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Telecommunications Technician

Paul Bunyan Communications has an opening for a Telecommunications Technician at our Grand Rapids, MN office.

Your primary tasks will include: 

  • Installation and maintenance of residential/business voice, video and internet services.
  • Responsible for sharing On-Call duties.
  • Must be able to work Saturday's and overtime as needed.

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • 2 year Telecommunication, Broadband, Computer, Electrical or related degree.
  • Power Limited Technicians license.
  • Knowledge of IP Key and PBX systems.
  • Knowledge of fiber optic and copper outside plant.

Paul Bunyan Communications offers a competitive salary and benefits package, while working for a stable, reliable employer. To apply, send a resume and application, including e-mail address by February 21st to the attention of:

Human Resources/ GR-IR
Paul Bunyan Communications
1831 Anne St. NW - Suite 100
Bemidji, MN 56601

Or email a PDF of your resume to employment@paulbunyan.net with the subject line "GR-IR".

PBC is an equal opportunity employer.


Windows Server Administrator (DSR-Video)

Paul Bunyan Communications has an opening for a Windows Server Administrator (DSR-VIDEO) at our Bemidji, MN office.

Your primary tasks will include: 

  • You will set up and maintain Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 servers.
  • You will set up and maintain Linux servers.
  • You will deploy new TV channels, diagnose and repair video quality issues.
  • You will identify and repair video quality issues.
  • You will troubleshoot issues and communicate solutions with our support personnel.
  • Limited 24x7 support will be required.

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • Extensive experience with Windows Server 2008, Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Experience with IPTV, video encoders (Motorola/RGB), Minerva, Microsoft Mediaroom, Linux servers, encryption, VOD, Hyper-V, SCOM, Powershell, Computer networking and multicast knowledge are big pluses.
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and communicate solutions to support personnel.

Paul Bunyan Communications offers a competitive salary and benefits package, while working for a stable, reliable employer. To apply, send a written resume, including e-mail address, salary requirements to:

Human Resources/DSR-VIDEO
Paul Bunyan Communications
1831 Anne St. NW - Suite 100
Bemidji, MN 56601

Or email a PDF of your resume to employment@paulbunyan.net with the subject line "DSR-VIDEO".

Position is open until filled. PBC is an equal opportunity employer.


Tier I Data Services Representative (Entry Level)

Paul Bunyan Communications is seeking qualified applicants to provide helpful, friendly and knowledgeable Internet technical support over the phone and in person at our Grand Rapids, MN office.

Applicants must have outstanding customer service and problem solving skills, along with experience in a business environment and a strong foundation of business ethics. Other responsibilities may include training, hardware/software installation and repair.

Extensive Windows, Macintosh and customer service experience is preferred. Linux and TCP/IP networking experience is a plus.

Applicants must be eager to learn about the many new technologies and digital services we offer.

Paul Bunyan Communications offers a competitive salary with an incredible benefits package, while working for a stable, reliable employer.

Post-secondary Education is required. Position will involve evening and weekend shifts.

Send a resume, (including e-mail address and salary requirements) by February 14th, to the attention of Human Resources/DSR-I, Paul Bunyan Communications, 1831 Anne St. NW, Bemidji, MN 56601.

PBC is an equal opportunity employer.


Tier II Data Services Representative

We have an opening for a Tier II Data Services Representative at our Bemidji, MN office.

Responsibilities will vary depending upon the qualifications of person hired, but may include: 

  • Providing end user support to internal and external customers
  • Building, configuration and administration of Windows and linux-based systems
  • Installation, configuration, and administration of servers and networks
  • Technical sales design and engineering

Qualifications include:  High school diploma plus successful completion of post-secondary education or advanced military training.  A valid driver’s license with an insurable driving history is also required.  In addition, the following skills/traits are desirable:

  • Passion for learning new technology
  • Strong work ethic
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to interact positively with technical and non-technical  customers
  • Technical support experience exhibiting evidence of strong analytical skills
  • Technical sales skills and/or experience
  • Ability to build, configure, and administer Windows based systems in support of customer networks
  • Extensive knowledge of PC and server hardware
  • Windows Server administration experience
  • Linux Server administration experience
  • Layer 2/VLAN Networking knowledge
  • Cisco IOS, IOS XE, or IOS XR experience is a plus
  • IPv4 / IPv6 Networking
  • MPLS knowledge
  • VoIP skills and knowledge
  • Document Imaging / Management skills
  • Experience with VMware, KVM, or other virtualization platforms
  • Experience maintaining services such as SMTP, IIS, DNS, FTP, CIFS
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Skills prioritizing and organizing work to meet deadlines
  • Experience with LDAP and/or Windows Directory services

This opening is for an on-site, full time position, in Bemidji, MN.  The workday will be primarily business hours but holidays, weekends, and an "on call" rotation may be required. 

Paul Bunyan Communications offers a competitive salary and an outstanding benefits package, while working for a stable, reliable employer. Please send a written resume, including e-mail address and salary requirements via postal mail to the attention of Human Resources/DSR-2, Paul Bunyan Communications, 1831 Anne St. NW, Bemidji, MN 56601 or pdf documents via e-mail to jobs@paulbunyan.net. Position(s) open until filled.

PBC is an equal opportunity employer.


Web Designer

Paul Bunyan Communications has an opening for a Web Designer at our Bemidji, MN office.

Our ideal candidate would possess:

  • Excellent visual design and user interface design skills.
  • An outstanding design portfolio.
  • Experience in web site design and development.
  • Strong skills with Photoshop, HTML and CSS.
  • Experience with JavaScript, SQL/MySQL, PHP, JQuery.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A passion for creating web sites.

Paul Bunyan Communications offers a competitive salary and benefits package, while working for a stable, reliable employer. Send a written resume, including e-mail address, salary requirements and URL to design portfolios to the attention of Personnel Supervisor/DSR-WEB, Paul Bunyan Communications, 1831 Anne St. NW - Suite 100, Bemidji, MN 56601.

Position is open until filled. PBC is an equal opportunity employer.