Engineering Technician 1

Job Locations US-NE-Omaha
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/7/2018 12:53 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Active Clearance
Manufacturing/Skilled Trade


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 1 located in Omaha, NE.


  • 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 CAT 5, CAT 6 and Fiber


Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma 
  • Knowledge of major telecommunications services or equipment providers.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Valid driver’s license
  • CPR certification


Other Qualifications:

  • Must have active TS or TS/SCI clearance
  • 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.

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
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance/Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Legal Services
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off



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.


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