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Are you a person who values community, loves to solve problems creatively, and naturally fosters connections with neighbors and friends? You might just be a great fit for the Pioneer Connect team.

Installation & Repair Technician

Build your career with Pioneer!

We are Pioneer Connect, a local broadband provider committed to providing internet, phone, and video services that keep our customers connected from the central Oregon Coast to the Willamette Valley.

We have an immediate opportunity in our Waldport location for an experienced Installation & Repair Technician.

In this position you will be responsible for installing common types of communications equipment for our customers including inside wiring, jacks, modem and fiber to the home. In addition, you will locate trouble source in outside plant and customer premise equipment.

This position is also responsible for:

  • Identifying assigned pairs at pedestals or ready access points.
  • Installing aerial and buried drop facilities.
  • Performing line and cable work consistent with industry standards.
  • Running acceptance tests at the completion of installations to ensure that equipment is working properly.
  • Performing proper bonding and grounding procedures at the member’s interface.

This may be the right job if the following describes you:

  • Customer-focused. When you are working on location with a customer, you understand that building the relationship is just as important as delivering the solution. Exceeding expectations keeps you energized and you strive to leave the customer with the best possible experience.
  • Safety mindset. You don’t take short cuts when it comes to protecting yourself and others. Whether it’s climbing a pole to complete an installation or crawling under a residence for a quick repair, you know that doing the job well begins with safety in mind.
  • Ownership. You are results-oriented with strong initiative and self-direction. You take pride and ownership in the work that you do but also understand that results are best achieved when working as a team.

This position requires:

  • A minimum of one year of telecom experience performing related work as a lineman, technician or cable splicer.
  • Familiarity with the National Electric Safety Code and National Electric Code as related to the communications industry.
  • Understanding of cable color codes and residential wiring.
  • Ability to access and understand computerized mapping records.
  • Knowledge of test equipment and the ability to identify the repair needed.
  • Maintaining vehicles and work equipment in clean and safe working order.
  • Valid Oregon Driver’s License and insurable record.

What you can expect from us:

  • Community. Individually and as a company, our employees take pride in working hard for the people whom we have the honor and privilege to serve. We are proud to play a role in helping make each of our communities a better place to live and work.
  • Support. Our work environment feels like a family which makes sense when you look at how long we have worked together! We love what we do and will provide you with support, every step of your career.
  • Benefits. We offer an insurance package which provides full-family, employer-paid health coverage and a generous retirement program. Taking care of you is important to us!

Since our founding over 68 years ago, Pioneer Connect has been overcoming barriers and thinking creatively to bring our customers the best possible services at an affordable price.  If you are ready to be considered for our team, please send your resume to hr@pioneerconnect.net

We look forward to hearing from you!

Cascade Employers Association is assisting with this recruitment.

Bookkeeper

Launch your career with Pioneer!

Are you a person who loves to solve problems and are looking for a company you can grow with? You just might be a great fit for the Pioneer Connect team! We have an immediate opening for an experienced Bookkeeper.

As the Bookkeeper, you will be responsible for reconciling general ledger accounts, preparing journal entries and processing biweekly payroll.  This position reports to the Accounting Supervisor and collaborates with members of the accounting team.

In this position, you will also be responsible for:

  • Maintaining accurate and complete accounting records.
  • Supporting weekly accounts payable.
  • Preparing reports for different government agencies.
  • Performing other bookkeeping/accounting duties assigned as necessary; this could include data analysis, reporting, and creating or updating process documentation.

Does the following describe you?

  • Capable. You have experience calculating wages from time records, preparing payroll and other payroll related tax reports. You welcome the challenge of accounting work and enjoy learning new things.
  • Detail orientation. If something is off in a spreadsheet, things aren’t adding up…you’re going to notice and fix it. Researching and resolving account discrepancies energizes you!
  • Self-starter. You are results-oriented with strong initiative and self-direction, but you also understand results are best achieved when working as a team.

This position requires:

  • Associate’s Degree or related course work required or combination of education and experience.
  • 2+ years of related accounting training or experience.
  • Excel spreadsheet skills including the ability to create formulas, tables and exporting and importing data within various systems. Knowledge of pivot tables required.
  • Experience calculating and processing payroll and taxes preferred.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

What you can expect from us:

  • Community. Individually and as a company, our employees take pride in working hard for the people whom we have the honor and privilege to serve. We are proud to play a role in helping make each of our communities a better place to live and work.
  • Support. Our work environment feels like a family which makes sense when you look at how long we have worked together! We love what we do and will provide you with support, every step of your career.
  • Benefits. We offer an insurance package which provides full-family, employer-paid health coverage and a generous retirement program. Taking care of you is important to us!

Pioneer Connect is a broadband partner providing internet, phone, and video services that keep our customers connected. Since our founding over 68 years ago, we’ve been overcoming barriers and thinking creatively to bring our customers the best possible services at an affordable price.

For immediate consideration, please send your cover letter and resume to hr@pioneerconnect.net.

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