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Position Summary Under limited supervision, performs a variety of complex
tasks for electronic and technical assignments on data communications
equipment and systems. Involved with monitoring, operating, installing and
maintaining telecommunications systems. Includes telecommunications, voice
communications and data communications. Duties and Responsibilities Processes
requests for complex new installations, moves and reconfigurations of large
telecommunications systems. Makes recommendations on changes and improvements
to existing systems. Maintains and updates cable database records for voice
and data station equipment. Runs equipment and system tests. Troubleshoots
complex system problems and restores service to down stations/systems.
Maintains liaison with outside vendors and orders circuits and/or equipment as
required. Trains end-users on proper use of telecommunications equipment.
Completes complex terminal troubleshooting using appropriate diagnostic
equipment. Installs terminals, controllers, and test equipment and
investigates and restores service to nonworking lines and/or equipment to
working condition. Provides guidance to less experienced network technicians.
Complies with security procedures in the performance of duties. Education and
Experience Associate's Degree in a related discipline, or the equivalent
combination of education, technical training, or work experience and 5 to 7
years related experience. In some cases, educational requirements may be
adjusted or waived for more than 7 years applicable work experience. Work
experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely
applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market
shortages as reflected by market survey data. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Effective communication and interpersonal skills. Proficiency with PC usage,
communication cable fabrication, electrical test equipment usage, and network
equipment usage. JITC and ATEC experience preferred. Applicants must hold at
least a secret clearance and eligible to obtain a TS clearance after
Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged
U.S. Citizenship Required.