and Quality Assurance Upgrading while Providing Customer Service
  • Satellite installation and service Hook-up various audiovisual equipment Satellite internet service and repair

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Top 10 Best States for Satellite Technicians

  1. Alaska
  2. Rhode Island
  3. Connecticut
  4. Maine
  5. Pennsylvania
  6. West Virginia
  7. New Jersey
  8. Delaware
  9. Nevada
  10. New Hampshire
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Satellite Technician Demographics

Gender

Male

88.1%

Unknown

7.1%

Female

4.8%
Ethnicity

White

61.4%

Hispanic or Latino

16.3%

Black or African American

13.1%

Asian

6.0%

Unknown

3.2%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

68.7%

German

6.0%

French

6.0%

Italian

4.5%

Carrier

3.0%

Hindi

1.5%

Dutch

1.5%

Dari

1.5%

Persian

1.5%

Armenian

1.5%

Arabic

1.5%

Korean

1.5%

Thai

1.5%
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Satellite Technician Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

25.2%

The Academy

6.6%

Community College of the Air Force

6.6%

American InterContinental University

6.6%

Liberty University

6.6%

ECPI University

5.4%

Ashford University

4.1%

A-Technical College

3.7%

Central Texas College

3.7%

Full Sail University

3.3%

Kaplan University

3.3%

Tidewater Community College

3.3%

Heald College - Central Administrative Office

2.9%

Modesto Junior College

2.9%

Calhoun Community College

2.9%

Southern New Hampshire University

2.9%

Hinds Community College

2.5%

Texas State Technical College - Waco

2.5%

Grambling State University

2.5%

Augusta Technical College

2.5%
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Majors

Business

15.9%

Electrical Engineering

11.9%

Electrical Engineering Technology

8.8%

Computer Science

7.8%

Criminal Justice

7.2%

Computer Networking

6.1%

Information Technology

6.0%

General Studies

5.8%

Computer Information Systems

4.5%

Automotive Technology

3.9%

Communication

3.6%

Psychology

2.4%

Engineering

2.3%

Education

2.1%

Accounting

2.1%

Precision Metal Working

2.0%

Computer Engineering

2.0%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

2.0%

Management

1.9%

Drafting And Design

1.8%
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Degrees

Other

38.7%

Associate

25.4%

Bachelors

20.4%

Certificate

8.1%

Masters

3.3%

Diploma

3.2%

License

0.6%

Doctorate

0.2%
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