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More than a job. A rewarding career.

OK, so you weren’t considering a career with DISH by AEI … but, before you click “close,” consider 4 things:

  1. We provide a company van.
  2. Techs work independently, rarely reporting to the office.
  3. Technicians travel to customers’ homes in our vans.
  4. We’ve never had to lay off anyone.

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Interested in DISH by AEI?

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We are hiring installers/technicians throughout WI & MI, including the cities below.

Please apply online to start the process.

Satellite Installation Technician
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AEI is a growing organization with a variety of exciting careers available. See career opportunities here

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  • Aurora 470-A Anges St., Niagara, WI 54151
  • Byron Center 160 84th St, Suite 10, Byron Center, MI 49315
  • Chippewa Falls 1692 Hallie Rd, Suite 4 Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
  • Grayling* 5761 W North Down River Rd, Grayling, MI 49738
  • Green Bay* 3120 Holmgren Way Suite B, Green Bay, WI 54304
  • Madison* 4788 McFarland Court, McFarland, WI 53558
  • Minocqua* 8635 Camp Pinemere Rd, Suite B Minocqua, WI 54548-9035
  • Saginaw 3829 Wolf Rd, Saginaw, MI 48601
  • Traverse City* 3660 Rennie School Rd, Suite B, Traverse City, MI 49686
  • Stevens Point* 4925 Coye Drive, Suite I, Stevens Point, WI  54481

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Contact a DISH by AEI human resources pro at 1-800-NEW-TECH.

  • Paid training (6 weeks)
  • Competitive piecework rates
  • Dental and vision benefits
  • Health Insurance
  • Holiday and paid vacation
  • Tool assistance program
  • 401K plan
  • AEI apparel

Alternative Entertainment, Inc. (AEI Dish) is headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, an area steeped in tradition with a reputation for excellence in football. Founded in 1998, AEI has earned its own reputation as one of DISH Network's leading Regional Service Providers (RSP) with eight offices in the Midwest region spanning Wisconsin and Michigan. We are a private company with approximately 450 employees.
Learn more about DISH by AEI now!

Current Openings:
Satellite System Installers in all rural areas throughout Wisconsin and Michigan

Our field based Installers work to install our equipment and teach our customers how to use their state-of-the-art DISH Network satellite TV system. DISH Network Installers are supported by a strong team of AEI employees including Customer Service Representatives, Trainers, Quality Assurance Specialists, Inventory Specialists, and Managers. If you love cutting edge technology, daily challenge, working outdoors and are committed to providing a world-class customer experience every day, an AEI Installer job is a great place to start.

Education and Experience: The Satellite System Installer/Technician spearheads the installation, as well as assists with testing and repairing equipment that receives digital signals for residential customers by performing the following duties:

  • Uses problem-solving and technical skills to install satellite dishes and related equipment
  • Evaluates job site to assess optimal placement of satellite dish and communicates with customers to review the installation process
  • Troubleshoots systems to determine the appropriate resolution for reported problems with usage
  • Provides customer education regarding system usage
  • Manages the administrative processes including van inventory and appropriate documentation
  • Ensures that the highest quality of service is provided to promote superior customer satisfaction
  • Adheres to safety guidelines and requirements

Requirements for this position:

  • Good work history—construction/cable/satellite industry experience is a plus (must be able to work out doors in all kinds of weather)
  • A valid drivers license with a good driving record
  • Must be able to carry up to 70 pounds up a ladder
  • No fear of heights
  • Able to work in small spaces

Skills and Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and the ability to learn and perform required duties. A background check and drug test will be performed as part of pre-employment process, as well as a Isokinetics strength tests. To watch a video on Isokinetics tests click on one of the two we require, knee test or shoulder test.

Did you know?

Our best technicians don’t necessarily have a background in satellite television installation. Rather, they join the DISH by AEI team from:

  • Technical colleges
  • Customer service positions
  • Construction jobs of all types

So, whether you have experience in customer service, as an electrician, or have worked as a general laborer, Dish believes we have a career path in which you’ll be interested.