Lead the physical installation of communications systems on all assigned projects. Work alongside the project team to ensure safety and quality objectives are met by adhering to industry codes, standards, and best practices.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Project Kick-Off Meeting: Verify understanding of the project plan and review all project milestones. Follow all safety requirements and project plan task responsibilities.
  • Executing Project Plan:
    • Lead and follow daily work project plan including safe work practices and requirements.
    • Assist in cable pathway construction, cable pulling, device terminations, and system testing.
    • Communicate changes in the SOW to assigned Project Lead/Project Manager and adapt project plan as needed.
    • Assist in creating project punch list, performing system testing, and finalize daily documentation completion when assigned.
    • Assists with the onsite training and mentoring of less experienced team members.
    • Serves as Project Lead when assigned.
    • Maintains a clean and organized working environment.
  • Closing the Project: Perform customer walk-throughs if needed, submit documentation on all assigned projects.
  • Post Project Meetings: Provide input to Project Manager on project management processes, procedures, tools, and best practices for improvement. Give recommendations to Sales and Engineering on improvement areas and project successes.
  • Service: Responsible to support Service ticket completion as assigned and provide voluntary support to CEC’s 24/7 On Call rotation.
  • Other Duties as Assigned.


  • The Technician III leads team while they are working on assigned projects.


  • 3+ years of experience within CEC or similar company.
  • 2 safety related certifications
  • 1 Industry certifications (i.e., NICET, Bicsi, CTS, etc.)
  • Industry certifications and trainings can/will be obtained during the first year of employment to meet the minimum qualifications when applicable.


  • Must have strong communication skills and general construction or mechanical knowledge.
  • General knowledge of communications systems, including audio, video, security, fire alarm, health care, and data networks.
  • PC proficiency (Windows environment) and working knowledge of Excel is preferred.


  • Problem solving, creative skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analyses.
  • High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.
  • High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.
  • The duties of this job require the employee to effectively speak and understand English language communications.
  • The employee is required to stand, walk, climb, sit and use hands and fingers.
  • Lifting of objects is required, up to 50lbs.
  • Reaching, grasping, and carrying activities are also required.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Although most work is performed inside, occasional outside activities are subject to seasonal temperature fluctuations.

“Essential duties and responsibilities” describe those functions considered to be essential to the performance of the job. All requirements may be modified to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

Communications Engineering Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to achieving and maintaining a diverse workforce. Qualified females, minorities, veterans, and disabled individuals are encouraged to apply.

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Des Moines IA

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