Lead Field Installation Technician - Wrangell or Remote (Limited to Southeast Alaska)

Tribal Development · Wrangell, Alaska
Department Tribal Development
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation $32.55 - $41.50


Lead Field Installation Technician



Job Class: Technician

Department: Tribal Development/Broadband

Type of Position: Non-Exempt

Location of Work: Remote (Limited to Southeast Alaska)/Wrangell, AK

Covered Position: Yes

Salary Grade(s): 11-12

Prepared by: M. Bruce/K. Johnson

Hours of Work: M-F, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Employment Category: Regular, Full-Time

Effective Date: 06.01.2022



Incumbent will require program documentation and implementation, implementing safety protocol, overseeing other field techs, and ensuring they are following safety regulations as well as serving the customers. Implement customer home network by providing installation, technical assistance, and training support via phone, in-person, or remotely related to the home network, computer systems, hardware, and software.


Reports To: Office Coordinator – Broadband/Tidal Network

Supervises: May supervise up to 2 FTE

Liaison To: Customers



  • Assist in the design, development, and implementation of additional computer training curricula and digital literacy training
  • Respond to inquiries via phone, email, in-person, or through remote access
  • Provide installation, and technical assistance on the delivery, configuration, set up, maintenance, and troubleshooting of computer systems, home network, hardware, and software
  • Record events, problems, and their solutions
  • Perform routine user account administration
  • Provide hardware and software training to individuals and groups
  • Maintain the IT knowledge base and end-user documentation
  • Develop step-by-step process’ for customers on using a home network, computer systems, hardware, and software, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned


Spending Authority: N/A

Other Authority: N/A



  • Excellent organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter and able to work independently
  • Adaptability
  • Ability to provide training and information in small and large group settings
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Excellent knowledge of computer systems, mobile devices, and other technology products
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and teamwork skills
  • Ability to read, understand, and apply information in technical manuals and journals
  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing with users, co-workers, and management
  • Ability to travel out of town occasionally to support customers and to attend training
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products
  • Proficient in Internet and WiFi networks
  • Proficient in outdoor fixed wireless networks

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (education, experience, skills)

  • Associates degree in related field
  • 5 years’ related experience



  • High school diploma and
  • 3 years’ experience in related field


  •  Industry standard certification such as MCP or CCNA may substitute for one year of the required work experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (education, experience, skills)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 6+ years’ IT support experience
  • 2 years’ supervisory experience


Most of the work is performed in a professional office and physically installing equipment on residential homes and commercial buildings, requiring routine walking, standing, bending, climbing a ladder to access rooftops, and carrying items weighing less than 50 lbs. Traveling on small aircraft or ferry is required and frequent.



• All employment at Tlingit & Haida is “at will”. This means that the employee or Tlingit & Haida may terminate employment at any time and for any reason. Unless specified in writing, no term of employment is expressed or implied for this position.
• Tlingit & Haida is a no tolerance workplace. All regular employees may be required to pass a pre-employment and subsequent random drug and alcohol screening to be eligible for and maintain employment.
• Tlingit & Haida requires a criminal background check be conducted on all employees. All employment offers are conditional until federal criminal background check results verify your eligibility to work for Tlingit & Haida.

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  • Location
    Wrangell, Alaska
  • Department
    Tribal Development
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $32.55 - $41.50