Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

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Occupation Description

Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers setup, reposition, or eliminate switching, delivery, routing, and dialing apparatus used in offices or headends. They also check or overhaul telephone, cable, internet, and other communications apparatus on clients' property. In addition they can work on the installation of communications apparatus wiring in buildings.

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Required Education

Postsecondary non-degree award
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