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Communications Technician Jobs in Iowa

Choosing Communications Technician Jobs in Iowa with IES offers a unique and rewarding career path. Here, we're not just about doing the job; we're about growing together as a team, embracing cutting-edge technology, and making a tangible difference in our communities. Our focus on providing industry-leading training ensures that you'll always be at the forefront of telecommunications, equipped with the knowledge and tools needed to excel. In Iowa, where the blend of urban and rural settings creates diverse working environments, you'll find ample opportunities for advancement and personal growth. At IES, we understand the importance of a supportive workplace culture. By joining us, you're stepping into a role that goes beyond the typical job – it's a chance to lead in our industry and contribute to shaping the future of communications in Iowa and beyond.

Why a Job as a Communications Technician in Iowa is a great idea.

Opting for a job as a Communications Technician, or Comm Technician, in Iowa is an excellent decision for several reasons. Firstly, the state's affordable cost of living ensures that your salary stretches further, allowing for a more comfortable lifestyle. Additionally, Iowa's unique mix of urban and rural areas provides a variety of work environments and clientele, which can enrich a Comm Technician's work experience. With the state's economy diversifying into technology alongside traditional sectors like agriculture and manufacturing, there are ample opportunities for growth and advancement in this field.

Why Work for IES communications in Iowa?

Joining IES Communications in Iowa means becoming part of a team that values your growth and development as much as delivering exceptional service to our clients. We pride ourselves on being at the forefront of telecommunications, offering Comm Technicians an opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology and receive industry-leading training, ensuring you stay ahead in your field. Our commitment to creating a supportive and inclusive workplace ensures every employee has the resources and encouragement needed to build a fulfilling career. By choosing IES Communications, you're not just taking a job; you're stepping into a role where your work contributes to leading our industry into the future, making a real difference in the communities we serve.

Company Benefits

Competitive Wages

Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage

401(k) Plan

Short Term Disability

Compensated Industry Certifications

Optional long-term disability

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Illness, accident, legal, pet coverage.

Company paid life insurnace

Paid training & defined career path

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What will you do as a Communications Technician at one of IES Communications' Iowa Branches?

In Iowa, our dedicated team members across various levels of Communications Technicians and Lead Communications Technician roles are integral to our operations. Our Communications Technician I and II positions focus on foundational tasks such as installing work area outlets, routing cables, building closets, and adhering to safety standards, with the level II taking on additional responsibilities like troubleshooting and crew coordination. The Lead Communications Technician steps up to manage major project crews, ensuring compliance with budget and safety guidelines while serving as the primary customer contact. At the pinnacle, the Senior Lead Communications Technician oversees all project-related staff and processes, aiming for operational excellence and maximum client satisfaction, embodying our commitment to quality service and effective communication solutions in Iowa.


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What is the average salary of a Communications Technician in Iowa?

The average salary for a Communications Technician in Iowa is approximately $50,000 per year. This figure can vary based on experience, location, and specific employer details.

How do I become a Comm Technician in Iowa?

To become a Communications Technician in Iowa, start by obtaining a high school diploma or GED, followed by pursuing relevant certifications or an associate degree in telecommunications, electronics, or a related field. Gain hands-on experience through internships or entry-level positions to enhance your skills and increase employability in this field.

How long does it take to become a Communications Technician in IA?

Becoming a Communications Technician in Iowa typically requires 1-2 years of education and training. This includes completing a relevant technical program and gaining hands-on experience through internships or apprenticeships. Some positions may also require specific certifications, which can add to the timeline.

Is being a Comm Technician in Iowa a good job?

Being a Communications Technician in Iowa can be a rewarding career choice, offering competitive salaries, opportunities for growth, and the chance to work with cutting-edge technology. This field is essential across various sectors, ensuring stable employment prospects. However, like any job, satisfaction can depend on individual preferences regarding work environment, job duties, and company culture.

How much does a Comm Technician in IA make?

A Communications Technician in IA typically makes between per hour, and per year depending on their experience and qualifications.

Is there a demand for Communications Technicians in Iowa?

Yes, there is a demand for Communications Technicians in Iowa. This need is driven by the state's expanding telecommunications infrastructure and technological advancements, making skilled technicians essential for installation, maintenance, and repair of communication systems.

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