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To hire a Brooklyn Networks Graduate:

Call 718-237-2017 x 153

Email Katherine Girgis  kgirgis@bwiny.org

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HIRE A BROOKLYN NETWORKS GRADUATE

Brooklyn Networks graduates are skilled, credentialed and ready to work in the cable installation fields. We can provide your firm with multiple candidates for a single hire, or meet your large-scale hiring needs, free of charge.

PRE-SCREENED

Brooklyn Networks selects individuals for training who demonstrate outstanding motivation, commitment and financial need. Every applicant must meet key minimum requirements before entering our training program:

  • All are licensed drivers
  • Our program has strict lateness and attendance policies,and we emphasize that being reliable and working hard are the best ways to succeed in a new career
  • All graduates have passed a drug test
TRAINED

Trainees undergo a full-time, six-week technical training in our cutting edge lab at NYC College of Technology that prepares them for immediate work as cable installers. We utilize the BICSI Level 1 ITS curriculum.  Over the course of their training, they complete hands-on exercises with guidance from veteran instructors. They acquire knowledge of industry standards and codes and learn fundamental skills in low-voltage cable installation. All training and tasks are in accordance with ANSI/TIA/EIA standards and the National Electric Code (NEC).  Some of the hands-on tasks Brooklyn Networks graduates can complete include:

  • Pulling Cable
  • Terminations
  • Connectorizations
  • Firestopping
  • OSHA workplace safety
CREDENTIALED

Graduates are trained with the BICSI Information Transportation Systems Level 1 curriculum, a standards and codes based curriculum, they also receive their OSHA 10 Certification.  The technical training takes place in our state-of-the art learning lab on the NYC College of Technology campus. 

EXPERIENCED

Brooklyn Networks has been providing skilled workers in the cable installation sector since 2001. We can offer employers more recent graduates for entry-level positions or more experienced graduates for Technician, Lead Tech and other advanced positions.

OTHER BENEFITS OF HIRING

Brooklyn Networks can provide you with pre-screened and skilled job candidates, free of charge. In some cases, we can connect you with on-the-job training (OJT) opportunities and wage subsidies where you would be reimbursed for wages paid for the new hire. Our technicians are able to work for any permanent positions or contract based projects as needed. Contact our job developer to find out what your company may be eligible for.

HOW TO HIRE A BROOKLYN NETWORKS GRADUATE

Contact our Job Developer Katherine Girgis at kgirgis@bwiny.org or 718-237-2017 x153, and she will connect you with technicians to suit your hiring needs.