CBI Cables is a family owned and operated manufacturing company located in Oriskany, NY, that has been in business for nearly 40 years. We provide quality cable assemblies and related goods to the entertainment and music industry. In anticipation of the economy re-opening, we are hiring to fill the following permanent positions.

Wire Technician

CBI Cables, a leading manufacturer and distributor of audio, video, data, and power cabling products for the entertainment industry for nearly 40 years, is growing rapidly as the demand for shows and live events comes roaring back in 2021. We are have several immediate positions to fill at our Oriskany, NY location in our cable assembly team. No experience is necessary, and all relevant training will be provided.

CBI is a family owned and operated company with a reputation within our industry for producing quality cables. Our organization also enjoys an excellent employee retention record. The average wire technician has been with us for 15 years.

We only work one daytime shift and work hours are Monday-Friday 7:30am – 4:00pm. CBI maintains a clean, air conditioned, and safe work environment, and our management team has a strong commitment to the development of our current and new team members.

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for, we would love to hear from you soon. Come visit us in person and complete an application. Factory tours are available by appointment.

Job Duties:

  • Practice and follow all CBI Cables Safety Policies daily

  • Preparation and termination of wires on a large variety of cables utilizing a soldering iron, crimping tools and cordless screwdrivers to complete various cable assemblies.

  • Inspect and test finished products as needed

  • Record a list of all produced items on a daily basis

  • Maintain a clean and safe work station both during and at the end of the work shift

Required Skills:

  • Ability to read, learn, and build from simple wiring schematics

  • Ability to work well with others in a fast paced production environment

  • Must posses the ability to learn and retain simple assembly procedures and techniques

  • Must be a self starter with the ability to work independently to produce high quality products in a timely fashion

  • Ability to use hand tools such as soldering irons, crimpers, cordless screwdrivers, heat guns, and wire snips


  • This position is piece-rate, typically allowing rapid pay increases in pay during the first year, with a guaranteed minimum pay during training. Prior experience and education will be considered as we seek to fill multiple positions.

  • In addition to competitive wages, we offer paid sick time, paid vacation time, paid holidays, competitive health plan, an IRA Retirement Plan and paid life insurance.

All positions are regular business hours Monday through Friday in our Oriskany, New York facility.


•    Fully paid training program
•    Competitive base salary, plus commission and incentives for Sales Team positions
•    Benefits package including health, vision, and dental insurance, retirement and paid time off
•    Monday through Friday business hours
•    Opportunity for advancement

To be considered for any open positions, please email your resume to michelles@cbicables.com or apply in person at: 6152 County Seat Rd, Oriskany, NY 13403

CBI Cables is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.