Satellite TV Installer

Satellite TV Installers install a limited range of digital reception equipment for either a customer or an enterprise. They perform limited fault finding on a range of digital reception equipment for both cable TV and free to air TV reception.

Personal requirements of a Satellite TV Installer may include:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem solving and fault finding
  • Manual dexterity

Satellite TV Installers may complete the following tasks:

  • Follow occupational health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
  • Use electrical skills in telecommunications work
  • Install and test an internet protocol device in convergence networks
  • Use hand and power tools
  • Install and terminate coaxial cable
  • Install digital reception equipment
  • Locate and rectify digital reception equipment faults
  • Install a satellite antenna
  • Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: AMCA Restricted Rule
  • Alter services to existing cabling system

This position requires the completion of a certificate level qualification in Telecommunications Digital Reception Technology plus on-the-job experience.