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 Engineering Technician 5 (Lead) located in Omaha, NE.
Perform site surveys to confirm prevailing site conditions.
Work with the Government Project Manager in finalizing a schedule to support installation activities at the new C2 Facility site.
Attend planned and/or ad hoc coordination meetings.
Provide technical support, installation, test, and checkout of C4ISR and IT equipment and associated cabling to include:
Uncrate all equipment slated for installation and conduct inspections and inventory of all cable spools, equipment and subcomponents
Conduct performance tests of all installed optical fiber,
Cat6A and serial cabling and provide associated cable test results in both soft and hard copy formats
Clean and re-test all optical fiber strands that do not pass optical loss performance tests. If cleaning does not remedy the failed test, re-terminate the fiber and re-test.
Provide and install on each installed cable, computer generated labels at both ends of each cable in accordance with the IDP.
Maintain an Excel spreadsheet with cabling data for each of the cables being installed to facilitate preparation of cable labels.
Install on each multi-user terminal outlet assembly (MUTOA), outlet box and/or patch sub-modules, computer generated labels in accordance with the IDP.
Update and maintain all design documents by marking all red-lined changes during the course of installation
Document test results of cabling, equipment and materials in accordance with CDRL A013
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, test and terminate CAT5, CAT5e, CAT 6, copper and fiber
Twelve (12) years of practical experience as an installer of Shore C4ISR equipment for the Department of Defense and/or major telecommunications services or equipment providers
Must have one of the following:
Associates Degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Technology, Information Technology or similiar
Four (4) years of U.S. military service as a technician
Completion of a formal two year or more contractor apprenticeship in a related field that included at least six months of formal classroom training and address electrical circuit theory, electromagnetic radiation, and other disciplines related to C4ISR installations
An active DOD Secret clearance; TS/SCI preferred.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
Must be able to effectively lead a crew of other installers in the completion of multiple site locations.
Effectively brief site personnel on the installation status and on future plans for completing the installation
Understand and correctly red-line as-built drawings.
Locate and correct installation errors such as standards violations and incorrect wiring.
Possess Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) Information Transport Systems (ITS) Installer certification and Technician certification
Valid driver’s license
Valid Electrician’s License
VT Group offers eligible employees a variety of comprehensive benefits programs, which may include:
Medical insurance through a nationwide network
Dental insurance for preventive, basic and major services
Vision insurance that covers a wide range of services (subject to a specific co-pay or co-insurance amount)
Flexible Spending Account (FSA) for eligible health care and dependent care expenses
Life Insurance/Accidental Death & Dismemberment
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
401(k) Retirement Plan
Paid Time Off
Join VT Groupif 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.