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About CTC

 

CTC started in 1950, determined to provide convenient and reliable communication for our community. Today, CTC continues to set the standard in telecommunications for the Brainerd Lakes Area and beyond, while still striving to improve and expand our service areas by delivering state-of-the-art internet, TV, and phone services.

 

As a cooperative, CTC is owned by our members, guided by our Board of Directors, and driven by our mission to empower our members, employees, and communities through exceptional service and life-changing technology solutions for a sustainable future.

Our Culture

 

At CTC, we give employees a chance to thrive in a competitive and fun environment. Every one of our employees (less than 100!) is a critical piece to our success. If you’re eager to learn in an ever-changing industry and thrive in a fast-paced environment, CTC is your place.

Our Mission

 

To empower our members, employees, and communities through exceptional service and lifechanging technology solutions for a sustainable future.

Our Vision

 

Through technology leadership, smart growth, and community engagement, our cooperative will demonstrate extraordinary focus to positively transform those we serve.

Growth

 

CTC’s service area continues to expand in a BIG way. As a technology service advisor, we partner with organizations and communities throughout the nation. We work with utilities, municipalities, and government entities by offering technical expertise, system infrastructure, and leadership to build state-of-the-art fiber and wireless networks.

 

That’s a lot of growth! To keep up with our mission to provide exceptional service, we’re looking to expand our team.

“My favorite thing about CTC is our drive to always be the best in the business while having a good sense of humor and finding some fun in our work day.”

-Kristi Westbrock, CEO

Values

Member Experience

Excellence is expected. We strive for stellar experiences for all of our members, even those that require extra patience. We will be proud of our image in the community and actively participate and support engagement efforts for the betterment of the places we serve.

Accountability

We will always be able to justify our actions or decisions for the betterment of our membership. We will be responsible stewards of the Cooperative and require the same level of accountability from our teams. Relying on each other for support, advice and collaboration is key to a trusting relationship.

Competition

Our competitors fear us. We are bold, fun, goal-achieving players in our marketplace and workplace. Our employees are recognized for results that make us winners. Working together as a cohesive team propels our success.

Innovation

Our minds will be open in exploring advanced and creative ways to service our current and future membership. We will take the same approach in managing our teams. The services we deploy will represent our technical expertise. We will be expers in each of our respective lines of business.

Performance

Results drive us to work hard and smart each day. We are goal achievers. There is no room for subpar outcomes. Consistency leads to success.

Work Hard, Play Hard

 

Working at CTC means having fun! From go-karts, bumper cars, and minigolf to parades and pontoon rides, CTC offers a multitude of fun optional activities. With frequent golfing events giving you a chance to play tournaments with our team, company movie nights for employees and their families, and catered events with some of the best restaurants in the area, there’s never a dull moment.

OPEN POSITIONS AT CTC

Account Executive
– Iron Range

 

Do you thrive in a fast-paced and changing technology environment? Are you detail-oriented with solid organizational savvy and excellent communication skills?

 

CTC, a competitive telecommunications company located in Brainerd, Minnesota, has an immediate opening for an Account Executive.

 

With a 67 year history in the Brainerd Lakes area and surrounding communities, CTC provides internet, phone and TV services to residents and businesses. CTC is known for providing exceptional service and technology solutions to its members while maintaining a reputation as one of the best employers in the area.

 

The primary responsibility of the Business Account Executive is to promote and sell CTC’s products and services including Internet, Metro Ethernet, Hosted IP Telephone (HPBX), SIP, PRI and Traditional TDM if needed. The Account Executive will prospect for new Business sales opportunities, identify sales applications, proposes solutions, and close the sale.

 

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma, two-year degree, or equivalent work experience.
  • Strong knowledge of inbound and outbound sales is preferred but not required.

 

CTC offers a comprehensive compensation package with excellent benefits including health, vision, dental, 401(k), paid vacation and holidays. Pre-employment drug testing is required. CTC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 

If you are interested in joining the CTC team, please use the adjacent form to submit your resume by February 3, 2023.

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

 

Are you a self-motivated and organized individual with a creative mind? Are you an excellent communicator? If so, our team would love to meet you!

 

CTC, a competitive telecommunications company located in Brainerd, Minnesota, has an immediate opening for a Marketing and Communications Coordinator.

 

The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will initiate, support, and manage projects and campaigns for CTC and the Smiles for Jake non-profit organizations. This will include, but isn’t limited to copywriting, social media, advertising, and all other marketing materials. The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will also be responsible for assigning, monitoring, and measuring marketing and communications efforts, along with planning and attending events. This position will require someone who is a self-starter, is strong with organizational and multi-tasking, is creative and is able prioritize projects to meet multiple deadlines.

 

Education and Experience:

  • A degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism, or equivalent work experience.
  • The willingness to acquire the appropriate training, certifications, or licenses.

 

CTC offers a comprehensive compensation package with excellent benefits. Pre-employment drug testing is required. CTC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 

If you are interested in joining the CTC team, please use the adjacent form to submit your resume by February 3, 2023.

Associate Account Executive

 

Are you a technology wiz? Do you enjoy building working relationships with your peers and the communities you serve? We’d love to chat with you about our open Associate Account Executive position!

 

CTC, a competitive telecommunications company located in Brainerd, Minnesota, has an immediate opening for an Associate Account Executive.

 

The Associate Account Executive will be responsible for promoting and selling CTC’s products and services to residential customers including telephone, Internet, and Digital TV. The Associate Account Executive will prospect for new sales opportunities by connecting with current and/or new members through in-bound and out-bound calls, door to door marketing campaigns, and walk-in traffic.

 

To be successful in this position, the Associate Account Executive must be well organized and have the ability to communicate in a friendly manner, both orally and in writing. This position will require occasional overnight travel within CTC’s service territory areas.

 

Education and Experience:

  • A high school degree, two-year degree, or equivalent work experience.
  • Must be willing to acquire appropriate training, certifications, or licenses.
  • Must obtain a valid Minnesota driver’s license.

 

CTC offers a comprehensive compensation package with excellent benefits. Pre-employment drug testing is required. CTC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 

If you are interested in joining the CTC team, please use the adjacent form to submit your resume by February 17, 2023.

CTC is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer

 

CTC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, disability, age, marital status, familial status, genetic information membership or activity in local human rights commission, or status with regard to public assistance, or other status protected by local or national law. CTC will not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment practices including, but not limited to, the following: hiring, upgrading, demotion, transfer, recruitment or recruitment advertising, selection, layoff, disciplinary action, termination, rates of pay or other forms of compensation, and selection for training, including apprenticeship. CTC provides reasonable accommodation to applicants and employees with disabilities.

 

If, due to a disability, you require a reasonable accommodation to navigate this site and/or complete the application process, please call us at 218-454-1234 or email us at hr@goctc.com.