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Controls Technician Jobs in Iowa

In Iowa, Controls Technician Jobs offer an unparalleled opportunity for those passionate about the telecommunications and automation industries. By joining our team, individuals step into roles that demand excellence and innovation, ensuring their work not only meets but exceeds industry standards while fostering professional growth within a supportive community dedicated to shaping the future of technology and control systems.

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

Landing a job as a Controls Technician in Iowa offers the unique advantage of engaging with a diverse and evolving industry sector, ensuring both job security and ample opportunities for professional growth. Our state's commitment to innovation and technology makes it an ideal environment for those passionate about shaping the future of automation and control systems.

Why Work for IES communications in Iowa?

Working for IES Communications in Iowa offers us a unique opportunity to be part of a team that values innovation, quality, and dedication. As Controls Technicians, we're at the forefront of implementing cutting-edge technology and solutions, ensuring our work not only meets but exceeds industry standards. Our personal and professional growth is prioritized, providing us with continuous learning opportunities and a clear path for advancement within a company that leads the telecommunications industry into the future. Joining IES Communications means becoming part of a supportive community where our talents and contributions are valued and where we can truly make a 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 Controls Technician at one of IES Communications' Iowa Branches?

In Iowa, our Controls Technician Level II and Senior Lead Controls Technicians are integral to our operations. The Controls Tech II excels in installing low voltage cabling, control panels, and bending conduit, ensuring the technical aspects of our projects meet high standards. Meanwhile, our Senior Lead Controls Technician oversees project teams, managing all staffing and operational facets from recruitment to job completion, while also serving as a pivotal customer liaison, ensuring every project not only meets but exceeds expectations. Together, these roles embody our commitment to quality service and project excellence across our Iowa branches, driving success through meticulous installation and robust management.


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

The average salary for a Controls Technician in Iowa is approximately $60,000 per year.

How do I become a Controls Technician in Iowa?

To become a Controls Technician in Iowa, start by gaining a strong foundation in electrical engineering or a related field through either a vocational school or community college. Hands-on experience is crucial, so seek internships or entry-level positions that offer exposure to control systems and automation technologies. Earning certifications specific to industry standards can also enhance your qualifications. Networking with professionals in the field and staying updated on the latest technological advancements will further set you apart in this dynamic career path.

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

Becoming a Controls Technician in Iowa typically takes between two to four years. This timeframe includes completing an associate degree or certification program in electronics, electrical engineering technology, or a related field, coupled with hands-on experience through internships or apprenticeships. The exact duration can vary based on one's prior knowledge, the specific educational path chosen, and the availability of relevant work experiences.

Is being a Controls Technician in Iowa a good job?

Being a Controls Technician in Iowa is indeed a good job. The state boasts a strong demand for skilled technicians, thanks to its growing industrial and manufacturing sectors. With competitive salaries, opportunities for advancement, and the chance to work on diverse projects across different industries, it's a rewarding career path for those interested in technology and automation. Plus, Iowa's cost of living is relatively low, making it an attractive place for professionals looking to balance a fulfilling career with a quality lifestyle.

How much does a Controls Technician in IA make?

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

Is there a demand for Controls Technicians in Iowa?

Yes, there is a significant demand for Controls Technicians in Iowa. This need is driven by the state's growing focus on advanced manufacturing and renewable energy sectors, requiring skilled technicians to manage and maintain complex control systems.

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