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Electronics Technician I

Chugach Government Solutions, LLC Chesapeake ,VA
  • Posted: 27 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

 

Summary/General Description of Job:

The role of the Engineering Tech I is to provide day-to-day installation support for a variety of structured wiring and telecommunication system installations. Responsible for troubleshooting and repairing Infrastructure wiring and related communications equipment.  The Electronics Tech-I is responsible for the repair and maintenance of cable dressings, cable trays, conduits and making connectors for network cable plants, including category cable and fiber optic cabling. 

Essential Duties & Job Functions:

  • Working closely with the government sponsor(s) and other contractors/subcontractors in federal facilities;
  • Working knowledge of OSP/ISP voice network cabling, equipment and infrastructure, SPAWAR SIPH (Shore Installation Process Handbook),
  • Must have basic knowledge of DOD networks and communication.
  • Must be able to use Network infrastructure tools and test equipment
  • Review, analyze and correct deficiencies in technical drawings and system diagrams to provide red lines and As-Builts.
  • Provides technical solutions and recommendations to resolve installation discrepancies.
  • Strong coordination, organization, teaming and communication abilities
  • Works well individually or in a team environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and time constraints
  • Ability to carry 50 pounds unaided or 90-pound loads aided
  • Work in tight, cramped spaces such as equipment rack (IT) rooms and comm closets
  • Work on ladders and/or move up and down steep staircases as required
  • Develop, material requirements and equipment requirements,
  • Coordinate with drafters to develop and complete project drawing packages.
  • Other duties as assigned

Accountable For:

  • We expect this employee to be knowledgeable in all aspects of infrastructure and network cabling. Following best industry practices for infrastructure cabling and wiring within a variety of environments
  • We expect this employee to have expert knowledge of the installation of equipment racks, switches, other network peripherals and network cabling.

Job Requirements (Education, Experience, Professional Associations):

Mandatory

  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must have a Secret clearance or higher at the time of application
  • Must have a High School diploma or GED
  • Must have formal electronics training from a technical school, military A or C school in electronics or communications or a two year contractor apprenticeship with a minimum of 6 months of classroom training
  • Must have minimum 2 years’ experience with electronics repair, maintenance and checkout.
  • Running and lacing Ethernet and fiber cabling to include termination and testing.
  • Must have knowledge Installing / removing equipment and equipment mounts.
  • General knowledge of wired/wireless equipment installation and basic testing methods and procedures.
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to travel worldwide, except Afghanistan.
  • Must have own tools; we will provide test equipment

Preferred

  • Current Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) certs a plus
  • Knowledge of Department Of Defense DATA centers
  • General knowledge of operating principles for  wired  and wireless environments
  • Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) Certified Fiber Optic Installer
  • ETA Certified Fiber Optic Designer
  • Knowledge of Defense Health Agency best practices
  • Wireless network (802.11b/g/a/n, WLAN/WWAN/WMAN) survey/deployment/support experience is a plus
  • Air Magnet experience is also a plus

Chugach Government Solutions, LLC

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