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Entry/Mid-Level Cabling Technician

Entry/Mid-Level Cabling Technician

Job ID 
2017-1339
# of Openings 
4
Job Locations 
US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 
8/17/2017
Active Clearance 
Yes
Category 
Information Technology

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Overview

Here at VT Group, our business units provide turnkey engineering and logistics, enterprise Information Technology, and C5ISR services worldwide, primarily in the DOD, commercial, and healthcare arenas.

 

 

VT Group is seeking FBI Entry/Mid-Level Cabling Technician located in Washington DC

Responsibilities

  • Install, appropriately secure, and dress-in all cabling and user desktop IT equipment
  • Assist in the integration, installation and testing of Audio/Video/Video Teleconferencing Systems
  • Assist in the de-installation, relocation and/or installation of systems
  • Support IT cable plant and equipment installation
  • Pull CAT 5, CAT 6 and Fiber

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma 
  • Minimum of three (3) years hands on experience as an installer for the Department of Defense and/or major telecommunications services or equipment providers.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Valid driver’s license


Other Qualifications:

 

  • Clearance – Minimum of DoD Secret (not interim). TS preferred

  • Ability to pass government background check and drug test

  • Experience installing Audio/Video/Video Teleconferencing Systems and desktops preferred

  • Experience with CAT 5&6 cabling and Fiber

  • Previous experience interpreting and complying with installation drawings and blueprints

  • Must possess the physical ability to climb ladders and work in confined spaces.

  • Must be skilled with and have prior experience using common installation power and hand tools including hand-held saws, drills (including hammer drills), hole punches, levels, crimpers, fusion splicers, and conduit benders.

  • Demonstrate a consistent record of good workmanship and compliance to standards.

  • Personnel shall demonstrate advanced speed and accuracy when performing tasks such as attaching fiber optic connectors, RJ-45 connectors, and DB type connectors.

  • Demonstrate above average speed and skill when performing tasks such as dressing cable installations so that the finished product presents a well organized and professional appearance.

  • BICSI technician certification a plus but not require

  • 1 – 3 years of experience

  • Experience in pulling copper and fiber cables in drop ceilings, under floor, or through conduit/cable tray conveyances

  • Experience in pulling large copper (25 pair +) and fiber riser (12 strand +) and other backbone cables from telecom closets to MDF’s.

  • Experience in terminating copper Cat6 and Cat6A connectors.  Preferred experience in terminating fiber LC and SC unicam connectors

  • Preferred experience in testing both copper and fiber cabling using Fluke DTX testers

  • Experience in understanding floor plan drawings showing locations of work area outlets, telecom closet layouts, rack/cabinet mounting/grounding, and other schematics

  • Experience in installation of cable conveyances such as J-hooks, cable tray, conduit, ladder rack in telecom closets

  • Ability to follow directions from crew leads and have good attendance record

  • Must be able to climb ladders, lifts, and access overhead drop ceiling areas 

 

 

 

 

Join VT Group if you want to serve with friendly and caring people who are dedicated to delivering critical services and helping our customers solve difficult problems in often world-changing circumstances.

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

VT Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

 

VT Group is a drug free workplace. All applicants must pass a drug test before beginning work or receiving an offer of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.