Cable Installation Technician

  • DISH
  • Rochester, NY
  • time-alarm-solid 02-05-2024

Cable Installation Technician at DISH

Company: DISH

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $20.50/Hour


DISH, an EchoStar Company, is reimagining the future of connectivity. For over 40 years, we’ve been challenging the status quo and evolving our company to anticipate opportunities for business growth, industry innovation, and greater customer choice. Today, our brands include EchoStar, Hughes, DISH TV, Sling TV, Boost Infinite, Boost Mobile, DISH Wireless, OnTech, and GenMobile. Together, we'll change the way the world communicates.


Our Technicians deliver TV and Smart Home solutions to millions of customers. As a technician, we will train you to lead the charge for a world-class customer experience, educating and connecting more Americans with every home you visit. Our dedication to customer experience is paying off, as DISH earned the J.D. Power award for being #1 in Overall Customer Satisfaction for the sixth year in a row.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Guaranteed promotion after 6 months with a $1.00 per hour pay increase!
  • Performance Incentives with the potential for up to $6,400 in your first year and $9,100 each following year.
  • Paid training, paid time off & paid holidays.
  • 4-day work week with opportunities to work overtime.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance packages and Health Savings Account.
  • Free DISH TV programming at a value of $114.99/month at your home, plus deeply discounted Sling TV and Boost Infinite phone plans.
  • 401(K) with company match & Employee stock purchasing program (ESPP).
  • Tuition Reimbursement.
  • DISH-supplied van, tools, and uniforms.

Our greatest benefit is opportunity with over 400 of our current technician leadership starting as a technician. If you have grit and tenacity, you will grow quickly at DISH!

As a Field Technician, you will be representing DISH in customers' homes daily, simplifying lives and consulting homeowners on smart home possibilities.

Skills, Experience, and Requirements

  • Aptitude to build rapport quickly.
  • Ability to work at heights, including ladders up to 40 feet, and in all weather conditions.
  • Ability to lift over 70 lbs.
  • A valid driver's license in the state you are seeking employment with a driving record that meets DISH's safety standard.
  • Travel may be required.

Employment is contingent on successful completion of a pre-employment screen, including a drug test and an acceptable driving record. Compensation listed may reflect a combination of hourly pay rate and location pay differential. This listing will be posted for a minimum of 3 days or until the position is filled.